Elephant bulls in Musth

Elephant Bulls come into Musth around the age of 25-35 years. Signs to look out for are a swelling of the temporal glands which secrete a sticky fluid down the side of their face. Dribbling can be observed from his penis onto his back legs associated with a powerful odour. Walking with a swaying gait they go in seek of female cows on heat. During this condition they show extreme signs of aggression towards other animals including humans. Try to avoid coming near them in this condition.