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I Love Elephants

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    Always Have .. Love Them Even More After I Read This

    Here is something I found on the internet and just had to copy down here .. what a wonderful animal .Elephants have been known to die of broken hearts if a mate dies. They refuse to eat and will lay down, shedding tears until they starve to death. They refuse all human help...
    softkitti softkitti 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 9, 2011

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    Pride

    Not only do I collect elephant figures and stuffed animals, but I am in awe of living, breathing elephants.  They are such a proud animal.  Loyal.  Protective.    They way they defend their family is inspiring.  When a threat is posed, they stand...
    CuriosityKitten CuriosityKitten 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2008

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    Mea Culpa As A Child

    I was about 4 or 5 when I fell for her. She was tall and had the longest eyelashes I'd ever seen...I was amazed at her gentleness as I climbed upon her back so high; she was silent and still. I remember what her hair felt like as I pet her and spoke highly secrets to my new...
    choctawgrrrl choctawgrrrl 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 11, 2012

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    Resolving conflicts - Article in the newspaper.

    http://www.deccanherald.com/content/167935/resolving-conflicts.html Resolving conflicts Gayathri Nivas Jumbos’ day out in Mysore Conflict resolution is critical in areas close to wildlife sanctuaries as wild animals seldom recognise administrative boundaries. We have just...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M Jan 11

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    A Powerful Symbol...

    Elephants have always been one of my favorite creatures, not only as living,  breathing , and important animals, but as very powerful symbols in many cultures. They symbolize wisdom, compassion, power, loyalty, memory and good luck!( I have several elephant  sculptures, curios...
    sneakyfox sneakyfox 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2011

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    I Adore Elephants!

    How could anyone not love them, I ask you? I have a good story about an elephant I will add later but I have been meaning to post this since I saw it on the news. Sooooooo cute!!!! Baby elephants having some summer fun...but not in the sun. :*( This one kills me...just the way...
    LittleBeauSheepOliveEwe LittleBeauSheepOliveEwe 70+ 1 Response Aug 19, 2011

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    Mysore Elephants Taking A Bath During The Annual Dasara Celebrations

    These elephants are brought in from neighboring forest camps ( of course they are tamed  and trained ) They get fully decked and walk in a procession during the 9 day celebrations in Mysore.  Each has 2 people who take care of it - from day one, and they cannot be changed...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 6, 2013

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    i still remember my first ride on an

    elephant in childhood he was a baby elephant small one he was very cute when ever i remember him now but at that time i was scared for me he was giant i remember i said no i dont want to ride it but when i saw other kids taking ride and enjoying them selves i thought to try and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 4

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    Elephant Ride.

    You have been on an Elephant Ride. But have you seen an Elephant Ride ?Look closely .....Since the elephants tire out walking long distances - they joy-ride on trucks .
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 6, 2013

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    Elephant Lover

    I think elephants are the most majestic animals on earth. They are huge and powerful, yet affectionate and protective-especially when it comes to female elephants and their young. I collect them in every form-stuffed animals, jewelry, artwork, figurines....anything...
    lojo23 lojo23 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2008

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    Elephant Camp In Dubare, Near Madikeri, Karnataka - India.

    This is owned by the government, and here they train elephants and use them for logging etc, or even sometimes when a rogue elephant needs to be trained or domesticated - they are brought here and the rogues are tempered :)This operates like a military school - wake up at 5:00 AM...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 6, 2013

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    Elephants

    Elephants mean luck when the trunk is up and I have always loved everything about them from their colour to the way they carry themselves with strength and control with a carefree attitude.
    cbasta cbasta 46-50 Mar 31, 2012

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    Did You Know?

    Elephants actually have a three day mourning process for elephants that die in their herd. They actually dig holes and bury them as well. If it is a mother who lost a baby, the other female elephants will bring her food while she stands over her offspring. Such...
    sherawfire sherawfire 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 28, 2009

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    I Think They Are Amazing

    I think elephants are the most majestic animals on earth. They are huge and powerful, yet affectionate and protective and wise. They grieve loss of family like humans do...They are amazing. I would love to see them out in the wild in there own territory one day...
    akasharose akasharose 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 25, 2011

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    Temba ~ His Short But Happy Life

    Elephants are amazing creatures.. So emotional and intelligent.But who would have thought this match?A most unlikely friend... A true and honest and supportive friend.If you have 4 and a half minutes and would like to smile, I recommend this to anyone :)
    PhoenixM4 PhoenixM4 46-50, F Sep 3, 2013

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    http://www.deccanherald.

    com/content/379208/bomb-went-off-jumbo039s-mouth.html This was in the news today.. Bomb that went off in jumbo's mouth may have killed it: Vet Poornima Nataraj , Bangalore, Jan 7, 2014, DHNS: Mystery shrouds the death of a 15-year-old female elephant on December 30, 2013...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 8

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    sexyelephant69 sexyelephant69 13-15, F Jan 18

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    I Love And Have A Fascination With Elephants

    Living in Africa I saw these majestic beautiful animals and was instantly mesmerized by them. I want to help and protect them and other animals from greedy evil poachers.
    Trixie1981 Trixie1981 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2011

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    Necklace

    I have a necklace with a green elephant, and I just love it :) I got it for only 2 euros at H&M when they had sale :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 9, 2008

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    Elephant Painting A Picture

    Elephants are a symbol of wisdom in Asian cultures and are famed for their memory and intelligence. Aristotle once said the elephant was "the beast which passeth all others in wit and mind" 
    THEMADHATTERXXXX THEMADHATTERXXXX 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 19, 2011

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    as a child I wanted to be a zoo keeper

    but later I just wanted to be with elephants. Now I just wish for them to have their own space but we seem to be taking it all.
    clearsight clearsight 56-60, M Apr 3

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    Taming The Shrew

    Sometimes there are some elephants who go off track and have to be disciplined and taught manners, and this is how.They are housed in a cage made of solid timbers . The one outside is a domesticated one and pulls out each log to make room for the rogue inside.The rogue is tested...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 6, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I hate it when people see me at the supermarket and they're like 'Hey, what are you doing here?' I tell them 'You know.. hunting elephants.' --- Anonymous
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 6

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