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California Could Be First State To Ban Using Bullhooks On Elephants

SACRAMENTO (AP)— California would be the first state to ban using bullhooks to guide and discipline elephants, under a bill moving through the Legislature.

Sen. Ricardo Lara, a Democrat from Bell Gardens, says the hooks are cruel to the animals and dangerous to their handlers if the elephant rebels. 99 more words


5/22/15 ootd

Brookfield zoo with the fam

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A day at the zoo...

Today it was a day at the zoo…

And it was a nice one…

Ice ice baby… Nice to see the young polar bears…

Have a nice weekend.


Copenhagen Zoo

Copenhagen Zoo was founded by the ornithologist Niels Kjærbølling in 1859.

He was given the summer garden of Prinsess Vilhelmines Have (the garden of Princess Vilhelmine) by the chief directorate of Copenhagen. 84 more words


New Babies at the Ft. Worth Zoo: African Lion Cubs

The Ft. Worth population has grown by 3. Get ready for cute!

Three new African lion cubs, two girls and a boy,  were born March 29 to the zoo’s 3-year-old lionness Abagebe. 62 more words


This Week's Big Bear Weather and Events (5/22/15 - Memorial Day Weekend)

Memorial Day Weekend is finally here – a time to remember those who have given their lives for our freedom and a time to celebrate that freedom by making memories with our families. 130 more words

Big Bear

Foto Friday: The Distance

He looks out into the distance, eyes trying to focus on the hope of what is beyond–beyond his glass walls, beyond his patch of withering grass, beyond his captivity.