December 16, 2017, No comments

A judge is now deciding whether an elephant will be returned to its controversial circus owner or remain free in a U.S. wildlife preserve. For now, Nosey the elephant will […]

After decades of life in the circus, Nosey the elephant tastes freedom

November 17, 2017, 4 Comments

Nosey is free. At least, for now. Nosey was a captive, solitary African elephant forced to tour the United States circus circuit for decades since her ...

Donald Trump brings back sport hunting for elephants in Zimbabwe, move deemed “reprehensible” by conservation groups

November 16, 2017, No comments

Nov. 17 Update: U.S. President Trump backtracks, posting this tweet. Put big game trophy decision on hold until such time as I review all conservation ...

“Jumbo” rescue mission saves elephant lost at sea off Sri Lanka

July 21, 2017, No comments

It was an incredible rescue  — and an even more impressive act of compassion. The Sri Lanka Navy stepped in to save an elephant dubbed “J ...

  • Is this the face of an Ivory Smuggling Queen?
    October 9, 2015, No comments

    Anti-poaching investigators have caught what activists are calling the most important ivory traffickers ever arrested, a Chinese national who may have been responsible for millions in illegal ivory. “The Queen […]