El of a lot of fun! Adorable snaps show mischievous elephants playing together

A photographer has captured adorable photos that show a mischievous pair of elephants playing together.

Inez Allin-Widow, 32, was visiting the Kruger National Park in South Africa when he stumbled across two young elephants.

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The snapper quickly captured these images – showing the elephants playing together, climbing on one another and barging into each other.

Inez, from the Netherlands, said: “We came across a herd of elephants, and these two young elephants.

“I always enjoy watching elephants, especially the youngsters as they always make me laugh – so I knew were to aim the camera at.

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“They didn’t mind us watching them from the car and continued playing.

“I think the shots perfectly show that the elephants were thoroughly enjoying themselves.

“The tumbling around really made me laugh.

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“I felt lots of warmth, love, affection, and joy.

“I feel a great deal of respect and love for them and these photos show exactly what I love so much about them.”