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‘World’s Loneliest Elephant’ Meets First Friend in 8 Years at New Home in Cambodia


Shortly after being rescued from a deteriorated zoo in Pakistan, the elephant nicknamed “the world’s loneliest” has found himself a new pal at his new home.

Finding sanctuary: Kaavan is a 36-year-old, 9,000-pound elephant that has languished in Marghazar Zoo in Islamabad for over 30 years before he was transferred to a sanctuary in Cambodia on Monday, reported the New York Post.

Zoo Visitors in Beijing Caught on Video Throwing Rocks at a Tiger to ‘Make It Move’

Chinese netizens are enraged after a video of zoogoers throwing rocks into a tiger enclosure to make the animal move at the Beijing Wildlife Park began circulating on social media.

The video starts off showing a man wearing a blue shirt picking up a stone as another man next to him throws a rock into the tiger enclosure, hoping to hit the animal sitting on a branch, Daily Mail reported.

Lowlife Policeman Sparks Public Anger in China for Brutally Beating Dog to Death in Public

A debate erupted among netizens after a video of a police officer from Changsha, in China’s Hunan Province, surfaced showing him beating a tied dog to death with a long piece of wood as the public looked on in horror.

According to Chinese news site The Paper, the dog was adopted by its owner from a nearby animal hospital and was left unsupervised on the sidewalk.

Tiger Forced to Get Poked With a Stick All Day for Tourist Pics at Thai Zoo

The Million Years Stone Park and Pattaya Crocodile Farm in Thailand is under fire after one of its tiger handlers was caught on video abusing an animal as he pokes it with a long stick to make it roar for tourist photos.

The video, which was posted on Facebook and has been watched more than 2 million times, shows a zoo attendant prodding and jabbing the chained tiger to make it roar as tourists sit behind it for souvenir photos.

Hong Kong Netizens Outraged Over Video of Man Violently Kicking Dog in Supermarket

A man filmed hurling a helpless dog to the floor and violently kicking it repeatedly in a Hong Kong supermarket drew massive outrage online after the video of the attack went viral on Facebook.

In the five-second footage posted on Sunday by Facebook user Chuckle Cheung, an unidentified man can be seen hurting a small dog inside a supermarket in Tuen Mun. He is also shown losing his balance and falling down after a kick, as the dog scampers off to escape him.

Pet Owner Demands Answers After Dog Suffers Severe Injuries From Airport Staff in China

The owner of a golden retriever is demanding answers from the staff at Tianhe International Airport in Hubei’s capital of Wuhan after the dog was allegedly brutalized while airport staff attempted to catch it.

The 11-month-old pooch’s 23-year-old owner said that this dog, identified by Metro as Er Mao, suffered severe injuries to its eyes and body after being handled by airport staff.