ELEPHANT CALVES AREN’T BORN WITH MANY SURVIVAL INSTINCTS.
Yes, elephants are intelligent creatures. However, when they are born, they don’t have many survival instincts like other animals. Just like humans, they rely on their mothers to learn all their survival skills.
They get weaned off between five to 10 years. Typically, this is the time when they can survive on solid vegetation like grasses.
During the infant stage, they rely heavily on their mothers just like us humans. Let’s help save the planet