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Goodbye Toronto Zoo Elephants. We're Sorry. - Barbara Amiel, Editor's Picks, Opinion - Macleans.Ca

Animals  (tags: elephants, toronto zoo, sanctuary, closing exhibit, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, habitat, ethics, sadness, wildlife, suffering, society, humans )

- 1696 days ago -
Last Monday, I went to see Toronto Zoo's three aging African elephants who are about to leave for a new home in California--if they survive the 60-hour journey. In the late afternoon sun, the elephants were outdoors walking slowly around their barren enclo

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Giana P (398)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 10:20 pm
Let's pray that they survive the trip and live the rest of their lives in better and happier conditions. This article made me very sad...Thanks Tamara

Sue H (7)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 10:34 pm
May they make the trip safely and live the rest of their lives in peace and happiness.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 12:10 am
Hang in there, guys! ^_^

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 9:02 am
It's such a long trek...poor babies. I hope they'll be happier in their new home. Thx Tamara

fly b (26)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 5:39 pm
elephants don't belong in any zoo!

Peta Clarke (30)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 5:52 pm
Interesting story. Although it is a long trip if care for in the right way they should make it all right. I hope they enjoy their new life in a more suitable environment.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 6:23 pm
like Gina Peranio-paz saying

paula eaton (30)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 11:25 pm
Hope they enjoy their new lives.

Danuta W (1249)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 1:42 am

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 1:49 am

Frances Darcy (133)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 2:09 am

. (0)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 2:58 am
Le voyage a été long... Souhaitons-leur une belle vie sous le soleil de la Californie.

Ruth C (87)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 6:40 am
May God protect them!

Jill Vickerman (416)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 12:03 pm
and may the Elephant Angels surround them with unconditional safe dear Elies.

desanka s (416)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 1:34 pm
I think this elephants will prefer to live in Africa. Good luck Iringa, Toka and Thika!
Thank you Tamara.

Barb K (1688)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 10:49 am
God, thank you in advance for protecting these 2 precious ellies on their journey.
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