Rana

Rana’s Rescue Day 1: Her Crate

  The crane has arrived! Excavating was finished last night, to make the ground where the container would be placed, level. For this step, one of Rana’s caregivers kept her occupied while the electric fence was dismantled and rebuilt around the transport container. As with everything else, Rana was a total…...

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Next Step of Rana’s Rescue!

  Next step of Rana’s rescue, the boys have arrived in Sergipe. Yes I said boys  Most of you know Scott (on the left) Daniel is the gentleman on the right, he is with the Elephant Sanctuary Brazil team. He is a biologist and has been involved with the project from…...

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Rana’s Rescue: The Drive

Another question we have received about Rana’s rescue is how long will the drive take and do we let her out to stretch her legs. The drive should be between 4 & 5 days, (less time than the...

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We Will Be by Rana’s Side the Entire Trip

We have received this question about Rana’s rescue numerous times, so we figured we would do a post on it. The question is ‘Will you be accompanying Rana on her transport to sanctuary?’...

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A Friend’s Call

It’s stunning here even when the storms are rolling in. Earlier this day the girls could be heard having a trumpet fest. At first Laura heard big rumbles, but the girls were nowhere in sight (which tells you how loud the rumble is). This lately is Guida’s m.o., when she…...

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Rana’s Empty Crate Is on Its Way!

This morning the transport truck came to pick up Rana’s empty crate. It was loaded and sent on its way. The drive there will take 3-5 days, depending upon how much the drivers choose to push...

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