Female Asian Barn

Scott and Lady in the Rain

The rainy season hasn’t been as intense this year as in previous years, which means that sometimes there are longer breaks between showers than we would expect. But, as you know, rain makes for happy elephants. Here, Scott takes a few moments to enjoy the refreshing weather with Lady, who…...

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Bambi Walks Away From Mara

Recently at breakfast, Mara, Rana, Bambi, and Guillermina were in the same general area, while Maia was getting her meal on the other side of the yard. After the group of four had finished, it was time for medical treatments on the elephants who regularly need them. Scott was giving…...

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Sunday Smile: Bambi’s Snack

Has anyone ever taken a picture of you while you were eating? It’s not always the most flattering way to be photographed. This Sunday Smile shows Bambi mid-chew as she enjoys a melon. While we may not always look our best when caught unawares, Bambi looks just as charming as…...

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Lady in the Tall Grass

Now that the rainy season has allowed our crew to construct more fencing, we have finished building out the second yard in the male Asian habitat. Lady has had access to it this week and the grass is stunning. Our resident greenery connoisseur has literally been up to her head…...

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The “Powerpuff Girls” are Together Again

Earlier this week we noted that, while spending time with Guillermina, Bambi appeared to miss Rana and Mara, calling to them repeatedly. But the two elephants did not seem to be in a hurry to find Bambi, taking plenty of time to make their way back to her. In fact,…...

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How is Lady’s Health?

As you likely know, Lady has been experiencing some difficulties with inflammation in her legs and feet, due to her chronic osteomyelitis. Currently, the swelling has gone down a little in her left front leg, but her right front leg is now more swollen. This sometimes happens with her feet…...

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