World Animal Day signals renewed campaign to end abusive elephant shows

Leading conservation charity World Animal Protection has renewed its plea for the tourism industry to put an end to abusive elephant rides and shows, calling on leading travel brands to join the growing list of companies who are opposed to the practice.

The Guardian

Last updated on 05 October 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Asia
Threats: 
Recreational activities
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Loxodonta cyclotis
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals