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The “Powerpuff Girls” are Together Again

Earlier this week we noted that, while spending time with Guillermina, Bambi appeared to miss Rana and Mara, calling to them repeatedly. But the two elephants did not seem to be in a hurry to find Bambi, taking plenty of time to make their way back to her. In fact,…...

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How is Lady’s Health?

As you likely know, Lady has been experiencing some difficulties with inflammation in her legs and feet, due to her chronic osteomyelitis. Currently, the swelling has gone down a little in her left front leg, but her right front leg is now more swollen. This sometimes happens with her feet…...

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Bambi Misses Her Friends

A few days ago, the five girls – Maia, Mara, Bambi, Rana, and Guillermina – shifted from Yard 5 into Yard 4. Rana and Mara stuck together and stayed close to the fence separating the two yards, while Bambi and Guillermina moved deeper into Yard 4. ...

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Sunday Smile: A Hay Party

This week, Bambi got a little extra hay to help build up her stamina after she laid down and had trouble getting back up. The Sunday Smile shows exactly what happened after Bambi was given her additional snacks. She ate several good bites, but Guillermina promptly shared in the bounty…...

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The “Powerpuff Girls” Stick Together

This week, five elephants – Maia, Mara, Bambi, Rana, and Guillermina – were in Yard 4 when they got their breakfast. For some time, the whole group of them stayed together near the creek. Eventually, Maia walked away to graze by herself, leaving the other four girls to go about…...

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EleFact Friday: AI and Conservation

It seems that Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a part of the current cultural moment. We are still learning what AI can do as a society – but what does it have to do with elephants? For this week’s EleFact, we’ll look at some new research that focuses on elephant conservation....

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