Bambi

Bambi Watches Mara and Rana

This video captures a moment when Bambi is being approached by Mara (front) and Rana (back). Both elephants headed toward Bambi seem to be learning about Bambi’s new boundaries, so they stop to acknowledge them and to allow Bambi to assess the situation. Bambi smells the air a bit, perhaps…...

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Maia and Bambi Cross the Creek

It was breakfast time and on the way to feed the elephants, we found Maia and Bambi across the creek in Yard 5, so they must have walked over during the evening. We know that Maia likes the back of Yard 5, but Bambi has been hesitant to explore that…...

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Sunday Smile: Maia and Bambi’s Sweet Moment

Maia and Bambi continue to strengthen their relationship and spend lots of time together. It seems that Bambi feels somewhat more confident when Maia is nearby, which is understandable considering that she’s a little insecure about her increasingly compromised vision. Bambi enjoys sharing dinnertime with Maia and Guillermina, though she’s…...

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All Five Girls at the Pond Fence

Scott managed to catch some video of all five elephants eating together along the pond fence. As he states in the video, they had just finished breakfast and were eating some hay treats. Everyone was calm and seemed mostly settled in the moment, though things are still changing on an…...

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Bambi and Mara Eat Close to One Another

Though Bambi and Mara are still somewhat unsettled around each other at the moment, it hasn’t stopped all of the elephants from having meals together. At breakfast, the girls lined up in order: Guillermina, Maia, Bambi, then Mara and Rana. Initially, Mara and Rana weren’t that close to the other…...

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All Along the Fence at Breakfast

When it was time for breakfast, all five elephants gathered along the fence line to receive their morning meals. As Scott says, it had been a while since that happened, so it was a lovely surprise to watch them all calmly eat standing side by side. From right to left,…...

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