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VIRAL ACTION NEEDED What Happens When A Rescued Elephant Finds Some Plastic Ribbon To Dance With?
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Kelly
- 153 days ago - thedodo.com
The elephants at Chang Mai's Elephant Nature Park, a sanctuary in Northern Thailand, know how to have a good time. They play with tires, they play with each other in the rain and they play with just about anything they can find ...
The Elephants' Graveyard: Protecting Kenya's Wildlife
Offbeat  (tags: ivory trade, poachers, elephants, graveyard, wildlife, Kenya )

Ray
- 198 days ago - bbc.co.uk
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.
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 )

Cal
- 231 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
"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.
Is Michelle Obama Fueling the Ivory Trade?
Offbeat  (tags: michelle obama, controvery, african elephant, massacred, ivory trade )

Simone
- 1513 days ago - animals.change.org
Over 20 years ago, the international community tried to regulate the ivory trade. It failed miserably -- an estimated 90 percent of ivory on the market was from poached elephants. To save elephants from extinction, an international ivory trade ban went
   

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