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Elephant May Be a Person In Historic Court Case

Elephant May Be a Person In Historic Court Case

(Updated October 25, 2019). In a historic court case, the Orleans County Supreme Court may rule that the isolated Bronx Zoo elephant named Happy has legal personhood. Happy's Story Happy would be the first elephant to...

Britain to Ban Ivory Sales Following Public Outcry

Yesterday, Hong Kong announced a bold but important decision to officially, and permanently, ban ivory trade. Now, it has been announced that the British government has seen “overwhelming” backing to make similar plans, protecting...

Hong Kong Bans World’s Largest Ivory Trade for Good

Elephants of the world rejoice - Hong Kong has just voted to officially ban ivory trade for good! This trade, which is considered inhumane and cruel by many is now set to be completely...

India Bans Use of All Animals in Circuses After Concerning Investigations

A ban on the use of all wild animals in circuses throughout India has been put in place. According to India Today, the ban was started by India’s Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change after...

6 Ways You Can Help Save the Elephant Before It’s Too Late

Notorious for being practically everyone's favourite animal, elephants even have their own 'day' (World Elephant Day). Although many of us claim to love these majestic animals, treatment of elephants throughout the world is disturbingly poor....