Afternoon Awwwwwww

Afternoon awwwwww: Baby elephant

By Jill Rosen

The Baltimore Sun

4:15 PM EDT, November 2, 2011


A fuzzy baby Asian elephant, who hadn't been named when this picture was shot on Oct. 20, clings to its mother, Azizah. It was just two days after the elephant's birth at Whipsnade Zoo in southern England.

The calf weighed in at 104 kg, making it the smallest elephant born at the zoo.