Elephant Diary

Itchy Scratchy Rana

All is well here, just super busy. Today was a quiet sleepy day for the girls, but we discovered a couple of videos that somehow slipped through the cracks. Here is cute Miss Rana Bug getting a good scratch on. January 10, 2019   RELATED LINK Rana’s Rescue Page →...

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Guida’s Lovely Left Eye

Love this photo! Scott was playing with Guida with the hose this morning. Many times they just want to drink or bathe, but other times they want to play. During this moment he was trying to remain...

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Happy Maia Face

This is super light, happy Maia face. It’s the one that melts our hearts. Many people love the super silly and playful Maia, which we do as well, but because of how she was when she was with the circus, this face, body language and overall being is an enormous…...

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Miss Maia Lost in the Green

Miss Maia getting lost in the green. One of the nicest things about the habitat at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil is that there are many trees and shaded areas dispersed throughout the pastures. This means the girls can graze during the hottest part of the day with shade and a temperature…...

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Guida’s Crown of Palms

Guida gave herself a crown of palms yesterday morning. Her and Maia were inside for breakfast and whether it’s due to bugs, to ensure she can save it for later without Maia eating it, (she has her own) or because she felt like adorning herself, Guida managed to get it…...

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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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