|Wildlife Africa Home||African Elephant Pictures||African Lion Pictures||Cheetah Pictures||African Bird Pictures||Buffalo Pictures|
|Wildlife Resources||Antelope Pictures||Giraffe Pictures||Zebra Pictures||Rhino Pictures||Wild Dogs|
Female Elephants are sexually mature at 12 years of age and are mated by visiting bulls. After a gestation period of 22 months, the cow gives birth to a single calf that weights up to 130 Kg. The calf suckles for about 3 years.
The picture was taken in the Pilanesberg National Park
Baby Elephant eating the tender shoots of a Thorn
Wildlife Pictures - Picture taken in the Kruger National park
|African Wildlife Gallery|
Johannesburg, South Africa 2195 / Tel. Fax: 27 11 7823410
Copyright © 2002 - 2005 Ernest Lopes
Last revised: July 10, 2005.
|Wildlife Photography Tips||African Wildlife Safaris|
|Zambia Destinations||Safari Destinations in Botswana|
|African Beach Holidays||Private Game Reserves|