START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


Let's Thank Bob Barker For Saving The Elephant's
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, elephant welfare, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, endangered, ethics, protection, rescued, wildanimals, wildlife, goodnews )

- 793 days ago -
THANK YOU PETITION. The reason is because if Bob Barker didn't help these elephant's who know want could have happen to them. So let's show Bob Barker just how much we love him and thank him FOR STANDING FOR THE ONE'S THAT DON'T HAVE A VOICE!!!!
ACTION ALERT: Demand Public Hearings On "National Elephant Center"! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: national elephant center, elephants, bullhooked, breed for zoos, circues, outrage, comments, elephant welfare )

- 1602 days ago -
IDA once again needs your help to protect elephants at a proposed Florida holding/breeding facility to be constructed by a consortium of Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) zoos. The National Elephant Center received a permit in 2010.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Santa Ana Zoo and Mayor! No More Elephant Rides Ever! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: santa ana, mayor, authorites, elephants abused, mistreated, bullhooked, banning elephant rides, elephant welfare )

- 1694 days ago -
IDA is calling on the Santa Ana Zoo to permanently stop offering elephant rides, following release of a video apparently showing Have Trunk Will Travel's owner and trainers using electric shock devices and hitting elephants with steel bullhooks during
Abused Elephants Offered for Rides at California County Fairs
Animals  (tags: elephants, abused, bullhooked, cruelty ban elephant rides, elephant welfare )

- 1698 days ago -
Anyone who wants to ride an elephant that may have been beaten with a sharp bullhook or shocked with a nearly 1-million-volt electrical prod should head on down to the San Diego County Fair this month, and then to the Orange County Fair in July.
GoDaddy.Com CEO Kills Wild Elephants
Animals  (tags: elephants killed, elephant welfare )

- 1770 days ago -
Bob Parsons, CEO of the internet domain hosting company Go Daddy, posted a video blog that shows him shooting and killing an elephant in Zimbabwe. This is not the first time he has publicly bragged about killing elephants and other hunting activities.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Elephant Rides at the Santa Ana Zoo ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: elephant rides, elephant exploitated, abuse, santa ana zoo, elephant welfare )

- 1898 days ago -
The Santa Ana Zoo in Southern California is only one of two accredited U.S. zoos that continue to offer elephant rides. Zoo Director Kent Yamaguchi refuses to stop them, saying he sees no evidence indicating that the elephants (which are rented by the
ACTION ALERT: Please Urge the USDA to End the Use of Bullhooks and Chains on Elephants.!!!
Animals  (tags: baby elephants tortured, elephants bullhooked, tormented, abused, ban torture implements, elephant welfare, ringling bros )

- 2225 days ago -
Please urge the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to end the use of bullhooks and chains on elephants! Trial Reveals Extreme Elephant Abuse by Ringling Bros. Circus
A Lifetime of Misery -- Help End the Mistreatment of Elephants in Entertainment
Animals  (tags: circus elephants, abused, tortured, lola, memoriam, animal activists, elephant welfare, protection, freedom )

- 2348 days ago -
Lota's life was no different. Born in India in 1951 and cruelly taken from the wild when only a year old, Lota spent two years at a zoo in India and then was shipped to the Milwaukee County Zoo in Wisconsin where she spent the next thirty-five years.
Born Free - Sold Out
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, deaths, weather, colder climate, peta, protest, elephant welfare, activists )

- 2366 days ago -
In August 2003, 7 elephants captured in the wild in Swaziland were shipped to the San Diego Wild Animal Park, part of the San Diego Zoo. The three elephants in the San Diego Zoo at that time were shipped to the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago where all three
Donations Help First Street Elephants Go Free
Animals  (tags: good news, street elephants, rescued, freedom, donations, elephant welfare )

- 2368 days ago -
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has returned the first elephant to the forestland under the Chang Yim (Smiling Elephants) Project, which earned more than Bt800,000 (S$34,000) in donation money. The project also aimed to set up a fund to
The Endangered Asian Baby Elephant Apparently Lost His Left Front Foot
Animals  (tags: elephant welfare, rescued, GoodNews, endangered )

- 2380 days ago -
Rescued in a remote area of northeastern Cambodia, the injured elephant was transported by truck to the Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center in what turned out to be a very difficult and treacherous 26-hour journey. Besides being severely malnourished,
The Elephant in the Room
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, honolul zoo, sadness, imprisoned, dying young, abuse, neglect, prisons, studies, elephant welfare, sanctuaries, ban elephants in zoos )

- 2563 days ago -
Empress, the Asian elephant who arrived at the Honolulu Zoo in 1947, lived there until her death in 1986. She was 52. The two female Asian elephants who now call the Honolulu Zoo their home are Mari, 34, and Vaigai, 23.
Pittsburgh Zoo Elephant Heads Into 'Retirement' in Somerset
Animals  (tags: goodnews, refuge, sanctuary, Elephant Sanctuary, elephant welfare )

- 2604 days ago -
The transfer of Jackson the elephant to a preserve in Somerset County Wednesday represents the fulfillment of a personal promise made by his longtime keeper Willie Theison.
A Song for Billy: When Elephants Cry © 2007 By: Mayuka Thais   video
Animals  (tags: billy, elephant, elephant welfare, LA zoo, imprisoned elephant )

- 2629 days ago -
A beautiful heartbreaking video of Billy.
Hundreds Turn Out to City Hall Over Elephants, Bob Barker Speaks Out
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, bob barker, city hall, elephant welfare, LA zoo )

- 2631 days ago -
In what could be one of the largest public turnouts for a city council meeting in years, former Price is Right host Bob Barker was the first to comment on the Los Angeles Zoo elephant controversy a minute before 11 a.m. this morning. "Let's do get

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 elephant welfare

top story finders in Animals

1. Natasha Salgado 196 popular stories

2. Ljiljana Milic 194 popular stories

3. AniMae C. 194 popular stories

4. Roberto M. 176 popular stories

5. Anne M Away 167 popular stories

6. Anna P. 163 popular stories

7. GGmaSheila D. 162 popular stories

8. Dalia H. 159 popular stories

9. Debbie Williamson 154 popular stories

10. Laura H. 150 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.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!