Pelusa

Our Beautiful Lady Has Left Us

Just to very briefly share with everyone, Pelusa has been euthanized. She passed very quickly and quietly. We will write more soon, but it seemed wrong not to let everyone know our beautiful lady has left us. At least in body.  Thank you everyone for helping her to understand just…...

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Pelusa Update From Scott

Scott recorded a little update this morning. Two things to know, we are here to be supportive and to make recommendations, but ultimately all final decisions are that of the zoo. Please know all end of life options are being discuss....

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Pelusa: There Are No Major Changes At This Point

Pelusa is still lying down, this photo was taken a few weeks ago. There are no major changes at this point. This is a message that Scott sent to me in the wee hours of the morning. “On my way to Argentina to help Suz and the dedicated team of…...

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Pelusa Health Update

We wanted to share with you that upon arrival this morning, Pelusa’s caregivers found her lying down in a somewhat awkward position. They helped her to lie down on her side and become more comfortable. Pelusa hasn’t laid down in almost two years now, so this is not normal, but…...

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Pelusa Update From Suz

Pelusa update from Suz- “Something that I knew before coming to Argentina is that Pelusa’s health was bad; and was very cyclical – she has good days and bad days and I was strongly warned that it might take a toll on me emotionally. So, even when she has her…...

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We Had A Little Giggle This Morning

We had a little giggle about our lovely elephants this morning. The joke was that it seems Pelusa didn’t like all of the attention Ramba got for her wound, so she went and got one of her own. Before anyone even thinks about worrying, you can see the tiny little…...

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