Elephants gather around a female giving birth to protect her from hyenas roaming around. They also protect the newborn baby elephant. It is almost impossible to determine whether an elephant is pregnant or not.
So the event really was the most intimate and secret event in the life of elephants. The elephant, lifting the first time the head and torso from the ground, as if to say: “I’m here”. Other elephants guarding him. Elephants have created an impenetrable wall from the bodies of adults.
Gathered around the mother and other females tried to help the kid to his feet. almost an hour after birth, a newborn baby elephant stood beside its mother and got a deserved dose of milk!