Painting pachyderm pays it forward

Sep. 20, 2011 at 4:14 PM ET

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Karishma, a 13-year-old Asian elephant, paints at an easel in her enclosure at the Whipsnade Zoo in Dunstable, England. Karishma’s works of art are being sold during Elephant Appreciation Week to benefit crucial conservation projects for the Zoological Society of London. You can read more about the program here.

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