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We Have So Much to be Grateful For

In the northern hemisphere, it’s Fall, and, in North America, that means Thanksgiving, which is a day for gratitude and appreciation. Canada had theirs in October, but today is the day for the US to officially celebrate something we try to celebrate every day. As a sanctuary, we have so…...

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Day 4 Morning Update. Tomorrow She Will Be Home

Lady is doing very well this morning. Last night she got a good night’s rest and as soft and rumbly. They are stocked with fresh grass, compliments of the Brasilia Zoo, mango branches, compliments of the environmental police, and produce, compliments of the police chief. It seems everyone loves Lady. …...

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Back at the Sanctuary

For those wondering, everyone at the Sanctuary is still quite lovely (even Kat). Rana and Ramba continue to spend almost all of their time together. If Ramba walks too far away, Rana will bellow to try to call her back. Ramba doesn’t seem to know just yet that the bellows…...

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Day 3 An Early Start

The caravan left the hotel at around 4/4:30 local time. A few hours later, Scott briefly had reception and checked in – there’s not much to report, but having “no news” is the best news of all! Lady is still due to arrive at the sanctuary on Friday and all…...

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Day 2 Early Evening Update

As was expected, we have had very limited contact with Lady’s caravan today.  As is unexpected, the sanctuary is currently without power or their main internet, which means Kat is getting a quiet evening to (hopefully) relax. In terms of Scott’s team and Lady, we aren’t sure what their WiFi…...

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Day 2 On the Road with Lady

Lady is doing well, a little frustrated at times, but similar to what we already saw at the zoo. She’s eating well, drinking ok (common for the first 24 hours) and enjoyed napping during the stop last night. They did lift her straps once it got dark, since that is…...

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