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Meet The Incredible Man Who Has Saved 20,000 Animals With His Custom-Made Prosthetics

Meet the man who saved over 20,000 animals with custom-made prosthetics! Derrick Campana, an animal orthotist from Sterling, Virginia, creates artificial limbs and braces to help animals in need and improve the quality and comfort of your lives. 

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Villagers Knitted Colorful Jumpers To Protect The Elephants From Near-Freezing Temperatures (9 images)

A story from 2017, yet is so beautiful that it deserves another round in the spotlight. The village women in a northern city of Mathura, near the Wildlife SOS Elephant Conservation and Care Centre, have knitted beautiful and colorful garments for the India Elephants when the temperature at night hit sub-zero. Full story at Independent.




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What a great idea! 200 trees were donated this year as part of an enrichment programme at Colchester Zoo for many zoo animals including elephants, meerkats, and chimpanzees. Food is also hidden in the trees to encourage foraging and play amongst the animals

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India Opens Its First Elephant Hospital

With the opening of the Wildlife SOS elephant hospital, injured, ill and elderly elephants now have a dedicated place to receive care in India. It is the first of its kind in the country and is located in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.

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Happy Elephants are Treated to a 7 Day Picnic

Every year, the elephants at Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh, India, are invited and treated to a week-long feast, which includes head and body massages, and a lot of FOOD! 

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Micheal Jackson's Elephant Broke Out And Went on a Little Stroll Through The Zoo

Ali, an adorable African elephant once lived at the late singer, Micheal Jackson's Neverland Ranch. He very briefly escaped his enclosure at Florida's Jacksonville Zoo, and decided to test his smooth criminal ways by taking a small tour around the Zoo! Needless to say, IT WAS ADORABLE!

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24 Crazy Cool Elephant Facts You Probably Didn't Know

Elephants are beautiful. They have so many qualities that are hard to find in other animals and let's just add this in now... are adorable! And even since Trump decided to lift the ban then keep the ban, we just wanted to show why elephants need to be protected. Did you know that elephants love the water? or actually can't run and gallop? They are so amazing and yet, we barely know much about them. Well, here is some amazing facts to help you understand why elephants are so extraordinary and need our help to keep them safe...

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Yes, You Can Swim With Baby Elephants In Thailand

The Elephant World Sanctuary in Kanchanuburi Thailand is a legitimate sanctuary where there is no elephant riding, only bathing and swimming. Here are some photos till your next vacation. 

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Elephants Are Wearing Sweaters in North India And Here’s Why

Indian conservationist group Wildlife SOS has come up with an innovative solution to help elephants cope with northern Uttar Pradesh's chilly winters – by knitting jumbo jumpers for them. The NGO is working with village women to knit the giant jumpers for theelephants housed at its local conservation centre in the holy Hindutown of Mathura. Some of the jumpers are knitted by women in far flung towns and brought to the centre for the final fit outs. 


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Big Game Hunter Gets Trampled By Elephant He Was Hunting

Karma. We all know it, and although we can say it's a superstition, sometimes it comes around. In the case of a big game hunter… it definitely came.

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Talented graffiti artist makes a beautiful "African Sunset" with elephants walking across the plains as the sun goes down.