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Lady Almost Meets Ramba

This is a video I mentioned in another post where Lady approaches Ramba. Although Lady isn’t ready for an elephant friend, it doesn’t mean she’s not interested. Ramba was in the treatment chute getting a bath. For those that don’t know, her skin was very bad when she arrived and…...

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Licensing, Land Use and Kenya

Representatives from SEMA, the agricultural agency for the state of Mato Grosso, are visiting the Sanctuary today with media to document all the positive changes to the land that have occurred since elephants have come. That organization wears a lot of different hats, one of which is to issue the licenses…...

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Lady and Ramba In the Barn

Since you only got to see her feet this morning, here is Lady’s lovely face. This afternoon, when Lady came into the barn for treatment, Ramba was close so we let her come in the other stall. The gate was closed between the two stalls. As Ramba walked into her…...

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The Changes in Lady’s Feet After Just One Week at Sanctuary

Sorry, it’s not a cute elephant photo, but we wanted to show the almost immediate changes in Lady’s feet. This was what we mentioned in the post yesterday. At this point, we aren’t able to work on nail or pad trimming, Lady will require a lot of positive reinforcement training…...

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Maia in the Back of Yard 5

For those of you wondering how Maia is doing, she’s really good. She has been hanging out in a stunning area that her and Guida used to spend a lot of time in. In the video she is hunting for mangoes that had been thrown about the area earlier. She…...

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Thank You for Your Outpouring of Support for Kenya! ❤️

→ We are excited to announce we are almost halfway to our goal – we raised $56,235 for our Fences4Kenya campaign in under 36 hours!! If each person who already donated finds a friend to match their gift, we could reach our goal today. We are incredibly thankful for each…...

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