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Elephant Facts You Didn't Know

African habitat elephants belong to a genus group known as Loxodonta. They are in 37 counties of the continent. Other elephant groups include Asian elephants. Both groups have remarkable physical characteristics that can be distinguished by observation. Those in Africa are fat and have big ears. They also have concave backs, while those in Asia do not. Africans, men and women, have fangs, while in the Asian group, only men have.African elephants are classified as a single species and contain two distinct subspecies, including Savannah elephants and the forest. The Savanna type is very tall and is usually 3.2 to...


Dangers Elephants Face in Their Natural Habitat

Ethan Hopkins

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Dangers Elephants Face in Their Natural Habitat

Elephants are elegant beings that we all want to see remaining as part of our planet for eternity. But did you know about the many obstacles threatening this from being a reality even within our lifetime? Elephants are an endangered species that face numerous dangers even within their own natural habitats in Africa and Asia. Coming right at the top of the biggest threats to elephant life are habitat loss and poaching. Elephants' natural way of life is disrupted when rising human populations encroach their natural habitats in search of new settlements, more farmland, as well as their own better...


50% Off Now!

Ethan Hopkins

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50% Off Now!

Hi, We are all about getting fashionable products on the market and saving elephants. 10% of every purchase goes directly to The Elephant Sanctuary to help endangered elephants.  To sweeten the deal, we are offering 50% off to anyone who signs up for our email list. I know. I know. Pretty cool right?  The only thing you need to do to receive half off on your first order is click the "sign up" button on the bottom right of your screen or fill out the pop-up. We feel as if this will get more people involved in the cause and...


The Elegant Ellie Original Clothing Line

Ethan Hopkins

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The Elegant Ellie Original Clothing Line

We are proud to announce, that through a new partnership, we are able to provide a original line of shirt, bags, and hats! Each shirt, bag, or hat features the all new stylish Elegant Ellie logo. It is the perfect way to represent the cause and look great for the summer.  Just like before, each and every sale features a donation of 10% to a wonderful charity: The Elephant Sanctuary. The Elephant Sanctuary houses a safe environment for elephants previously in captivity. They give them the care and comfort they need. They are provided with a herd to blend with,...


Elephants and Extinction

Ethan Hopkins

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Elephants and Extinction

The Problem Elephants are majestic creatures that have been prevalent in many people's lives since their youth. They are the largest creatures that live on land. Even their trunk weighs an average of 400 pounds! Centuries ago, it is estimated that there were around 26 million elephants in Asia alone. Unfortunately now, that number has dropped to under 50,000. The elephant crisis is undeniable. The Cause The leading cause of the extinction problem facing elephants is undoubtedly poaching. Ivory is regarded as a very precious commodity. Because of this, people have illegally hunted elephants to sell their ivory. This is...