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By: Elephant Trust

Experts From Around the World Oppose Import of Swaziland Elephants

Elephant Trust

Opposing importation of elephants from SwazilandWe, the undersigned scientists, conservationists, elephant care, animal welfare and policy experts, are strongly opposed to the proposed import of 18 elephants from Swaziland by the Dallas Zoo in Texas, Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha, Nebraska, and the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas, for the following reasons:

1. The capture and removal of wild elephants for display in zoos is detrimental to elephants.

Read more: https://www.elephanttrust.org/index.php/articles/item/statement-on-swaziland


 

 

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