The magnificent ivory tusks can grow as long as 3 metres
Memories that last a lifetime
Elephants have excellent memories – “an elephant never forgets”
“Who are you calling big nose?”
An elephant’s trunk is an extension of their nose and top lip
Flapping their large ears helps to radiate heat.
Families can form clans of up to 70 individuals.
Elephants live up to 70 years old
Elephants eat roots, leaves, branches, fruit and grass.