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Elephant Runs Away from Circus

Elephant Runs Away from Circus
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Elephant escapes from circus and gallops across a car park in Blackpool, Ireland. Photo Credit: rockinred1969 via Flickr.

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5:26AM PST on Jan 13, 2013

One smart elephant - run to freedom baby!!!

9:15AM PDT on Aug 12, 2012

Ik zou ook wegrennen

1:48PM PDT on Aug 7, 2012


11:21AM PDT on Aug 7, 2012

Great story--notice how the 'handler' defended himself that there was no danger to humans--but didn't mention that the animals might be miserable!!

4:18AM PDT on Aug 7, 2012

Very smart elephant

3:18AM PDT on Aug 6, 2012


2:54PM PDT on Aug 5, 2012

SO glad that the elephant found a way to run from that circus...keep running and don't look back!

2:37PM PDT on Aug 5, 2012

Boycott all circuses. It's the only way to stop the abuse.

12:10PM PDT on Aug 5, 2012

How unhappy he must have been! Boycott all circuses that use animals.

11:43AM PDT on Aug 5, 2012

thanks for sharing

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