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Namibia is planning to sell 170 live elephants because of drought and conflict
# Overpopulation
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# Overpopulation

Namibia is planning to sell 170 live elephants because of drought and conflict

Dec 3rd 2020, 10:00 PM 18,705 Views 30 Comments

The government had been criticised for shooting elephants to control overpopulation.

One elephant dies and others let loose after circus truck crashes on Spanish motorway
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# Rescue

One elephant dies and others let loose after circus truck crashes on Spanish motorway

Apr 3rd 2018, 7:43 AM 38,711 Views 23 Comments

There were five elephants in the truck in total.

'Maternity leave' compensation system could help increase elephant population
# Laos
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# Laos

'Maternity leave' compensation system could help increase elephant population

Nov 5th 2017, 10:00 AM 11,267 Views 3 Comments

New research shows how the increase in elephants’ workloads has affected their reproduction.

Dublin Zoo celebrates a very adorable new arrival
# Baby Elephant
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# Baby Elephant

Dublin Zoo celebrates a very adorable new arrival

Mar 16th 2017, 5:37 PM 18,080 Views 17 Comments

Just look at her.

Elephant that travelled 1,700km from India to Bangladesh dies despite efforts to save him
# Floods
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# Floods

Elephant that travelled 1,700km from India to Bangladesh dies despite efforts to save him

Aug 16th 2016, 4:28 PM 19,409 Views 9 Comments

The distressed animal was tranquillised three times in bids to transport him to a safari park.

Elephant who walked 1,000km after becoming separated from its herd rescued
# Whoa Nelly
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# Whoa Nelly

Elephant who walked 1,000km after becoming separated from its herd rescued

Aug 11th 2016, 9:15 PM 15,873 Views 16 Comments

The distressed female ran amok after it was hit by a tranquilliser dart and charged into a pond.

Donald Trump Jr once hunted and killed an elephant (and people aren't letting him forget it)
# Party Symbol
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# Party Symbol

Donald Trump Jr once hunted and killed an elephant (and people aren't letting him forget it)

Jul 20th 2016, 4:12 PM 50,961 Views 72 Comments

Many are pointing out how symbolic it is, given the state of the Republican party.

Five people killed by four rampaging elephants
# India
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# India

Five people killed by four rampaging elephants

Mar 21st 2016, 1:48 PM 14,987 Views 30 Comments

The victims were trampled after angering the elephants by throwing stones to try to scare them off.

An elephant has set foot in war-torn Somalia for the first time in 20 years
# Morgan's Long Journey
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# Morgan's Long Journey

An elephant has set foot in war-torn Somalia for the first time in 20 years

Mar 10th 2016, 6:04 AM 13,167 Views 11 Comments

The elephant’s journey suggests that the Kenya-Somalia border area is becoming less dangerous.

A woman rescued this baby elephant, and now he won't let her out of his sight
# Moyo
# Moyo

A woman rescued this baby elephant, and now he won't let her out of his sight

Feb 12th 2016, 2:02 PM 7,314 Views 1 Comment

Sweet! But not ideal for her home furnishings.

British tourist trampled to death by elephant in Thailand
# Koh Samui
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# Koh Samui

British tourist trampled to death by elephant in Thailand

Feb 2nd 2016, 7:53 AM 19,941 Views 30 Comments

It’s the latest in a string of incidents that has led to questions over animal tourism in Thailand.

Woman killed and baby injured after being trampled by wild elephant
# Thailand
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# Thailand

Woman killed and baby injured after being trampled by wild elephant

Jan 12th 2016, 10:35 AM 9,620 Views 2 Comments

It is the second deadly attack in the area in recent months.

Here's the most important piece of advice Gay gave Pat about The Toy Show
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Here's the most important piece of advice Gay gave Pat about The Toy Show

Dec 25th 2015, 8:30 PM 31,046 Views 25 Comments

And he stuck to it.

A hunter has shot the biggest elephant killed in Africa for almost 30 years
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# Elephant Hunt

A hunter has shot the biggest elephant killed in Africa for almost 30 years

Oct 16th 2015, 6:59 AM 23,236 Views 101 Comments

A German national paid the equivalent of €53,000 for a permit to land the bull elephant.

Watch: Elephant sneaks up on Irish tourist and knocks him over
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# Cheeky

Watch: Elephant sneaks up on Irish tourist and knocks him over

Sep 7th 2015, 8:17 PM 23,877 Views 23 Comments

The elephant is said to have been startled as it had bad eyesight and only spotted the men at the last minute.

Elephant kills keeper and runs into the jungle with three tourists
# Thailand
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# Thailand

Elephant kills keeper and runs into the jungle with three tourists

Aug 27th 2015, 8:25 AM 29,584 Views 46 Comments

The animal and tourists have since been recovered.

Man attacked and killed by escaped elephant in Germany
# Buchen
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# Buchen

Man attacked and killed by escaped elephant in Germany

Jun 13th 2015, 8:07 PM 19,512 Views 23 Comments

Reports in Germany suggest the elephant had previously injured people.

Baby elephants having playtime in Dublin Zoo will fill you with joy
# Elefun
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# Elefun

Baby elephants having playtime in Dublin Zoo will fill you with joy

Apr 9th 2015, 4:42 PM 12,989 Views 6 Comments

Just look at their wrinkly little bums.

This baby elephant taking a bath is as gracious as you after a few drinks
# Nelly The Elephant
# Nelly The Elephant

This baby elephant taking a bath is as gracious as you after a few drinks

Mar 13th 2015, 8:30 AM 4,305 Views 0 Comments

Can you even handle the cute…?

