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Jumbo the Elephant Finally Free
Animals  (tags: jumbo, new zealand, circus elephant, retirement, donations, campaign, elephant sanctuary )

- 2195 days ago -
The retirement of circus elephant Jumbo is being hailed as a victory by animal rights group Save Animals From Exploitation (Safe). Jumbo, New Zealand's only African elephant, spent 28 years with the Weber Bros Circus before a decision last week to put
FREE JUMBO- Her Whole Life Spend as a Circus Slave- SAY NO TO CIRCUS CRUELTY
Animals  (tags: jumbo, circus slaved, new zealand elephant, SAFE, elephant exploitated, sanctuary, greed, animal advocates, protests )

- 2492 days ago -
Local animal rights activists are calling for a boycott of this week's Loritz Circus in Queenstown - claiming the circus elephant is "deprived". National animal advocacy group Save Animals From Exploitation will stage a protest against the treatment
PLZ TAKE ACTION; FREE JUMBO- She Has Spent Her Entire Life as a Circus Slave.
Animals  (tags: jumbo, new zealand zoo, elephant, suffering, imprisoned, safe, animal welfare, against animal exploitation, animal cruelty )

- 2509 days ago -
Jumbo's plight For years Jumbo's life-long handler and owner of Whirling Brothers Circus, Tony Ratcliffe, stated publicly that Jumbo would be retired to a sanctuary or zoo once the circus closed down. When the circus started retiring some of its
Circus Elephant in the Middle of Jumbo Row
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, abuse, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, environment, habitat, sadness, society, suffering, Jumbo, only circus elephant, in New Zealand )

- 2510 days ago -
Animal rights campaigner Save Animals from Exploitation (Safe) says Jumbo, an African elephant with the Loritz Circus which is currently in Christchurch, is being kept in conditions that break welfare codes for circus elephants.
The Odd, Remarkable, Yet True Story of Jumbo the Circus Elephant
Animals  (tags: circus elephants, Jumbo, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 2794 days ago -
Jumbo was a Victorian-era superstar, a mega-celebrity whose fame was in proportion to his six-ton, 11-foot frame. Like some human celebrities, he traveled from continent to continent, consorted with royalty, indulged in fits of temper, and finally met
The Odd, Remarkable, Yet True Story of Jumbo the Circus Elephant
Animals  (tags: jumbo, circus elephant, mistreated, sadness, tragedy, elephants, history )

- 2794 days ago -
The story begins in 1862, when a European adventurer noticed a scrawny baby elephant who had been ripped from his mother for export to Europe. There, crowds were flocking to zoos and it was hoped that an African elephant - not seen in Europe since the
Revenge of the Culled Elephants - Making An Old Path Anew
Animals  (tags: elephants, elephant, jumbo, culling, culled, reserve, national park, africa, zimbabwe, zambia, memory, territory, migration, migration path, habitat, endangered, extinction, environment, protection, rescue, wildlife )

- 3055 days ago -
At the wildlife office, Mubanga has never heard of posttraumatic stress but is sure of one thing. "If you're shot in the leg you'll definitely be annoyed and you won't forget even when the wound is healed," he said. "It's the same with elephants."

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