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Maia & Guida and Their Palms

  Though there are videos of the girls playing, swimming and socializing, a big part of sanctuary is this. Simply elephants being elephants. This may not be exciting to some, but we find it mesmerizing to watch them relax, eat and graze. Palms can be found throughout the property, but…...

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Three Lovely Ladies Hanging Out Together

Our three lovely ladies hanging out together. Guida up front, Rana on the right, Maia on the left. When the girls were heading out towards the pond, Rana was in the lead. She noticed this and got wide-eyes, looking around with a combination of excitement and also as if to…...

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Remembering How Far They Have Come!

  We have many new followers recently who have been asking about Maia and Guida’s history. For ThrowBackThursday we figured we would share their two-year re-birthday video from October of 2018. It shows a tiny snippet of their past but also gives a visual reference to the physical and emotional…...

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Some Footwork for Maia

Today was another Guida and Rana morning. After no one showed up at the barn all day yesterday, Guida and Rana arrived together early today. The two were nice and calm, no nudges.  Maia showed up about half an hour later, so we took advantage and did some footwork with…...

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Guida and Rana Grazing Together

  The rarely photographed Guida (left) and Rana (right) spending time together, lazily grazing, by the pond. We understand that people like seeing the girls together, but we’re still trying to find the balance of leaving them be, so they continue to enjoy their time together or getting closer and…...

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Our Two Pink Ladies

It is our two pink ladies, Maia is on the left, Rana is on the right. To be fair, Maia was a little cleaner that Rana, so she’s a touch pinker. They end up being about the same shade when both are equally as clean. This morning, Rana was taking…...

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