Browse documents and reports on elephant captivity. These documents were referenced in the "Glamour Beasts" special report.

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Source documents

Resources

Elephant sanctuaries

The Elephant Sanctuary: elephants.com

The National Elephant Center: nationalelephantcenter.org

PAWS Sanctuary: pawsweb.org

Regulators and trade groups

Association of Zoos and Aquariums: aza.org

U.S. Department of Agriculture: www.aphis.usda.gov/animal_welfare/index.shtml

U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife: fws.gov

Animal-welfare advocacy groups

Friends of Woodland Park Zoo Elephants: freewpzelephants.com

In Defense of Animals: helpelephants.com

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA): peta.org/issues/Animals-In-Entertainment/elephants-broken-spirits.aspx

Conservation groups

International Species Information System: www2.isis.org/Pages/Home.aspx

Amboseli Trust for Elephants: elephanttrust.org

World Wildlife Fund: worldwildlife.org

International Elephant Foundation: elephantconservation.org

Washington zoos (AZA accredited)

Northwest Trek: nwtrek.org

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium: pdza.org

Woodland Park Zoo: zoo.org

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