Elephant Diary

The Life of a Sanctuary Elephant

Beautiful and smiley Rana. Hanging out at the far southern corner of the habitat. First, she took a nice little mud bath, then got a drink, and then seemed like she was considering a nap. The life of a sanctuary elephant. 😉 We found ourselves joking today that there isn’t…...

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What Goes On Behind the Scenes of Ramba’s Rescue

We want to keep you informed about some of what goes on behind the scenes with Ramba’s rescue.  Don’t worry, we will keep posting about our other two lovely ladies as well. There are always a lot of questions and many unknowns involved in elephant rescues, so we will try…...

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Be Part of Giving Ramba a New Life

It’s the lady of the hour, grandma Ramba   Her page →   Ramba is getting to enjoy a day outside in weather unusually lovely for this time of year. Why is that such a big deal? Ramba doesn’t do great it in the cold (it’s winter in Chile). To keep warm,…...

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RAMBA IS COMING HOME!!

Ramba’s CITES import permit was approved and we are scheduled to bring her to sanctuary on October 9th!! There is a lot that needs to be done and funds that need to be raised to get her here, you can go to her webpage and donate. You will also find…...

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Maia Is Loving Their New Mud Wallow

Someone is loving their new mud wallow. Maia will put on as much mud as will stay on.   And then some. This photo was taken in one of those moments where she was being silly. Karissa and Shirlei actually contemplated coating themselves in some mud, on the other side of…...

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Rana Bug Is a Bit of Joy

This little Rana Bug is a bit of joy in an elephant body. There’s something about her that just brings a smile to your face. She continues to provide Maia with loving support while maintaining her light and silly side. With her, it’s the little things that make you laugh.…...

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