Dog and Elephant Become Best Friends

Life With Dogs is reader-supported. We may earn a small commission through products purchased using links on this page.

Who is man’s best friend? We all know the answer to this, a dog. But how would you feel about a dog and an elephant being best friends?

Meet Bubbles, an African elephant, and her best friend Bella, a black Labrador.

Best pasl!
Best pasl!

 

Bubbles is an orphan elephant living in Myrtle Beach Safari, South Carolina, an endangered animal sanctuary.

According to a report on MSN.com, Bubbles arrived to Myrtle Beach Safari in 1983 after her family was killed for their tusks, and Bella joined the pictured in 2007 when a contractor hired to build pool, abandoned his pet dog (Bella) at the safari. Since then the two have been inseparable.

130917-dog-elephant2

 

Bubbles loves to throw the ball for her canine friend and Bella loves to chase after the ball. The dog also enjoys diving off her elephant friend’s trunk.

These two are just the best of pals!

 

 

9.17.13 - Dog & Elephant1

 

9.17.13 - Dog & Elephant2

 

9.17.13 - Dog & Elephant3

 

9.17.13 - Dog & Elephant4

 

 

4 thoughts on “Dog and Elephant Become Best Friends”

  1. This beautiful video has made my day !! we have a lot to learn from GOD;S creatures, Bless them all.x

  2. Thank you so much for these wonderful photos. I hope it gets to many people!

Comments are closed.