Maia

Maia Joins Bambi at Treatment

This morning, Bambi had her foot treatments done along the fence in Yard 5. About halfway through treatment, Maia walked nearby. She was watching Bambi but being very respectful and giving Bambi the space she needed. (Maia also got a special treat for being so considerate during the entire encounter.)...

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Maia and Guillermina Get Silly

Maia and Guillermina have been in silly mode lately. But when you approach them to take a photo or video, they tend to stop right away. It’s almost as though their playtime is their little secret, and they want to keep it that way. ...

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Guillermina Waits on Maia

After breakfast, the caregivers were cleaning Yard 5, so the “Powerpuff Girls,” Maia, and Guillermina were all spending time in Yard 4. (Lady was in the male Asian yard.) All of a sudden, the caregivers heard the silly noises that Guille makes, so they knew that Guillermina must be close. ...

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Sunday Smile: Maia and Guille Bottoms

This week’s Sunday Smile is a video of Maia and Guillermina standing near one another. You can tell which elephant is Guille by her long, hairy tail. The moment takes place near sunset, for a very tranquil mood....

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Five Ladies Enjoy the Water Trough

In the afternoon, the caregivers were checking on the elephants and found Mara, Maia, Rana, and Bambi all at the water trough, having just participated in a bit of a splashing party. Everyone was thoroughly wet and seemingly in a great mood. Caregiver Tina had heard a number of small…...

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Maia Roams and Lady Grazes

Lady has been enjoying some time in Yard 4, as we have been allowing the elephants the opportunity to rotate in and out of different yards for some new scenery. Our plan was to shift her back into Yard 5, but Maia had a different idea....

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