Rana

Sadness with Moments of Lightness

As I look at Maia I think that never before have I so clearly understood not wanting to feel alone, but at the same time, not wanting company. She’s such a good girl, and we’re so proud that she is processing how she needs. She continues to walk the line…...

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More Time Together

Today Maia and Rana spent some more time together. At this point, it’s still brief moments, but the respect Rana is showing Maia is incredibly endearing. The girls had gone their separate ways this morning, but after a bit, Maia came over to where Rana was. It’s a tree in…...

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How Meaningful Their Relationship Was

Maia is doing ok considering she just said her last good-bye to her best friend yesterday. Her mood is somewhat what you would expect, but better than we hoped. In her past, before coming to the sanctuary, Maia’s response to any strong emotion was anger. Her lashing out was a…...

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A Very Long Day

It has been a very long day, and I’m sorry if this comes out as a ramble, but we wanted to write a quick note. This morning Maia was still near Guida’s body, the area showed that she has been walking all around her at different points. There was also…...

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And Then There Were Three

  Sometimes when you are feeding the girls, you will already have both Maia and Guida in your sights, but then up pops Rana. This was one of those nights. Maia and Guida were being fed out by the pond when we noticed Rana show up as well. The first…...

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Karissa Is Back!

Sweet and soft Rana Bug, photo courtesy of Karissa. Karissa is back to help out with the ladies and love on Alma (she has a soft spot for her.) This means all of the ladies get some extra love and attention and will work on different aspects of their training.…...

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