Lady

Sunday Smile: Everybody Shifts

Lady decided she wanted to move out of the male yard and back into the main habitat by the barn and Yard 5. That means all of the other girls needed to shift back into Yard 4 again. The elephants seem to be on the same page when it’s time…...

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Lady’s Comforting Massages

Because of Lady’s prior life on circus, time on inappropriate substrates, and ongoing foot ailments, she has always been stiff in her ankle and shoulder, primarily on her left side. In fact, when she arrived at sanctuary, her ankle was so swollen that there was no definition to it: her…...

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Lady Rumbles to Rana

Lady recently decided that she wanted to spend time in the male Asian yard, and soon Rana let us know she was also interested in the area. Rana had received her treatment in the morning and, after it was complete, she went right over to the alleyway where the gate…...

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Lady Splashes in the Mud Wallow

If there’s one thing we know, it’s that Lady knows how to make the most of a mud puddle. We were on our way to bring her dinner and she passed by this mud wallow, deciding to splash around and take a joyous bath before she ate. Because things here…...

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Lady’s Relaxed Foot Trimming

We’ve been getting some nice, gentle vibes from Miss Lady over the past week or so. Her caregivers have been working on trimming her feet almost daily. There are times when she doesn’t want to have that type of footwork done and, if that’s the case, she’s normally so good…...

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Lady’s Not Ready For Treatment

We often get asked if the elephants just know when and where to come for treatments, and the truth of the matter is that, for all of the food and encouragement we give them, they are the ones who decide if and when they are ready for check-ups. ...

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