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True Lady Fashion

After her Saturday morning treatment, Lady headed away from the barn and into Yard 4. She spent the rest of the weekend hanging out in different areas throughout. There is evidence she spent time at the edge of the pond in 4 (yes, dung), but there are no signs she…...

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In Each Other’s Company Under a Shade Tree

Another quiet day at the Sanctuary, but here is a glimpse of what a “quiet day” looks like – Rana and Maia enjoying each other’s company under a shade tree. As you can see, even quiet days are magical. January 12, 2020   To Learn More About the Girls: Maia’s…...

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Lady’s Courage and Rana’s Patience

  Lady and Rana continue to spend time almost daily on opposite sides of the fence watching each other. Rana is usually very close to the fence and, while Lady is coming closer, she is still making sure she isn’t quite close enough to touch or be touched. Lady seems…...

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Rana’s Visit to Ramba’s Grave

Rana visited Ramba’s grave yesterday and stayed there for several hours. She was still at the grave site at dinner time, so we took the opportunity to visit with her. Rana was quiet and seemed more reverent than sad. She seemed to be in quiet reflection, as her face was…...

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The Difference 6 Weeks Makes!

Tomorrow marks six weeks since Lady arrived at Sanctuary, and we talk a lot about her and the changes that we’ve observed – changes in her eyes, in her confidence, in her spirit, but we know photos speak louder than words. Here is an image our team took a few…...

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Rana Update

Losing an elephant is always hard – it’s hard on the caregivers, the supporters, but, most of all, it’s hard on the elephants left behind. Many of you saw that firsthand, reading our updates on Maia after Guida passed. It’s worth remembering that Maia and Guida knew each other for…...

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