Baby Elephant Caught Eating Sugarcane Tries to Hide Behind Pole in Thailand


A baby elephant from Chiang Mai in north Thailand went viral after hiding behind a utility pole when farmers caught it eating sugarcane.

The picture, posted on Facebook on Sunday, shows the baby elephant hiding behind a pole as farmers shine their light on the culprit, according to The Star.

“Keep calm. Officers will see. Let’s continue eating sugarcane,” the post said in Thai, according to Bored Panda.

The Facebook post had users fawning over the baby elephant’s antics and joking about how they do not see the animal.

One Twitter user noted how sugarcane is a favorite among elephants, in a separate viral clip posted in February in India.

Featured Image via วีรวัฒน์ พรหมเมือง

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