Man Notices Pink ‘Blob’ While Out On Safari

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There is a widespread belief that pink elephants can’t be seen in nature. But it is not. Despite the fact that elephants are albinos are often depicted as white, they actually have a light pink color. Of course, elephants-albinos — a rarity, but today in Thailand, owned by the king are 11 pink elephants. Because in this country white elephant is considered a symbol of royalty and good luck, to treat him with all respect. According to researchers, albinism common among Asian elephants, and is much more rare phenomenon in African elephants. Only in 2009 were the first to capture a pink elephant in Africa. So, in Botswana among a group of approximately 80 individuals, the photographer noticed the elephant albino.