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Satao The Elephant Killed By Poachers

Satao The Elephant Killed By Poachers

By Lindsay McCane June 16, 2014

The Tsavo Trust, a not-for-profit organization located in Kenya, informed the public on Friday that one of their largest and oldest bull elephants was killed by poachers. The elephant’s name was Satao, and he was thought to have been born …

Thai Elephant Attack, Tourist Trampled To Death Thai Elephant Attack, Tourist Trampled To Death

Authorities in Thailand continue their investigation into the death of a woman whose body was found by Thai park rangers on January 18th. The woman has since been identified as Lily Glidden of Freeville, NY. She was 24-years-old. Glidden was …

Chris Christie Not Offended by “Time” Cover Chris Christie Not Offended by “Time” Cover
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Chris Christie isn’t letting a little playground bullying get to him, according to Yahoo. The politician has long been teased for his heft, and in fact, says it is fair game. However, some say that the Time cover from last …

Zimbabwe Elephant Poacher Sentenced to 15 Years Zimbabwe Elephant Poacher Sentenced to 15 Years

A Zimbabwe court sentenced a poacher to more than 15 years in prison on Wednesday, for poisoning and killing elephants with cyanide. The conviction was the fourth concerning the poisoning in a month, and the accused still faces charges for …

Elephant Kills Zookeeper In Missouri Elephant Kills Zookeeper In Missouri
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An elephant has reportedly showed its aggression and killed the zookeeper that was working with her, in a zoo in Missouri. Patience, an elephant that has a history of aggression toward handlers, attacked and crushed her keeper on Friday morning. …

Kenya Seizes Ivory, Cuts Off Terrorist Funding Kenya Seizes Ivory, Cuts Off Terrorist Funding

Kenyan customs officers in Mombasa have seized almost four tons of elephant ivory in two separate shipments Wednesday, amid a spike in poaching of the animals. The illicit ivory trade on the black market has been discovered to help fund …

Zimbabwe Poachers Poison 87 Elephants Zimbabwe Poachers Poison 87 Elephants
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Zimbabwean poachers have poisoned 87 elephants with cyanide in Hwange national park, which holds one of the world’s largest herds. Zimbabwean environment minister Saviour Kasukuwere said that park rangers and police have recovered 19 tusks, cyanide and wire snares, while …

Baby Elephant Cries After Being Rejected By Mother Baby Elephant Cries After Being Rejected By Mother
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A baby elephant was recently attacked and abandoned by his own mother at a zoo in China, causing him to cry for hours. Who knew that was even possible? No one is able to tell why, but it appears that …

Nike Elephant Shoe is the Company’s Largest Ever Nike Elephant Shoe is the Company’s Largest Ever

It’s a given that the seven-foot-tall stars in the NBA have Nike shoes that are huge. None of them, however, compare to the largest shoe that Nike ever made. Early this month, Nike PR Director Heidi Burgett tweeted out a …

Watch a Baby Elephant Rescued from a Well Watch a Baby Elephant Rescued from a Well

What did you do today? Because these people pulled a baby elephant out of a well and reunited it with its mom. The group is the Amboseli Trust for Elephants and this is the best animal-related video you’ll see all …

Elephant Plays With W Samsung Galaxy Note [Video] Elephant Plays With W Samsung Galaxy Note [Video]

The intelligence of elephants never ceases to amaze me. How they seem to grasp things that only humans do is unimaginable. In these sets of videos, we see Peter the elephant playing with a widely popular Samsung Galaxy Note. The …