Maia

Maia’s First Dip In Their New Pond

Scott dug the girls a pond just a couple of days ago and because of the rains, it is filling up fast. Yesterday it was just a big puddle but this morning it looked like this. It took a little while to be able to dig because you actually have…...

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Maia Zooming In For Dinner

We often joke about the difference in speed between Maia and Guida. Guida is often in mosey speed while Maia prefers zooming. Scott and I went out to feed together and shot this short video of Maia making her way on over to her dinner bucket. She is excited about…...

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Miss Maia grazing in the habitat

A couple of weeks into rainy season and things are already green, the blue skies are back and the girls are hunting for young grass shoots. The sun softens as well, casting a beautiful golden glow on everything in touches in the afternoon and early morning. Staff and elephants agree,…...

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More Beautiful by the Day

I don’t believe it’s just us, but we truly feel like both Maia and Guida become more beautiful by the day.  How they feel about themselves on the inside, is showing on the outside and can’t help but bring a smile. This is what sanctuary is all about: the miraculous…...

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Maia crosses over the creek

The tracks from today’s earlier post belong to Miss Maia. She crossed over the creek for the first time and scoped out the other side. Since the rainy season just started, the creek is dry, but the temperatures in the creek bed are still much cooler and now she knows…...

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Maia and Late Feed

For the first time since the girls have been settled in their new area, Maia didn’t care that we were out there for night feed last night. As we mentioned, if we happen to pass her by, she comes and gets us. She likes her evening snacks. Last night it…...

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