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The Serenity of Elephant Sanctuary Brazil

Photo from last week that captures the feeling of serenity that seems ever-present here at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. It’s easy to forget about the rest of the world when you are out in the habitat, surrounded by nothing but the sounds and smells of nature. What amuses us at points…...

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Almost Together

It’s not just hard to get all three ladies together in photos, it’s video as well. This morning the girls were nice and mellow, grazing their way deeper into the habitat. They were all very close, but one seemed out of camera shot at all times. As Maia and Rana…...

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A Day Close To Each Other

Not to be outdone (from Rana’s post yesterday), Guida decided to give herself a heavy coating of mud as well. Yesterday the girls spent a large portion of the day out by the pond again. From the house you could see Maia and Rana walking side by side, Rana leaning…...

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The Land of Many Rainbows

Elephant Sanctuary Brazil is definitely the land of many rainbows. Although it seemed impossible to take a photo of, just before this, the rainbow was actually a triple rainbow, one seemingly folded on top of the other. The rainbows often seem to fall in the same place, over the East…...

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Rana Bug: An Empathetic Elephant

Rana Bug showed her soft and concerned side this morning. One of our dogs, Minnie, makes a reverse sneeze noise from time to time. It’s nothing serious, and it generally lasts less than a minute. This morning she did it at the barn when Rana was already in the chute…...

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Rana’s Blaring Trumpet

  Volume up!! You’ve heard Rana’s deflated trumpet, now you get to hear her blaring trumpet. This was at breakfast, the barn is open, Maia and Guida just arrived, but Rana is still somewhere outside. As Scott chats with the girls (he’ll hate that I posted this video because of…...

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