Wild Facts

September 06, 2000

Do you know?

What are the different

elephant species?

Answer: Asian and African elephants

Learn more!

Visit the elephants at the Baltimore Zoo.

Read "African Elephants: Giants of the Land" by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent.

1. Elephants will eat up to 500 pounds of food and drink up to 40 gallons of water a day!

2. Elephants can walk faster than people. but they can not run.

THE BALTIMORE ZOO

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