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TAKE ACTION: HBO: Stop Supporting the Violent Abuse of Elephants
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, abuse, elephants, TV, HBO, animal welfare, animal cruelty )

Robert
- 18 days ago - secure2.convio.net
HBO's series Westworld is paying a California based company called Have Trunk Will Travel (HTWT) to use real elephants in its shows. HTWT is notorious for viciously beating its elephants with bull hooks, electric prods, and stun guns during training...
Study Proves Elephants Have Unique Personalities -- Just Like Us
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, personality test, unique animals, social animals, intelligence, sensitivity, understandings, awareness, researchers )


- 104 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
As anyone with a companion animal already knows, humans aren't the only ones with complex personalities. When it comes to understanding other intelligent animals though, studies are scarce. That's partly why researchers at Finnish university Turku...
From Wildlife SOS: A Video On How To Speak Elephant   video
Offbeat  (tags: Elephants, Talking, Speaking, Video, Wildlife SOS, rescue, sanctuary.animals, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, video, wildlife, world )

Fiona
- 106 days ago - youtube.com
Enjoy this very short video from the renowned wildlife rescue orgnization. Even in this brief video you can see the caring friendship between these elephants. Please note, comment and forward.
Elephants Are Very Scared of Bees. That Could Save Their Lives.
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, bees, scared, farmers, fence line, protecting crops, animals, environment, humans, wildlife, protection )

Lone
- 134 days ago - nytimes.com
Now thereâEUR(TM)s a weapon âEUR" and a mutually beneficial one âEUR" in the arsenal. In recent years, researchers and advocates have persuaded farmers to use the elephantâEUR(TM)s fear of bees as a potential fence line to protect crops.
The Infamous "Kingpin" of Elephant Smuggling Has Finally Been Caught
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, smuggler, international trade, wildlife trafficking, poaching, networks, arrested, punishment )


- 141 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
In a massive victory against the international trade in animal trafficking, a Vietnamese man who acted as head of a sophisticated international animal trafficking network has been arrested. Forty-year-old Boonchai Bach was apprehended recently in a...
A Short Dodo Video About Mother And Family Love In Elephants   video
Offbeat  (tags: video, world, elephants, mother love, baby elephant, river crossing )

Fiona
- 162 days ago - youtube.com
Watch love in action expressed by an elephant family for the youngest among them.....feel great and share. Please note, comment, forward.
Progress: Elephant Poaching Is Down for the 5th Year in a Row
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, elephant population, ivory trade, wildlife trafficking, poaching, Endangered Species, flora and fauna, cites )


- 227 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Elephants face many obstacles, but a new report brings a glimmer of hope for this endangered species. According to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), elephant poaching in Africa is down for the...
Leading Elephant Conservationist Shot Dead in Tanzania | Environment | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: animaladvocates, animalrights, wildlife, elephants, elephant conservationist )

Katka
- 302 days ago - theguardian.com
Wayne Lotter had received numerous death threats while battling international ivory-trafficking network. The wildlife conservationist was shot on Wednesday evening in the Masaki district of the city of Dar es Salaam.
My Land - Poaching: An Elephant Defender Shot Dead in Tanzania
Offbeat  (tags: animals, news, African Wildlife, elephants, elephant defender )


- 304 days ago - msn.com
Wayne Lotter had devoted his life to African wildlife. He was killed by bullets in Dar es Salaam
Elephants Rescue Hundreds of People From Nepal Floods
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, rescuing people, nepal floods, animals, environment, humans, safety, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 309 days ago - ecowatch.com
"Some 300 guests were rescued on elephant backs and tractor trailers to [nearby] Bharatpur yesterday and the rest will be taken to safer places today," Suman Ghimire, head of a group of Sauraha hotel owners, told Reuters.
Living With Elephants: Dispelling Myths, Setting Standards and Changing Attitudes
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, thailand, myths, animals, environment, humans, wildlife )

Lone
- 322 days ago - chiangmaicitylife.com
The threat is that not many people in those markets actually care about animal welfare. The lower income from low paid tourists will only force the camp to work the elephants harder to earn the same amount of money. It is destructive.
Elephants Rush Into Zoo Pool To Save Their Drowning Baby VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, zoo pool, drowning )

Lone
- 362 days ago - thedodo.com
The animals' reaction should come as no surprise; elephants are among the most intelligent and sensitive beings on the planet, forming deep and complex emotional bonds with their families and herd.
Baby Elephant Collapses in Middle of the Road. Now Watch the Entire Herd Come Save It *** VIDEO ***
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, herd, animals, environment )

Lone
- 374 days ago - weloveanimals.me
Humans arenâEUR(TM)t the only ones that understand the importance of family. Animals have strong familial bonds too!
Elephants Run To Greet A New Rescued Baby Elephant At Refuge
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, baby elephant, refugee, herd, elephant nature parl, animals, environment, interesting, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 385 days ago - happiest.net
Watch as an entire herd rushes to greetings a new rescued baby elephant, named âEUR~Dok GeawâEUR(TM) at an Elephant Nature Park.
Man Attacks a Caretaker at Elephant Sanctuary. Now Watch An Elephant Come to the Rescue
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, animals, humans, society, world, unusual, wildlife )

Lone
- 398 days ago - shareably.net
This video is perfect proof of how fantastic and caring animals elephants can be.
 

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