The elephants at Berlin's  Tierpark zoo have been given a seasonal snacking treat in the form of Christmas trees.

The elephants at Berlin Zoo.
Elephants at Berlin Zoo.

The mammoth mammals have been snapped munching the fir trees in their snowy enclosures as temperatures in Berlin linger around -7ºC. While the trees – which were gifted by local suppliers – don't offer much in the way of nutritional value, the elephants enjoy chewing them and they add a bit of variety to their diet, which mostly consists of hay, grass and fruit. Read more: thelocal.de 

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