Raju, Elephant Cries After He Is Rescued Following 50 Years Of Abuse (with Video)

July 10, 2014 - Animals / News

“ ‘Raju was in chains 24 hours a day, an act of ­intolerable cruelty. The team were astounded to see tears roll down his face during the rescue,’ Pooja Binepal, a spokesman for Wildlife SOS, said, per the Mirror. ‘It was incredibly emotional. We knew in our hearts he realized he was being freed. Elephants are majestic and highly intelligent animals. We can only imagine what torture the past half a century has been for him…” ‘

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