That’s another fine mess you’ve gotten me into! Mother elephant ends up stuck in the mud alongside her two children after trying to drag them out… before the whole family is rescued

A family of African elephants made a lucky escape after they became stuck in a muddy pool in Kenya. Dr Kieran Avery, 34, was part of a small team that made the dramatic rescue of three elephants after they became stuck in the mud near a dam reservoir. The veterinary surgeon and conservationist – who […]

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‘World’s loneliest elephant’ in chains for 35 years finally gets new home with friends

Kaavan the elephant who has been in a tiny enclosure for more than 30 years will finally be allowed to swap his home at Islamabad zoo for a wildlife sanctuary in Cambodia. Since 2012, the elephant has been lonely. Saheli, an elephant, was the only friend of Kaavan but she died in 2012. Kaavan has […]

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73-year-old elephant sheds tears as she is rescued from life of captivity

Entering into rescue work and saving animals is never an easy job. You will be able to face the harsh reality of human cr.uelty. The unimaginable pain that humans are inflicting on these innocent animals can be heartbreaking. However, no matter how harsh it could be, this reality will not stop people from wanting to […]

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People Refuse To Give Up On Giant Elephant Trapped In Mud Pit

The 40-year-old elephant had gotten stuck in some mud — and no matter how hard he tried, he couldn’t get himself out. Earlier this week, team members from Big Life Foundation, a wildlife conservation group, saw the elephant near an outpost they use to monitor wildlife and look out for illegal poaching activities in Kiboko, […]

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Mummy to the rescue! Elephant rounds up the herd to save her baby that had fallen into a deep South African river

A mother elephant has saved her baby from drowning in a nearby river, enlisting the help of the herd to pull the infant free. Pictures show the curious calf exploring the shallows of the river before falling in as it attempted to take a drink. His head is barely visible above the water as his […]

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A mother’s desperate bid to save her baby: Buffalo tries to f.i.g.h.t off lions as they hunt her calf… only to watch her young d.e.v.o.u.r.e.d before her eyes

She b.l.o.c.k.e.d, she k.i.c.k.e.d, she f.o.u.g.h.t…. but it was all for nothing. This is the heart-breaking moment a buffalo mother r.i.s.k.e.d her life in a courageous attempt to rescue her calf from the jaws of lions. Sadly, she was outnumbered and overpowered, and no amount of self-sacrifice was enough to keep the lions away from […]

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Trapped elephant clambers out of canal after rescuers throw it ladder

This is the ingenious moment a lost elephant was able to clamber onto a specially crafted rope ladder and escape from a canal. The elephant, estimated to be 25-years-old, had fallen into a canal in Welikanda near Polonnaruwa, eastern Sri Lanka when wildlife officials decided to devise a plan. Footage shows the elephant wade across […]

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