Rana

Rana Crosses the Creek

  Although Rana has been here for months and loves to explore, she had yet to cross over the creek. This isn’t something we were pushing. Aside from allowing elephants to figure out their new world at their own pace, we also hoped she would build up some muscle before…...

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Rana Is Progressing Nicely with Her Training

Rana is progressing at a very nice pace with the training needed to provide her with the proper care. Decades of circus life takes a toll on the body, and we need to be able to address any physical issues. Scott and Karissa are now working together with filing Rana’s…...

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Their Minefield of Snacks

We mentioned the other day that we were doing different things to try and keep Maia a little busier and engaged in the habitat. One of those is putting out different and new treats randomly throughout the yards. Funny thing with that is sometimes they don’t go anywhere near their…...

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Dry Season Has Arrived

Dry season has arrived, but the girls don’t seem to mind. There is still a lot of green growing, but the trails are very dusty. This makes for happy elephants who often make a pit stop to give themselves a good coating. Rana is doing great. She continues to be…...

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Time Together Playing and Splashing

Yesterday both Rana and Maia spent some time together playing and splashing in the big mud wallow. There are two ponds and a fresh stream in the habitat, but both girls also seem to like the smaller ‘puddles’ as well. The caregivers caught them in there the day before as…...

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Rana Bug’s Pretty Face

And since yesterday’s photo didn’t offer the most flattering view of Rana Bug, although her rump is plenty cute, here is a photo that allows you to see her soft, sweet side. That pretty face. ❤️ July 10, 2019   See More of Rana Bug Here →...

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