How Long Does It Take for an Elephant to Have a Baby?
An elephant will take as long as two nights to deliver its baby. She starts losing mucus at the onset of labor pains. It is during this time when the calf starts to shift to its birthing position. Second stage contractions begin on the second night.
Old Bet (died July 24, 1816) was the first circus elephant and the second elephant brought to the United States. There are reports of an elephant brought to the United States in 1796, but it is not known...