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Lady’s Happy Place

Lady seems to love the water. Whether it’s in a puddle, creek, pond, or with a water hose, a shift comes over her when she is playing in the water. She seems so much lighter than usual; her face is different, softer. This slow-motion video of her is charming to…...

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Let’s Talk Hairlines (Guess Which Elephant!)

[drumroll] the answers are: Maia on the left with the straight hairline, and Lady on the right with the dipsy doodle! Thank you so much for having a little fun with us!   All is well, and all is quiet, at the Sanctuary in Brazil which gives us time to…...

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Adorable Elephant Zombies

We’ve experienced quite a few torrential downpours the past few nights – and this is great! It’s the rainy season, so rain is beautiful and essential. Rainy nights make for lazy days. All the elephants are very active and playful all night when it rains, so, in the morning, we…...

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A Limited Edition Shirt to Honor Ramba

We are doing a limited edition Ramba shirt. Many of you have mentioned that we don’t have any Ramba shirts available through our online store. We had one in the works for all of the girls, but that stopped when she passed away. Instead, we decided to do a different…...

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Happily Eating Dinner Together

Last night, when Scott went to feed the girls, he found Lady and Maia near each other – Lady was in Yard 1, and Maia was in 5 along the adjacent fence line. Scott fed Lady first and set her food down somewhat close to the fence. As he did…...

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Fences4Kenya Construction Update!

We’ve officially had two loads of steel and one load of concrete delivered from our Fences4Kenya fundraiser!  As anyone who has ever built anything knows, no plans are final until the project is finished. We frequently talk about our holistic approach – and how we build with the elephants in…...

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