Elmer's Weather (English–Italian) (Elmer series)

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This favoured specialist grass feeders over generalist eaters. They can usually be found near water, but also in Savannah areas, like the Masai Mara. With all of that brainpower—to be as limited as they are in captivity—it's a wonder they cope at all. The two front incisors of African elephants grow into large tusks that curve forward. This can be the result of overcrowding, threats by social dominants, isolation from companions or pressure from zoo visitors. She was also the first to discover musth in African elephants, a state of heightened sexual and aggressive activity in males, during which they display characteristic behaviors such as the gestures classified in the database as ear-wave, trunk-bounce-drag, head-toss, chin-in, and the distinctive musth-walk, a sort of elephant strut.
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The Elephant's Tale (Legend of the Animal Healer)

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It is one thing to boycott ivory and even pass international laws against it; it is another to confront the situation on the ground, entangled in a web of other issues. Though they may just look like white blurs, some decidedly cetaceous features can be seen. After five years, calves should be fully weaned while their mothers prepare for another infant. In 1798, Georges Cuvier classified the Indian elephant under the binomial Elephas indicus. The disadvantage of such a system is that the removal of the honey involves disturbing the nest of the bees.
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Elmer's Colours (English–Arabic) (Elmer series)

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There are three species of elephants the African Bush Elephant, the African forest elephant and the Asian Elephant. The bonobos eventually swallowed without chewing. At the beginning of the Middle Ages, when Europeans had little to no access to the animals, elephants were portrayed more like fantasy creatures. Just imagine, you being a small animal, not wanting to be around hundreds maybe even thousands of people, with all those eyes staring at you?
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Elephants Never Forget

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While at times I did think that the authors were reading an emotional motive where there was none, I always stopped to reflect on the fact that 1) they almost always use tentative language—could, maybe, perhaps, etc., rather than giving statements such as “this is obviously an example of animal emotion, which the evil scientists have denied against all reason and compassion,” which is what many of the negative reviews seem to imply; 2) even in someone who is very sympathetic to this viewpoint such as myself, I find myself resisting the idea of emotion in animals, because truly acknowledging such would lead to a radical change in many societal attitudes and behaviors that we take for granted, even in those of us who think we are kind to animals.
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Elephant Walk

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Case in point, hardly a day passes without a mention of a favorite sport's team and its animal mascot. Check out our Holiday Shipping Deadlines. Most animals are either taken away from their mothers or shot by a tranquilizer and brought to the circus. When we are full, elephants are beautiful.” Edward R. Steve Bloom, photographer of a gorgeous 2006 elephant image collection, notes the irony that “so many elephants were sacrificed to make those very instruments through which the human soul is expressed.
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Fly, Dumbo, Fly! (Turtleback School & Library Binding

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But then, in a crucial development, tribesmen discover that they have at their disposal a means of transport. The elephant is also a national symbol, closely associated with the monarchy and has been inextricably linked to the culture of Thai people for thousands of years. Charles City – It is unlawful for residents to keep wild animals as "pets." Sylva – It is unlawful for any person to own, keep, or possess any wild or vicious animal with the corporate limits of the town.
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Elephants (Fun with a purpose books)

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However, hardly any zoo registers their animals on an international species database and most zoo animals are not endangered at all. Now the rogue will either mend his ways or I will deal with him,” he explains to an astounded Hall. “If a human kills, he is given a fair trial before sentencing is carried out. Realizing that the grieving mom had not had any sustenance this whole time, Poole drove near her with an offering of water. One reason these giants of the animal kingdomEvery animal (from butterflies to basset hounds to black bears to you) belongs to this scientific grouping. are threatened is because people want to collect their tusksLong incisor teeth that grow outside the mouths of such animals as the elephant and walrus..
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Chathu-The Elephant boy

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They also face other threats from habitat destruction, continued poaching for ivory, meat and hides; trophy hunting; and removal because of conflicts with humans. Armed with a 2 foot long tongue, the anteater can swallow ants and termites very fast. See ring-tailed lemurs in action Sifakas are relatiely large lemurs found throughout Madagascar. The animals that live in the Savanna are lions, zebras, baboons, giraffes, cheetahs, gazells, antelope, hippopotumus, meercats, and hyenas.
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I Am Going! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)

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In Laos, about one hour outside of Luang Prabang is the Elephant Park Project. MORE The narrow-striped mongoose is a small carnivore found in western Madagascar. When they are 13 to 20 years old, they will be mature enough to have their own young. One scientist has made it his mission to help the cave elephants regain their trust and help humans understand the beauty of these majestic and extremely endangered creatures.
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Children's books : Animal Parts: Elephants, children's books

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Koalas can stay without water for several days, deriving the necessary amount of moisture from the eucalyptus leaves they eat. Nancy Chan, a spokeswoman for Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, declined to comment on the report because she had not reviewed it but said elephants at the park are very well taken care of, and "mentally and physically, they're in great shape." But the mother elephant's work is still not done. Elephants detect and process many chemical signals in a wide variety of smells throughout their environment.
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