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Russia: Three elephants walk around Zlatoust as circus comes to town00:38

Russia: Three elephants walk around Zlatoust as circus comes to town

Russian Federation, Zlatoust
August 3, 2016 at 23:06 GMT -00:00 · Published

Footage that emerged on Wednesday shows three elephants strolling through the streets of Zlatoust, Chelyabinsk Oblast.

The animals' keepers from a nearby circus simply took the elephants outside to exercise. The unusual happening drew the attention of the public, while police escorted the mammals to prevent any accidents. This resulted in traffic jams in the centre of town.

The elephants belong to the Gaertner Brothers International Circus, which has temporarily pitched its big top in Zlatoust.

Russia: Three elephants walk around Zlatoust as circus comes to town00:38
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Footage that emerged on Wednesday shows three elephants strolling through the streets of Zlatoust, Chelyabinsk Oblast.

The animals' keepers from a nearby circus simply took the elephants outside to exercise. The unusual happening drew the attention of the public, while police escorted the mammals to prevent any accidents. This resulted in traffic jams in the centre of town.

The elephants belong to the Gaertner Brothers International Circus, which has temporarily pitched its big top in Zlatoust.

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