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Swiss couple on safari has close encounters of the elephant kind

Swiss couple on safari has close encounters of the elephant kind A Swiss couple came a little too close to the exotic wildlife on their African safari when a giant elephant decided to test its strength on their hired car. … Continue reading

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Prince Charles and Prince William appeal t an end for poaching

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Books bringing awareness about elephant poaching

Elephant Books Hollywood Stuntman Fernando Celis Belina Releases Novel, LAND OF THE ELEPHANTS Fernando Celis Belina has come up with a book similar to mine, and I’d like to introduce his name. Happy to see that we are getting more … Continue reading

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Amazing Elephant Anatomy

  With their dangling dexterous trunks, mighty tusks and tremendous ears, they look like fantastical beasts anyway. But the elephant’s amazing anatomy is more than just skin deep. Trunk The African elephant’s trunk, which is essentially a long nose and … Continue reading

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Africa’s decrease in population of elephants

To show you the devastating killing of the elephants. We had lost the mammoths, and now we are losing our elephants. If this continues, our grandchildren might not get to see them, only in the zoos. Shame on China, as … Continue reading

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Save the elephant

Save the elephant Ivory is approximately $200-$375.00 per inch, $3,000 per Kilo, or $1,500 perpound. Carved Ivory used to make religious sculptures, in China. Elephants are evolving smaller tusks to protect themselves from poaching.   Massive pile of Ivory Tusks … Continue reading

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Name That Elephant: How to Identify Elephants in the Wild

Like Mothers Like Daughters Photograph Courtesy of ElephantVoices   As with other mammals, mothers and their children may look similar. In this family portrait taken in Amboseli, the mother elephant, Echo (far right) shares many physical characteristics with her daughters, Erin … Continue reading

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Can Elephants swim?

Elephants are very good swimmers. I was in East Africa (Kenya, Tanzania, and Rwanda) wrote a book about elephants in Africa, its called The Games End, check it out, it’s on Amazon also available as Kindle for $3.99 here: amzn.com/0615456545

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