Happy Elephant’s Bottom Day 2014.

Happy Elephant’s Bottom Day, 2014.

Observed in Europe and the Americas each September.  Held on the Friday closest to 15th September. (The date of Jumbo’s death)

Started by Barnum and Bailey’s greatest Elephant, Jumbo in 1882 and to commemorate the fine quadrupeds heroic death in 1885.

For your delectation on this day please be happy and joyful to inspect, Tony’s bum!

elephant bottom