WASHINGTON (AP) – Dr. Seuss had it right: Horton really does hear a Who. Wild elephants can distinguish between human languages, and they can tell whether a voice comes from a man, woman or boy, […]
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s wildlife authority says three elephants attacked a park ranger and trampled him to death during an anti-poaching patrol in the northwestern nature reserve where more than 102 elephants have […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lily Tomlin’s admiration for elephants began when she met Ruby and Billy. The zoo dwellers also sparked her desire to help improve the lives of elephants in captivity and the chances for survival of those in the wild.
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — Authorities say a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus elephant was hit by a bullet in a drive-by shooting in Tupelo, Miss.
BERLIN (AP) — Elephants at the Berlin Zoo finally got a chance to tuck into their Christmas dinner: A feast of donated pine trees. Before gobbling the greenery, elephants young and old played with the trees, whose strong smell attracts them.
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SAN DIEGO (CNS) – The African elephant herd at San Diego Zoo Safari Park expanded today with the birth of a female calf. The 205-pound offspring born to mother Swazi at 3:39 a.m. was up […]