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One survivor

This is a sad story that teaches us a few lessons - how one survivor, one little baby elephant, was rescuded, yet later died from the traumatic massacre he was taken from. What happened and Why?

Read the source article here: The elephant that flew

Never give cow's milk to an elephant - cow's milk is actually toxic for baby elephants, causing severe diarrhoea.

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The massacre that occured was described in an article by the Guardian last year at the time of the event. To consult the story, please read:

86 elephants killed in Chad poaching massacre

Poachers in south-west Chad have killed at least 86 elephants including 33 pregnant females in less than a week, in a potentially devastating blow to one of central Africa's last remaining elephant populations.

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by Celeste Hicks (theguardian.com),
Tuesday 19 March 2013 17.46 GMT

The massacre that occured was described in an article by the Guardian last year at the time of the event. To consult the story, please read:

86 elephants killed in Chad poaching massacre

Poachers in south-west Chad have killed at least 86 elephants including 33 pregnant females in less than a week, in a potentially devastating blow to one of central Africa's last remaining elephant populations.

continue reading...

by Celeste Hicks (theguardian.com),
Tuesday 19 March 2013 17.46 GMT

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