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The African [bush] elephant (Loxodonta africana), and a related species the African forest elephant, are listed as Vulnerable by the ICUN. They are threatened by habitat destruction, poaching, and conflict with humans. To find out more about all of the world's elephant species see www.elephantconse...

Elephant Bottom. Taken from ad for a zoo in Zurich, Switzerland - Imgur

The time spent, wasted, but I still choose to move on. Wise beyond my years and your expectations of me. It's time for me to use the knowledge that I've acquired, my memory, to look forward to the future and brighten my days. I'll never forget the magnificence of what a good change can do for someone.

Elephants have been known to die of a broken heart when a mate dies. They refuse to eat and will lie down, shedding tears, until they starve to death. They reject all human help.

Africa | Elephants in Masai Mara, Kenya | ©Jason Brown

Touching - the absolute reason I adore elephants. Their compassion is so beautiful!

Africa | Baby elephant standing next to its mother. Kenya | © Thomas Retterath