July 16, 2014

Zoo Elephants' Big Threat: Too Much Junk in the Trunk

From LiveScience.com
Just like humans, elephants with excess fat are more likely to develop heart disease, arthritis and infertility, Daniella Chusyd, a graduate student at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, said in a statement. Previous studies have shown an alarming number of African elephants in zoos have irregular or no ovarian cycles.

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