Mara

Bambi, Mara, and Rana Have a Morning Bath

On an early morning trip through the sanctuary, Scott caught these three ladies already in the pond. He remembers being surprised they were interested in swimming, since it had rained the night before. But all three had been fully submerged and appeared content to start their day. You can hear…...

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Scott with Rana, Bambi, and Mara on Giving Tuesday

In this video, Scott spends some time with Rana, Bambi, and Mara, as they stand along the fence after dinner. Rana was especially interested in making an appearance on camera. Scott talked about how the elephants are doing, shared some of our goals for expansion, gave the ladies some watermelon…...

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More Rain Means More Mud – Which Means Happy Elephants

As the rainstorms become more frequent, the elephants are taking full advantage of the mud that comes along with it. During a recent visit to Yard 4, Scott was near the trough and saw Bambi, Mara, and Rana all either emerging from the pond or still splashing around in it.…...

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Time To Pick Your Team! Giving Tuesday Is Almost Here!

  Ready to pick a team? For those who are going to set up their own Giving Tuesday personal fundraiser, to be an elephant ambassador and get friends and family to join in on the fun, we are sharing the link for our fundraising page: https://secure.qgiv.com/event/roomtoroam/ This will give you…...

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Bambi Braves the Creek, But Mara Calls

The rainy season hasn’t brought us quite as much rain as past years so far – though we just had a massive storm roll through, which is a wonderful sign. Wetter weather means greener grasses and more branches and vines and all of the things that are delicious to elephants. ...

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Rana Bursts Through the Bushes, All Smiles

One evening this week, Mara and Bambi were at the west end of Middle Road around dinnertime. Scott decided to lead them back out into a more open space by driving the 4-wheeler down near the pequi tree. We have several of them on the property, but the girls enjoy…...

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