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When You Hit An Elephant In Enid

Neal Pollard

No, not Enid, Kenya, or Enid, India. Enid, Oklahoma. On November 4, 2009, a Wednesday night, Bill and Deena Carpenter were returning to their home from church services. 491 more words


The human elephant conflict is a chief concern for the Asian Elephant.

Due to deliberate destruction of the rainforest and limited space to roam, elephants are forced to travel to towns, farms and villages in search of food. 354 more words

Asian Elephant


It is wonderful to see a herd of elephants that are safe from humans. I took this photograph on my recent trip to to Thailand where myself and a friend were volunteering as veterinary nurses to help care for rescued elephants. 372 more words

Asian Elephant

Visit to the San Diego Zoo

My last clear memory of a visit to the San Diego zoo had been thirty years ago when my husband and I pushed my beloved, and adventurous, grandmother in a wheel chair up and down the hills of the rambling zoo. 540 more words

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Mary, the Elephant that got Hanged.

Mary was an Asian elephant born in 1894 although it is unclear where. She was bought 1896 by Charlie Sparks, owner of ‘Spark’s World Famous Show’ where she became a performer and described as “Mary, the largest living land animal on Earth; 3 inches taller than Jumbo and weighing over 5 tons. 621 more words

Animal Cruelty

In Search of Elephants

Day 477 – 20 June, 2016

A few years ago, on a vacation in Nepal, I rode an elephant. It seemed like an exotic fun thing to do. 713 more words

Dolly The Elephant Euthanized At Denver Zoo

DENVER (AP) – Denver Zoo officials say Dolly the elephant has died.

The elephant was in declining health because of her age. Zoo officials said Saturday she was at least 50 years old. 44 more words