Pocha

Guille and Pocha Are Sleeping Outside Of the Barn

As with all steps in sanctuary life, we try to keep things on “elephant time,” and that includes introducing new things into each elephant’s life. For Pocha and Guillermina, that process has been more gradual than with some of the other elephants, but the progress has been steady. ...

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Guillermina Bumps Others

As we mentioned last week, Guillermina is still in the process of learning the best ways to live with other elephants. She has a very young and boisterous personality that, while often charming, can seem a little much for some. Still, the other elephants are doing their best to learn…...

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Pocha’s Responses to Guille’s Corrections

Many of you have asked how Pocha reacts when the other girls occasionally reprimand Guillermina. The truth is that Pocha does not react much at all; she doesn’t seem to be protective of Guille here at sanctuary. This could be because Guillermina was the dominant one in their relationship at…...

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Guillermina Splashing – A Little Bonus Video

A few days ago, we shared a video of Bambi watching Guillermina in the pond, almost looking over her as “the adult in the room.” Guille takes swims regularly these days and is learning to let loose and splash away. We thought you’d enjoy a little bonus footage of Guillermina…...

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Bambi Watches Over Guille In the Pond

At the end of most days, once the elephants have received their meals, Guillermina will check in with everybody – mostly being nosy and looking for extra food – but then get bored. She usually heads for the pond; the others aren’t particularly interested in an evening splash, so it…...

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A Relaxing Afternoon

Some afternoons, you just want to hang out with your friends and have a delicious meal. The Powerpuff Girls – Mara, Bambi, and Rana – are doing just that here. They’re enjoying a snack and lazing about in the sunshine. In the background, you can see Pocha and Guillermina (who…...

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