Elephant Diary

Touches Your Heart

There is something about a smiley, bright-eyed Maia that touches your heart in a way few other things can. It may be because of her dark past and how guarded and anxious she looked before her life at sanctuary. But photos like this will always cause us to pause, smile…...

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When You’ve Got an Itch…

When you’ve got an itch, sometimes you need help to scratch it. Sometimes Guida uses Maia to rub on after mud baths, but this day it was a perfectly shaped tree that helped her out. The little things in life. ❤️ October 26, 2018 RELATED LINK Guida’s Page →...

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Mud Glorious Mud

Mud glorious mud. With all of the rain that has come our way, not only is the first pond full and the streams flowing, but the girls are squirming and sliding in their favorite mud spots....

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A Lady Never Forgets The Sound…

This little lady is as perfect as they come. Maia had footwork done today on one of her back feet. It had been a while, because the need for it is greatly reduced with a healthy habitat. But Maia still needs close attention paid to her pads, which weren’t great…...

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Beginning of the Rainy Season

Very beginning of the rainy season and look how green things are already. Nature is absolutely amazing. Guida and her happy flaps are pretty special too.  October 15, 2018 RELATED LINK Guida’s Page →    ...

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Maia Is Relaxing While Guida Photobombs

When you try your hardest to get video, but someone else has other plans. Maia is relaxing by the tree, Guida is the one who wants a close up. October 14, 2018   RELATED LINK Maia’s Page →...

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