28 Jan

How Will You Change the World?

S Jane Scheyder, Linda Laudone

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Definition: The process of making food absorbable by dissolving it and breaking it down into simpler chemical compounds. The elephant is a commonly used symbol in industry and advertising and they are common charaters in children's books. Harvard University psychologist Marc Hauser observed what could be called embarrassment in a male rhesus monkey. Blood samples from wild elephants have been taken to our labs for ongoing genetic studies; fecal samples are collected for analysis of diet and stress in elephant populations throughout their range to possibly determine health conditions and motivation for elephant travels.

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28 Jan

Petal and Poppy (Green Light Readers Level 2)

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In Kenya, conservationists even made paper from elephant dung. In 2014, WPZ announced it would close its elephant exhibit and send Bamboo and Chai to another zoo, rather than to a sanctuary. From here it extends into eastern Arunachal Pradesh, the plains of upper Assam, and the foothills of Nagaland. The confined life of captive elephants is in sharp contrast to that of elephants in the wild, who may walk 30 miles a day and establish life-long bonds. All of the Elephants for Africa team would like to express immense gratitude for the continued support of our research and educational efforts from the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

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28 Jan

Watch Me Throw the Ball! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)

Mo Willems

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An elephant’s trunk has more than 40,000 muscles in it and no bones, which give it the flexibility. For instance, when we’re anxious, we tend to become more pessimistic, viewing neutral-seeming things, such as a chair, as more negative, expressing greater fear of punishment, and becoming more generally avoidant in our behavior. He starts with a general discussion of the topic, then spends a chapter on one of about a dozen different emotional states; including fear, anger, love, joy and compassion.

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28 Jan

Windy The Baby Elephant

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They get much of their food using tools, and they do this better than chimpanzees. Several techniques have been used to diagnose mammalian tuberculosis. Sexually mature males also form groups while old bulls are sometimes solitary. Ants are a popular addition to confection in some nations, and in others (where the ants are huge), they are eaten fried or baked. Asian and African elephants have a musth gland located just beneath the skin's surface, halfway between the eye and ear on each side of their head.

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27 Jan

Jumbo's Lullaby

Laura Krauss Melmed

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These animals can be found in the tropical forests and wet savannas of Western and Central Africa. My friend Betsy Webb who lives in Homer, Alaska, told me a moving story about grief in llamas. In addition, one or two juvenile females in the herd often act as "babysitters" and look after the youngster. Elephants seen in zoos and circuses are usually of the Indian species, although the famous Jumbo, who toured the United States in the late 19th cent. giving rides to children, was an African elephant.

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27 Jan

Quick, Slow, Mango!

Anik McGrory

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Not all animal trainers are abusive; some do care deeply for the animals in their trust. Elephants are either left or right-tusked and the one they use more is usually smaller because of wear and tear. It’s in the apartment somewhere.” Steven Wright “Michael lives in a world, I think his main residence is aptly named Neverland. The world-famous Ringling Bros. circus faces fresh accusations of animal abuse today after undercover videos show handlers beating elephants before they enter the ring.

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27 Jan

Gumbrella

Barry Root

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Endangered siamang raising her baby at a zoo. However, hardly any zoo registers their animals on an international species database and most zoo animals are not endangered at all. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Shirley and Jenny, two female elephants, were reunited after living apart for 22 years. Ted Friend, a professor of animal sciences at Texas A&M University, took the stand for the defense. Male elephants, or bulls, live alone once they become adults.

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27 Jan

When an Elephant Falls in Love

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In order to train an 8,000-11,000 pound animal –who can be very deadly to humans- to perform tricks seen in circuses such as headstands, tightrope walking, roller skating and the such, often it is believed that the fierce application of negative reinforcement is required. Current research shows that elephant herpesvirus (EEHV) has been in elephant populations for tens of millions of years. If he did it for them, what about his other sources?

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27 Jan

¡Tienes un pájaro en la cabeza! (Spanish Edition) (Elephant

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Whether you want to buy stuffed animals, teddy bears, toys, baby gifts, dolls, plush toys or bulk and wholesale stuffed animals, we'll always treat you like a valued Stufftomer. Ultimately, finding that some animals share a sense of aesthetics�as humans use the term�might well change our sensitivities and attitudes to animals overall, offering further evidence to dismantle the outworn claim that animals are �just� animals. Elephants are sometimes beaten, shocked, and whipped in order for them to perform repeatedly the routines of circus performance.

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26 Jan

An Elephant Named Fiesta

Josie A. Okuly

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Support community efforts to help reintegrate elephants into their natural habitat, from their previous lives in tourist camps. The best care and consideration of these animals is our utmost priority, and this commitment led to the creation of the community-based Elephant Task Force to review our program and make long-term recommendations for Chai's and Bamboo's ongoing health and well-being. Lewis’s allegorical world of Narnia, with the contrast between ordinary creatures and the “Talking Beasts.” Their animal natures give them certain innate qualities — steadfastness in a bear, valor in a horse — but their speech gives them control over their animal instincts by the powers of thought and self-direction it endows.

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