Foundation Plans To Open A “Fat Farm” For Elephants In California

African elephants are the world’s largest land animals. But some of them are too large. A recent study, for example, found that about 75 percent of elephants in American zoos are overweight.  Plans are in the works to open a “fat farm” for overweight African elephants, where they’d be fed fiber-rich plants and allowed room to move around and exercise as they would in their natural habitat, the Wall Street Journal reports.….MORE

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