Can YOU Help Dennis and Gnasher Look After The Asian Elephants At Whipsnade Zoo?
How well do you know your animal husbandry? It could help Dennis and Gnasher as they've been tasked with looking after the elephants at Whipsnade Zoo!
Dennis & Gnasher are stand-in zookeepers for the day - just as Whipsnade Zoo is about to welcome a new elephantine arrival. Can you help them help their new arrival settle in or will they have to pachyderm their trunks? By taking this personality quiz, we'll tell you what kind of elephant keeper you're like based on 10 different scenarios!
Look out for the blamtastic Beano trail with interactive challenges and games - as well as over 10,000 amazing animals – all at Whipsnade Zoo 22 July to 4 September 2023!
What sort of special environment should you help create for an Asian elephant?
Like all animals, Asian elephants need a varied and balanced diet. What food will you offer first?
These animals love a good scrub and it's important to wash them every day. What's the best way to clean an elephant?
What kinds of items should you give your elephant to encourage their natural behaviours?
Elephants need exercise and you've been tasked with helping them get moving in their space. What should you do today?
It's important to keep an elephant enclosure very clean. What's the best way to pick up pachyderm poop?
When they are excited, elephants make a trumpet sound with their trunks. What else do they do to communicate with other elephants?
Elephants love to play. What kinds of things should you make sure they have so they can have fun?
Elephants are highly social animals. What do they learn from each other?
It's time to sleep. What's the best thing about looking after elephants?
With a result like this, you've clearly studied these noble creatures and learned from the best!
This result shows that you're in tune with these huge land mammals and understand what makes them tick!
This result shows that you're aware of what elephants require to live their best life and are on hand to muck in and get those enclosures sparkling clean!
If there's such a thing as 'elephant school' – and we're sure there are such things under a different name – then you passed your exams with flying colours! Elephants toot their trunks when they see you as they know they're going to be cared for so well!