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IDA Blasts Alaska Zoo Board Delay on Transfer of Elephant
Animals  (tags: maggie, animal, AnimalCruelty, animalabuse, elephant, sanctuary, zoo, alaska )

- 3128 days ago -
Another Winter is a Death Sentence for Maggie, Group Charges Anchorage, Alaska--In Defense of Animals (IDA) today blasted the Alaska Zoo Board of Directors for delaying by at least a month the decision on where to relocate Maggie.
Maggie the Elephant: California Dreamin!
Animals  (tags: maggie, elephant, alaska, zoo, prayers answered!!! )

- 3068 days ago -
It's official: The Alaska Zoo has announced its board has unanimously chosen the Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) elephant sanctuary in San Andreas, Calif., as the first choice for a new home for Maggie, The board also plans to attempt to move her
Elephant Set on Fire By Mob, Horrible Cruelty
Animals  (tags: elephant, cruelty, torture, fire, asia, habitat encroachment, abuse, ethics, environment, society, violence, abused, AnimalCruelty, animalcruelty, cruelty, ethics, habitat, investigation, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2784 days ago -
Its entire body in flames, the elephant ran wildly in all directions looking for water. But the mob beat drums and threw firecrackers to block its escape routes. Blinded with pain and disoriented, it would crash to its knees, struggle to its feet and run
Elephant Condemned to Death - 24 Hours to Save Him! (By 7 January)
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, abuse, endangered, environment, protection, wildlife, elephant )

- 2954 days ago -
Tusker a wild elephant that hangs around a camp in Zimbabwe had been condemned to death through no fault of his own. He will be shot on 7 January 2008.
Protect Elephants: No Trade in Ivory Sign This Petition to Make Your Voice Heard!
Animals  (tags: ELEPHANT, ivory, petition )

- 3160 days ago -
ACT NOW! CITES will end JUNE15, 2007. Don't wait until it's too late! Let the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service delegation to CITES know that U.S. citizens want to protect elephants. Sign this petition to make your voice heard!
VIDEO: Maggie Comes to San Andreas
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, Maggie, elephant, Alaska zoo, Paws Sanctuary )

- 3014 days ago -
Watch Maggie as she stepped foot on California soil for the very first time as her new family anixously watch to greet their African sister from Alaska. All our YEARS of hard work-- Petitions, Letters, Calls and sleepless nights Paid Off- Maggie is FREE!!
PLEASE TAKE ACTION: Elephant Twiggy Needs Help (Belgrade Zoo) SHE IS PITIFUL
Animals  (tags: elephant, abuse, animalsuffering, cruelty, sadness, lonley, suffering, AnimalCruelty, rescue )

- 3013 days ago -
Twiggy, an elephant, has lived 15 years under dreadful conditions in the zoo of Belgrado. Twiggy is alone, since "BOY" died of cancer to his legs! Twiggy will die too if not helped!
Audio/Video: Maggie the Elephant - Walls of Stone   video
Animals  (tags: Maggie, Elephant, Alaska, caged, cruelty, sanctuary, companionship )

- 3183 days ago -
Maggie is an African elephant in captivity at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage. Is she happy? Should she be moved to a Sanctuary? Visit Walls of Stone written and sung by Leola Marion Adams. Video by Brian George Smith, filmmaker
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, maggie, elephant, alaska zoo, zoo, paws )

- 3087 days ago -
A famous animal lover is coming to Alaska. Former host of the Price is Right, Bob Barker, will be in Anchorage on Monday to talk about Maggie, the zoo's lone elephant. I LOVE YOU BOB BARKER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
NED, Abused Circus Elephant Confiscated By the USDA, on His Way to Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: USDA, elephant, sanctuary, rescue, abuse. suffering, wildanimals )

- 2645 days ago -
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Tell AZA That Elephant Lucky Cannot Be Kept Alone (Again)
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, ethics, zoo, elephant )

- 961 days ago -
Please join us in asking the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) to enforce their own standards and deny the San Antonio Zoo the ability to leave Lucky alone, again.
PHONE-A-THON FOR MAGGIE: PLEASE CALL!!! Zoo Board Meeting Wed. Sept. 12th.
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalsuffering, elephant, maggie, alaska, zoo, phoneathon )

- 3070 days ago -
The Alaska Zoo Board is meeting Weds, 9/12, Friends of Maggie sent a message with suggested questions to keep the zoo's phone lines busy. A Phone-a-thon around the clock for Maggie..PLEASE CALL!! We need answers!
Stop the Senseless Slaughter of Elephants! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: elephant, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, poaching, cruelty, death, protection, wildlife, slaughter, killing )

- 1450 days ago -
Recent news reports show that poachers have gone on a killing spree -- slaughtering over 200 elephants in Cameroon National Park. The slaughter was first discovered when scores of baby elephants, who lost their parents to poachers, were seen abandoned..
Elephant Bull, Shot Dead 4 Being in Musth, in South Africa
Animals  (tags: elephant, bull, musth, South Africa, Kruger National Park, tourists, tusks, dead, shot and killed, car )

- 753 days ago -
Park officials later shot the elephant which was in musth, a periodic condition in males that makes them aggressive when their testosterone levels rise by up to 60 times. It also had an injury, which is believed to have increased its aggressiveness.

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