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2 endangered Asian elephants killed after being hit by passenger train in India

GAUHATI, India – Two endangered Asian elephants were hit and killed Sunday by a passenger train near the city of Gauhati in northeastern India. 151 more words


Trump retreats on imports of hunting trophies

President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Friday he is putting a decision to allow imports of elephant trophies on hold after a torrent of criticism from conservation advocates and across social media. 257 more words


Elephant Jungle Sanctuary

One of the most people doing in Chiang Mai is go on a day trip to the jungle to see elephants. This was definitely something at the top of the list for me, however I was very very careful about picking which place I went to. 618 more words



#RespectTheElephant #BeKindToElephants

‪#RespectTheElephant #BeKindToElephants‬


‪ Who the heck has the authority to sanction the extinction of a species?!?! Even thinking of lifting the ban on importing trophy killings is the most ridiculous decision I have yet to witness. 17 more words

Elephants Are Racist, Ageist, And Sexist


Karen McComb and Graeme Shannon from the University of Sussex have now shown that wild African elephants can tell the difference between the voices of humans from two ethnic groups, and react accordingly. 207 more words