August 17, 2013 Happy Weekend 1 Comment Elephantopia HAPPY WEEKEND: Baby’s First Swim What a sweet video capturing this baby elephant’s first swim with mama! Tagged: Asia , Baby Elephants , Baby's First , Elephants , First Swim , Happy Weekend , World Elephant , World Elephant Day Related Articles Happy Weekend: Grandma Knows Best Posted On December 21, 2013 ~ 4 Comments http://youtu.be/uV4e3n4PqUk Just another example of how important the matriarch is to the survival of the family. Unfortunately, poachers usually target the matriarch for her large… Happy Weekend: Happy Ending! Posted On September 14, 2013 ~ 1 Comment [youtube=http://youtu.be/qIOjWtm-bZo] Echo was an elephant matriarch who was studied for over 30 years by ethologist Cynthia Moss, beginning in 1973, and was the subject of several books and films.… Extinction, Art & The Ivory Crush Posted On November 7, 2013 ~ 2 Comments The Western Black Rhino (pictured below) was last seen in 2006. This subspecies of the black rhino is native to Africa and has been declared… 1 Comment matthewsted August 26, 2013 at 2:13 pm Reblogged this on matthewsted. reply to comment → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.