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Elephant Fatally Tramples Thai Handler, Runs Off With Russian Tourists
Offbeat  (tags: elephant, elephants welfare )

Stephen
- 5 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
An elephant trampled its handler to death and ran off with two Russian tourists - a mother and her nine-year-old daughter - who were riding it during a trek in southern Thailand, police said Monday. ~sanctuary tours would prevent this.
URGENT: Help Nosey the Elephant in Texas TODAY! | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA
Animals  (tags: Nosey, elephant, animalcruelty, abused, suffering )

Jean
- 9 days ago - peta.org
Nosey the elephant, lame and hurting, is currently traveling through Texas, where she will likely be forced to give rides and perform grueling circus tricks at the Navarro County Exposition Center in Corsicana as part of the Family Fun Circus on November
VICTORY for Nosey in Texas! ~ Thank You To Everyone Who Took Action For Nosey
Animals  (tags: Elephant, Nosey, Circus, Good News, Victory, Thank You )

Sharon
- 16 days ago - peta.org
We've achieved an all-out victory in Texas for Nosey, as all the venues in the state that were planning to host her this week have cancelled her appearances Thanks to u taking action Nosey's been spared a week of exhausting & painful circus performances
Petition: Caretaker Pounds Elephant Calf With Iron Rod! Improve Animal Welfare at Mysore Zoo, India! | YouSignAnimals.Org
Animals  (tags: elephant, calf, beaten, caretaker, Mysore zoo, India, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, environment, humans, investigation, protection, slaughter, sadness, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, society )

Susanne
- 42 days ago - yousignanimals.org
An elephant calf was filmed while being pounded inside the Mysore zoo enclosure by a caretaker using an iron rod. A foreign tourist managed to capture the scene and later sent them to news station in the United States.
Stop Allowing Abused Elephant "Nosey" in Wms. County OH Fair! - Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Animals, Nosey, elephant, animal abuse, county OH fair )

Scooby
- 57 days ago - change.org
A board-certified veterinarian and elephant expert said that Nosey's case is "the worst, most prolonged, documented example of an uncorrected case of suffering and abuse in an elephant I have ever reviewed." Enough said.
Petition | Keep Raju the Crying Elephant Free! | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: Rajju, rescued, elephant, beaten, chained, spiked, approximately 50 years, india, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment )

Susanne
- 62 days ago - change.org
Don't let them put Raju back into a life of misery and spiked chains! We rescued Raju after he spent approximately 50 years chained up, beaten, and help captive by beggars in India. His rescue story went viral online ...
Trunk Training! Adorable Two-Week-Old Elephant Learns How to Blow Bubbles in the Water for the First Time
Offbeat  (tags: Adorable, baby, elephant, bubbles, animals )

Scooby
- 71 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Remember learning to suck milkshake through a straw for the first time? Or when you first got the hang of blowing bubbles in the bath? The sensation is no different for a baby elephant.
The Agonizing Story of Nosey the Circus Elephant
Offbeat  (tags: Nosey, elephant, tortured, suffering, abused, circus, rides )

Julie
- 71 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
Karen Ess, an elephant activist wonders how many violations would it take for the USDA to revoke Liebel's license? As such, her main concern is that, Nosey's deteriorating health could trigger unpredictable behaviours, placing humans in harm's way.
USDA: Confiscate Nosey! Her Life Depends on It! URGENT! PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: Nosey, Elephant, URGENT, HELP!, animal welfare, Animal Cruelty, abuse, environment, animalcruelty, wildlife, sadness, suffering, protection )

Julie
- 71 days ago - peta.org
Arthritis is agonizing, and for captive elephants, it can be a death sentence.
Baby Elephant Is Squeezed Into the Back of a Four-Seater Plane to Escape Poachers Who Slaughtered Its Family
Offbeat  (tags: Baby, elephant, plane, rescued, sad news )

Scooby
- 72 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This is the incredible moment a baby elephant was flown in the back of a four-seater plane to escape from poachers who slaughtered its entire family.
This Elephant Totally Dunked a Basketball (Video)
Animals  (tags: elephant, basketball, cute )

Giana
- 78 days ago - sports.yahoo.com
The internet has seen its fair share of basketball-playing animals, from these rats to this dog. It's a fair bet that these animals' owners and trainers had to oversee many hours of training to get these creatures to carry out athletic tasks and actions.
Raju the Crying Elephant Faces Life Back in Chains After Cruel Former Owners Launch Legal Battle to Win Him Back
Animals  (tags: world, animals, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, habitat, humans, raju, elephant, legal, battle )

Darren
- 81 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The creature captured the hearts of people from around the world when he cried as he was freed from chains after 50 years. Now his former owners, who used him to beg, are trying to get him back. Raju's fate will be decided at a court hearing in. . .
Bella and Bubbles: An Unlikely Inseparable Pair --- Cuteness Overload Warning
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dog, Bella, elephant, Bubbles, pool, river, friendship, Myrtle Beach Safari, ivory poaching, animal abandonment )

Lynn
- 112 days ago - blog.theanimalrescuesite.com
Bella and Bubbles are one unlikely couple but this dog and elephant pair are inseparable! Their love of water has brought these two together and they've been splashing around ever since...
Suda - The Painting Elephant - YouTube   video
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, suda, elephant, paints self-portrait, amazing video )

BarbCat
- 114 days ago - youtube.com
This is a video I shot of a 4 year old elephant named Suda painting a picture of herself at the Maetaeng Elephant Camp in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Last Chain On Billie - How One Extraordinary Elephant Escaped the Big Top -GREAT READ!!!
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant, Billie, circus, big top, no more, story, saved, good news, animal welfare, animal advocates, saved, healing, No To Circus's! )

Julie
- 119 days ago - us.macmillan.com
The compelling story of Billie's battle to reclaim her old self is a testament to the intelligence, emotional complexity and remarkable strength of all elephants, captive or free.
 

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