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Ramba: Alone And Waiting For Sanctuary

This is Ramba, she’s patient, gentle and easy as can be, but she is alone and still waiting for sanctuary. For those who don’t know her yet, she is an ex-cricus elephant who was confiscated about 6 years ago after a life of performance and abuse. She was initially supposed…...

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Fence Talk

This photo is one of those beautiful shots that wouldn’t always be used- why? Simply because there is a fence in the background. Some would like to believe that sanctuary is about giving elephants land and setting them ‘free’. The amusing part of that theory is that zoos see it as…...

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Excuse Us, Scott, But Might You Have A Snack For Us?

The girls have been silly, easy and light. Earlier today, after doing some work in the habitat, Scott drove back to the barn and passed Maia and Guida along the way. He stopped to say hi and they wondered if he had anything for them. They are always receptive to…...

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Looking Forward To 2018

What’s not to love about this photo of Guida.…she’s wearing a cheeky smile after tossing hay over her back, the lighting is lovely, the sky is a pretty blue with little fluffy clouds. One of our favorite things you have to look closely to even see. Just above where the hay…...

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Happy New Year from All of us at GSE!

Arriving at the end of 2017 we once again find ourselves saying, ‘where did the year go?’ As we are on a literal race against the clock, knowing that for elephants left waiting every day matters, it often feels that the days, weeks and months flash by. When we force…...

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$5000 Campaign Prize Awarded GSE!

Small but mighty- our dedicated supporters won last week’s challenge for Ramba and GSE!!! Competing against much larger organizations, you gave it your all and helped earn Ramba $5000 in prize money ($7500 total so far.) Thank you to everyone who took the time to create a team and for…...

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