Rana

Sunday Smile: Elephants All in a Row

For this week’s Sunday Smile, we thought you’d enjoy seeing how the Powerpuff Girls occasionally greet us in the morning. It’s a simple and lovely way to start the day....

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Nicole and Shirlei Hear a Curious Noise

This week, as caregiver Shirlei and visiting caregiver Nicole were preparing breakfast for the elephants, they started hearing what they described as roaring from the elephants. In Nicole’s experience, that sort of sound likely meant that something was going awry between one or more elephants. Shirlei also seemed concerned because…...

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Five Girls at Weigh-Ins

Since it was time for weigh-ins, we took advantage of the elephants moving between Yards 4 and 5 to bring them into the barn where the scale is. The Powerpuff Girls were the first three through the chute, stopping on the scale momentarily, and then moving into the barn. They…...

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Can You Guess the Elephant?

Now that you’ve learned some tips and tricks on how to identify each elephant, we thought we’d give you a chance to test your newfound skills by guessing exactly who this lovely girl is. No hints from us! Give it your best shot....

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Maia Joins the Girls in Yard 4

Maia has been doing her usual wandering between Yards 4 and 5 – both spending time on her own and with the others. At one point, Bambi, Mara, Rana, and Guille were all in Yard 4 and so we decided to encourage Maia to shift over with the other elephants…...

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Rana Spends the Night in the Male Asian Yard

Recently, Rana was near the barn, so she got some soothing foot soaks. She gets them periodically because she has one nail that had issues when she arrived and can be problematic on occasion. Afterward, she almost immediately went to the gate that sits between Yard 1 and the male…...

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