Elephant in ‘incredible pain’ before being euthanased

By Kate Cowling
Updated November 8 2012 - 6:15pm, first published October 4 2010 - 10:57pm
Australia’s oldest African elephant, Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s Yum Yum, died on Sunday.

Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s African elephant Yum Yum was euthanased on Sunday following to a “profound and untreatable paralysis of the bowel”, early post-mortem results have shown.



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