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Why Swaziland Is Putting 18 Elephants on a Boeing 747
Animals  (tags: US zoos, elephants, Swaziland, elephant relocation, wildanimals, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, protection )

Lone
- 109 days ago - csmonitor.com
Three US zoos are paying $450,000 for 18 elephants from Swaziland. But this elephant relocation to save rhinos prompts wildlife experts to question if one species is really more valuable than another.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Importation of Wild African Elephants to American Zoos
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, elephants, zoos, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 111 days ago - change.org
Of the 321 recorded elephant deaths in the US, half occurred by age 23 -- more than a quarter of a century before their expected life spans of 50 to 60 years
Over 60 Percent of the Elephant Population in Tanzania Has Been Eradicated By Poachers in Five Years
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, elephants, extinction )

Marcus
- 114 days ago - environews.tv
2/3 of Tanzania's elephant population wiped out by poachers in last five years.
Oppose Transfer of 18 Swaziland Elephants
Animals  (tags: elephants, zoos, captivity, wildanimals, wildlife, abused, animalrights, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, law, protection, sadness, suffering, society )

Sara
- 119 days ago - secure2.convio.net
What these zoos are doing is precedent setting, and it is our duty to respond accordingly. Scientists, conservationists, veterinarians, animal welfare and policy experts around the world oppose the capture and import of wild elephants for display in zoos.
Urgent Petition: 23 Baby Elephants Will Die Unless The Chinese Government Steps In
Animals  (tags: China, Zimbabwe, baby, elephants, petition, urgent, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 130 days ago - networkforanimals.org
Twenty-three baby elephants imported to China from Zimbabwe in July 2015 are being held in tiny cages at the Qingyuan Quarantine Facility in Guandong with only a tiny, barred, concrete slab as their exercise yard.
Hong Kong Announces End to Ivory Trade
Animals  (tags: wildlife, ivory trade, ivory trade ban, elephants, Hong Kong )

Beryl
- 130 days ago - discovery.com
The city of Hong Kong will soon implement a complete ban on the sale of ivory, officials announced Wednesday.In his annual policy address, Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying explained that his administration will enact the total ban "expeditiously
This Is What Happens Before The Elephant Ride
Animals  (tags: elephants, elephant rides, crushing, wildlife, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, endangered, environment, humans, suffering )

Lone
- 131 days ago - thedodo.com
IMPORTANT PETITION! It's called crushing âEUR" a practice inflicted on wild elephants to make them carry tourists on their back.
Yahoo - Stop Your Deadly Ivory Trade! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: elephants, ivory trade, poachers, slaughter, death, cruelty, extinction, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals, animalcruelty, conservation, endangered, ethics, law, killed, killing, protection, sadness, humans )

Sara
- 132 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The ivory trade is pushing elephants to the edge of extinction -- while Yahoo makes a killing! But if we turn the spotlight on this global company, we can convince them to stop sales.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Hong Kong for Banning Ivory
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, elephants, wildlife trade, protection, animals, animalrights, animalwelfare, slaughter, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 135 days ago - forcechange.com
Applaud decision of Hong Kong leadership to ban the import and export of ivory.
Score Just In: Elephants 1 - Hong Kong Ivory Trade 0 !
Animals  (tags: elephants, ivory trade, animaladvocates, endangered, GoodNews )

Dan
- 136 days ago - goo.gl
Elephants Win: Hong Kong Moves to Crush Ivory Trade... The government reveals plans to end the city's legal ivory market, which activists say fuels the slaughter of elephants.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
The Surprising & Sweet Way We Can Help Save Elephants Before It's Too Late - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: elephants, bees, SAVE ELEPHANTS, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 136 days ago - refinery29.com
Elephants, it turns out, share our reaction to bees. And that inherent fear of being stung is being used to help save the species.
Ringling BrothersâEUR(TM) Elephants Are Headed for Early Retirement
Animals  (tags: elephants, retirement home, RB Circus, animalrights, animalwelfare, wildanimals, wildlife )

Barb
- 138 days ago - theverge.com
The animals will live out their lives in a Florida conservation.
Urgent Petition: 23 Baby Elephants Will Die Unless The Chinese Government Steps In *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, Elephants, ethics, humans, investigation, protection, wildlife )

Frans
- 143 days ago - networkforanimals.org
Twenty-three baby elephants imported to China from Zimbabwe in July 2015 are being held in tiny cages at the Qingyuan Quarantine Facility in Guandong with only a tiny, barred, concrete slab as their exercise yard. To make it worse the elephants are ...
Support the Elephant Reserve *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: conservation, environment, Elephants, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Frans
- 144 days ago - act.greenpeace.in
IndiaâEUR(TM)s national forests are home to elephants, tigers and forest communities. They are our countryâEUR(TM)s lungs and our heritage and you can take action to protect them...
'Suraj ' the One Eared Elephant Saved - Thanks to Daring Midnight Rescue
Animals  (tags: elephants, abused, cruelty, animaladvocates, GoodNews, rescued, suffering )

Dan
- 151 days ago - goo.gl
Suraj, a one-eared elephant, who at 45-years-old had lived for decades in shackles with spiked chains in a dark room, is finally free after a daring midnight rescue by Wildlife SOS India.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.

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