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DENVER (AP) - The Denver Zoo is installing a 55-foot-long bridge that will take Asian elephants from one habitat to another while human visitors walk along a pathway below.
Indian rhinos and Malayan tapirs will also use the bridge in turn as they rotate through different outdoor yards throughout... more »
The Renaissance Festival in Larkspur used an elephant to draw attention to the annual summer event Tuesday.
An elephant named Page showed up at Acacia Park in downtown Colorado Springs, along with performers promoting the Renaissance Festival. That included musicians, comics and magicians.
The Renaissance Festival runs every... more »
The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus is coming to town, and that means some streets in Colorado Springs will be pretty wild this morning.
The circus' train is scheduled to arrive around 11:30 and the walk will begin near Fort Carson's Gate 4. The animals will make... more »
Animal rights group PETA(People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) made a stop at a Colorado Springs elementary school this afternoon.
A member in a wounded elephant costume called "Ellie" greeted students and parents as school got out at Evans Elementary around 3pm.
The "elephant" handed out activity... more »
It's not unusual to see a deer or a cow crossing Oklahoma's rural highways. But an elephant?
An Oklahoma couple driving home from church nearly slammed into a giant pachyderm that had escaped from a nearby circus late Wednesday.
"Didn't have time to hit the brakes. The elephant... more »
A firefighters union says a New York City engine company had to close its firehouse for 30 minutes to bathe a circus elephant on city orders.
The Uniformed Firefighters Association says Brooklyn's Engine Company 245 didn't want to participate in the photo opportunity with circus elephant Suzie, part of... more »