Blogs

Facebook Live – Scott and Ingo with Pocha and Guillermina

Here, Scott and Ingo spend some time with Pocha and Guillermina at the Mendoza Ecoparque. We are entering the home stretch for The Big Payback – and each of you have taken up the cause with great enthusiasm. There are just a few hours left to give and we have…...

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The Big Payback Continues with ANOTHER EXCITING MATCH!

It’s a new day but The Big Payback is still in full swing! We are over halfway through the fundraiser and, so far, you’ve helped us raise over $50,000! In less than 17 hours, we have met our initial $30,000 match AND are still going strong. We’ve also won a…...

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The Big Payback Starts Today!

The Big Payback starts TODAY at 6pm CST! Set your clocks to count down until the kick-off time, because this 24-hour fundraiser is our biggest of the year. Last year, our fantastic supporters helped us win bonus prizes with their enthusiasm, early support, and ongoing donations. This year, we are…...

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Scott – Live Video From Mendoza

SURPRISE! Scott is coming to us live from Mendoza this morning as preparations are underway to begin the transport of Pocha and Guillermina to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil.  This is an exciting week for many reasons – we are thrilled that Scott is with the girls in Mendoza and that we…...

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Maia and Bambi Touch One Another

The elephants and their behavior showed us there has been some sort of tension between Maia and Bambi, but we’ve never been sure exactly why. No one has witnessed any direct aggression between the two, but Maia has seemed more insecure around Bambi than around any of the other elephants…...

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Lady Has a Refreshing Drink

Mara and Bambi can be charmingly demanding of getting drinks from the hose. While the other elephants are generally fine with using the water troughs, they also like a good watering from time to time.  Here, Lady is enjoying a special drink from the hose. Near the beginning of the…...

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