New Jersey Officially 1st State To Ban Circuses, Carnivals From Using Wild AnimalsThe measure signed Friday makes it illegal to use such animals in carnivals, circuses, fairs, parades, petting zoos and similar live events.
Charges Filed In Denver Against South Africa Hunter Over Ivory ImportThe owner of a South African hunting company was indicted this month in Colorado by federal prosecutors, who accuse the man of bribing Zimbabwean government officials while guiding a Colorado tourist on a hunt for elephants and working to have the ivory tusks of an elephant the group illegally killed inside a national park imported to the U.S.
Zoo Euthanizes Baby Elephant With Feeding IssuesA Pittsburgh zoo says a baby elephant that had a feeding tube inserted to help it gain weight has been euthanized.
Baby Elephant 'Up And Moving' After Feeding Tube InsertedA Pennsylvania zoo says a baby elephant born prematurely in May is "up and moving around" after a feeding tube was inserted to help it gain much-needed weight.
Struggling Baby Elephant Having Feeding Tube ImplantedThe Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium says a baby elephant born prematurely in May has "taken a turn for the worse" and was having a feeding tube implanted.
Big Game Hunter Crushed To Death By ElephantAuthorities in Zimbabwe say a South African hunter died after being trampled by an elephant.
Colorado Drones Used To Protect Elephants And Rhinos From PoachersA Colorado man is teaching African park rangers to fly drones to combat poachers. Chris Miser, the owner of Falcon Unmanned, has teamed up with the World Wildlife Fund in an effort to protect elephants and rhinoceros.
Giant Crates & Cranes Move Denver Zoo Elephants To New ExhibitElephants Mimi and Dolly are getting used to their new home. They moved into the Toyota Elephant Passage exhibit on Thursday.
Denver Zoo Holds Annual 'Feast With A Beast'Elephants were treated to large pumpkins at the Denver Zoo on Friday.