Elephants are sweet and wise giants that have captivated our hearts and our homes. From office supplies, jewelry, and home decor, we cannot get enough of these “heffalumps”. Get inspired by their amazing size as well as the fun facts below!
Elephant Fact 1 : African elephants are the largest land mammals on the planet, and the females of this species undergo the longest pregnancy—22 months.
Elephant Fact 2 : Elephants don’t like peanuts. They don’t eat them in the wild, and zoos don’t feed them to their captive elephants.
Elephant Fact 3 : Asian elephants don’t run. Running requires lifting all four feet at once, but elephants filmed in Thailand always kept at least two on the ground at all times.