Pink elephants were once the symptom of drunkenness and delirium tremens. But now one has been sighted: an albino elephant calf in Botswana. This is apparently a case of albinism: a condition that is extremely rare in pachyderms. Biologists worry that, as in humans, the condition could cause eye or skin problems. Read the BBC report about this beastie here.
A pink elephant!
March 21, 2009 • 2:54 pm