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11 Ways Elephants Are The Most Amazing Creatures On The Planet

Now these are some magical creatures. Help conserve and protect them with the TOMS Animal Initiative.

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4. Elephant herds have their own secret language.

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Studies suggest that elephants use subtle movements and gestures to communicate with one another. A simple curl of the trunk can represent a very civilized language.

9. When they die, elephants actually mourn and have funerals for each other.

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Elephants are such compassionate, tightly-knit animals that when a fellow elephant dies, a family will stop and perform a meaningful ritual in their honor.

Elephants are sadly threatened by poachers and habitat destruction. Learn more about TOMS Animal Initiative to drive awareness and funding for wild animals.

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