Controversial Elephant Death at San Diego Zoo
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals also criticized the zoo in the wake of the death. Umoya was one of seven elephants brought to the Safari Park -- then known as the Wild Animal Park -- in 2003 from the African nation of Swaziland. Here's the full article from the Los Angeles Times. An animal rights group has called for a federal investigation into the death of an elephant at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.