Ramba update: June 2015

With winter just around the corner in Chile, Ramba’s care routine is starting to shift. She is starting to spend her nights in her barn, waiting until morning to come out and warm herself up in the afternoon sun. Ramba’s barn is small, so a hay cage was just installed…...

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Waking to the truth later can still bring great change

Written by Anonymous I wish I can tell you that one look at an elephant at a zoo made me want a better life for all elephants. It did not start out that way for me...

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The News You and Elephants Have Been Waiting For

We are extremely excited to be able to announce the property we hope will be the home of Elephant Sanctuary Brazil, with your help....

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What is it that makes sanctuary so healing for elephants? Guest Blog

Sanctuary is still captivity.  There are still fences and elephants being managed.  So what is the critical factor that allows the astonishing transformations we see?  Read Scott’s guest blog here....

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Ramba: Elephant Update April 2015

For those of you who love and care for Ramba, we figured we would give you a little update on how she is doing....

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What Brazil’s View on Captive Animals Means for Elephants and Sanctuary

Free Zé Colmeia! (“Free Yogi Bear”) Allegations of poor facilities in Rio Zoo (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) rekindle the old debate about whether to expose animals to the public or keep them isolated in sanctuaries....

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