20/12/2013 11:55 GMT | Updated 20/12/2013 11:55 GMT

Baby Elephant Is Insanely Excited About Bath Time (PICTURES)

Looking half crazed with joy this month-old youngster frolicked under the spray of a hosepipe directed at him by keepers at Melbourne Zoo.

The as-yet-unnamed little chap is a welcome ray of sunshine at the zoo, which tragically lost another calf in the same month.

Little Sanook died after an accident while he played his favourite toy. The 11-month is believed to have become entangled in his tyre, stopping him from breathing.

Baby elephant has a bath