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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.


Social Media - The Baby Elephant is Doing it Wrong

I’ll admit that I’m not the ultimate guru at maintaining my social media presence.  I don’t spent countless hours reading and responding to other posts, I don’t tweet, or even post on Facebook all that often.   300 more words

Food for thought as Dublin Zoo baby elephant makes first public appearance

DUBLIN ZOO have announced the birth of its second bull calf this year. And here he is.

Following on from the last one born just six weeks ago, this little blighter weighed in at 70kg and has since grown to nearly a metre in height. 1,057 more words


Friday's Bit and Bobs

Seems so surreal this week, I don’t know why, maybe because I think I might be coming down with a cold.  It is still cold here, and we are still seeing lots of greys, but it seems to be happening a little less, so I hope the end of all this rain isn’t too far away. 992 more words