Ramba’s Journey From Circus to Sanctuary

For those who may not know Ramba’s story, we will share a bit of it leading up to the fundraiser starting November 21st, for her rescue to sanctuary. https://www.crowdrise.com/global-sanctuary-for-elephants/ Ramba is one of the easiest elephants we’ve ever met, but her life has been anything but. She was a circus elephant…...

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Ramba’s 50-Year Wait is Almost Over!

Ramba’s 50-year wait for sanctuary and elephant companionship is almost over. Her days of trees being just out of reach will soon be a thing of the past. For those of you who have been waiting for this day, it’s time to come together and help bring her home. https://www.crowdrise.com/global-sanctuary-for-elephants/ At…...

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Guida is our independent, stubborn and strong girl.

It’s part of what we love about her. So when she didn’t feel like cooperating for footwork the other day, it didn’t come as a tremendous shock. She came over for it, but when we would ask for her foot, she wouldn’t fully put it up. It was obvious she…...

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Miss Maia grazing in the habitat

A couple of weeks into rainy season and things are already green, the blue skies are back and the girls are hunting for young grass shoots. The sun softens as well, casting a beautiful golden glow on everything in touches in the afternoon and early morning. Staff and elephants agree,…...

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Guida looking radiant

And lovely Guida, also looking incredibly radiant this week. This morning was a typical tropical rainy day. The temperatures cool down, it pours for a bit and then you would swear everything is more green when it stops. The girls enjoy this kind of weather. Maia had walked into the…...

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Mendoza4 Update: The Process of Giving Them Their Second Chance

This is Tamy, he is one of the four elephants that the Mendoza Zoo has agreed to send to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. As you may have already picked up on from past posts, I am absolutely in love with this tired boy. Although he is labeled a ‘killer’ and is…...

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