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*** URGENT *** Release LUCY the Elephant to a Sanctuary ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Lucy the Elephant, zoo elephants, suffering, Captive Animals )

- 19 days ago -
She is now 39 years old and is suffering from arthritis, foot disease, an undiagnosed "respiratory condition" and in no doubt loneliness due to the fact that she is the sole elephant attraction in this zoo.
No More Baby Elephants Capture for Chinese Zoos ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: elephants in zoos, China's Animal Cruelty, zoo elephants )

- 109 days ago -
Please show compassion for these complex and intelligent animals and terminate any plans to export more wild baby elephants. Of the elephant infants already one has died and another is very sick and destined to live a life of misery.The world is watching.
*** URGENT *** Protect Elephants From Dangerous Stunts ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: elephant abuse, zoo elephants, Tianjin Zoo, suffering )

- 146 days ago -
Elephants are being forced to perform dangerous martial arts inspired stunts at the Tianjin Zoo in Nankai, China. For 20 minutes five times a day. will demand that Tianjin Zoo immediately cancel all of its elephant shows and release them to a sanctuary .
Release Your Last Two Elephants, Stephanie and Cinda, to a Sanctuary ! 42 Years CAPTIVITY Are Enough ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, habitat, santuary, rescued )

- 171 days ago -
The Sedgwick Zoo in Kansas is facing an important decision.Should the remaining two elephants stay or go? A plan that would see $5.3 million of taxpayers' money spent on building a larger exhibit for the biggest land animals on Earth is pending approval.
WATOTO - Don't Let Her Death Be in Vain - Don't Let Any More Elephants Suffer ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: elephant suffering, zoo elephants, abused )

- 182 days ago -
Watoto was euthanized on August 22, 2014 ! Watoto was taken from Africa when she was just a baby. She didn't get along with the two other elephants at the zoo and the zoo decided, she must live in a cage for up to 17 hours a day ! R.I.P. WATOTO !!!
ACTION ALERT: Tell Hope, Maine To Shut Down Plan To Keep Solitary Elephant! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, rosie, loneliness, imprisonment, boredom, suffering, welfare )

- 1343 days ago -
The Planning Board for the town of Hope, Maine, will decide next week whether to approve the construction permit for a proposed "sanctuary" for just one elephant, Rosie, who would be obtained from a circus. IDA opposes the project for many reasons,
ACTION ALERT; Tell the Toronto Zoo to Let Toka, Iringa, and Thika Live Free! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, captured, imprisonment, sanctuary, welfare, freedom, freedom destroyed )

- 1400 days ago -
When Tara the elephant died at the Toronto Zoo, the remaining three elephants, Toka, Iringa, and Thika, surrounded her body and mourned their loss for hours. In the last four years, four elephants have died prematurely at the zoo, and Toka, Iringa, and
ACTION ALERT: Tell Illinois Zoo to Send Elephants to a Sanctuary, Not Another Zoo!
Animals  (tags: elephants, zoo elephants, prisons, suffering, protection, welfare, sanctuary )

- 1759 days ago -
The Niabi Zoo in Coal Valley, Illinois, is considering relocating Babe and Sophie, the two Asian elephants at the zoo, to another zoo--either permanently or until the zoo can expand the elephant exhibit. While the zoo's recognition of the current elephant
Jumbos Packed Off to the Wild
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, lucknow zoo, freedom, two elephants, wildlife park )

- 1766 days ago -
It was the last Sunday morning for Sumit and Jaimala here at Lucknow zoo. The pachyderms left for their new abode bidding goodbye to the city. While Sumit trumpeted loudly before he boarded the truck for his journey to Dudhwa National Park ,
Free Laxmi, the Elephant
Animals  (tags: intruder, enclosure, boredom, suffering, zoo elephants, killed, man, chianed, cruelty )

- 1795 days ago -
The killing of a man by an elephant at Byculla zoo last Sunday draws attention to the unbearable stress felt by large animals kept in close confinement. It also begs the question what influence it has on children when they see animals kept in cruel
'Zoo Enclosure Is Saddest Place on Earth for Elephant'
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, loneliness, teased, provoked, suffering, elephants )

- 1801 days ago -
Animal experts have stated that continuously teasing zoo animals, especially large animals like elephants, and trespassing into their territories are the main provocations that cause the animals to react, sometimes fatally
Groundhog Day Prediction May Spell More Misery for Elephants in Zoos
Animals  (tags: groundhog day, weather, freezing conditions, zoo elephants, welfare, misery, suffering )

- 1856 days ago -
When Punxsutawney Phil crawls out of his burrow, what he finds may determine whether elephants living in cold-climate zoos will suffer another six weeks of miserable confinement. IDA today released an unprecedented survey showing that scores of elephants
ACTION ALERT: Tell The Toronto Zoo to Stop Killing It's Elephants!!
Animals  (tags: toronto zoo, zoo elephants, captive, premature deaths, welfare, neglect )

- 1876 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 )

- 1915 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
Animals  (tags: indian elephants, zoo elephants, freed, protection, wild elephants, freedom )

- 1919 days ago -
While the Western Zoos Dither, India Condemns Captivity in Zoos as Causing Unacceptable 'Trauma'. The Born Free Foundation joins the global animal welfare and conservation community in welcoming plans by the Government of India to end the keeping of

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