Rana

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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The “Powerpuff Girls” Stick Together

This week, five elephants – Maia, Mara, Bambi, Rana, and Guillermina – were in Yard 4 when they got their breakfast. For some time, the whole group of them stayed together near the creek. Eventually, Maia walked away to graze by herself, leaving the other four girls to go about…...

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Who is Sleeping Deep in Yard 4?

While Lady has been in the male Asian yards, the other elephants have been in Yard 4. There’s a spot across the creek in that yard that is gorgeous, but for some reason, the girls don’t go to that frequently. There is a type of red-tipped grass that grows there…...

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Maia, Mara, and Rana Together

We are seeing new configurations of elephants spending time together lately. Where once you would frequently see Bambi with only Rana and Mara, now she’s together with Guillermina and Maia more and more often. Maia has emerged as a solid member of the group of five, along with Bambi, Mara,…...

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Rana’s Relaxing Ear Flaps

Just after dinner, Rana and Mara were near the fence. Mara found some hay that had been left in the habitat for a snack, and Rana was standing calmly and occasionally grazing. This video captures something so calming and simple, yet also captivating. As you watch Rana’s ears move gracefully…...

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Relaxed “Powerpuff Girls”

If you are looking for a moment of peace amidst your busy day, enjoy this short video of Bambi, Mara, and Rana (l to r) as they gently dust and spend time together. When we say that elephants were near each other, it doesn’t always mean that they’re this close…...

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