Humans have the longest lives of any land mammals, but the elephant comes in second. The longest-lived elephant on record was a female elephant named Modoc. She lived to the age of 78. Modoc was actually a very famous animal as well. She worked for 35 years in a circus, and once rescued caged lions from a fire.
Join us on Wagging Wednesdays to learn about all kinds of creatures (even if they don’t have a cool tail like Libby).