Maia

Elephant Sanctuary Brazil Through The Eyes of Brazilian Journalist Carol Zerbato

Carol Zerbato is a Brazilian journalist who has dedicated her heart to helping animals. She visited the sanctuary last week and posted this to her personal FB page and her website. We will provide the English translation below. One of the reasons we are sharing it is the beauty of…...

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‘Happy Flappy’ Miss Guida

It’s our ‘happy flappy’ Miss Guida. She continues to be her vocal self in the mornings, calling Maia to come over with her big deep rumbles. Most of the time Maia is so excited that Guida is calling her over, since this is something that only really started since they…...

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African Barn Construction Can Begin!

So today while concrete was being poured to finish the bridge, Maia watched the workers and Bugsy watched Maia....

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Side By Side And Ready To Be Fed

While sometimes we find Maia and Guida deep within the habitat and in different areas, like the video from yesterday, other days they are side by side and ready to be fed. Sometimes people ask about the girls being apart, as if it is a bad thing. Them being comfortable…...

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Maia’s Squinty Smile

Someone asked yesterday for more information on Maia, they said they had seen a lot on Guida and were worried. I promised I would post a photo of her, so here she is. I did look back through our feed and Maia is all over the place, but her face…...

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Sleepy Girls

Some mornings the girls are really excited and other mornings they are like this. Although the beginning of the video looks like it is in slow motion, it’s not. Those are very slow ear flaps and slow trunk touches from two very tired ladies. And yes, the rumble at the…...

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