Read more about the article Newborn Endangered Tusker Shelters Under Loving Mum’s Tummy
Picture shows the newborn African bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) interacting with the herd at BIOPARC Valencia, Spain, in November, 2022. The calf and mother are doing well. as she protected and thought the calf species-specific behaviour, during its first week. (Bioparc Valencia/Newsflash)

Newborn Endangered Tusker Shelters Under Loving Mum’s Tummy

This endangered baby elephant is doing well after being born last week as it learns to navigate its surroundings under its mother Matla's watchful eye. The touching images show the baby elephant, still a little unsteady on its legs, getting used to its surroundings. It can be seen interacting with…

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Read more about the article Adorable Newborn Baby Tusker Takes First Wobbly Steps
Image shows elephants at the Diergaarde Blijdorp zoo in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, undated photo. The zoo welcomed a new elephant cub that was born on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022. (Diergaarde Blijdorp/Newsflash)

Adorable Newborn Baby Tusker Takes First Wobbly Steps

Newborn baby elephant takes his first wobbly steps under the watchful eye of his mum shortly after being born. The astonishing video - recorded at the Blijdorp Rotterdam Zoo in the Netherlands - shows the mum in labour as other tuskers gather around to help her. As the calf emerges,…

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Read more about the article Kind Elephant Returns Child’s Shoe That Fell Into Enclosure
The shoe was dropped in the animal's enclosure and the elephant returned it to the child. (2036012325/AsiaWire)

Kind Elephant Returns Child’s Shoe That Fell Into Enclosure

Kind elephant returns a child's shoe after it fell into its enclosure at a zoo in China. https://youtu.be/IIFD0GANbZk 2036012325/AsiaWire The incident took place at Shendiao Mountain Wildlife World in Xixiakou, in the city of Weihai, which is a port city in eastern China's Shandong Province. The images show the elephant…

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Read more about the article Half-A-Million-Year-Old Tusk From Extinct Giant Elephant Unearthed
Photo shows a half-a-million-year-old elephant tusk, undated photo. It was unearthed in the southern coastal plain of Israel. (Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority/Newsflash)

Half-A-Million-Year-Old Tusk From Extinct Giant Elephant Unearthed

This footage shows a tusk from an extinct, half-a-million-year-old giant elephant at an archaeological dig site in southern Israel after a visitor stumbled across it by accident. Experts have said it is the largest complete fossilised tusk ever found at a prehistoric site in Israel or the Near East. https://youtu.be/lp8C6ik438A…

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Read more about the article Adorable Newborn Elephant Calf Sticks Close To Mum
Donnas newly born baby, an endangered Asian elephant, snuggles with an older elephant at Bedfordshire's ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, in England, in an undated photo. The baby was born at around 7 AM, on Monday, Aug. 22, 2022. (ZSL - Zoological Society of London/Newsflash)

Adorable Newborn Elephant Calf Sticks Close To Mum

A super-cute baby elephant dropped into the world at Whipsnade zoo as her loving mum gives birth. The calf fell gently to the sand at the zoo enclosure while her mother Donna and her grandmother Kaylee helped the youngster out of its amniotic sac. https://youtu.be/G7ZbCTwd1T8 ZSL - Zoological Society of…

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Read more about the article Customs Seize Elephant Foot Converted Into Velvet-Covered Box  And Posted From England
Picture shows elephant's foot seized by customs in Weil am Rhein, Germany, undated. The package from Great Britain should have reached a recipient in Switzerland. (Hauptzollamt Lörrach/Newsflash)

Customs Seize Elephant Foot Converted Into Velvet-Covered Box And Posted From England

German customs officials in Baden-Wuerttemberg have seized a giant elephant foot sent from the UK that had been converted into a tasteless, velvet-covered container before being posted to a customer in Switzerland. The illegal item, which the German customs officials said was "tasteless" and lacking the proper paperwork, had been…

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Read more about the article Third Tusker Dies From Herpes Virus At Swiss Zoo
Ruwani (front) with her grandmother Ceyla-Himali (left) and her mother Farha in undated photo at the Zurich Zoo, Switzerland. (Zurich Zoo, Enzo Franchini/Newsflash)

Third Tusker Dies From Herpes Virus At Swiss Zoo

A third elephant has lost its life to the herpes virus within a month at Zoo Zurich. Five-year-old elephant cow Ruwani is the latest animal to die in the zoo’s Kaeng Krachan Elephant Park after passing away on the morning of 23rd July. https://youtu.be/fXum_tf1h-E Zurich Zoo, Nicole Schnyder/Newsflash The zoo…

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Read more about the article Female Tusker Dies Of Herpes Just Days After Her Brother
Female elephant Omysha drinking water at Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. (Zoo Zurich, Enzo Franchini/Newsflash)

Female Tusker Dies Of Herpes Just Days After Her Brother

A second elephant has died of a lethal strain of herpes just days after her younger brother was killed by the virus in a Swiss zoo. Omysha died on 10th July aged eight, just days after being allowed into an enclosure with her brother Umesh's body to mourn him. Keepers…

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Read more about the article Adorable Elephant Calves Try To See Off Safari Tourists
First time safari goers encounter curious young elephants, on the 18th of June, in Hoedspruit, Limpopo, South Africa. (@ranger_ebz/Newsflash)

Adorable Elephant Calves Try To See Off Safari Tourists

This is the adorable moment two elephant calves try out their tusker skills to confront a tourist safari at a South African game reserve. Delighted holidaymakers at the Kapama Private Game Reserve in Limpopo Province watched from their jeeps as the pair confronted them in the bush. The first one…

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Read more about the article Adorable Two-Year-Old Elephant Dies Of Herpes
Two-year-old elephant Umesh at the elephant park in the Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. (Zoo Zurich, Nicole Schnyder/Newsflash)

Adorable Two-Year-Old Elephant Dies Of Herpes

A two-year-old elephant has died despite keepers' best efforts after it contracted a herpes virus at Zurich zoo in Switzerland. Umesh, a young male, died on the evening of Tuesday, 28th June, with zookeepers letting the young bull's family spend some time with the body, to say goodbye, as elephants…

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