More Beautiful by the Day

I don’t believe it’s just us, but we truly feel like both Maia and Guida become more beautiful by the day.  How they feel about themselves on the inside, is showing on the outside and can’t help but bring a smile. This is what sanctuary is all about: the miraculous…...

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Maia crosses over the creek

The tracks from today’s earlier post belong to Miss Maia. She crossed over the creek for the first time and scoped out the other side. Since the rainy season just started, the creek is dry, but the temperatures in the creek bed are still much cooler and now she knows…...

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Into the evening with Miss Guida

This morning Guida was very quiet, she ate well and everything else seemed fine, so we decided to keep a close eye on her to make sure she was feeling ok. After a day of napping and grazing, she is back to her ‘normal’ self, good energy, bright eyes and…...

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More Steel Means More Fencing, Which Means More Elephants

Nope, not elephants, but it’s exciting nonetheless. Today we received two truckloads of steel. More steel means more fencing, which means, more elephants. This steel will be split between a 20-acre expansion for female Asians and the inside of the female African barn. ...

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Guida our dainty girl

This morning we started footwork again on both Maia and Guida. After their arrival, once they were accepting and understanding of footwork done through protected contact, we had a lot of work to do. But after all of the filing and cleaning up we could do, we needed to let…...

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Kenya Deserves An Opportunity to Heal

For those new to our page, this is Kenya. We are currently raising funds to finish construction of her habitat to rescue her and bring her home to sanctuary. https://globalelephants.kindful.com/ Kenya lives alone at the Mendoza Zoo, but they have agreed to send her to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. We just need to…...

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