Bambi

Sanctuary Memories: Meeting Bambi

As part of our ongoing Sanctuary Memories series, Scott talks about his first meeting with Bambi and how deeply she changed between the first time they saw one another and the second. That first meeting occurred in 2013, when Bambi was living at the Leme Zoo in Sao Paulo. Scott…...

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Sunday Smile: Bambi’s Inquisitive Greeting

It’s Sunday snack time for Bambi, and Scott stopped by with some treats for everyone. This video shows her smelling to check things out as she walks toward the waiting food. Only the best for our sanctuary ladies on this fine afternoon! Feel free to join Bambi for a relaxing…...

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Bambi and Maia’s Shifting Relationship

In the months leading up to the arrival of Pocha and Guillermina, Maia had been growing in comfort with Mara, Bambi, and Rana. Where she once chose to stay on the outskirts of the group, she displayed increased confidence and became more a part of their circle. She seemed particularly…...

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This Time Guille Doesn’t Pass

Not too long ago, we related a story of Guillermina and Maia “discussing” whether Guille should pass Maia, while on a walk. Eventually, Guillermina got her way and walked around Maia – but Guille isn’t always getting her way these days. It seems that perhaps she is taking lessons from…...

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Bambi Watches Over Guille In the Pond

At the end of most days, once the elephants have received their meals, Guillermina will check in with everybody – mostly being nosy and looking for extra food – but then get bored. She usually heads for the pond; the others aren’t particularly interested in an evening splash, so it…...

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Sunday Smile: Bambi In Her Happy Place

For today’s Sunday Smile, we wanted to share this photo of Bambi, who is not always one to take time to herself – but who is more comfortable being on her own these days more than ever. Surrounded by the lush greenery of the sanctuary, she seems to be making…...

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