Blogs

Mud Party With Rana and Mara

During dinner time, we recently found Rana in one of the elephant-made mud wallows acting super silly. Mara came up behind Rana but stayed to the side. Even though Mara wasn’t playing in the wallow, she clearly wanted to be involved as she was standing very near, squeaking and chatting…...

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Behind the Scenes: Photographing the Elephants

Everybody is enjoying a quiet sanctuary day today. It’s one of those eat, nap, and repeat days, so we wanted to share a “Behind The Scenes” photo of our lovely co-founder, Kat. This is what our team looks like taking pictures of the elephants in the habitat. Kat is taking…...

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Maia’s Favorite Things

The weather here is starting to return to its usual warm temperatures, so Maia has resumed her regular afternoon swims. She (as always) looks pleased to be in one of her favorite places doing one of her favorite things. Photo is of her getting out of the pond for dinner,…...

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There She Is!

Earlier this week, Maia, Mara, and Rana were in Yard 1 while Lady was in Yard 2. Kat and Scott headed up to their house to eat lunch. As they left, Maia tried to walk between Rana and Mara. Everyone got a little loud and silly, but it calmed down…...

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Moving in the Right Direction

We recently mentioned that it looks as if Lady’s front left foot was beginning to experience a blowout – which is when an internal abscess comes through the surface of the skin. Once we saw the symptoms begin, we changed her treatment regimen to focus on this issue instead of…...

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Training and Treatment With Our Inseparable Twosome

As we have mentioned previously, Rana has a papilloma near her eye (the white spot that is visible in photos). We treat it every other day with topical preparations and a medical cold laser. Since Rana and Mara are somewhat inseparable, we are using Rana’s every-other-day eye treatment as a…...

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