Photo Gallery: Christmas Tree Dinners for Germany's Elephants
02/04/2009
Elephant lady Aruba in the Opel Zoo in Frankfurt tucking into her Christmas...
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Elephant lady Aruba in the Opel Zoo in Frankfurt tucking into her Christmas tree. The zoo got 300 unsold trees from traders in January and feeds its elephants one or two per day. "If we gave them 10 at a time they'd get picky and would only eat the tips," said Opel Zoo director Thomas Kauffels.