Maia

The Strength and Majesty That is Guida

Sometimes it’s the silly we love, other times the vulnerability, but this is the strength and majesty that is Guida that makes it so you can’t help but respect who she is. Guida is an elephant that looks at you when she looks at you, almost to the point where…...

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Maia’s Cute Noise

Volume on!! All of the girls’ vocalizations are a joy to hear, but there are always favorites. The first noise Maia makes in this video is a rumble/roar combination that is simply fantastic. They just came into the barn, and like most elephants who have freedom of choice, they seem…...

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Cheeky Smiles and Bright Eyes

There are the cheeky smile and bright eyes we know and love. Miss Guida continues to be just fine, and life at the sanctuary has settled. Maia was all smiles across the creek last night in one of her favorite far away places. Rana spent the evening and all of…...

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Maia Kicking the Pail

Guida continues to do well. Physically she is all good, the only thing that isn’t ‘normal’ just yet is her attitude. She has been a bit pushy since feeling better, some of it related to the hourly small feedings and care she received while sick (she seemed to enjoy the…...

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Maia Happily Eating

Didn’t want anyone to worry, everything is fine, just busy. Here is a photo of Maia from this afternoon, happily eating her watermelon, one of her favorites, although she’s not known for being a picky girl when it comes to food. We do share one quality that way, she does…...

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Guida is Doing Very Well!

Guida update- It’s a quickie because it’s our hectic Fridays. Guida is doing very well, back to her ‘normal’ self. Her and Maia spent some time out by the pond, but she’s coming back by the barn, more often than normal, to see if she’s still getting all of her…...

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