Bambi

Bambi is Surprised by Maia

After her trip across the creek, Bambi headed to the back of Yard 5 for breakfast and morning medical treatment. Maia stayed across the creek for a while before eventually following Bambi to the spot where she was getting evaluated. Maia stayed in the background, which was slightly odd; when…...

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Bambi Crossed the Creek

Bambi has been a little bit watchful for a couple of days, putting some distance between herself and Rana and Mara. At dinner she had moved into Yard 5, by Creeky Alley, so Scott closed up between Yards 4 and 5 to make sure Bambi could fully relax and rest.…...

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Update on Bambi’s Vision

As you may remember, Bambi has an old cataract in her left eye and appears to be getting one in her right eye as well. Both eyes get drops and are monitored as part of her morning treatment process. But, there are some small things happening that seem to suggest…...

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Relationships Continue to Evolve

We’ve written recently about the ongoing relationship shifts that are emerging between Bambi and Mara. Because there seems to be some underlying tension between the two, Bambi has been spending more and more time with Maia and Guillermina. Some days it seems as though Mara opens the door a little…...

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Guillermina and Maia Visit Bambi During Treatment

After breakfast, Scott was performing Bambi’s treatments at the annex and, as often occurs, Guillermina decided to come over to watch. She was being very respectful and not trying to insert herself into the treatment process, as she has occasionally done in the past; she gets reward treats when she’s…...

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Muddy Bambi in the Morning

We mentioned last week that Rana, Mara, Bambi, Guillermina, and Maia have been spending their pre-breakfast mornings by the pond. But whether it’s from the pond, the mud wallows, or the water troughs, elephants love to make mud and slather it on. The temperatures have been higher than normal for…...

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