Tags » Asian Elephant

Animal entertainment is animal abuse: now is the time to act


Today is World Animal Day. A day that we celebrate and remember the animals that have touched our lives. And today we are launching a global campaign to keep… 1,158 more words

Sustainable Action Network

pachyderm (pakə̇ˌdərm)

The females in an elephant herd are very protective of the baby elephants. Okavango Delta, Botswana.

A bachelor herd in the Okavango Delta, Botswana.

An elephant taking a drink. 318 more words

Etymology

BABY ELEPHANT BORN IN DUBLIN ZOO

An Asian elephant calf was born at Dublin Zoo last Tuesday, weighing 70kg. The baby male was born to mother Anak after 22 months.

The unnamed calf is the second to be born at the Zoo in six weeks, and Lord Mayor of Dublin Christy Burke declared this the ‘Month of the Elephant’ to celebrate the new arrivals.

News