A baby elephant feeds on his mother's milk for four years.
Most elephants die when they are 15, only a fifth reach 30.
An elephant is the largest living land animal but the blue whale is the biggest ever.
Elephants live in herds, a herd is lead by the oldest female who is called a matriarch.
Elephants eat peanuts, fruit and berries.
An African elephant is by far larger than the Asian elephant.
Elephants live in the Savannah and forests.