Rana

RanaBug Goes for a Swim

We were trying to get a video posted today, but my computer is misbehaving, and all of the video files are needing to be converted, so instead you get a sneak peek of what it will be. RanaBug decided to go for a swim. She was alone, but she certainly…...

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3 Ladies in the Rain

The other day all three ladies ended up together in the middle of a rainstorm. Many times a big downpour is just an excuse to get very silly. Play in the rain is rarely gentle, it involves head rubbing, butt scratching, and sometimes a little pushing and back leg kicks.…...

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Peaceful Day With the Ladies

Scott is in Cuiaba today, trying to make the bureaucratic process move faster for all of the elephants outside of Brazil. This means I get the girls, but also that I don’t have any computer time. But enough to share a photo of sweet Miss Rana at dinner. Storms all…...

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Three Ladies at the Mud Wallow

The other morning, our lovely ladies decided to spend some quality time together in the mud wallow. It was shortly after breakfast, all of them were nice and sleepy, and spent some time, side by side. There was touching between them, mostly between Maia and Rana, but all gentle and…...

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Finding Rana

Here is a video Scott took this morning when it was time to find Rana for breakfast. She has been staying out all night and exploring both bigger yards. Compared to when Maia and Guida first were given access to the larger space, Rana is exploring more areas at a…...

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National Geographic (Brazil): Rana’s Rescue

We are sharing the Brazilian National Geographic piece that was written on Rana’s rescue. Many people had asked about it, so here it is. We’ll put a rough translation below. But for those who don’t want to read, if you click on the photos in the link above, it will…...

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