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Tapir Foot Prints And Rainbows

Sanctuary, where life hands your tapir foot prints and rainbows in the middle of the night… When people dream of sanctuary and just how fabulous it would be to support the rejuvenation of life, rarely would foot prints and rainbows would come to mind. In truth rarely would most of…...

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Maia & Guida’s Incredible Presence

We’re starting to sound like a broken record when talking about how fantastic Maia and Guida look right now. Not only do they spend much more time together, but they have an incredible presence about them that is unmistakable. Brazilian media came out the other day to do a follow…...

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Flying to Argentina To Go See Pelusa

Update on Pelusa:  Thursday night, myself (Kat) and another caregiver will be flying out to the La Plata Zoo in Argentina, to go see Pelusa. I will only be staying for five days, but Suz will be staying for a couple of months to help care for Pelusa. We are…...

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A Moment for Pelusa

It’s that time again, a moment for Pelusa – to focus on her strength, health and her journey to sanctuary. To wish, hope, pray or envision a future where she is able to heal and feel nurturing support from other elephants. This time we are sharing a photo from Scott’s…...

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A Trio of Photos of Our Two Beauties

A Trio Of Photos Of Our Two Beauties (Both of the girls first) It’s funny how much more similar Maia and Guida look now, in this trio of photos, then when they first arrived. Still easy to tell them apart- Maia is on the left in the road, Guida in…...

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Tapir Pool Party

When going out to take care of the tapirs and chickens at 5:30 AM, Scott heard a bit of a ruckus. He followed the noise to make sure everything was ok and found the two tapirs, Sheldon and Arya, splashing, swimming and play-fighting in their pond; a tapir pool party.…...

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