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Facebook Live – Scott and Ingo with Pocha and Guillermina

Here, Scott and Ingo spend some time with Pocha and Guillermina at the Mendoza Ecoparque. We are entering the home stretch for The Big Payback – and each of you have taken up the cause with great enthusiasm. There are just a few hours left to give and we have…...

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EleFact Friday: Meet Pocha and Guillermina

It’s been an exciting week here at GSE with the anticipation of Pocha and Guilliermina’s impending transport to sanctuary. For this week’s EleFACT Friday, we wanted to talk a little bit about these two ladies for those who may not be familiar with their stories, or for anyone who is…...

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Argentina Elephant Update and How You Can Help!

Many of you know that almost all elephant rescues have hurdles to overcome, and the Argentinian elephants have faced their fair share. We never know exactly what path an elephant transfer will take, and that requires us to be flexible and determined. Today, we are working to overcome an unexpected…...

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Mendoza Update: Pocha and Guillermina Await a Final Permit

We know that many of you are eagerly awaiting more news about Pocha and Guillermina and, while this is not a huge status update, we want to share with you what we know about the ongoing process and plans for relocation.  Things have been progressing well with the girls. As…...

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Mendoza Mail: Quarantine Progress and Steps Forward

With holidays, closures, and Covid, we haven’t had any significant updates from Mendoza to share although the staff at the ecoparque have continued to work with Pocha and Guillermina. But we are now able to share that things are moving forward with their relocation process once again. The team at…...

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It’s Not All Easy, But It’s Worth It For the Elephants

The journey to establishing Elephant Sanctuary Brazil hasn’t always been smooth, but we went into this experience with our eyes open and the knowledge that many roadblocks may lie ahead. Still, once we learned about the need for sanctuary in South America, we felt that, out of respect for the…...

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