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Thousands of Toronto Zoo Crested Toad Tadpoles Shipped to Puerto Rico
Animals  (tags: toronto zoo, toads, tadpoles, Puerto Rico, breeding program, endangered, humans, protection )

- 716 days ago -
Over 6,000 tadpoles that will be released in a Puerto Rican natural reserve, part of a breeding program to help save the critically endangered species.
Goodbye Toronto Zoo Elephants. We're Sorry. - Barbara Amiel, Editor's Picks, Opinion - Macleans.Ca
Animals  (tags: elephants, toronto zoo, sanctuary, closing exhibit, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, habitat, ethics, sadness, wildlife, suffering, society, humans )

- 1726 days ago -
Last Monday, I went to see Toronto Zoo's three aging African elephants who are about to leave for a new home in California--if they survive the 60-hour journey. In the late afternoon sun, the elephants were outdoors walking slowly around their barren enclo
ACTION ALERT: Don't Separate Toronto Zoo's Gay Penguin Couple! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: gay penguins, bonding, friendship, seperation, toronto zoo, unfairness, welfare )

- 2420 days ago -
Buddy and Pedro are two African chinstrap penguins who, according to the Toronto Zoo, have formed a "pair bond" that is virtually identical to the pair bonds that male and female penguins form. Now, the Toronto Zoo is threatening to separate the pair.
GREAT NEWS! Toronto Zoo Elephants Coming To PAWS! Also in This Issue. . . Maggie's 4th Anniversary!. . . Wildlife SOS India!. .
Animals  (tags: Elephants, Elephants in Captivity, Toronto Zoo, Performing Animal Welfare Society, GREAT NEWS! )

- 2426 days ago -
Late in the evening on Tuesday Oct. 25 Ed & I learned the Toronto City Council had voted 31-4 to send their three African elephants Toka, Thika and Iringa to ARK 2000 where we have the space and three other well socialized African for companionship.
ACTION ALERT: Tell The Toronto Zoo to Stop Killing It's Elephants!
Animals  (tags: toronto zoo, elephants deaths, premature, controversy, neglect )

- 3079 days ago -
Four elephants have died prematurely in less than four years at the Toronto Zoo in Ontario, Canada. "Elephants at the Toronto Zoo are dying at an unprecedented rate," said IDA captive elephant specialist Catherine Doyle. "The Toronto Zoo and the Board of
ACTION ALERT: Tell The Toronto Zoo to Stop Killing It's Elephants!!
Animals  (tags: toronto zoo, zoo elephants, captive, premature deaths, welfare, neglect )

- 3083 days ago -
Four elephants have died prematurely in less than four years at the Toronto Zoo in Ontario, Canada. "Elephants at the Toronto Zoo are dying at an unprecedented rate," said IDA captive elephant specialist Catherine Doyle. "The Toronto Zoo and the Board
ACTION ALERT: Save the Toronto Zoo Elephants!!!
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, toronto zoo, died in captivity, welfare, room, sanctuary )

- 3122 days ago -
Elephants are large very active animals. The active range for an elephant can be as much as 5000 square kilometers. Such accommodations can not be recreated in a captive setting. In the last 4 years,4 elephants have died in captivity at the Toronto
Zoo Elephant Deaths Spark Call for Shutdown
Animals  (tags: in defence of animals, tara, deaths, elephants, toronto zoo, investigation )

- 3124 days ago -
After the fourth elephant death at the Toronto Zoo in four years, a California-based animal rights group is calling for the "cramped" and "unnatural" exhibit to be shut down and the three remaining animals sent to a sanctuary. "The Toronto Zoo lacks
Elephant's Death a Crossroads for Zoo
Animals  (tags: toronto zoo, elephants deaths, tara, matriarch, welfare, relocations )

- 3126 days ago -
After four deaths in four years, the Toronto Zoo's elephant herd is down to three - a number considered to be the bare minimum for the good of the animals, leaving management to decide whether to pursue getting new ones or to phase out its exhibit.
Wait Til Santa Finds Out: Toronto Zoo Kills Its Male Baby Reindeers
Animals  (tags: toronto zoo, santas, killed male baby reindeers, outrage, animal advocates )

- 3701 days ago -
"Dear Santa: I hope you are sitting down. The Toronto Zoo is killing baby boy reindeer. Now Dasher! Now Dancer! Now Prancer... The first was dispatched shortly after his birth April 8. His mom, Hayzel, bellowed mournfully for two days.
Key to Gorilla Hearts Found : Toronto Zoo Finds Unique Way to Monitor Aging Primates
Animals  (tags: gorillas, heart monitoring, Toronto Zoo, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment )

- 3728 days ago -
Having a heart-to-heart with a gorilla is harder than you think, but if they keep having them at the Toronto Zoo it could help save the increasingly endangered species. Jennifer Hess of the gorilla cardiac monitoring program has been trying to have

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