Rana

Three Lovely Ladies at Breakfast

Three lovely ladies at breakfast. Guida is on the left, Maia in the middle, and Rana is hiding in the back right. We feed Maia and Guida closer since they’ll usually behave with each other’s food, but Rana a little further away, since they have no problem helping themselves to…...

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A Curious Shift of Late That’s Nice to See

We’ve noticed a curious shift of late. Although Guida hasn’t lost all of her demonstrative behavior towards Rana since being sick, the two are spending more alone time together. Maia has been going off a bit more on her own, and during those times, Guida seems to content to hang…...

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A Peaceful Meal At Day’s End

Maia (closer) and Guida, enjoying a peaceful meal at the end of the day. Yesterday all three ladies spent a fair bit of time together. When Scott drove up in the morning, Maia was napping with her head on Rana’s backside. They all slowly made their way out by the…...

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We Are Asking for Your Help on May 2nd

This May 2nd we are asking for your help in taking care of Rana, Maia, and Guida. GSE is participating in The Big Payback, a 24-hour online fundraiser.  This year we will be raising money to purchase much-needed fire prevention equipment that will help protect the girls and their home…...

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What Rana Has Overcome

  Rana was at the hotel for 6-8 years before coming to the sanctuary, and they were good to her there. Before that, she was a circus elephant and to get there, she was captured from the wild. We are unsure of when Rana suffered the injuries to her trunk,…...

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Almost Together

It’s not just hard to get all three ladies together in photos, it’s video as well. This morning the girls were nice and mellow, grazing their way deeper into the habitat. They were all very close, but one seemed out of camera shot at all times. As Maia and Rana…...

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