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Touching Footage Shows Baby Kham Lha Wading Across a River to Rescue Her Favourite Trainer
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant, trainer, memory, saves, video )

- 11 days ago -
Incredible footage shows an elephant rushing to the rescue of her favourite trainer, who she believed to be drowning.
Scare as Elephant Charges at Curious Onlookers in Meru
Offbeat  (tags: elephant, curious onlookers, meru, animals, bizarre, environment, humans, wildlife )

- 163 days ago -
Excited motorists and pedestrians were Sunday evening forced to run for dear life after an elephant charged at them.
Abused Elephant Has No Idea She's About To Be Set Free
Offbeat  (tags: Good News, elephant, abused, Set Free, BLES, pics )

- 174 days ago -
On Saturday, Sontaya must have woken up as she did any other day, ready to do what she'd done for the past two years âEUR" ferry tourists around on her back.
Daily Cute: Bulldog Imitating Elephant (Cute Video!!)
Offbeat  (tags: bulldog, elephant, funny, cute video! )

- 253 days ago -
When Fred the bulldog hears the sound of an elephant on TV, he quickly takes notice and howls back, attempting to imitate the exact sound of the animal.
Tourist Attraction Samruai the Elephant Collapses and Dies in Thailand After 'Suffering Shock' From Fireworks Display
Offbeat  (tags: Samsuri, elephant, dies, Thailand, fireworks )

- 261 days ago -
These disturbing photos show an elephant about to be buried after collapsing and dying while working as a tourist attraction in Thailand.
Elephant Dies Trying To Free Her Calf From Illegal Electric Fence In Vellore
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, elephant )

- 265 days ago -
Chennai: A 10-year-old elephant died trying to save her calf which was caught in an electric fence in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district this morning. Both mother and child were electrocuted.
British Tourist Killed By Elephant on Trek in Thailand
Offbeat  (tags: elephant )

- 267 days ago -
The handler is said to have hit the elephant several times, which then stabbed him with a tusk before rising up and throwing the tourists off.
Free Lucky Kill Lucky? Endangered Elephants Life Hangs in Balance as Animal Group Sues Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: lucky, elephant, san antonio, zoo, save, animal welfare )

- 270 days ago -
The fate of Lucky the Elephant, the jewel of the San Antonio Zoo, is now in the hands of a Texas court, as it has given the green light to a lawsuit seeking her removal after 53 years. However, LuckyâEUR(TM)s fate may be sealed, as she could die if her zoo
Trapped in Her Concrete Prison for 66 YEARS: The Heartbreaking Tale of Hanako the Elephant Who Has Spent a Lifetime Alone in a J
Offbeat  (tags: hanako, elephant, japan, lonely, zoo )

- 335 days ago -
Devoid of any greenery and confined to a concrete enclosure all alone for 66 years of her life, this is the sad tale of Hanako, the oldest elephant in Japan.
Thieves Steal 100,000-Year-Old Elephant Tooth Fossil
Offbeat  (tags: tooth fossil, elephant, Criminal, ancient bones, UK )

- 398 days ago -
A 100,000-year-old fossilised elephant's tooth was stolen when thieves ransacked a protected cave.
Endangered Elephant Killed On Land Where He Was Supposed To Be Safe
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ELEPHANT, killed )

- 400 days ago -
Yongki, a beloved Sumatran elephant, has been hunted, poisoned and killed for his valuable tusks.
Ex-Orphan Elephant Returns To Give Birth To Her Second Baby
Offbeat  (tags: elephant, birth, animals, environment, interesting, humans, wildlife )

- 404 days ago -
VIDEO - Emily, without any provocation, returned to the Wildlife Trust to give birth to her calf in the company of the Keepers who had been instrumental in her own upbringing during her formative years.
Amazing Elephant Pictures to Feature in New Book to Help Save Them From Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant, pictures, born free, endangered )

- 427 days ago -
Some of the worldâEUR(TM)s best wildlife photographers have donated their pictures for the collection which will raise money for conservation charity the Born Free Foundation
Elephant Kills Its Keeper and Runs Off Into the Jungle With Tourist Family-of-Three Still Sat on Its Back in Thailand
Offbeat  (tags: cruelty to animals, elephant )

- 427 days ago -
The elephant reportedly went berserk, during a group ride on Wednesday, attacking and killing its rider and taking off into the jungle with three terrified Chinese tourists, police said
Amazing Photos Are Unearthed of the Day in 1923 That Julia the Elephant Jumped From a Ferry for a Swim in a British River
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant, Devon, pictures, ferry, swim, UK )

- 460 days ago -
Amazing photos have been unearthed from the day that an elephant called Julia launched herself from a moving ferry for a swim in a British river.

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