2016-02-04
The Elephant Sanctuary Schedules February Commemoration of
"The Hawthorn Herd"

Ten years ago, The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee welcomed eight new residents - elephants transferred from the Hawthorn Corporation, a company in Illinois that trained and leased elephants to circuses.
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2016-01-25
Animal Rights Groups Oppose Importing 18 African Elephants to U.S.
DALLAS - A coalition of animal rights advocates is protesting a federal permit that allows the Dallas Zoo and two others in the U.S. to accept African elephants.
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2016-01-21
Bull Elephants Display 'Mothering Behavior' Toward Orphaned Calves
Enormous male elephants, thought of as loners, have banded together and come to the aid of two young, vulnerable members of their species.
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2016-01-12
Zimbabwe to Increase Wildlife Exports to China
The move will reduce the chances of elephants dying because of drought,as quoted in the state-owned Herald newspaper. Critics have condemned the exports as stealing from the future generation's natural resources.
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2016-01-11
Ringling Circus Elephants to Retire in May
The Ringling Bros, and Barnum & Bailey Circus is ending its elephant acts a year and a half early, and will retire all of its touring elephants in May.
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2016-01-07
Largest Wildlife Census in History Makes Waves in Conservation
The full, data-driven story of Africa's savanna elephants is now taking shape.
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