Guillermina

Guillermina Doesn’t Want to Cross the Creek

When Maia and Bambi went across the creek in Yard 5, Scott tried to encourage Guillermina to join them for the afternoon. For some reason, she gets nervous and is not interested in heading to the other side of the creek. We’re not sure why she’s so hesitant, but it…...

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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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Bambi Misses Her Friends

A few days ago, the five girls – Maia, Mara, Bambi, Rana, and Guillermina – shifted from Yard 5 into Yard 4. Rana and Mara stuck together and stayed close to the fence separating the two yards, while Bambi and Guillermina moved deeper into Yard 4. ...

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Sunday Smile: A Hay Party

This week, Bambi got a little extra hay to help build up her stamina after she laid down and had trouble getting back up. The Sunday Smile shows exactly what happened after Bambi was given her additional snacks. She ate several good bites, but Guillermina promptly shared in the bounty…...

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The “Powerpuff Girls” Stick Together

This week, five elephants – Maia, Mara, Bambi, Rana, and Guillermina – were in Yard 4 when they got their breakfast. For some time, the whole group of them stayed together near the creek. Eventually, Maia walked away to graze by herself, leaving the other four girls to go about…...

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Valentine’s Day Treats From You to the Girls

A couple of weeks ago, you provided gifts in honor of the elephants here at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. Edible markers arrived from the US, and our staff has now had the opportunity to write on and provide the donated produce, adding all of your sweet messages to the extra fruits…...

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