Tamani, a nearly 10-year-old male African elephant, arrived Monday at the Kansas City Zoo, transferred from the Birmingham Zoo in Alabama. The zoo welcomed him with a watermelon, which he took to his enclosure for private dining. Officials here hope he will be part of a future breeding program.
Tamani, a nearly 10-year-old male African elephant, arrived Monday at the Kansas City Zoo, transferred from the Birmingham Zoo in Alabama. The zoo welcomed him with a watermelon, which he took to his enclosure for private dining. Officials here hope he will be part of a future breeding program. RICH SUGG rsugg@kcstar.com
Tamani, a nearly 10-year-old male African elephant, arrived Monday at the Kansas City Zoo, transferred from the Birmingham Zoo in Alabama. The zoo welcomed him with a watermelon, which he took to his enclosure for private dining. Officials here hope he will be part of a future breeding program. RICH SUGG rsugg@kcstar.com

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