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For zoo elephants, social lives may be more important than space - Washington Post

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    <table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNH0XNKKaIwTSsb8NkZkIu1ZkJn4sQ&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779158712430&ei=8zeIV8CyBI7O8QWfgovgBQ&url=https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/animalia/wp/2016/07/14/for-zoo-elephants-social-lives-may-be-more-important-than-space/"><img src="//t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcT7X1dxipjNWIwvRFbuNoQelIhMmNdehe8_8p6Yfgwpuyf5c4nFUt9LgAoh1WJ5LiDxNKEg8XXE" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">Washington Post</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNH0XNKKaIwTSsb8NkZkIu1ZkJn4sQ&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779158712430&ei=8zeIV8CyBI7O8QWfgovgBQ&url=https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/animalia/wp/2016/07/14/for-zoo-elephants-social-lives-may-be-more-important-than-space/"><b>For <b>zoo</b> elephants, social lives may be more important than space</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Washington Post</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">There's a churning national conservation about the welfare of animals in <b>zoos</b>, and one of the biggest debates is about elephants. Infertility, obesity and shortened lives are common afflictions among the <b>zoo</b> populations of these highly social <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNHYy2wz9qdAh0X1B8QvqXjlv8rT5A&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779158712430&ei=8zeIV8CyBI7O8QWfgovgBQ&url=http://phys.org/news/2016-07-scientists-zoos-team-landmark-elephant.html">Scientists and <b>zoos</b> team up on landmark elephant welfare project</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>Phys.Org</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNHvTVIAfnrAmUQxuR3DqQjt4D4K_Q&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779158712430&ei=8zeIV8CyBI7O8QWfgovgBQ&url=http://www.oregonmetro.gov/news/science-zoo-right-track-elephant-lands">Science is in: <b>Zoo</b> on right track with Elephant Lands</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>Metro newsfeed</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com.au/news/more?ncl=dlE5yE9zRi9Sx2MyfBIXLlgvtiGlM&authuser=0&ned=au"><nobr><b>all 5 news articles&nbsp;&raquo;</b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> More...