1. Elephant's 'bony body' hidden under costume during Sri Lankan festival  Stuff.co.nz
  2. Elephant foundation claims emaciated animal's body is concealed by festival outfit  Newshub
  3. Photos expose ‘tortured’ elephant dressed in costume for Sri Lanka festival  NEWS.com.au
  4. Harrowing pics expose abused elephant’s emaciated body that’s normally hidden by a colourful festival cos  The Sun
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The festival elephant's "weakened condition" is hidden from onlookers by its costume, wildlife advocates said.The festival elephant's "weakened condition" is hidden from onlookers by its costume, wildlife advocates said.

AN OLD and fragile-looking elephant is being “tortured” by her owners in Sri Lanka who hide the 70-year-old giant’s emaciated body with a colourful festival costume. Tikiri is sha…

Harrowing pics expose abused elephant’s emaciated body that’s normally hidden by a colourful festival costume

Tikiiri, a 70-year-old female elephant, will work beside 60 elephants for the Perahera Festival in Sri Lanka this year - despite her frail body and ailing health.Tikiiri, a 70-year-old female elephant, will work beside 60 elephants for the Perahera Festival in Sri Lanka this year - despite her frail body and ailing health.

Harrowing pictures show emaciated elephant's body as it's 'tortured' every day by its owners | Daily Mail Online

“On #WorldElephantDay (Aug. 12), finally got to see the famous Minneriya Elephant Gathering, the “largest gathering of Asian elephants on Earth” (NatGeo). Can watch this favorite animal of mine endlessly. Beautiful #SriLanka. https://t.co/OdgAZBaNmT”

Anuradha K. Herath on Twitter: "On #WorldElephantDay (Aug. 12), finally got to see the famous Minneriya Elephant Gathering, the “largest gathering of Asian elephants on Earth” (NatGeo). Can watch this favorite animal of mine endlessly. Beautiful #SriLanka.… https://t.co/gpH2RDzPEW"

PICTURES of an elephant's emaciated body - normally hidden by its colourful costume - have gone viral. PICTURES of an elephant's emaciated body - normally hidden by its colourful costume - have gone viral.

Horror pics show abused elephant shackled and forced to take part in religious festival -

An elephant foundation claims its body is concealed by a festival outfit.An elephant foundation claims its body is concealed by a festival outfit.

Elephant foundation claims emaciated animal's body is concealed by festival outfit | Newshub

This is heartbreaking! A 70-year-old elephant named Tikiri has been forced to walk long distances every night so that people can feel "blessed" at a religious festival. According to Metro UK, the sickly female elephant is so skinny that you can see her bones, rib cage and spine through her…This is heartbreaking! A 70-year-old elephant named Tikiri has been forced to walk long distances every night so that people can feel "blessed" at a religious festival. According to Metro UK, the sickly female elephant is so

70yo Elephant Forced to Walk for Miles With Weak & Malnourished Body Hidden by Costume - WORLD OF BUZZ

An old and fragile-looking elephant is being “tortured” in Sri Lanka by her owners who hide the 70-year-old giant’s emaciated body with a colourful festival costume.An old and fragile-looking elephant is being “tortured” in Sri Lanka by her owners who hide the 70-year-old giant’s emaciated body with a colourful festival costume.

Photos expose ‘tortured’ elephant dressed in costume for Sri Lanka festival