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Animals  (tags: KERALA AGAINST ELEPHANTS, Wild elephants, 3 Tuskers captured in 8 months, Kerala Forest Dept. )

- 598 days ago -
In the last eight months, the Kerala Forest Department caught not one, but three giant tuskers in various locations and is busy "training" them in order to convert these wild creatures to obedient slave elephants.
Laos Is Illegally Selling Its Last Wild Elephants to China! Please SIGN & SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wild elephants, killed, China's Animal Cruelty, suffering, abused, animalwelfare )

- 624 days ago -
Apart from cruel fate, the elephants are expecting in China, the wild elephant population in Laos has dropped by more than 75 percent since the 1980s, leaving only an estimated 600-800 left in the wild. This has to STOP ! Sign the care2 petition!
Petition: Save the Wild Elephants of Botswana From Fracking
Animals  (tags: wild elephants, Fracking Aimalsendangered, Botswana )

- 1639 days ago -
In a region of Botswana often visited by drought, water is literally 'life itself', yet the Shale Gas industry/Fracking which uses millions of litres of water and chemicals in the mining process wants to mine drawing on and inevitably polluting the underg
Burma / Thailand: Baby Elephant Tortured Into Submission Before Illegal Smuggling From Burma to Thailand.- PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: baby elephants, beaten, broken, tortured, thailand, burma, elephant trade, wild elephants, horrendous cruelty )

- 2836 days ago -
A baby elephant braces for a hit during a training session in a Karen village in Burma. The training session is coined the 'crush' as its goal is to break the elephant's spirit. Wild elephants are typically tied up and beaten for 3 days straight and left
One Man Killed as Elephants Run Amok in Indian City
Animals  (tags: indian city, humans invasion, conflicts, wild elephants, stressed, killed man, wildlife, homes destroyed )

- 2901 days ago -
TWO wild elephants trampled one person to death in a three-hour rampage in the southern Indian city of Mysore today, causing widespread panic, local officials said. Karnataka state higher education minister S.A. Ramdas said the elephants entered the
Man Vs. Elephant War Rages in Sri Lanka
Animals  (tags: wild elephants, humans, invasion, survival, habitat, homes )

- 3193 days ago -
More than 200 elephants and 50 humans are killed each year in an escalating conflict between man and beast in Sri Lanka. The cause of the conflict: Animals are going "berserk" as more and more of their land is taken over by humans and cattle eat their
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 )

- 3193 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
ACTION ALERT: Ask Shriners to Stop Exploiting Animals !!!
Animals  (tags: shrine circus, animal abusers, investigation, wild elephants, abused, exploited )

- 3324 days ago -
On April 9, an elephant imprisoned by Shrine Circus became "startled" and kicked and stomped a circus worker to death in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Compassionate individuals have been prevailing upon the Shriners to stop using animals for years to no
Karnataka's Wild Jumbos Get Land as New Year Gift
Animals  (tags: 25 acres, wild elephants, protection, land, conservation )

- 3415 days ago -
In what is being described as the first such conservation step in Asia, more than 25 acres of land has been donated to the Karnataka forest department so that wild elephants can move freely through a dedicated corridor,
ACTION ALERT: Save The Elephants of the Kerala Rainforest!!!
Animals  (tags: kerala rainforest, elephants, wild elephants, slaughtered, asian elephants, protection )

- 3426 days ago -
A 2.5 kilometer wide corridor that connects the two Indian states of Kerala and Karnataka (located in the Western Ghats mountain range) is also the last unbroken forest leading the largest population of Asian elephants from wet season to dry season
Driven Out of Forests, Forced to Ravage Crops
Animals  (tags: humans, habitat, wild elephants, driven from forests, homes, ravage crops, survive, killed )

- 3428 days ago -
Elephants need 350 kg fodder everyday. In the past, elephants fed on bamboo and tree barks, but a shrinking habitat has urged elephants to adapt to crops like sugarcane, maize, banana and paddy. When they raid crops, they're condemned as rogues and fall
Vietnam Province Sets Up Elephant Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: vietnam province, elephant sanctuary, wild elephants, captive, conservation, protection )

- 3438 days ago -
The Central Highlands province of Dac Lak will set up a 200-hectare elephant sanctuary at the Yok Don National Park under a project to preserve wild and domestic elephants, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported. Prof Bao Huy of Tay Nguyen University's
Animals  (tags: indian elephants, zoo elephants, freed, protection, wild elephants, freedom )

- 3454 days ago -
While the Western Zoos Dither, India Condemns Captivity in Zoos as Causing Unacceptable 'Trauma'. The Born Free Foundation joins the global animal welfare and conservation community in welcoming plans by the Government of India to end the keeping of
When the Elephants Come to Graze, Drink and Frolic
Animals  (tags: elephant herd, south asia, peaceful, safe, wild animals, wild elephants, families )

- 3562 days ago -
As evening approaches, the banks of the Minneriya reservoir become crowded with visitors of a different kind. As the sun slowly retreats from different corners of the scrub jungle the visitors slowly approach the green plains by the receding waters.
The Desert Elephants of Mali
Animals  (tags: mali, desert elephants, wild elephants, survival, droughts, endangered, herds )

- 3568 days ago -
Mali is a beautiful, landlocked desert country in North West Africa. Perhaps best known for its rich cultural diversity, Mali is also home to the northernmost herd of African elephants. One of the very last herd of elephants in the arid Sahel, this herd

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