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Ny the Saigon circus elephant
Shortly after returning from Dak Lak to Da Nang, I was alerted to a campaign to retire a circus elephant in Sai Gon. This elephant cow, Ny, had been captured from the wild at age three and was gifted to Sai Gon Circus in Dis...
2011-08-24   Saigon, Vietnam Category: circus

Uncommon Attractions: The Great and Only Barnum
The saddest animal story in the book is that of Jumbo, the giant elephant Barnum purchased from a London zoo (to the outrage of the British public) and displayed at his circus, making millions. Even after Jumbo was killed in ...
2009-12-05   Bridgeport, United States Category: book

The Family Behind Family Entertainment. Three generations of Felds keep family fun center stage
When Alana Feld turned 7, her backyard birthday party included a live elephant and a one-horned "unicorn" goat, followed by a field trip for all of her classmates to see the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Her sist...
2009-10-01   Vienna, United States Category: people

Brookfield Zoo's elephant gets new playmate
The newest resident of Brookfield Zoo is described by the staff as a "busybody" who loves splashing water, wallowing in mud and chowing down on oranges, watermelon and cantaloupe, but she's not exactly a kid. Joyce is a 26-ye...
2009-08-10   Chicago, Illinois, United States Category: relocation

Send in the elephants. Does Little Rock have the nerve?
The Little Rock Zoo seems to be at another turning point, large questions being raised by public officials and animal lovers about what sort of zoo there should be, and even, in some quarters, whether there should be much of ...
2009-01-22   Little Rock, United States Category: zoo

First humans in York County long ago
The first human inhabitants are referred to as Paleo-Indians. They shared the land with woolly mammoths and likely hunted them for food. In 1959, when radiocarbon dating technology was in its infancy, a tusk more than four fe...
2008-10-09   Maine, United States Category: fossil

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