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The Hard Life of Celebrity Elephants


Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, elephants, animalrights, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, protection )

Cal
- 748 days ago - nytimes.com
The demand for elephants is skyrocketing just as the supply is plummeting. In 1982, India banned the capture of wild elephants except to protect the animal or its human neighbors, and it has been illegal to import captive elephants from other states since



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Christeen Anderson (658)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 12:35 pm
All elephants are celebrities and should be treated as such. Thank you.
 

Cal Mendelsohn (1023)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 12:37 pm
Absolutely--thanks Christeen
:)
 

Cathe Franklin-Romano (52)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 12:56 pm
noted & shared
 

Tim C. (2399)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 2:06 pm
ty
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 2:12 pm
elephants should not be used for human entertainment or slave labour

noted
 

S J. (128)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 4:45 pm
Noted, thanks Cal.
 

Natasha Salgado (638)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 11:34 pm
Elephants need to be elephants---not made to act like humans or work as such. Thx Cal
 

Danuta Watola (1240)
Sunday August 18, 2013, 3:32 am
Noted
 

Danuta Watola (1240)
Sunday August 18, 2013, 3:33 am
Noted
 

Frances Darcy (224)
Sunday August 18, 2013, 3:34 pm
noted
 

Winn Adams (216)
Sunday August 18, 2013, 4:39 pm
Noted
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday August 18, 2013, 5:22 pm
Thanks.
 
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