Zoo friends honor beloved elephant

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: September 08, 2020 9:37 AM CT | Published: September 06, 2020 3:42 PM CT

Zoo visitors are paying tribute to beloved elephant Tyranza, and Memphis Zoo officials believe other members of the herd are also mourning their 56-year-old matriarch.

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Karen Pulfer Focht

Karen Pulfer Focht

Karen Pulfer Focht is a freelance photojournalist. She has won numerous awards in her career, many for in-depth projects about children and families in Memphis. Her work is regularly published in newspapers and magazines around the world.


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