Posts tagged ‘elephants’

June 11, 2019

Elephant Funeral Procession

by duncanr

elephants carry body of dead calf . . .

June 6, 2018

I will Always Remember You

by duncanr

elephants never forget . . .

April 12, 2018

Narrow Escape for Elephant Calves

by duncanr

3 female elephants and their calves struggle to cross a fast-flowing river . . .

November 14, 2017

Jumpers for Jumbos

by duncanr

some women in India are doing what they can to help rescued elephants at a conservation and care centre cope with cold winter temperatures –

February 26, 2017

Shit Cam Captures Family Drama

by duncanr
May 25, 2016

Hush a Bye Faamai

by duncanr

Lek began singing lullabies to Faamai when she was a baby – now grown up, Lek’s singing still has power to soothe and relax her

November 17, 2014

Animal Rescue

by duncanr

why are these men chasing off these elephants?

watch the vid

September 24, 2014

Highway Robbery

by duncanr

first, it was monkeys in India stealing from houses –

now, it’s elephants refusing to let drivers use a trunk road in Sri Lanka without first paying a toll, e.g., buns or fruit

they’re even working in gangs – one elephant blocking traffic in one direction, while further down the road, other elephants extract a toll from cars travelling in the opposite direction

who said animals were dumb ?

May 10, 2014

Elephants Never Forget

by duncanr

they say elephants never forget

well when two former circus elephants are re-united after being separated for 22 years, it sure looks like that

September 20, 2013

Hot Reception

by duncanr

Chilliphant200Elephants are big buggers

It takes a lot to stop one, especially when it’s hungry – as farmers in India know to their cost

But now they have a plan – a cunning plan

One involving chilli peppers and dung –

Shit, if it deters elephants, mother-in-laws should be easy

I sense a money-making opportunity here ! 😉