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Wild Animals (Not commonly kept as pets)

Elephant

The right side of an Elephant standing behind a bunch of rocks
Close up - The right side of an Elephant that is standing behind a bunch of rocks with a second Elephent behind it.

Elephant Fun Facts

A mother elephant is pregnant for nearly 2 years.

The elephant's tucks are large teeth.

An elephant's trunk contains over 40,000 muscles.

A herd of elephants is led by the dominant female.

Elephants live in both Africa and Asia.

Two Elephants are standing under a structure to get out of the rain
The back left side of an Elephant that is standing in a body of water

Elephants in Thailand, photo courtesy Leanne Wright, England.

An Elephant standing near a body of water with a forrest in the background

Elephants in Thailand, photo courtesy Leanne Wright, England.