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Putting the Spin on Flying Elephants to Omaha

November 30, 2015
Three American zoos have orchestrated a fairly tricky sleight-of-hand to remove 18 African elephants from their native grasslands and plant them in expensive faux-habitat exhibits in the U.S. Read More »

Winter Weather Advisory: Keep Animals Safe and Warm This Winter

November 30, 2015
Tips from the Animal Legal Defense Fund. Read More »

U.S. Zoos Request Import of African Elephants Under False Pretenses

November 24, 2015
Wild-captured elephants would be imported for profit, not conservation. Read More »

ALDF Suggests: What To Do if You Witness Animal Cruelty Online

November 23, 2015
The Internet and social media are reflections of our society. The good, the bad, and the ugly. Read More »

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