This is beautiful ( Elephants love reunions. They recognize one another after years and years of separation and greet each other with wild, boisterous joy. There’s bellowing and trumpeting, ear flapping and rubbing.
African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) orphan called Isholta, five weeks old, playing in mud bath. Thank God for the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Tsavo East National Park, Kenya for rescuing and caring for orphans who lose their mom's to poachers.
Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea. Traditionally, two species are recognized, the African elephant (Loxodonta africana) and the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus). Elephants are scattered throughout sub-Saharan