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The Bangladesh Zoo Just Banned ‘Cruel’ Elephant Rides

The Bangladesh Zoo Just Banned ‘Cruel’ Elephant Rides

Bangladesh Zoo in Dhaka has stopped allowing tourists to ride on its elephants. The zoo, which is the fourth largest in the world in terms of area, is home to 2,500 animals, including five...
What Kim Kardashian Can Teach Us About the Wildlife Industry

What Kim Kardashian Can Teach Us About the Wildlife Industry

Updated November 8, 2019. | Earlier this year, Kim Kardashian-West was -- once again -- enshrined in controversy. But this time it wasn't to do with family drama, her cosmetics brand, or her fashion...
Cambodia Commits to End Elephant Rides By 2020

Cambodia Commits to End Elephant Rides By 2020

Elephant rides will be banned from one of Cambodia's most famous tourist attractions by 2020. Angkor Wat, a massive religious site that has stood since the 12th century, attracts more than 2.5 million international tourists...
Why This Vegan 'Game of Thrones' Star Says No to Elephant Rides

Why This Vegan ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Says No to Elephant Rides

Vegan actor Nathalie Emmanuel - known for her role as Missandei on popular HBO series "Game of Thrones" - has spoken out against the mistreatment of elephants. During a trip to the south of Thailand, Emmanuel...
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Major Publishing Company DK Stops Promotion of Exotic Animal Rides

DK, a British multinational publishing company and part of renowned publishing group Penguin Random House, will no longer advertise animal rides in its travel guides. The decision comes after the company spoke with People for...

Vegan Actor Evanna Lynch Fights to Ban Elephant Rides Due to Animal Abuse

Vegan, activist and actor Evanna Lynch, best known for her portrayal of Luna Lovegood in the Harry Potter film series, is urging the public to boycott elephant rides. After an invitation by charity Save The...