This is Moses and his adopted mother Jenny. Moses is a seven-and-a-half month old elephant who’s parents were killed by poachers. Jenny’s now taking care of Moses and the photos are so heartwarming that it might actually kill you.
*tear* — tanya b.
Does anyone else see the irony in the elephant being the symbol of the Republican Party?
Elephants live in matriarchal groups where males are excluded except to breed. They’re herbivores and are known to be highly empathetic to other elephants as well as their dead; if one elephant in the group is in trouble, all the other elephants will pitch in to help it out. They also practice collective raising of the young, with young elephants being tended to by all members of the herd.
You guys, elephants are socialist vegan feminists who support public education.
It’s also worth mentioning that most elephants are bisexual.