Cute Baby Elephant Pics

Elephants are adorable creatures and more so their babies. Below we have compiled a list of pictures of cute baby elephants having fun.

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Credit: Cuteranimals.com

The baby elephant when born is covered with black fur and and weighs about 120 to 130 kg. His height is from 85 cm to 1 meter

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Credit: Dailybackgrounds.com

Baby elephants feeds on their mother’s milk until they reach the age of two years. They suck with their mouths.

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Credit: Everydaykiss.com

Baby elephants get confused about their trunks. They like to swing them to and fro and even sometimes step on them.

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Baby elephants suck their trunk just as a baby would suck its thumb.

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When they reach 6 to 8 months, they begin learning to use their trunk to eat and drink.

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Credit: Omgcutethings.com

Interestingly, about 99% of calves are born at night

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Baby elephants normally can’t see very well at first, but they can recognize their mothers by touch, scent, and sound.

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The only predators who can kill the little ones are lions or hyenas

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Did you know adult elephants dont lie down to sleep because of the excellent support their very straight legs give them?

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Calves drink about 3 gallons of milk a day

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Credit: woodall-addo.co.za

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