Baby Elephant Finds a Footrest – on His Brother!

Marcus Becker/Landov

updated 09/12/2011 AT 2:00 PM ET

originally published 09/12/2011 AT 2:30 PM ET

Boys will be boys – even if they’re elephants!

Two young males had fun playing at Germany’s Wuppertal Zoo – well, at least one of them did. The little guy had his way with his brother, pinning him down and using his back as a footrest.

The youngsters, who were born in January, might be growing fast, but they’re not quite old enough to have unsupervised playtime. There were plenty of adults around to watch!

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