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EWN Volunteers kick off the Nepal College Tour @ National College, Kathmandu

On March 11 2015, three volunteers from EWN spent 1 hour with 25 students and faculty at National College, KTM. This engaged group looked at problems with captive elephants in Nepal, and at problems specifically concerning elephants & mahouts in the … Continue reading

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Nepal Footprint Holiday stops elephant ride bookings!

A well-known booking agent in the heart of tourist-town Kathmandu (Thamel) just announced they will no longer be booking tours that employ the use of elephants during Safari rides. EWN congratulates  this company for their bravery in the marketplace, and for … Continue reading

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An elephant in chains and pain is terrible sight to behold

Originally posted on Thea & Tails:
? ? Last weekend I visited Chitwan National Park in Nepal for the second time. When I was there a few years ago I had a brilliant time and one of the highlights was…

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Ever wanted to ride an elephant? You have to watch this!

From our friends at World Animal Protection…

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Still want to ride an elephant? Here is another reason not to…

This from our friends at PETA India…

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