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Elephants - Mahouts Foundation Video
Offbeat  (tags: Elephants, baby elephants, tourist trade, Thailand, cruelty, video )

- 9 days ago -
This is a educational video... no horrific scenes but shows you about elephants in the tourist trade.
Watch An Elephant's Tale Through the Matriarch's Eyes (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, matriarch, bonding, understanding, families )

- 34 days ago -
The innate bond of a family is one of the most important relationships we will ever experience. It offers us a forever spot in a world that can sometimes be unforgiving, a place to go where we are understood and loved
Rescued Elephant Falls Asleep to Gentle Lullaby (VIDEO)
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- 36 days ago -
It's nap time for Faa Mai, a baby elephant residing at Elephant Nature Park in northern Thailand. It doesn't take long for this baby to fall asleep with her caretaker, Lek, singing her a beautiful lullaby.
Poachers Using Chainsaws and Helicopters Slaughter 68 Elephants in Africa's Oldest Park
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- 37 days ago -
At least 68 elephants have been slaughtered by poachers in Africa's oldest national park by poachers over the last two months, the non-profit group managing the park has warned.
The Elephants' Graveyard: Protecting Kenya's Wildlife
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- 49 days ago -
A rise in the demand for ivory has led to poachers illegally killing thousands of elephants every year - and despite the use of GPS tracking systems, rangers are finding it increasingly difficult to protect the animals.
Finally!!! Freedom for Sunder the Elephant as Indian Supreme Court Upholds His Release
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- 52 days ago -
This amazing victory can be seen as the direct result of all the hard work of activists and organizations alike and shows that real change can happen if you don't give up.
Wild Elephants Gather Inexplicably, Mourn Death of "Elephant Whisperer" - AWESOME VIDEO AND A BEAUTIFUL TRUE STORY
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, intelligent, mourn death, Elephant Whisperer, Conservation family, animals, video, respect, love )

- 55 days ago -
So, how after Anthony's death, did the reserve's elephants -- grazing miles away in distant parts of the park -- know?
Watch These Elephants Play With a New Toy at Their Sanctuary (VIDEO)
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- 60 days ago -
Elephants at Elephant Nature Park in Thailand received an abundance of recycled tires to play with, and they've been using them in a variety of ways, just like children do. Of course, the elephants are much too large to fit their bodies in a tire swing,
Cute Baby Elephant Charges Observers (VIDEO)
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- 60 days ago -
This gangly little elephant calf is just learning the ropes. Clearly the baby of the family, he sticks close to his herd, wrestling with an older elephant youth and shaking his trunk around awkwardly, with no apparent clue what it's used for.
Baby Elephant Rescued From Kenyan River! VIDEO!
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- 63 days ago -
A six-month-old elephant gets caught in a rain-swollen Kenyan river
Charges Laid Against 'Sanctuary' for Torturing Baby Elephants
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- 63 days ago -
Animal cruelty charges have been laid against an elephant sanctuary in the Eastern Cape over alleged cruelty, the NSPCA said on Monday.
Mountain Bull, Legendary Kenyan Elephant, Found Dead :( -DAMN POACHERS! -Video
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, poaching, ivory, wildlife, animals, animal welfare, animal advocates, killed, humans, sadness )

- 64 days ago -
Mountain Bull, the magnificent six-ton elephant, featured prominently in our reporting on the poaching crisis in Africa for CBS Evening News and CBS Sunday morning, has been discovered dead. THIS IS WHY WE KEEP FIGHTING!!!
3 Recent Elephant Victories Worth Celebrating - and What's Next!
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- 67 days ago -
Elephant lovers of the world, we know how you feel. Nowadays, it's all too easy to get bogged down in the devastating plight that elephants face. There's a lot -- too much -- bad news right now, with wild elephants closer to extinction than ever before.
15 of the Hardest-Working Mums in the Animal Kingdom
Offbeat  (tags: Mums, animal kingdom, hard work, polar bears, elephants, octopus )

- 74 days ago -
The animal kingdom can be ruthless to young animals -- and sometimes, dad's not around to help. These meticulous mothers go to extremes to ensure the survival of their offspring, and they deserve some credit for their efforts.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell PBS's Antiques Roadshow: Stop Glorifying Ivory - It's Killing Elephants
Offbeat  (tags: ivory trade, Atiques Roadshow, activism, activism animalwelfare, animals, elephants, endangered )

- 82 days ago -
"Did you know that the popular PBS series, Antiques Roadshow, regularly appraises ivory carvings on air? Owners of the artifacts may be hoping for a big pay day, but we already know what they are worth: dead elephants.

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