Mara

Sanctuary4Mara Fundraiser Begins Now! Support Her Rescue Team!

We are officially launching our #Sanctuary4Mara Fundraiser! DONATE HERE! As most of you know by now, the lovely, infinitely cute, heart-stealer Mara is our next rescue! She is currently undergoing her 30-day quarantine at the Buenos Aires EcoParque and her rescue will be occurring in late March/early April. She will…...

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Stellar and Brave Mara!

Today is Scott’s last day at the Buenos Aires EcoParque before returning to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil tomorrow. This was a brief trip to Argentina to help Mara begin to acclimate to her transport crate and begin her 30-day quarantine period, which is required prior to international transport. Mara is believed…...

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Scott is With Mara in Buenos Aires

Scott is currently in Buenos Aires ensuring that Mara’s transport crate is set up properly. Her relocation to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil is expected to occur in late March or early April. She still must undergo a 30-day quarantine prior to her international transport.  The EcoParque requested her transport crate be…...

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The News on Mara You Have Been Waiting For!!

Update on Mara’s permit status: APPROVED!!!!!!!!!! While her paperwork is approved, she still needs to undergo her 30-day quarantine period, as required by law. Scott will be traveling to Buenos Aires next week to spend a few days at the EcoParque. He will be working closely with Mara’s team of…...

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Update on Mara’s Rescue Timeframe

As announced in December, Mara from the Buenos Aries Ecoparque will be coming to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil.  Initially, both our team and the team at the Buenos Aries Ecoparque hoped she would be arriving late January/ early February. As it’s already February, we know an update is overdue… Unfortunately, the…...

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Celebrating Another Lucky Elephant: Mara!

The rumors are true, there is another elephant coming to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil, but it’s not who you think. We would like to introduce you to Mara. She will be the next female Asian elephant to come to ESB. She is a little butterball of an elephant who we absolutely…...

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