Ústí zoo forced to put down elephant

The zoo in the Czech city of Ústí nad Labem has had to put down an Indian
elephant, a spokesperson said. The female was euthanised on Monday after
long-standing problems with its foot left it unable to stand.

The elephant, which was named Kala, was brought from Vietnam to
Czechoslovakia in the mid-1980s…

Tuesday, February 5, 2019