START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Animals

This Image Of Elephants Struggling To Cross A Highway Divider Is Anything But Cute !!!
Animals  (tags: elephants, india, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )

Angela
- 9 days ago - indiatimes.com
A reality that elephants have to struggle with every day in India. The reason ? LACK OF EMPATHY IN HUMANS
Ask CITES to Classify African Elephants as Highly Endangered PETITION
Animals  (tags: CITES, elephants, highly endangered, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 14 days ago - change.org
Every 2 years, CITES, the organization that determines whether species are classified as threatened, endangered or highly endangered, is going to hold their convention
World Elephant Day: Poaching Remains âEUR~Unacceptably HighâEUR(TM) for African Elephants
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, slaughter, elephants, World elephant Day, protection, rescued, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 17 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The sharp upward trend of killing elephants for the illegal ivory trade, which started in 2006, may be slowing down, but levels of poaching still remain far too high to allow elephant populations to recover, according to the CITES.
End the Suffering at Thailand's Surin Elephant Festival!
Animals  (tags: elephants, suffering, abuse, abused, law, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, endangered, ethics, humans, investigation, protection, sadness, wildanimals )

Sara
- 17 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
The illegal elephant trade is surging in Thailand, propelled by the tourism and entertainment industries. At the center of it all is the horrifying Surin Elephant Festival. Join us in asking the Thai government to phase out the elephant entertainment
AUGUST 12 WORLD ELEPHANT DAY
Animals  (tags: paws, elephants, World Elephant Day, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, humans, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 17 days ago - campaign.r20.constantcontact.com
Help PAWS spread the message that elephants are not ours to use for trinkets, recreation, entertainment or display.
Stop the Worldwide Slaughter of Elephants PETITION
Animals  (tags: slaughter, ELEPHANTS, elephants abused, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, killing, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 18 days ago - go.saveanimalsfacingextinction.org
On average, an elephant is slaughtered every 15 minutes to fuel the illegal ivory trade. Unless something changes quickly, we risk living in a world where these majestic animals donâEUR(TM)t exist in the wild.
Elephant Poaching in Africa Down, But Still Far Too High: CITES
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, elephants, killing, animals animal welfare )

Cal
- 31 days ago - reuters.com
The illegal killing of African elephants for their ivory seems to have fallen from record peaks but poaching of the animal is still far too high, an international report said on Thursday.
Stop Abusing Elephants to Entertain Tourists PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, elephants, animalcruelty, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 36 days ago - forcechange.com
Outlaw stealing elephants from the wild and using abusive training methods to get them used to people.
Stop the Enslavement and Abuse of Elephants for Tourists
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, elephants, pachyderms, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, wildanimals, wildlife )

Joyce
- 43 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Stop forcing elephants to be tourist attractions as rides and stop forcing them to perform tricks for entertainment. Elephants are gentle giants. They belong in the wild. Those in forced captivity should be retired to an accredited sanctuary.
Europe: Stop the Elephant Slaughter!
Animals  (tags: elephants, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, ivory trade, killed, killing, endangered, extinction, animalcruelty, death, humans, investigation, law, environment, sadness, protection )

Sara
- 47 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
African governments will deliver our giant call straight into key meetings to build support for the ban -- sign now to keep our elephants safe, and share with everyone you know.
Tell the EU: Support the Ivory Ban!
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, elephants, endangered, extinction, death, protection, law, humans, conservation, crime, wildanimals, wildlife, slaughter, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, killed, killing )

Sara
- 50 days ago - go.saveanimalsfacingextinction.org
The European commission officially OPPOSED a comprehensive global ban on the ivory trade. Without their support, we could lose the elephant forever. Sign our petition telling the EU to support a global ban on the illegal ivory trade!
Zimbabwe: Pride of Lions Kills 5 Poachers and Injures 3 Others
Animals  (tags: pride of lions, poachers killed, elephants, zimbabwe, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, environment, humans, wildanimals )

Lone
- 50 days ago - worldnewsdailyreport.com
The victims are local poachers who were illegally hunting for elephants inside the boundaries the national park, when they were surprised by a group of almost twenty adult Southwest African lions, the same species as Cecil the Lion, who died
Poaching Leaves Elephant Daughters in Charge
Animals  (tags: poaching, elephants, elephant daughters, illegal hunting, matriarchs, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, extinction, humans, wildlife )

Lone
- 50 days ago - mobile.nytimes.com
As illegal hunting thins out the ranks of matriarchs, their daughters are taking over as leaders of their social groups.
Save the Mount Elgon Elephants Appeal - Born Free Foundation   video
Animals  (tags: elephants, preservation, Endangered Species )

Jennifer
- 59 days ago - youtube.com
The pressures on elephants and their habitat are growing. Please help Born Free to support the Kenya Wildlife Service and Kenya Forest Service to protect Mount Elgon's elephants and forests. #SaveElgonEles
Petition to Help 4 Abused Elephants. Change.Org
Animals  (tags: elephants, exploitation, circus, suffering )

Yusuf
- 63 days ago - change.org
Please sign 39321 signatures so far
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with Elephants

top story finders in Animals

1. Nyack Clancy 126 popular stories

2. Carole K. 125 popular stories

3. Animae C. 122 popular stories

4. Ljiljana Milic 122 popular stories

5. Mary T. 116 popular stories

6. natasha salgado 114 popular stories

7. Lawren R. 110 popular stories

8. Laura H. 109 popular stories

9. Pat B. 107 popular stories

10. Anne M No Fwd Pls 106 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.