elephants

Bindi Irwin shares beautiful photo of dad Steve in honor of World Elephant Day: 'Their future depends on us'

Elephants are some of the most beautiful and majestic animals on Earth. They’re the largest land mammal, and their unique ...

Ringling Bros. Circus announces comeback, but won't use animals in its shows

It was a show called the “Greatest Show on Earth” — but it wasn’t so great for the animals involved. ...

Zoo celebrates birth of endangered African elephant, the second born in one month

African elephants are an endangered species, threatened in their natural habitat by illegal poaching and habitat loss. So every new ...

Suspected poacher found dead in wildlife preserve, likely killed by elephant

Illegal animal poaching is a serious crime and a major issue for wildlife conservationists. Endangered animals like rhinos and elephants ...

Twin elephants born in Sri Lanka for the first time in 80 years

Elephants are amazing, majestic animals, but sadly their populations have shrunk in recent decades, to the point that they are ...

France to ban use of animals in traveling circuses, breeding orcas and dolphins, and mink fur

Times change, and as more people become aware of how many parts of our culture cause unnecessary harm to animals, ...