1. Elephants experience PTSD (post-traumatic stress discorder) similar to humans.  Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a type of anxiety disorder. It can occur after you have gone through an extreme emotional trauma that involved the threat of injury or death.  Read the fascinating in-depth article via The New York Times.

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