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Bambi Joins Her Friends

This video was taken at a distance so that we wouldn’t interrupt the interaction between the elephants. You can see Mara on the far left and Rana next to her on the right. Guille is approaching them and there appears to be no tension between any of the elephants. However,…...

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Guillermina Gets Startled

This morning, Guillermina appeared a little bit “off” for some reason. She didn’t seem to be her exuberant self and was not calm and relaxed. It’s very possible that some tapirs or other animals came through the habitat during the night, which may have startled her and interrupted her sleep. ...

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Sunday Smile: Guille’s Wreath

Guillermina is well known for her love of hay hats. In general, she loves to cover her whole head and back with hay – making her a stylish lady of sanctuary. For this week’s Sunday Smile, Guille is showing some variety in her headwear. She found some branches to use…...

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Lady at Sunset

This video caught Lady enjoying some hay in Yard 5 with the sun setting behind her. Just after this, she took a walk and found some newly sprouted grass, which she generally prefers over hay at this time of year. Still, just after this video, she started covering her head…...

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EleFact Friday: We Want to Hear From You

Our EleFact Friday posts are a great way to share news, facts, and research from the elephant world with all of our supporters. We do our best to share what we find fascinating, but it’s equally as exciting when our supporters reach out to us about specific things they want…...

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Maia Joins “The Powerpuff Girls”

Mara, Rana, and Bambi were spending some quiet time together on a drizzly afternoon. They’d just had a mini-party because Bambi returned from playing with Guillermina that morning. But, by this point, they were in more of a serene mood. ...

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