A Final Bow: Ringling Brothers elephants retire, start new life in conservation center

RHODE ISLAND, N.Y. (NEWS10) – If you haven’t seen the ‘Ringling Brothers’ elephants in action, you’re too little too late.

The last eleven female elephants touring with what’s been billed as “The Greatest Show on Earth,” took their final bow yesterday during a show in providence, Rhode Island. It’s the end of a 145-year tradition.

The elephants will spend their retirement at the Ringling’s Center for Elephant Conservation in Florida.

Ringling Bros Circus Elephants

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