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Petition: Babies Need Their Moms: Stop the Illegal Asian Elephant Trade - The Animal Rescue Site
Animals  (tags: elephants, baby elephants, poachers, tourism, hunting, Safari hunting parks, ivory, Thailand, Burma, Asia, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelt )

- 132 days ago -
Asian elephants are suffering greatly at the hands of poachers. The illegal elephant trade is flourishing in Thailand & Burma, where wild elephants are captured and sold for their ivory or for tourism. Baby elephants are the most valuable commodities...
ACTION ALERT; No More Baby Elephants to Be Captured for Chinese Zoos!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, baby elephants, sadness, suffering, humans, extinction, endangered, conservation, animalwelfare, animalrights )

- 651 days ago -
Why this is important In November, four elephant calves were caught from the wild, removed from their mothers and family group and exported from Zimbabwe to China.
PLEASE SIGN: Tell Thailand to End the Torture of Baby Elephants
Animals  (tags: baby elephants, Thailand, Burma, tourist camps, British tourists, abuse, animals, animalcruelty, suffering, death, crime, killing, Elephant Family, documentary, Baby Elephant Smuggling )

- 876 days ago -
The booming industry of baby elephant camps for British tourists visiting Thailand is fueling a brutal smuggling trade, killing as many as 5 Asian elephants in the Burma wild for each stolen baby, which is then beaten and starved to break its spirit.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Elephant Begging! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: elephants, abused, baby elephants, tortured, exploitated, cruelty, elephant begging )

- 1082 days ago -
Many people in this great country do not realize it, but baby elephants are being forced to beg on the streets of their great country. This is wrong for many reasons including the fact that these elephants are poorly treated by their handlers.
Video of Baby Elephants and Their Keepers - Nairobi National Park.
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animalwelfare, baby elephants )

- 1173 days ago -
Daphne Sheldrick's orphan-elephant rehabilitation center in Nairobi National Park.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Cruel Treatment of Elephants in Burma! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: baby elephants, tortured, beaten, abused, horrific cruelty, authorities, government, burma, thailand )

- 1209 days ago -
Recently, details have emerged of the horrific 'training' of baby elephants in Burma. Wild elephants are typically tied up and beaten for 3 days straight, without food. The goal is to break the elephant's spirit.
Help Release Baby Elephants Paloh and Jeli to a Sanctuary Please Sign Petition!!
Animals  (tags: paloh, jeli, baby elephants, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animalrights, abused, suffering )

- 1216 days ago -
In late July investigators making routine rounds at Malaysia zoos were shocked to uncover a baby elephant shacked in a compound hidden from public view at the Johor Zoo. The elephant named Paloh was chained so tightly she could only move a step or two
Burma / Thailand: Baby Elephant Tortured Into Submission Before Illegal Smuggling From Burma to Thailand.- PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: baby elephants, beaten, broken, tortured, thailand, burma, elephant trade, wild elephants, horrendous cruelty )

- 1223 days ago -
A baby elephant braces for a hit during a training session in a Karen village in Burma. The training session is coined the 'crush' as its goal is to break the elephant's spirit. Wild elephants are typically tied up and beaten for 3 days straight and left
Atlanta Could Shut Out Circus Cruelty With Ban on Bullhooks
Animals  (tags: baby elephants, circus elephants, abused, mistreated, atlanta ordianance, ban bullhooks )

- 1508 days ago -
Atlanta commissioners are about to vote on an ordinance that could set the stage for the end of circus cruelty across the country. Introduced by Commissioner Robert Pitts of Fulton County, Georgia, the ordinance calls for a ban on elephant bullhooks.
ACTION ALERT: Ask the USDA to Have a Heart for Elephants This Mother's Day!
Animals  (tags: mothers day, baby elephants, circus elephants, elephant abuse, torn from mothers, cruelty )

- 1699 days ago -
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus' treatment of baby elephants is every mother's worst nightmare. Baby elephants are torn from their mothers when they are infants and are beaten into submission. But this Mother's Day, you can make a difference
ACTION ALERT: Help Stop the Torture of the Elephants!
Animals  (tags: baby elephants, tortured, ringling bros, animal abusers, elephants, bullhooked, abused )

- 1773 days ago -
PETA has acquired shocking photos from a former Ringling trainer that show frightened baby elephants at Ringling's breeding center undergoing barbaric training methods used to make them perform in the circus.
ACTION ALERT: Please Prohibit the Use of Bullhooks and Chains!!
Animals  (tags: ringling bros, sadistic elephant abusers, elephants, bullhooked, tortured, torn from mothers, baby elephants, legalisation protection )

- 1807 days ago -
Some of the internal documents presented during the trial highlighted that Ringling's own vet techs witnessed several abuses, including the following: An elephant was dripping blood all over an arena floor after being hooked on the trunk and leg.
ACTION ALERT: Protest Ringling Brothers Abuse of Baby Elephants!!!
Animals  (tags: baby elephants, beaten, tortuerd, tied down, torn from mothers, ringling bros, animal abusers )

- 1816 days ago -
How can we still be subjecting animals to so much abuse and humiliation at a time where we aspire to higher states of consciousness for all humanity? Please see this article of what Ringling Brothers Circus subjects these helpless baby elephants to for
ACTION ALERT: Tell the Orlando Science Center and Library to Ditch Ringling!
Animals  (tags: orlando science center, ringling bros, animal abusers, cruelty, evidence, baby elephants )

- 1823 days ago -
The Orlando Science Center and the Orlando Public Library are participating in Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus programs, despite hearing from PETA and the Animal Rights Foundation of Florida about the company's lengthy and public history of
Exposed: The Tortured Lives of Baby Elephants in Circuses
Animals  (tags: ringling bros circus, baby elephants, violently abused, tormented, elephant handler, whistlebower )

- 1823 days ago -
This week, the Washington Post told the story of former Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus elephant handler Sam Haddock, who trained baby elephants at Ringling's Florida breeding center for 18 years. Responding to his wife's dying wish, and a

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