August 16, 2011

Orphan Elephants, Kenya

Photograph by Michael Nichols, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

What a scared orphan elephant needs more than anything is other elephants. The process of becoming socialized begins as soon as the worst injuries heal.

See more pictures from the September 2011 feature story "Orphans No More."


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Cherise Kovack
Cherise Kovack

WHY, WHY WHY,.....STOP THE KILLING OF THEIR FAMILIES THEN THEY WONT BE ORPHANS

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