Toronto Zoo delays elephant transfer

Sep 25, 2012 | News

Toronto Zoo updates the public on their plans to transfer elephants to California. COURTESY FLICKR

By Neetu Thind and Heather VanAndel

The elephants are staying in Toronto – for now.

After months of setbacks, Toronto Zoo officials spoke to the media on Tuesday about the relocation of three elephants, Iringa, Toka and Thika.

Talks to transport the elephants began almost a year ago but for now plans remain on hold.

Heather VanAndel has the story.

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