Elephants love to play. Elephants also love the mud. Baby elephants especially love both these things. Therefore, baby elephants playing in the mud equals the perfect storm of cute.
Luckily, someone at the Elephant Nature Park in Chang Mai, Thailand had a camera handy when this cyclone of adorable elephants touched down. In the hot muggy weather, the cooling sensation of a mud bath is a seasonal favorite for elephants - and these bathers are no exception.
The technique can be tricky ...