Maia

Behind the Scenes

There is a lot that goes on at the Sanctuary “behind the scenes” to keeps the elephants happy. One of those regular occurrences is habitat maintenance. Even though the Asian Elephant Habitat is many acres, there are still a few spots where the girls spend a significant amount of time,…...

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This Morning at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil

We filmed this footage this morning with our drone, named Wall-E. We don’t use Wall-E every day, but when we do want an unobtrusive check-in with the girls, we are grateful to have it. There are a few areas (and elephants!) identified with captions in the video. We wanted to…...

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Lady With Some Pep in Her Step

This video is from yesterday. Lady had her own little party just before it was time for foot care. She was joyously trumpeting and kicking around in the bushes, but like many elephants, as soon as you turn on a camera, they stop. We decided to share the video anyway…...

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Treatments Out in Yard 4

It’s another cool day today, so the ladies are off wandering. Mara, Rana, and Maia are all in yard four, although Maia was hanging around closer to Lady this morning. Since Mara and Rana are out by the pond, we went to them to do the treatment on Rana’s eye.…...

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Lady, Rana, and Mara Sharing the Same Yard!

Today, Lady came back to the barn. Lady is the elephant that is further away and in the bushes at the beginning of the video. Mara and Rana are the two nearby elephants eating hay. Lady is in the same Yard as Mara and Rana! Lady is being absolutely exceptional.…...

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Interview With Scott (Rana, Mara, and Maia In the Background!)

For those missing your live feeds of the girls, here’s a short live interview with Scott and the girls in the background that was done Wednesday morning.  Maia even decides to photobomb. Scott talks about Mara, her past, and her adaptation, along with talking about the future of other elephants…...

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