One of the most popular acts of “The Greatest Show on Earth” is coming to an end. Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey says it’s time to retire their elephants.
The Maryland Zoo had to put down a female member of its African elephant herd. Dolly, who came to the Baltimore Zoo more than 30 years ago, was euthanized on Sunday.
Police in Washington are asking for the public’s help in recovering a pair of ivory elephant tusks stolen from the Wilson Building.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo is adding three new female Asian elephants to its herd.
A new Asian elephant is being introduced to the other elephants at the National Zoo and will begin sharing the same living space.
A new Asian elephant has arrived at the National Zoo in Washington, reuniting her with another elephant she once lived with in Sri Lanka.
An elephant with a talent for painting will be joining the herd at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo after her companion died at the Baton Rouge Zoo in Louisiana, the two zoos announced Friday.
The Maryland Zoo’s youngest elephant continues to recover from a potentially life-threatening illness.
A 1930s-era elephant house built with individual stalls that drew a rebuke in 2006 from an animal rights group has been transformed into a wide-open new elephant community center with a soft sand floor and wading pool at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo.
A beloved elephant at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is fighting a life threatening illness.
A 36-year-old Asian elephant named Shanthi is developing her musical talents by playing harmonicas within the reach of her trunk.