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Elephant Poaching in Africa Down, But Still Far Too High: CITES
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, elephants, killing, animals animal welfare )

Cal
- 133 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
- 137 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
- 144 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
- 149 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
- 151 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
- 152 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
- 152 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
- 160 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
- 164 days ago - change.org
Please sign 39321 signatures so far
The Scourge of the Ivory Trade
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, death, elephants, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, slaughter, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 165 days ago - nytimes.com
World Wildlife Fund reported that ivory poaching has reduced the elephant population in TanzaniaâEUR(TM)s Selous Game Reserve âEUR" one of the largest wilderness areas in Africa âEUR" by 90 percent in just four decades.
Free Lucky - The Loneliest Elephant in Texas
Animals  (tags: elephants, animalcruelty, abuse, sanctuary, wildanimals, zoos, humans, abused, animalwelfare, protection, sadness, suffering )

Sara
- 167 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Lucky is a solitary Asian elephant held captive at the San Antonio Zoo. The only luck she has is having a strong advocacy group and her own legal defense team trying to win the case for her freedom.
How Tourists' Phones Are Threatening South Africa's Wildlife
Animals  (tags: tedhnology, killing, road rage, elephants, animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 180 days ago - takepart.com
Apps designed to share real-time animal sightings are leading to increases in road rage, speeding, and roadkill in the countryâEUR(TM)s national parks.
Just For Laughs - Pink Elephant   video
Animals  (tags: wildlife, elephants, elephant abuse, just for laughs, pink elephant )

Barb
- 190 days ago - youtube.com
I don't usually upload videos which are not made by me. But after knowing that there isn't any video for this yet. Yeah, and I wish 'Just For Laughs' hadn't made this ugly Pink Elephant one!

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