12/08/2015 07:07 BST | Updated 12/08/2015 07:59 BST

World Elephant Day: 13 Gifs That Prove Elephants Are Better Pets Than Cats

It's World Elephant Day, a time of the year set aside for us to all appreciate how awesome our big grey friends are.

Here's 13 reasons they'd make better pets than your average house cat:

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