At the Elephant Nature Park sanctuary in Thailand a recently rescued elephant named Faa Mai was given an elastic ribbon to play with. You might not think that elephants (or animals in general) have feelings. When you see what little Faa Mai did, it will keep you smiling for hours…! (via TwisterSifter) Elephants are extremely intelligent and sensitive animals. An elephant’s brain is actually similar to a humans, in complexity and in structure. Just by watching Faa Mai play with a ribbon, I know that I’m completely convinced of their emotional range. If this put a smile on your face as big as mine, share [More]
Out in the wild, it’s very rare for an elephant and a goat to cross paths. They live in different regions and climates. That’s precisely why when an elephant calf found itself on protected parkland in Nepal with a tiny goat, the big baby was startled (to say the least). As soon as this elephant saw the goat, it ran away as fast as it could. Listen to that shriek — that baby elephant couldn’t get to its mommy fast enough! Who knew that goats were so scary? I certainly didn’t. I bet that goat didn’t even know how scary [More]