Twin Elephants Born in Amboseli National Park And Samburu National Reserve In Kenya

According to the History and Records of the Kenya Wildlife service , It is very  rare to find an Elephant which gave birth to twins . In the year 2018 , one of the elephants (37years old ) in Amboseli National park at the slopes of Mt.Kilimanjaro in Kenya  gave birth to twins  (male and female ).


Twin Elephants in Amboseli National Park
Twin Elephants in Amboseli National Park

In the year 2022 Mid January , an elephant in Samburu National Reserve game birth to twins . The elephants were able to stand and make steps with 20minutes  after being born .

Twin Elephant at Samburu National Reserve
Twin Elephants at Samburu National Reserve

The Gestation period of an elephant is around 2 years . Elephants usually have one baby at a time , but now this two brought change in Kenya Africa . Elephants gives birth at around 4-5years and their  pregnancies last for around two years .

Although the elephant can live 60 – 70years , they only have about 4 – 5 babies during their life span .