Rana

A New Favorite Hangout Spot for Maia and Rana

Rana on the left and Maia on the right, at the mud wallow just east of the pond. Laughingly, this is one of the most challenging photos to get, although they are there together almost every day. If you go out there while they are together, one of them will…...

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The Individuality of the Elephants

At GSE we talk about the individuality of the elephants, they aren’t just elephants- they are Maia, Guida, Rana, Ramba and the list goes on. Although the depth of their differences is significant, you don’t have to look very far to see some of them are almost nothing alike. It’s…...

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The Life of a Sanctuary Elephant

Beautiful and smiley Rana. Hanging out at the far southern corner of the habitat. First, she took a nice little mud bath, then got a drink, and then seemed like she was considering a nap. The life of a sanctuary elephant. 😉 We found ourselves joking today that there isn’t…...

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Rana Is a Rockstar

Today the sweet and amazing Rana Bug put her foot in the foot soak bucket for the first time. 🎉 Before we move on, a touch of housekeeping since there is almost always one person who will ask or wonder…Rana is not in a ‘cage,’ she is in the exit chute…...

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Thank You to Everyone Who Has Already Given Towards Ramba’s Rescue

Thank you to everyone who has already given towards and shared Ramba’s ongoing rescue fundraiser, to bring her to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil and join these two lovely ladies-Rana and Maia.  Visit Ramba’s page here to learn more and to donate → To update everyone on numbers, since announcing last week, you…...

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A Little Bit on Both Ramba and Rana

Rana will have her chance at being the welcoming committee for Ramba. First a little update, we are about halfway through the 10K donation match in our fundraiser to bring Ramba to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil.  Check it out! →  Woohoo!! Now back to Rana. Those who followed Rana’s arrival know…...

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