Custody of Tarra the elephant goes to sanctuary founder

2021-06-18 - Tennessee, United States.

After a long legal battle, Tarra the elephant now belongs to Carol Buckley, the founder of the Elephant Sanctuary in Hohenwald, Tennessee.

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Bunny a success story, says Elephant Sanctuary founder

2009-05-07 - Tennessee, United States. Rich Davis

Ten years ago, under a postcard-blue September sky, I stood outside a million-dollar barn and watched Bunny the 8,000-pound pachyderm become part of The Elephant Sanctuary in tiny Hohenwald, Tenn., southwest of Nashville. The other Asian elephants had already entered the pasture, Barbara the matriarch lying in the sun in a far field, Tarra roaming a fence line and Jenny and Shirley — best buds, I learned — waiting for the new kid from Evansville to join in. For an hour, Bunny stood at the ba...

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Dulary in her trailer

Dulary on her way to Tennessee

2007-05-01 - Tennessee, United States. Kim Lengal, Philadelphia Zoo

Elephant keeper Jen Robertson called to report that Dulary had an excellent night. The elephant "caravan" stopped to give everyone a rest right across the Tennessee border. The trailer pulled over in a convenient parking lot where Scott, the driver, and Dulary camped out for the night. Before she settled in, Dulary had a full meal of elephant pellets, carrots, beets, potatoes, apples, hay, and lots of fresh water.

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3 Headlines about Elephants from Tennessee2021-06-18 - Tennessee, United States - Custody of Tarra the elephant goes to sanctuary founder 2009-05-07 - Tennessee, United States - Bunny a success story, says Elephant Sanctuary founder 2007-05-01 - Tennessee, United States - Dulary on her way to Tennessee

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