The world-famous Nosey the elephant is coming to Davenport, Florida, today (2/3/17) in what is expected to be a mixed welcome. Word on the street is that at about 6:30 pm today, about an hour before the Nosey circus opens, protesters are planning to gather.
Nosey is famous around the world and by A-list celebrities because of the life of this poor elephant. Captured at just two-years-old, Nosey has no elephant friends and lives a dark lifestyle. The conclusion is that Nosey’s owners are abusive and neglectful and that Nosey deserves to live in a sanctuary.
I met Nosey long before I knew her name at one of Davenport’s past circus events. It was the first time I left a circus sad. Unless you have no empathy at all, you could see Nosey was sad. It’s time to retire this elephant.
Nosey has her own website, the most active page for her, and she has two Facebook pages:
For those who want to say a word to Nosey’s sponsor, the Davenport Lions Club, check out their Facebook page, and here’s the address and phone number for the Lion’s corporate office.
Lions Clubs International Headquarters — 630-571-5466
300 West 22nd Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523-8842
PS — Thank you, Barbara Trask Lovett, for your information that helped improve this article.