Elephants have always been of utter interest for human beings. Whether it is because of their tusks in order to obtain ivory or as pack animal to career heavy objects. Elephants are often part of circuses where they do tricks that are not appropriate for them and the audience demands these animal shows less than decades ago. As you can see, elephants are not only popular since the early Disney movie Dumbo of the 1930ies.
By the way, there are significant differences between the Asian and the African elephant, can you see them while browsing through our gallery?