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Baby Elephant Discovers the Hard Way That Walking Too Close to Mum Can Be Hazardous

Animals  (tags: africa, national park, wildife, wild animals, elephants, hazardous to walk to close, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3406 days ago -
She may have managed to keep up with her mother's enormous strides, but this baby elephant appears to have come a little close for comfort. Heading up the trail of her brothers and sisters, the unsuspecting elephant got dumped on, quite literally, by

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Dalia H (1280)
Saturday January 24, 2009, 12:10 pm
Poor baby elephant. Noted dearest Jacqueline.
Love, Black Dalia:)

nurith k (93)
Saturday January 24, 2009, 12:33 pm
funny, that's nature, i love it!!! thanks

Suzanne P (40)
Saturday January 24, 2009, 2:03 pm
ha ha ha...I love it...

Joycey B (750)
Saturday January 24, 2009, 3:19 pm
Waht a tough lesson to learn. LoL. Thanks Jacqueline.

Cher C (1429)
Saturday January 24, 2009, 5:11 pm
Thnx Jacqueline!


Lori M (38)
Saturday January 24, 2009, 7:06 pm
Love the story...thanks for posting it!

Past Member (0)
Saturday January 24, 2009, 7:23 pm
Anything that comes from mom is good, right? Funny.

Morgan Griffith (225)
Saturday January 24, 2009, 7:43 pm

Heads up!!!!!

Marian E (152)
Sunday January 25, 2009, 12:47 am

Hmmm.....perhaps its natures way of making the baby smell
less desirable to predators.

Thank you.

Past Member (0)
Sunday January 25, 2009, 9:22 am

Dusty K (1339)
Sunday January 25, 2009, 9:32 am
Gotta love it! Had a few incidents with my horses! Too funny! Thanks Jacqueline!

Pat B (356)
Sunday January 25, 2009, 9:34 am
Wearing poo is not a bad thing then, is it? Baby d/not seem to mind, just go take a bath, right? Happily noted. ;-)

Barb K (1688)
Sunday January 25, 2009, 10:36 am
Awwww...well, the good part of the baby elephant wearing its mama's poop is, they can wash it off in the river with their trunks. Thanks Jacqueline.

Lyta V (36)
Sunday January 25, 2009, 10:49 am
It's only recycled vegetation after all :) Should be happy mom is not a meat eater ....And unlike horses, elephants bath on their own.

PipperLea N (236)
Monday January 26, 2009, 4:14 pm
Too funny!!! Thankyou for this one jacqueline. Love it.
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