Today, In Defense of Animals and Friends of Woodland Park Zoo Elephants, a Seattle advocacy group, released the following joint news release denouncing the Zoo’s plan for its elephant program. IDA and Friends have long advocated for the humane retirement of Bamboo, Chai, and Watoto to a sanctuary. In response to increased criticism, the Zoo […]
IDA Urges Bowmanville Santa Claus Parade Not To Use Elephant Limba
New survey shows the Woodland Park Zoo lacks public support for its elephant program.
In Defense of Animals Slams Zoo Industry for Sending Elephants from One Substandard Zoo to Another
IDA is calling on the AZA to enact and enforce stricter policies following the tragic death of a keeper at the Dickerson Park Zoo.
Sophie and Babe must be moved to a facility that offers dramatically improved conditions—not more of the same.
IDA Obtains Records Confirming Little Rock Zoo Elephant Had Tuberculosis
Please Help Surviving Elephant at Little Rock Zoo
In Defense Of Animals Urges USDA To Investigate Death Of Elephant At Little Rock Zoo
Put pressure on Executive Director Kristin Vehrs and the entire AZA Accreditation Commission to do the right thing for Lucky at the San Antonio Zoo.