Go to Care2 Petition Site to sign the petition urging the Secretary General to help enforce and permanently ban elephant poaching and ivory trade. This endangered species, a magnificent group of animals, feeling and compassionate beings who for their families and their young. Their habitat is already dwindling in the wild. When they are killed they die slowly and since they are large creatures, they suffer slowly and immensely to death, and all for the little bit of tusk so we can make “exotic jewelry”. The rest of the animal is discard and left to rot.
It has been documented that the families of the downed elephant often lingers in sadness for hours, even days, mourning the loss of their family member. Read this article here to learn more. Please sign the petition today and get your message across!