Kenya

Elephant Fences Are Going Up!

Elephant fences are going up in the African habitat!! We had our first concrete delivery in African for the fence line, and it’s a beautiful sight. Kenya will hopefully be our first African lady to grace this habitat. The barn is already built, the fence lines plotted, and now the…...

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Mendoza4 Kenya’s Habitat Update

  This is Kenya, many of you know her already as the lone African elephant at the Mendoza Zoo. We are in the process of building a habitat for African females (yes, species should be separated) so she can have a home at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. The second photo is…...

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Construction Update on Kenya’s Barn

The last panel was put into the ground this morning. There is still a lot of work to be done, but getting up all of the ‘walls’ is substantial. For those who have purchase commemorative concrete, no worries, most of the pours are the bases and will be covered up,…...

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Mendoza Update

  MENDOZA UPDATE: CARE FROM START TO FINISH It has been a little while without a Mendoza update, but as everything with sanctuary, that doesn’t mean there isn’t anything going on behind the scenes.  One of the things we knew would have to happen before we could relocate any of…...

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The Stalls Are Going Up For Kenya!

The stalls are going up at Kenya’s future home! This week the panels that have been welded are being put up to form the interior stalls of the African barn. As the panels are being lifted, positioned and secured, more are being welded. Stalls going up means we will be…...

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Mendoza4 Rescue Series: 30-Day Quarantine

This beauty with the hay baret and one ear out is Kenya, one of the Mendoza4. In December we visited the zoo to spend some more time with them (this was our second visit) and try to come up with the steps that would need to be taken to get…...

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