Lady

Lady’s Rainy Season Feet

As the weather shifts each year from the dry season to the rainy season and then back to the dry season, our footwork on the elephants also shifts....

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Bambi is Smitten With Rana

We were leaving after feeding Lady dinner in the back of Yard 2 when we heard rumbles and trumpeting in the distance. We knew it could only be Bambi – nobody else sounds quite like her, and, due to her deep rumbles, they also seem to travel the furthest (at…...

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Maia and Her Beloved Grazing

Maia has settled into the area across the creek in Yard 5. As you can see in our recent photos, we are at the point in the rainy season where all the grass here is stunning, tall, and lush. Despite most captive elephants not having access to grazing for decades,…...

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Lady Moves Back to the Barn

After spending around a week in Yard 5, Lady decided to head back to the barn. As we’ve said before, she tends to go to the barn when she’s interested in more in-depth foot care. It was perfect timing for her to come back because Maia had begun eyeing Yard…...

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Lady ‘Shines Bright Like a Diamond’

Lady spent a few weeks near the barn, enjoying her jacuzzi foot soaks and extra attention. Eventually, we will build a second jacuzzi foot soak area in Yard 4. For now, that luxury is only available at the barn, and she has been taking advantage of the option daily. We…...

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Companions Rana and Bambi

Rana has been enjoying spending her days with Bambi in Yards 1 and 5, and in the evening she rejoins Mara and Maia in Yard 4. Rana and Bambi are very sweet with each other, and it’s nice to see the two bonding and spending more time together. When sharing…...

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