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Sri Lankan Government Vets Go on Strike in Protest Over Treatment of Wild Elephants

Animals  (tags: sri lankan, government, vets, strike, abuse, suffering, wild elephants )

- 2833 days ago -
The entire team of Sri Lanka's government wildlife vets has gone on strike amid mounting controversy over an elephant conservation plan that has led to increased clashes between the animals and villagers. The vets say the island's remaining

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Philippa P (154)
Thursday August 19, 2010, 9:41 am
It's good to see the vets taking action. Hopefully, something will be done.

Gabriela G (76)
Thursday August 19, 2010, 4:40 pm
Good on them! They actually care! I'm pretty sure the Sri Lankan government will have to act on their demands.

gail dair (0)
Friday August 20, 2010, 2:39 am
noted thanks

Mike M (40)
Friday August 20, 2010, 4:05 am
noted signed

Rhonda Maness (580)
Friday August 20, 2010, 6:38 am
Thanks Simone

Sunny k (47)
Friday August 20, 2010, 9:43 am

Peggy A (109)
Friday August 20, 2010, 3:17 pm
They can not keep taking the elephant's feeding areas.Mankind has to live in harmony with wildlife

Penelope Ryan (178)
Friday August 20, 2010, 3:50 pm
I thank the vets and love them for caring. Humans are greedy and will continue to take over the planet as they wring the life out of it and all other creatures.

Saturday August 21, 2010, 12:10 pm
Noted. Thank You, Simone.

Cindy C (125)
Sunday August 22, 2010, 9:35 am
I am glad that they are making a stand with it and I hope they will show the government that elephants and the rest of the animals needs care.

Past Member (0)
Monday August 23, 2010, 7:18 pm
Noted. Thanx.

Dianne D (490)
Wednesday August 25, 2010, 9:07 am
Wish there were more professionals with compassion. These people did good by bringing attention to this situation.

Linda Mills (104)
Thursday September 2, 2010, 3:03 pm
noted with thanks
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