Rana

Lady and Rana Watching One Another

Lady & Rana spent most of yesterday on opposite sides of the fence, watching one another. When they do this, they move around and graze, but are always aware of where the other is and what they are doing, while almost seeming to ignore each other. (Maia doesn’t have the…...

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Rana and Lady This Morning

This morning, after Lady’s treatment, she headed into Stall 2. Meanwhile, Rana was near the barn so we opened up Stall 1 for her while we prepped the chute for her treatment.  Rana, always excited for treats, headed immediately into Stall 1. Lady (still in Stall 2) seemed a little…...

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It Sounded Like An Elephant Noise, But…

This story begins like all good stories – with the announcement, everybody is okay. 😊 Kat & Scott live on sanctuary grounds at an overlook. With the location of their house and the way that sound travels out of the valleys, they can hear many sounds in the habitat. This was…...

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Rana and Maia Along the Fence

Rana and Maia’s relationship is continuing to deepen. They still aren’t together all the time, but when they are together, they are more at ease with each other. The two are frequently touching and seem relaxed and mellow when in each other’s company. It’s magical that they are finally “finding”…...

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Training, Treats and Curiosity at The Square

  Lady watched Rana’s treatment along the fence with fascination and rapture a few days ago. We treated Maia and Rana along the fence line again today – this time, we had a third person with us, so Kat did the treatment on Maia near the gate at the square…...

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Maia and Rana Eating Side by Side ❤️

It can be difficult at times to find the elephants when they are out in the habitat. They blend into their surroundings surprisingly well for such enormous creatures. Last night was one of those nights when the sun was setting and the clouds were just right, making their bodies the…...

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