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Our Thanks to All with Wishes for a Happy Holiday!

GSE is still a relatively new organization. It has only been just over a year since Maia and Guida arrived. But we have always considered ourselves a small but mighty nonprofit and our supporters are why. This week’s challenge on Ramba’s crowdfunding campaign is a prime example of this. Although…...

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Sanctuary: Paradise And Hope For Those Waiting

We are ridiculously spoiled here at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil right now. The sanctuary is a true paradise, alive with many tones of green, vibrant blue skies and little fluffy clouds. Not only pretty to look at, but the land offers Maia and Guida everything they need. Grass, vines and trees,…...

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Pouring Concrete and Pouring Rain

Scott wrote this the day before yesterday. Something so simple, but goes to show even with supplies and the best laid plans, sometimes mother nature is the one that determines the schedule....

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The Reality of What It Takes To Build a Sanctuary

People often ask how come things take so long. They want to know why elephants aren’t rescued already. It’s a valid question, which we understand- when elephants are waiting it always seems to take too long. But one of the biggest things people don’t seem to realize is that we…...

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Thank You To Everyone Who Is Donating to Ramba’s Fundraiser

Good morning from Brazil. I am back home and now able to get to work on moving things forward for all of the elephants waiting to come to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. Speaking of, we just hit over the $50,000 mark in Ramba’s fundraiser for her transport from the zoo in…...

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Holding On To Hope For Pelusa

In the interest of making sure we share all of Pelusa at her zoo in Argentina, we wanted to share a full body photo. It’s much easier to focus on their face and the emotion that is found there, but when we talk about having to assess her ability to…...

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