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Lawsuit Aimed at Halting L.A. Zoo's Construction of Pachyderm Forest Exhibit Can Proceed, Appeals Court Rules
Animals  (tags: lawsuit, proceeeding, elephant exhibit, billy, zoo elephant, sanctuary )

Simone
- 3584 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
There's a new development in the long and passionate struggle between animal lovers over the fate of the Los Angeles Zoo's Pachyderm Forest exhibit, as a three-judge panel of California's 2nd District Court of Appeal ruled Wednesday to allow a lawsuit
Save Billy the Elephant- Please Sign NEW PETITION
Animals  (tags: LA zoo, ioslated, lonely, depressed, elephant, billy, imprisoned, animal advocates, freedom, sanctuary )

Simone
- 3744 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign a petition to get Billy out of the L.A. Zoo. I see that noone has done a petition since Jan. 08 and I saw a video of him on CNN tonite and it made me sick to my stomach and I felt I needed to do something. SOMEONE please help get him out of
We See Ourselves in Billy the Elephant's Eyes- PHOTOS
Animals  (tags: Billy, imprisoned, zoo elephant, wildlife, suffering, lonely, billy elephant advocates, meeting, . zoo authorities )

Simone
- 3825 days ago - dailynews.com
One recent afternoon at the Los Angeles Zoo's elephant exhibit, a grayish creature with wrinkles around the eyes stared over the wood-and-rope fence. He was slow afoot, kind of lumbering. He seemed, in some ways, ill-suited to the modern world. He faced
BAD NEWS!!!! NO FREEDOM FOR BILLY. - City Council Votes to Keep Billy the Elephant at the L.A. Zoo PLEASE VOTE on Their Decision
Animals  (tags: billy, bad news, voting, bily to stay, LA zoo, meeting, elephant advocates, imprisoned, loneliness )

Simone
- 3826 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Billy the elephant will remain at the L.A. Zoo, the L.A. City Council decided today in an 11-4 vote. The decision means that construction on the zoo's Pachyderm Forest exhibit will continue -- and Billy will take up residence there upon the project'
WOULD YOU LIKE TO WRITE JACK HANNA YOUR THOUGHTS?? JACK SUPPORTS L.A. ZOO KEEPING BILLY!
Animals  (tags: BILLY, ZOO, HANNA, suffering, cruelty, abuse, habitat, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, protection, humans )

Brenda
- 3838 days ago - jackhanna.com
Jack Hanna announces his support for the L.A. Zoo's controversial elephant exhibit!How dare you presume that a small group of activists are trying to get Billy out of that hell hole ( as St. Louis Zoo is) to sanctuary. Sorry, people all over the United St
VOTE--"Urgent Update - This Week's Billy/L.A. Zoo Meetings Postponed!"
Animals  (tags: BILLY, ELE, VOTE, HELP, suffering, cruelty, abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, protection, humans, habitat )

Brenda
- 3840 days ago - tinyurl.com
This week's L.A. City Council meetings regarding the L.A. Zoo and Billy have been postponed until later this month; date to be announced. Please also continue to vote in the L.A. Times poll.
"L.A. Zoo Should Free Billy the Elephant" AND VOTE TOO!
Animals  (tags: BILLY, ZOO, FREE, suffering, whales, wildanimals, humans, habitat, sadness, abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, protection, cruelty )

Brenda
- 3846 days ago - latimes.com
Can you take ten seconds to vote in an L.A. Times poll for Billy?(http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/unleashed/2 009/01/jack-hanna-anno.html)Billy has been alone since May 2007, when his companion, Ruby, the zoo's last African elephant, was relocated to the P
Zoo Without Elephants Would Be a Loss for the Children of L.A.
Animals  (tags: los angelas, zoolife, wildlife, wild animals, elephants, billy, endangered, extinction, AnimalWelfare, sadness, suffering, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 3876 days ago - latimes.com
Stand behind the curtain of bamboo just outside the paddock of the last, lone elephant at the Los Angeles Zoo and you'll hear the daylong drumbeat of running feet. Boys and girls yell "elefante!" and cry out "grandotote," which is Spanish for "huge." T
INFORMATION (VIDEO) & CONTACT INFO. TO HELP FREE "BILLY" FROM LA. ZOO
Animals  (tags: BILLY, ZOO, suffering, sadness, cruelty, humans, habitat, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

Brenda
- 3876 days ago - tinyurl.com
So our work is not over yet! We need to continue contacting city council members! The bad news is that this isn't over yet! We are further delayed, while Billy continues to incessantly bob his head in his tiny, barren pen.
PLZ TAKE ACTION: "HELP GET BILLY ON OPRAH!"
Animals  (tags: BILLY, ZOO, OPRAH, wildanimals, sadness, suffering, humans, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

Brenda
- 3877 days ago - oprah.com
We think the elephant issue should be next! And L.A. Zoo is the place to start. We can't imagine a more moving and heartbreaking site than that of Billy incessantly bobbing his head up and down, while standing alone is his tiny, barren pen. (SEE COMMENTS)
"Zoo Is Not a Dirty Word" FAVORS KEEPING ELEPHANTS AT L.A. ZOO-(BILLY)
Animals  (tags: BILLY, ELE, ZOO, suffering, cruelty, sadness, humans, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

Brenda
- 3883 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
For the past eight years, I've been involved with the L.A. Zoo. A small, vocal group of animal activists in Los Angeles is mounting a campaign to halt construction on the new elephant exhibit and to send Billy, to a sanctuary. PLZ POST COMMENT ON SITE!
A Song for Billy: When Elephants Cry © 2007 By: Mayuka Thais   video
Animals  (tags: billy, elephant, elephant welfare, LA zoo, imprisoned elephant )

Simone
- 3891 days ago - youtube.com
A beautiful heartbreaking video of Billy.
"A Song for Billy: When Elephants Cry   video
Animals  (tags: BILLY, ELE, suffering, cruelty, sadness, wildanimals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, protection, humans )

Brenda
- 3892 days ago - youtube.com
FROM MY FRIEND LYN: � Billy has spent years in solitary confinement in a tiny zoo pen, where he constantly bobs his head up and down, an abnormal behavior not seen in the wild.
TAKE ACTION- LAST CHANCE TO HELP FREE BILLY -BILLY'S FATE - CLOSE LA ZOO EXHIBIT
Animals  (tags: billy, zoo elephant, update, meetinggs, close elephant exhibit, kinship circle, animal advocates )

Simone
- 3892 days ago - easyvegan.info
UPDATE ON MOTION TO CLOSE L.A. ZOO ELEPHANT EXHIBIT AND SEND BILLY TO A SANCTUARY -- The City Council heard Councilmember Cardenas' motions on November 19, 2008 at 10am. After 4 hours of deliberation, the council voted to send both issues -- stopping constr
Update: Motion to Close L.A. Zoo Elephant Exhibit
Animals  (tags: BILLY, ELE, ZOO, suffering, cruelty, humans, habitat, sadness, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

Brenda
- 3893 days ago - ga0.org
We are so very, very close to freeing Billy from his solitary confinement in a miserable, barren zoo pen - please don't stop your efforts now! Remember: Thirteen elephants have died at the L.A. Zoo since 1975. More than half never lived to age 20.
 

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