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Dog and Elephant Are Best Freinds

Animals  (tags: Elephant Sanctuary, elephant Tara, dog Bella, best friends, wildlife, goodnews, video )

- 3013 days ago -
Elephants at this animal sanctuary always pick a best elephant friend, but in a touching twist, Tara and Bella found each other instead. This Lasting and unusual friendship will bring tears to your eyes.


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Cindy C (125)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 2:43 pm
this is absolutely wonderful awwww

Barb Knight (1685)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 2:45 pm
I'm a member of the Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee and Tara & Bella's story never gets old! These two are closer than white on rice! Enjoy!

Roseann d (178)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 2:51 pm
Aww, at the end, the elephant has such pretty, girlie eyes. Sweet!

Barb Knight (1685)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 2:57 pm
Please note this is an old video: Rob Atkins is now CEO of the Elephant Sanctuary.

Patrizia S (315)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 3:54 pm

Carol H (229)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 4:06 pm
thanks BarbCat, noted

Cristian S (18)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 4:31 pm
noted and This was just to cute ! liked on FB as well.

Penelope Ryan (178)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 5:32 pm

Ann L (15)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 8:48 pm
The Odd Couple. Very heart felt. Thanks Barbcat.

. (0)
Wednesday March 16, 2011, 9:08 pm
Great story Barb - thanks for sharing :-)

Erica D (75)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:06 am
Aww! How cute!

Animae C (509)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:07 am
*sigh* it's been a life long dream to have or be associated with a sanctuary like this....

Humanity has so much to learn from the Animals,
they don't discriminate!

Than.q BarbCat

. (0)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:13 am
GOOD STUFF! Thank you! :-)


Nina Papaioannou (27)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:30 am
noted and appreciated! Thanks

Walter Firth (45)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:48 am
Noted.Thanks Barbcat for the story and video.Lovely.

Diane B (275)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:49 am
Good to see such beautifull friendship thanks Barbcat

Joy W (100)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:55 am
Odd couple alright, but who cares, they are best friends. That' s all that matters.

Bec L. (0)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:55 am
too precious ... if we all could all learn from them i feel the world would be a much more happier place

End CrueltyDeb Williams-Shepard (154)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 8:04 am
So sweet!

Barb Knight (1685)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 8:28 am
Thank you for all your positive comments about Tara & Bella! I love them!
BTW could someone please report the SPAM message from Lin Lin? I can't report it from AOL for some reason! TY very much!

Barb Knight (1685)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 8:36 am

Past Member (0)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 8:43 am
Absolutely Adorable & Cute Couple :-) :-) :-) love it Thank You BarbCat Sunshine Lady!! :-)

Barb Knight (1685)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 8:48 am
Everytime I send someone a greenstar for their comment, the # of notes go down!! There were #78 nots and now there's #76...hmmm!

Sharon Balloch (127)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 9:11 am
that was sooooo wonderful ...I had a rescue dog that looked just like that dog.. and he was a real sweet guy.

trisha torres (62)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 10:06 am
AWWWWW now if they can get along why can't everyone else. I so want this pic :)

Sunny k (47)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 10:14 am
This is soo sweet video!! I love this!!!!

Regina P (63)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 10:14 am
Noted, Thanks BarbCat. This is to good to be true, & yes its ashame people cant react like theo world of animals is incrediable, They have so much compassion for each other.

tracey p (81)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 10:22 am
this is a truly beautiful film, showing how friendship and love can be found in the most unexpected places, with people or animals we might not expect. i wish these two beautiful animals many more years of loving companionship.

MmAway M (519)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 12:14 pm
Thank you SOOOO much BarbCat for this...

While I had seen this special and awesome video before it always it a keeper....So special - that friendship is just truly a blessing for all to behold! So enjoy the great and happy news, makes me know why I keep trying so hard for our creatures...Thanks again sweetie!

Peggy A (109)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 1:25 pm
This is so cute.Just shows it doesn't matter what you look like,it's what's in your heart that counts

Kate A (10)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 1:59 pm
Thats so cute, it proves how loving and loyal all animals are. Humans should take some lessons from animals.

Constance F (418)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:34 pm
Thank you so much for this post. Made me so happy inside, and a big thank you to this beautiful caring sanctuary.

Karin Abraham (27)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 3:38 pm
I've seen this story on several documentaries and never tire of it. :)

Susan Pernot (75)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 4:55 pm
Beautiful, just beautiful :+)

Michelle S (462)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 5:58 pm
I posted a video of Tara and Bella at this site a few weeks ago. Please check it out. There is also a childrens book on their story you can purchase.

Michelle >^..^

Aletta Kraan (146)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 7:31 pm
So cute , love it !!

Alcataz L (0)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 7:35 pm
how cute and nice! luv it.....

Shannon V (12)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 9:40 pm
I remember seeing this clip sometime ago - still a good story to share. Thanks

Lisa Zarafonetis (168)
Thursday March 17, 2011, 9:57 pm
Shared on Facebook. This is so precious! :)

Jennifer N. (0)
Friday March 18, 2011, 11:22 am
How adorable

Glamour Girlcat (32)
Monday March 28, 2011, 9:29 pm
Aww, what a sweet story! Thank you for posting, Barbcat.

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 25, 2011, 1:53 am
just beautiful, it makes me smile:)
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