zIFBoards - Free Forum Hosting
Join the millions that use us for their forum communities. Create your own forum today.

Learn More · Register Now
Welcome to The Elephant Commentator. We hope you enjoy your visit.


You're currently viewing our forum as a guest. This means you are limited to certain areas of the board and there are some features you can't use. If you join our community, you'll be able to access member-only sections, and use many member-only features such as customizing your profile, sending personal messages, and voting in polls. Registration is simple, fast, and completely free.


Join our community!


If you're already a member please log in to your account to access all of our features:

Name:   Password:


* Asian Elephant CHAI (37), "found dead ... ", Oklahoma City Zoo ** 2-year-old Asian Elephant MIKE dies (EEHV) at Ringling Bros CEC *** Sumitra - 2 yr old Asian Female Dies (EEHV), Ostrava Zoo **** 10 yr old Asian Bulls Mio and Leso relocated from Poland to Attica Zoo Park, Athens, Greece ***** USFWS approves permits for 18 Swaziland Elephants to be imported to Dallas, Omaha and Sedgwick County Zoo
Pages: (2) 1 [2]  ( Go to first unread post )

 Rio Grande Zoo, Albuquerque, 7 Asians (2.5)
Space4Eles
Posted: May 10 2015, 04:54 AM


Advanced Member


Group: Members
Posts: 17,287
Member No.: 2
Joined: 30-August 11



5-year-old ABQ BioPark elephant dies from virus

The BioPark news release points out, the other members of the zoo’s elephant herd are not in danger however, 19-month-old calf Jazmine is under close watch by zookeepers.

http://www.kob.com/article/stories/s379151...ml#.VU8m7Ol0x9D

Checking the asianelephant.net database, I see that DAIZY's father is ALBERT (16) and JAZMINE's father is SAMSON (17).
Both bulls were born at African Lion Safari.

The zoo ought to stop being "devastated" (paragraph 8 on the kob.com link) and do the right thing - stop the breeding!


--------------------
"They need to move and have stimulation. They need to be browsing, foraging, socialising. They need to have reason for movement." Pat Derby, PAWS, on elephants' needs.
Top
spiritedlulu
Posted: Aug 6 2015, 09:49 AM


Administrator


Group: Admin
Posts: 14,778
Member No.: 1
Joined: 28-August 11



Daizy mentioned at the end of news video.

Zoo-goers question animal warning signs at BioPark

News Video

http://krqe.com/2015/08/05/zoo-goers-quest...g-signs-at-bio/


--------------------
"What surprises me the most is the number of zoo veterinarians and zoo keepers that continue to visit Sauraha but never helped to get these elephants off chains. Seem unconscionable to me."
Carol Buckley, Nepal's Chain-Free Corral Project in Sauraha
Top
spiritedlulu
Posted: Nov 14 2015, 04:19 PM


Administrator


Group: Admin
Posts: 14,778
Member No.: 1
Joined: 28-August 11



Elephants pick Holly Holm as UFC 193 winner – VIDEO

http://www.mymmanews.com/elephants-pick-ho...3-winner-video/


--------------------
"What surprises me the most is the number of zoo veterinarians and zoo keepers that continue to visit Sauraha but never helped to get these elephants off chains. Seem unconscionable to me."
Carol Buckley, Nepal's Chain-Free Corral Project in Sauraha
Top
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:
« Next Oldest | Zoo Elephants - the Americas | Next Newest »
DealsFor.me - The best sales, coupons, and discounts for you

Topic OptionsPages: (2) 1 [2] 



Hosted for free by zIFBoards* (Terms of Use: Updated 2/10/2010) | Powered by Invision Power Board v1.3 Final © 2003 IPS, Inc.
Page creation time: 0.0525 seconds | Archive