A rare white elephant has been captured in Burma
# In The Jungle
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# In The Jungle

A rare white elephant has been captured in Burma

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:35 AM 16,612 Views 31 Comments

The appearance of the creature is traditionally associated with good luck.

This video showing an elephant throwing rubbish into bin is going viral - but is it real?
# Eco Friendly Elephant
# Eco Friendly Elephant

This video showing an elephant throwing rubbish into bin is going viral - but is it real?

Dec 15th 2014, 8:26 PM 9,640 Views 1 Comment

Some are sceptical.

Baby elephant takes a tumble, mammy storms to the rescue
# Bar Bar
# Bar Bar

Baby elephant takes a tumble, mammy storms to the rescue

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:25 AM 4,778 Views 4 Comments

Ah wudja LOOK.

This baby elephant enthusiastically dancing with ribbon will make you smile
# Elephun
# Elephun

This baby elephant enthusiastically dancing with ribbon will make you smile

Sep 2nd 2014, 2:22 PM 2,761 Views 1 Comment

Performance art.

Dublin Zoo's new baby elephant is three days old and unbelievably cute
# Awwww
# Awwww

Dublin Zoo's new baby elephant is three days old and unbelievably cute

Aug 22nd 2014, 1:08 PM 21,933 Views 32 Comments

Look at him there!

Elephant 'cries' when freed after 50 years in captivity
# Free At Last
# Free At Last

Elephant 'cries' when freed after 50 years in captivity

Jul 8th 2014, 12:06 PM 32,346 Views 38 Comments

Raju the elephant was rescued last week by UK charity Wildlife SOS.

Itchy elephant at Dublin Zoo grabs a stick to scratch behind her ear
# Yasmin
# Yasmin

Itchy elephant at Dublin Zoo grabs a stick to scratch behind her ear

Jun 18th 2014, 11:57 PM 17,803 Views 25 Comments

And you would probably do the exact same.

Tourist with nerves of steel stops charging elephant in its tracks
# Badass
# Badass

Tourist with nerves of steel stops charging elephant in its tracks

Jun 11th 2014, 4:28 PM 3,868 Views 5 Comments

Now you just pause right there.

Is this the world's first elephant selfie?
# Lemme Take An Elfie
# Lemme Take An Elfie

Is this the world's first elephant selfie?

May 30th 2014, 9:14 AM 12,434 Views 21 Comments

Latabe the elephant used her trunk to take this elegant shot. Good work, Latabe.

Pregnant elephant at Dublin Zoo given special pillow to help her sleep
# Calving Time
# Calving Time

Pregnant elephant at Dublin Zoo given special pillow to help her sleep

May 20th 2014, 1:45 PM 4,204 Views 2 Comments

She’s been pregnant for 22 months!

Adorable baby elephant dances with tourist in Thailand
# Elephun
# Elephun

Adorable baby elephant dances with tourist in Thailand

May 6th 2014, 6:37 PM 2,179 Views 2 Comments

Someone set this video to Pharrell’s Happy, quick.

Bing responded to its elephant-penis homepage in the best possible way
# Ba Da Bing
# Ba Da Bing

Bing responded to its elephant-penis homepage in the best possible way

Apr 16th 2014, 9:26 AM 8,648 Views 4 Comments

THIS is how you do it.

Bing's homepage today includes a giant elephant penis
# Ba Da Bing
# Ba Da Bing

Bing's homepage today includes a giant elephant penis

Apr 15th 2014, 6:30 PM 7,157 Views 6 Comments

Juvenile? Us?

Puzzled baby elephant tries to find human friend's trunk
# What The...
# What The...

Puzzled baby elephant tries to find human friend's trunk

Apr 8th 2014, 8:30 PM 4,870 Views 6 Comments

This lack of facial appendage is most confusing.

Elephant destroys house before returning to save baby trapped under debris
# Elephant Of Surprise
# Elephant Of Surprise

Elephant destroys house before returning to save baby trapped under debris

Mar 12th 2014, 6:00 PM 108,552 Views 44 Comments

Oh yeah, real sound.

Your reminder that Pat Kenny opened the 2002 Toy Show on an elephant
# Elephant In The Room
# Elephant In The Room

Your reminder that Pat Kenny opened the 2002 Toy Show on an elephant

Nov 20th 2013, 12:28 PM 2,750 Views 3 Comments

A massive circus elephant in the Late Late studio… what could possibly go wrong?

More than 300 elephants deliberately poisoned in Zimbabwe park
# Poachers
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# Poachers

More than 300 elephants deliberately poisoned in Zimbabwe park

Oct 21st 2013, 3:30 PM 14,313 Views 46 Comments

Other animals including lions, vultures, painted dogs and hyenas have also been killed by poachers at Zimbabwe’s largest game park.

Banksy reveals video of Dumbo the Elephant being shot from the sky
# Dem Ears
# Dem Ears

Banksy reveals video of Dumbo the Elephant being shot from the sky

Oct 7th 2013, 7:58 AM 2,268 Views 1 Comment

The artist has taken up residency on the streets of New York.

Watch this elephant clean its own head with a broom
# Elephun
# Elephun

Watch this elephant clean its own head with a broom

Sep 30th 2013, 1:33 PM 974 Views 1 Comment

Take a half day, keeper.

British tourist trampled to death by elephant in India
# Attack
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# Attack

British tourist trampled to death by elephant in India

Sep 20th 2013, 9:36 AM 7,273 Views 14 Comments

The man is believed to not have heard people warning him about the stampeding elephant.

Your day needs this elephant/dog best friendship
# BBFs
# BBFs

Your day needs this elephant/dog best friendship

Sep 17th 2013, 4:03 PM 1,487 Views 0 Comments

They share a love of swimming! Bella the dog uses Bubbles the elephant as a diving board!

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