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Join us on Feb 7th to show your love to Prince the elephant! Buy baked vegan treats for your loved ones, mingle with fellow animal lovers, win numerous raffle prizes from local businesses, and help a good cause! The Tale of a Prince On May 24, 1987, the birth of Chang Dee at the Oregon Zoo was a cause for great public celebration. He was the first elephant born at the Zoo in four years, and he would be the last to survive infancy until Rose-Tu was born seven years later. Unfortunately, the excitement and fanfare over the new baby elephant would not last long in Portland. Chang Dee would be stripped away from his mother just 16 months later ...

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Please attend and testify at the Metro Hearing on Thursday, May 8th at 2 p.m., Metro Council Chambers, 600 NE Grand Avenue, Portland, OR 97232. Metro councilors will hear public testimony concerning the 2015 budget which contains a multimillion-dollar subsidy to support elephant abuse at the Oregon Zoo.  To provide you with a background of the issues, we offer Metro Hearing Talking Points.  Pick just a few of these points — you will have three minutes to testify.  And please end your testimony by asking to free Packy.  Even if you don’t plan on testifying, your presence there will show the council there are many who support this cause.  Take an hour from your busy day  and help us fill the room! Join the rally at ...

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RALLY TO FREE PACKY – PRINTABLE FLYER! standard

Save the date! Saturday, April 12th Noon – 3 p.m. (please arrive at noon if possible. Bring your own sign or use one of ours.) Oregon Zoo,  4001 SW Canyon Road,  Portland, OR  97221 Free the Oregon Zoo Elephants and In Defense of Animals (IDA) are sponsoring a “Rally to Free Packy” to coincide with his 52nd birthday party. On April 12th, he will have spent 52 years behind bars and is suffering from many conditions and illnesses directly related to his captivity including a life-threatening form of tuberculosis. We will be rallying to urge Oregon Zoo officials to release him to safety and comfort of sanctuary now! Click here  for printable flyer.

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Packy’s Birthday – April 12th image

Free the Oregon Zoo Elephants and In Defense of Animals (IDA) is sponsoring a “Rally to Free Packy!” to coincide with his 52nd birthday party.  We want Oregon Zoo officials to know that Packy wants freedom for his birthday. On April 12th, he will have spent 52 years behind bars and is suffering from many conditions and illnesses directly related to his captivity and a life-threatening form of tuberculosis.  We urge the Oregon Zoo officials to release him to sanctuary now! RALLY TO FREE PACKY! Saturday, April 12th Noon – 3pm (please arrive at noon if possible) The Oregon Zoo 4001 SW Canyon Road Portland, OR 97221 Join the event on Facebook

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