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Lend voice to overdue rules banning wild animals for shows

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / AUGUST 1994

    Tyke the elephant ran through the streets of Honolulu after escaping the circus at the Blaisdell Arena. The elephant was later killed by police.

Tyke the elephant killed her trainer on the floor of the Blaisdell Arena on Aug. 20, 1994, in front of a horrified audience that was there to be entertained by a traveling circus. Read more

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