elephants

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 ...

Extremely rare pair of twin baby elephants born in Kenya reserve

It’s always great news when a new baby animal is born — so it’s twice as good news when it ...

Omaha zoo celebrates birth of endangered African elephant calf, first born in zoo's history

It’s always an exciting day at a zoo when a new animal is born. There’s nothing more adorable than the ...

Freed former circus elephants begin new life in wildlife sanctuary

For over a century, elephants were a staple of traveling circuses, most famously the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey ...

Zoo mourns the death of beloved two-year-old baby elephant: 'We will never, ever forget him'

It’s already been a difficult year for zoos, with most having to close their doors to the public due to ...

More than 350 elephants mysteriously drop dead in Botswana in "mass die-off"

It’s a tragic site for conservationists in Africa after discovering hundreds of elephants dead in Botswana. The elephant carcasses were ...