African elephant suddenly turns “golden” after taking a mud bath

After the heavy rain, the elephant “bathed in mud” and was stained yellow by the soil. Among a herd of gray elephants, it’s not easy to stand out. But one elephant seems to have done it, becoming more brilliant than the other elephants. Research professor Christopher Whittier discovered the sight while visiting the Dzanga Bai […]

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You’re never too big to splosh around in the bath! Photographer catches African elephant enjoying a good roll in the mud

This elephant is proving that you’re never too big to splash around in the mud as it attempts to cake its entire body. He doesn’t let his 13ft height get in the way as he rolls and plays joyously in the mad bath – as a photographer in Africa captured the incredible scenes in a […]

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Granny never forgot you! Adorable moment elephant touches trunks with her daughter and granddaughter at German zoo after 12 years’ separation

This moving image shows the adorable moment an elephant touched trunks with her daughter and granddaughter at a zoo in Germany after being separated for 12 years. In the wild, bull elephants leave the herd to find a mate but female elephants tend to remain with their mothers for life. The reunion of the family […]

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Baby elephant born at Lowry Park Zoo makes important genetic contribution

She’s not royalty, but the newest baby at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is sure to capture a “ton” of attention. Just seven months after the Zoo welcomed a new baby African Elephant, another was born – this one on July 29 to first-time mother Matejka. The other Mom, Mbali, and her 7-month-old daughter, Mpumi, were […]

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