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Heart-Warming Video Shows Three-Legged Elephant Being Fitted With Artificial Limb After Stepping on Landmine
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant, leg, landmine, thailand, video, heartwarming )

Scooby
- 2 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A three-limbed elephant was given a new lease of life when it was fitted with a brand new prosthetic leg in Thailand.
Mugabe to Serve Guests With Elephant Meat for His 91st Birthday
Offbeat  (tags: President Mugabe, elephant, elephant meat, birthday )

Scooby
- 13 days ago - metro.co.uk
Partygoers at the 91st birthday party of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe are set to dine on elephant, after a farmer donated the unusual delicacy to the lavish bash.
Romantic Man Proposes to His Elephant-Loving Girlfriend By Getting the Engagement Ring Presented By Animal's TRUNK
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant, ring, trunk, proposal )

Scooby
- 17 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This is the incredible moment an elephant helped a romantic propose to his shocked girlfriend.
No Need to Cry Anymore Raju! The Elephant Is Finally Declared Free From His Former Owners
Offbeat  (tags: raju, elephant, tears, freed, good news )

Scooby
- 91 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Elephants are majestic, intelligent animals, who are proven to grieve and feel emotion - so for an elephant to suffer for 50 years in chains, as Raju has, is truly barbaric.
Elephant Fatally Tramples Thai Handler, Runs Off With Russian Tourists
Offbeat  (tags: elephant, elephants welfare )

Stephen
- 105 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
An elephant trampled its handler to death and ran off with two Russian tourists - a mother and her nine-year-old daughter - who were riding it during a trek in southern Thailand, police said Monday. ~sanctuary tours would prevent this.
Trunk Training! Adorable Two-Week-Old Elephant Learns How to Blow Bubbles in the Water for the First Time
Offbeat  (tags: Adorable, baby, elephant, bubbles, animals )

Scooby
- 172 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Remember learning to suck milkshake through a straw for the first time? Or when you first got the hang of blowing bubbles in the bath? The sensation is no different for a baby elephant.
The Agonizing Story of Nosey the Circus Elephant
Offbeat  (tags: Nosey, elephant, tortured, suffering, abused, circus, rides )

Julie
- 172 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
Karen Ess, an elephant activist wonders how many violations would it take for the USDA to revoke Liebel's license? As such, her main concern is that, Nosey's deteriorating health could trigger unpredictable behaviours, placing humans in harm's way.
Baby Elephant Is Squeezed Into the Back of a Four-Seater Plane to Escape Poachers Who Slaughtered Its Family
Offbeat  (tags: Baby, elephant, plane, rescued, sad news )

Scooby
- 173 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This is the incredible moment a baby elephant was flown in the back of a four-seater plane to escape from poachers who slaughtered its entire family.
Bella and Bubbles: An Unlikely Inseparable Pair --- Cuteness Overload Warning
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dog, Bella, elephant, Bubbles, pool, river, friendship, Myrtle Beach Safari, ivory poaching, animal abandonment )

Lynn
- 212 days ago - blog.theanimalrescuesite.com
Bella and Bubbles are one unlikely couple but this dog and elephant pair are inseparable! Their love of water has brought these two together and they've been splashing around ever since...
Suda - The Painting Elephant - YouTube   video
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, suda, elephant, paints self-portrait, amazing video )

BarbKnigh
- 214 days ago - youtube.com
This is a video I shot of a 4 year old elephant named Suda painting a picture of herself at the Maetaeng Elephant Camp in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Last Chain On Billie - How One Extraordinary Elephant Escaped the Big Top -GREAT READ!!!
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant, Billie, circus, big top, no more, story, saved, good news, animal welfare, animal advocates, saved, healing, No To Circus's! )

Julie
- 219 days ago - us.macmillan.com
The compelling story of Billie's battle to reclaim her old self is a testament to the intelligence, emotional complexity and remarkable strength of all elephants, captive or free.
Greenville Zoo Elephant Dies En Route to New Home
Offbeat  (tags: elephant, joy, passed away, transportation, sad news )

BarbKnigh
- 260 days ago - foxcarolina.com
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) - The elephant known as "Joy," who delighted Greenville Zoo visitors for four decades, has died.
Sunder: A Journey to Freedom -History -LOT'S OF INFO AND PHOTO'S! Thank You Brandy Michelle!
Offbeat  (tags: Sunder, elephant, free, protection, home now, animal welfare, animal advocates )

Julie
- 268 days ago - facebook.com
The director of Sunder's new home, Range Gowda, says he will be safe and cared for here. He told NDTV, "We have given an undertaking and will maintain him for the rest of his life now. But it will take a few months before he recovers fully. "
Florida Beach Goers Surprised By Elephant Wading in the Ocean - National Pet Rescue | Examiner.Com
Offbeat  (tags: video, elephant, Gul Of Mexico, animals, GoodNews, wildlife, unusual, humans, funny, off-beat, odd, bizarre, animals )

Dianne Ly
- 286 days ago - examiner.com
Who would expect to see an elephant wading on a southwest Florida beach in the Gulf of Mexico? Better yet, who would believe you if you told your friends about a pachyderm casually splashing around the surf?VIDEO!!
Friendly Elephant Shakes Its Tail
Offbeat  (tags: baby, elephant, dancing, adorable )

Giana
- 292 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Adorable!
 

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