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Baby elephants spin around to create a whirlpool in their bathtub

Whoosh!

 

Michelle Jaworski

Internet Culture

Published Jan 26, 2016   Updated May 27, 2021, 7:48 am CDT

Bathtime is a sacred time for a young elephant, and no human or fellow elephants will get in its way until it’s done.

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For these two baby elephants, that means creating a whirlpool within their bathtub water while nearby humans spray more water at them. They may or may not get clean, but you bet they’re going to keep that water spinning.

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They’re going to have a great time drying off—if they’re not still dizzy from running in circles.

Screengrab via Elephantstay/YouTube

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*First Published: Jan 26, 2016, 10:51 am CST