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We can save elephants. But can we save wild elephants?

Elephants will certainly survive. But it may only be in ‘fortress’ conservation parks. Is there any way to allow elephants to stay wild?<p>I have just returned from Kenya’s North Eastern Province where one night, camped out in a dry riverbed with just a mosquito net for cover, a herd of elephants …

Wildlife

Thousands of 'scrotum frogs' mysteriously dying

<b>(CNN) —</b> Peruvian authorities want to know why more than 10,000 endangered frogs living near Lake Titicaca have suddenly died.<p>The Titicaca Water Frog is considered a "critically endangered" species, according to conservation groups. The giant amphibians, which can weigh more than two pounds, have …

You Won't Believe How Much Damage These Nine Animals Have Done To America

Zebra Mussel<p>Zebra mussels attach to pipes and boat propellers, costing millions in repairs each year. Image Source: NBC News<p>These tiny bivalves may …

11 Species Surprisingly Close to Extinction

When we think of animals that are in trouble, we imagine exotic creatures from far-flung places, animals we'd only see in nature documentaries. Yet a …

Hong Kong's Pink Dolphins At Risk Of Completely Disappearing

Not only can dolphins be pink, but they come in two different varieties: the Amazon river dolphin, and the Chinese white dolphin. The latter, also …

Puppy rescued after boiling water attack

A puppy has been nursed back to health after suffering terrible injuries when his owner scalded him with boiling water and threw him from a fourth-floor window.<p>Tuffy was left for dead after being attacked for chewing on a mobile phone in Chengdu, China.<p>Luckily, the six-week-old pup was rescued by a …

Chickens decapitated in 'disgusting animal cruelty case', RSPCA ACT says

Six chickens have been decapitated at a home in Canberra's north, in what the RSPCA has described as a disgusting case of animal cruelty.<p>The chickens …

Man charged with throwing puppy out and into vehicle at Gold Coast

A man was charged with animal cruelty and public nuisance after allegedly throwing a puppy into a car on the Gold Coast.<p>Police were called to a …

14 animals declared extinct in the 21st century

In spite of US and international legislation, humans continues to cause extinctions of species worldwide.<p>The IUCN listed the baiji as critically …

Dolphins