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The Amazon Fires Are Not Directly Affecting Us

News of the fires in the Amazon is starting to reach people around the world, which means messages from those concerned about the girls, us, and the other critters here at the sanctuary. As horrific as the fires are, they are not directly affecting our location. The closest, active, significant…...

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A New Favorite Hangout Spot for Maia and Rana

Rana on the left and Maia on the right, at the mud wallow just east of the pond. Laughingly, this is one of the most challenging photos to get, although they are there together almost every day. If you go out there while they are together, one of them will…...

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The Individuality of the Elephants

At GSE we talk about the individuality of the elephants, they aren’t just elephants- they are Maia, Guida, Rana, Ramba and the list goes on. Although the depth of their differences is significant, you don’t have to look very far to see some of them are almost nothing alike. It’s…...

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Thank You to Everyone Who Has Already Given Towards Ramba’s Rescue

Thank you to everyone who has already given towards and shared Ramba’s ongoing rescue fundraiser, to bring her to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil and join these two lovely ladies-Rana and Maia.  Visit Ramba’s page here to learn more and to donate → To update everyone on numbers, since announcing last week, you…...

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A Little Bit on Both Ramba and Rana

Rana will have her chance at being the welcoming committee for Ramba. First a little update, we are about halfway through the 10K donation match in our fundraiser to bring Ramba to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil.  Check it out! →  Woohoo!! Now back to Rana. Those who followed Rana’s arrival know…...

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Please Help Bring Ramba Home to Maia and Rana

Maia is continuing to do well and spending most of her time out and about. Right this second she is between the mud wallow by the pond, and lollipop tree, soaking up the end of the day sun. While we are thrilled for Ramba that her permits were approved, it…...

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