Maia

A Visit From ElephantVoices

For the next two days we have Dr. Joyce Poole, Petter Granli and Selengei Poole of ElephantVoices here for a visit. And what do you do when you have guests that spend their time surrounded by African elephants? You go and silently watch our two lovely Asian elephants Maia and Guida. Petter…...

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Maia Monkey’s Splash and Play Session

Maia decided instead of floating she was in the mood to splash and play. Instead of Maia the pond blob, you get Maia Monkey. It seems floating is for early mornings when she is still tired from the night before, while afternoon swims are good for playing....

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Meet Wall-E; Our New Drone

We would like to introduce you to Wall-E, he is our new drone. He was a gift from a loving supporter. The drone is great for security, and of course it allows us to get footage of the girls from different vantage points without driving out and disturbing them. It…...

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A full pond, a cheeky grin and fuzzy hair. Life is good for Miss Maia.

Here is beautiful Miss Maia sporting her best cheeky grin, sparkling clean fuzzy hair and matching spots. You might be able to tell, her pond is a bit more full today and she is thoroughly enjoying herself. Many have asked if she had access to water in her past. During…...

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Maia the Pond Blob

The pond is only about a week old, and not full yet (although we got a big rain last night), but that isn’t stopping Maia from heading straight for it once she was done with her breakfast. The four wheeler arrived before Guida did and Scott was able to get…...

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Happy Pondside Morning

Turn up the volume!! Maia apparently raced out to the pond after breakfast this morning and beat us all there. When Guida caught up there was a little mini party. This is something we’ve seen in other elephants, even if they were just together a few minutes ago, it’s a…...

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