Buffalo Zoo to celebrate an elephant’s birthday

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – It will be a special day for one elephant at the Buffalo Zoo. Jothi, a female Asian elephant will celebrate her 33rd birthday Wednesday morning.

To make the animals feel special, zookeepers feed them special treats and birthday presents. People visiting the Zoo can join the fun and watch the celebration happening at 10:30 A.M. at the Zoo on 300 Parkside Avenue in Buffalo.

Jothi arrived at the Buffalo Zoo in 1987 after working for six years in a logging camp in Madras, India.

News 4 has previously reported on Jothi’s treatment for a neurological disease.

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