Tag: elephants

Mar 7, 2016

Elephant Trapped in Mud Gets Hand-Fed Water During Dramatic Rescue

Elephant Trapped in Mud Gets Hand-Fed Water During Dramatic Rescue

An elephant stuck in mud gets hand-fed over 100 litres of water while being rescued by members of the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

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Dec 30, 2015

Every Spring a Herd of Elephants Walks Through this Hotel’s Lobby

Every Spring a Herd of Elephants Walks Through this Hotel’s Lobby

Every spring, a herd of elephants led by a matriarch named ‘Wonky Tusk’ stroll through the lobby of the Mfuwe Lodge in Zambia

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Dec 29, 2015

Picture of the Day: Elephant Rock, Iceland

Picture of the Day: Elephant Rock, Iceland

Located on the Icelandic island of Heimaey (literally Home Island), is a rocky outcrop appropriately known as ‘Elephant Rock’

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Dec 21, 2015

Picture of the Day: Breaking Through

Picture of the Day: Breaking Through

An amazing elephant street art mural spray painted by Spanish artist, XAV

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Jul 30, 2015

Baby Elephant Adorably Chases Birds Flying Around Him

Baby Elephant Adorably Chases Birds Flying Around Him

A lucky group of visitors to South Africa’s Kruger National Park got to see a baby elephant try to chase a group of low-flying swallows.

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Oct 29, 2014

Musician Plays Beethoven for Rescued Group of Old and Injured Elephants

Musician Plays Beethoven for Rescued Group of Old and Injured Elephants

Musician Paul Barton took his piano to the mountains of Kanchanaburi, Thailand to play for some very old, injured and handicapped elephants, especially a blind elephant named Plara (immediately behind the piano). For those curious, all the keys are made from synthetic plastic material. The song is Slow movement (2) from Beethoven’s Pathétique Sonata…

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Oct 15, 2014

Picture of the Day: This Rock Looks Like an Elephant

Picture of the Day: This Rock Looks Like an Elephant

Photograph by Christoph Praxmarer About 90 km south of Paris you will find Fontainebleau, described as one of the best bouldering areas in Europe. According to Climb Europe, many of the sandstone rocks are found in the forests surrounding Fontainebleau, making for a magical and unique setting. The most famous boulder in the area…

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