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Pictures: Window on the World 19th October

elephant calf Pathi Harn after being pronounced dead during labour and which caused a nationwide sensation, in Sydney.

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Male Elephant, Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area, Tanzania

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from Simply Sonya 731

Male Elephant /w Tusks on Base

A mature male elephant, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda

from BBC

Male elephants are not the loners we once thought

from BBC News

Early life care shapes African elephants' future

"Early maternal care in the first two years of life actually affects an elephant's survival over 40 years - it has long lasting consequences," "It is a problem we tend to overlook, unless we are looking at humans: how animals respond over the very long-term to apparently small events that happen in their lives." Prof Lee and colleague in the international team of researchers said inexperienced mums often provided "inappropriate care".

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from The Vision Times

Wild Elephant Goes on Mating Rampage, Destroying Cars in Thailand

This young male elephant was sitting on cars, stomping them, and generally terrorizing tourists passing through a national park in Thailand.

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memoriesofelephants: “ memoriesofelephants: “A bull (male) elephant in the Ngorongoro Highlands of Tanzania who’d somehow lost part of his trunk in his lifetime - possibly a victim to hyenas, or a...

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