month-old Yin Dee learns from his mama Mintra how to use his new trunk. Elephant babies are completely dependent upon breast milk until age and they continue to nurse through age Photo by Jodi Thomas at Elephant Nature Park, Thailand
It’s a girl for the Saint Louis Zoo. An Asian elephant calf was born just before Friday night. The Zoo’s Asian elephant, Ellie, gave birth to a baby girl. She’s about 38 inches tall and weighs 251 pounds.
Bunny and her Bonnet The Elephant Sanctuary (very sweet story about the sanctuary in Tennesee. Bunny was retired from 40 years in zoo life and lived in the sanctuary with other elephants for ten years before dying of old age.