Mendoza4

Mendoza4 Kenya’s Habitat Update

  This is Kenya, many of you know her already as the lone African elephant at the Mendoza Zoo. We are in the process of building a habitat for African females (yes, species should be separated) so she can have a home at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. The second photo is…...

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Peaceful Day With the Ladies

Scott is in Cuiaba today, trying to make the bureaucratic process move faster for all of the elephants outside of Brazil. This means I get the girls, but also that I don’t have any computer time. But enough to share a photo of sweet Miss Rana at dinner. Storms all…...

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Mendoza Update

  MENDOZA UPDATE: CARE FROM START TO FINISH It has been a little while without a Mendoza update, but as everything with sanctuary, that doesn’t mean there isn’t anything going on behind the scenes.  One of the things we knew would have to happen before we could relocate any of…...

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The Stalls Are Going Up For Kenya!

The stalls are going up at Kenya’s future home! This week the panels that have been welded are being put up to form the interior stalls of the African barn. As the panels are being lifted, positioned and secured, more are being welded. Stalls going up means we will be…...

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A Purity To A Mother’s Love

We wish everyone a Happy Mother’s Day, whether you are a mom by genetics or by the support and love you provide. Be it to other humans or those with fur, feathers, fins or scales. There is a purity to a mother’s love that is unparalleled, it is about putting…...

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Mendoza4 Rescue Series: Enclosure Issues

This beautiful boy is Tamy, one of the Mendoza4. He is a tuskless male with small eyes and ears, quiet and a little withdrawn. You can learn more about him here but for now we’re going to continue talking about the rescue of all four Mendoza Zoo elephants. Our last post…...

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