Elephant Diary

Maia’s Elephant Baby Steps

Maia continues to move even closer to Bambi, Mara, and Rana as the days go by. Over the past couple of months we have seen a general trend of Maia becoming more curious and gaining confidence around the others. ...

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Lady Enjoys a Cool Bath On a Warm Day

It’s no secret that Lady loves mud and water. She likes to squish her feet in the soft mud and splash herself to keep cool. As Lady headed out to one of her favorite spots in Yard 5 recently, Kat was watching to see if she would stop to bathe…...

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Relationships Are Always Shifting, Always Growing

In one of our recent posts, we highlighted some of the different dynamics that had emerged among Bambi, Mara, and Rana. At that time, Rana had taken more of a leadership role within the group for some reason, likely to re-introduce some structure, but that doesn’t mean that Rana wants…...

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Mara, Bambi, and Rana Enjoy a Cool Bath

The installation of our new well required some testing to make sure everything is functioning as it should. During the test, the inspectors needed to run the well pump for four hours, and we certainly didn’t want to waste water if it wasn’t necessary. So we asked the crew if…...

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Sunday Smile: Bathing Beauties

Here’s a little bit of a fun “oopsie” from Scott. Bambi (left) and Mara (right) were getting a little bath and drinks from the hose, which they love. He tried to take a photo of the water spray and got their rear ends instead. We hope it makes you laugh…...

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Rana: The Leader of the Pack

While we’re not entirely sure why, it seems that Rana has stepped up into a leadership role within the group of three: Bambi, Mara, and Rana. Rana has a soft energy most of the time, and tends to be comfortable being the last elephant as they travel from place to…...

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