Blogs

Welcome to Global Sanctuary for Elephants!

Presently, there are more than 5000 elephants in captivity worldwide and only 120 of those live in sanctuaries. We want to shift the balance. Read how together we can make that change....

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Mendoza Zoo Elephants Destined for Sanctuary

In an unprecedented event, the Mendoza Zoo has signed a document agreeing to send their four elephants to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil....

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Night Filled with Chatter

Last night was the first night that Maia and Guida have spent together, off chains, in decades. Scott and I are sleeping at the barn right now so we can tell you, it was a night full of talking, talking, talking, talking....

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First Day Off Chains and in Nature

Earlier this morning we let the girls in with each other after having them separated for the night....

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Elephants, and Why to Honor Life is to Honor Death

This piece is not to try to convince or sway anyone’s judgment on the dying process, it is simply to share the infinite gifts I’ve learned from elephants as they take their last and most precious breath....

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Helping Elephants on The Big Payback

Please join us on May 3rd to help raise the final $36,000 needed to complete a home for Ramba, Maia, Guida and other elephants throughout South America....

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