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Giraffes & Elephants

Hi, everyone, YES, that’s ME being BFF with all kinds of giraffes and baby elephants in Nairobi!!! Yes, it was as amazing as it looks! 106 more words


A Day in The Life: “Sometimes Naughty” Always Cute Orphaned Baby Elephants Enjoy Their Mud Baths in Their Sanctuary at The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Kenya, Africa: American Travel Photographer Observes

What more could an elephant look forward to in life than a mud bath? And though there is a protective quality to the mud & volcanic dust, it shields them from the sun (cooling them down) & from the incessant bites of insects, most elephants extol its value more for the fun points it earns than as a beauty cream or salve. 599 more words


"Elephant Ivory & Rhino Horn Burn" Event Hosted By Kenya Government & Kenya Wildlife Service Set To Begin on 29 April 2016 in Africa With the Inaugural "Giants Club" Summit Sending Strong Message to Poachers : What Price Can One Put on the Life of an Elephant?

It may take longer than an afternoon of ceremony to burn an elephant tusk to a crisp (actually the process of destroying ivory involves many days of exposure to intense temperatures in furnaces designed to withstand such heat). 572 more words


A Baby Elephant So Hairy She Resembles a Woolly Mammoth : Watch Video of Adorable Indian Baby Elephant as She Playfully Explores a Girl’s Face With Her Trunk

If watching this video of an adorable woolly mammoth-like orphaned baby elephant doesn’t spur you on to help save these wonderful creatures then nothing can. 337 more words


SUSWA : Elephant of the Week at The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust : Growing Up Ele


Date of Birth: Thursday 9 February 2012

Age on Arrival: 18 months old

Gender: Female

Where: The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Now at Voi  840 more words


Each action counts

Source: Oliver’s letter

An example of an individual’s effort of making the world a better place. Oliver, an 8-year old boy has donated his tooth fairy money to help his favourite animals – … 353 more words

Endangered Animals

World Wildlife Day : For Our Elephants

Dear Elephants:

This year Elephant Spoken Here forgot World Wildlife Day. (Yes, I know, how could we?) But we will never forget you as a species or forget your struggle to survive. 277 more words