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End of Ringling Brothers Met With Mixed Reaction

ST. LOUIS (KMOX)-The word that Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey will end its 146-year run this May, is being greeted with shock and glee in St. 289 more words



After 146 years, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will fold its tents for the last time in May of 2017. Over twenty years ago, the circus came to our town for the last time. 524 more words

Animal Rights

Elephants + logs = happy

Some elephants at the Oregon Zoo received the elephant equivalent of a swing set.

Several logs measuring 30 foot long and 3 feet in diameter were donated from the… 74 more words

End Of The Circus, Start Of The Circus

The Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus has announced that it will make its last performance in 2017.  Home to acrobats, trapeze artists, clowns, high wire acts, men fired from cannons, ringmasters, jugglers, elephants, bareback daredevils, and lion tamers, the self-described “Greatest Show on Earth” has been thrilling Americans for 146 years. 372 more words


Hwange, Our Magnifcent Elephant Herds

“A Great Thirst”

Hwange Elephants

An Impression By Julie A M Edwards McShane

My first visit to the then Wankie Game Reserve, today known as Hwange National Park, was when I was a very tiny tot, we lived in the bush south East of the border of the Park. 163 more words

National Parks

My Tips for Going Travelling

So last year after finishing Uni, myself along with two friends backpacked around Thailand and Bali and it was hands down one of the best things I’ve ever done. 821 more words


The Greatest Show on Earth Yields to the Greatest Sideshow on Earth

(Ellenton, FL — January 15, 2017) – One circus’ end in 2016 is slated to continue in 2017. Another circus, in existence for 146 years, is slated to close in a matter of months. 501 more words

Election 2016