The Armenian Grand elephant will arrive at Tbilisi Zoo today. A female elephant named Malka is looking forward to his arrival. In preparation for the wedding the bride is even doing manicures and pedicures.
The bridegroom weighing 6 tones will arrive in Tbilisi in a special trailer accompanied by a delegation of employees of Yerevan and Tbilisi Zoos.
”Grant will stay in Georgia. In exchange, the Tbilisi Zoo will send a young elephant to Yerevan,” Press Secretary of the Zoo Mziya Sharashidze told Gruzia Online.
Today the Tbilisi Zoo will be closed to visitors connected with the arrival of a new inhabitant.
According to the Press Service of the Yerevan Zoo, Grand will not only marry, but will also undergo a surgery in Tbilisi. He has been suffering from tusk problems for eight years now.