22 Elephant facts that prove they deserve better
In a move that will have animal lovers everywhere celebrating, the Ringling Brothers circus has announced it will phase out all of its famed elephant acts. The 13 elephants they currently have will be sent to live at the Center for Elephant Conservation in Florida. To celebrate the news of the elephants getting a break after years of suffering through circus training and performances, here are a few incredible facts about elephants you might not know.
Elephant Calf Makes Quick Entrance
After a gestation period of 631 days (21 months), it only took a grand total of two minutes for the delivery of Artis Zoo’s new Asian Elephant calf! New mom, Thong Tai, welcomed the quick arrival of her new baby...
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Quality greeting cards
BugArt Critters ~ Baby Elephant. CRITTERS *NEW* Designed by Jane Crowther. Each card is printed on high quality textured board. Individually cello-wrapped with an off-white envelope. BLANK inside. Card size 167mm x 118mm.
I Simply Remember my Favorite Things and Then I Don't Feel so bad
This essay is an admitted departure from my usual snarky lists. In fact, it’s neither. Last week I had a bad day and forced myself to get happier, it worked for me and I hope it can work for you. Sometimes when I get an especially bad case of the blues I try to quantify... Read more »
Protector of the Giants photographic exhibition
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust presents an exhibition of pictures taken by three of the world's most celebrated wildlife photographers – Joachim Schmeisser, Michael Nichols and Robert Carr-Hartley