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SANPARKS DEFENDS – KILLING THE ELEPHANT – “WHATEVER”!

The decision to euthanize an elephant that attacked tourists in the Kruger National Park last year was taken after proper consideration, SA National Parks (SANParks) said on Thursday. (January 16, 2014) MY COMMENTS: Whatever! There are a few organizations that … Continue reading

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WHY DID THE ELEPHANT HAVE TO DIE!

Tourist Sarah Brooks who was attacked by an elephant in the Kruger National Park was recovering in hospital. MY COMMENTS: NO SHE WAS NOT ATTACKED, THE ELEPHANT WAS STALKED & THE CAR BECAME A THREAT  JUST IMAGINE YOU WERE WALKING … Continue reading

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REMEMBER THE ELEPHANTS IN AFRICA…

On World Elephant Day we are reminded that poaching is a growing concern across much of Africa. Though attempts at working together to end poaching are being made, DON PINNOCK argues that stockpile sales of old ivory do nothing to … Continue reading

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COLD WAR NUCLEAR TESTS COULD HELP US TO FOIL POACHERS

The Cold War may be over but its fallout still remains. Thanks to nuclear explosions  from these fearful decades, scientists can now work out if elephant tusks were illegally traded, or glean historical droughts from hippo teeth. In the 1950s … Continue reading

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WATCH THIS LOVE BRANDY AND CO – thanks to poachers for so many orphaned baby elephants

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DID YOU KNOW THIS ABOUT ELEPHANTS

Why is it that most people feel such empathy for elephants, even if they have never had close contact with them? Is it because of their size, their quaint characteristics, or the fact that they are so incredibly endearing as … Continue reading

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NICE TO KNOW – ELEPHANTS

The largest land mammal on earth, the African elephant weighs up to eight tons. The elephant is distinguished by its massive body, large ears and a long trunk, which has many uses ranging from using it as a hand to … Continue reading

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OUR WORLDS ENDANGERED ANIMALS

African Elephant Elephants are targeted for their ivory tusks that humans want so badly. Because ivory is so valuable to some humans, many elephants have been killed for their tusks. This trade is illegal today, but it has not been … Continue reading

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NO ELEPHANTS SHOULD BE A COMMODITY….

Ivory should only be worn by elephants Introduction Is there any hope for the fate of the African elephant ? It may be time after 40 years of CITES for a new organization to be born out of what was … Continue reading

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