rescue

Facebook Fundraiser for Rana Today!

The Facebook fundraising donation match → for Rana begins in 15 minutes. This sad lady, who has spent most of her life alone, has a chance at a life of sanctuary. Please give to help her get there....

Read more

Nov 27 Facebook Fundraiser for Rana

This is Rana, the elephant we are dedicating our Facebook fundraiser → on November 27th to rescue. During our visit, Rana often looked tired or closed down. She is very removed from the public and all of the other animals, spending a lot of time alone. The hotel cares for her, but…...

Read more

Rana’s Unknown Past and Her Injury

We talked a bit about Rana’s past being unknown, and this is one of the things we don’t have a lot of details about. Initially it was suggested that in the past Rana suffered from a broken leg, then suggested her injury is possibly from being chained for years in…...

Read more

Meet Rana: Our Next Resident!

We would like to introduce you to Rana (pronounced Ha-na). She is a lovely grandma that lives alone on the coast of Brazil and will be our next resident at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. Yay!! Congratulations!! Rana was a circus elephant for over four decades and then in a story somewhat…...

Read more

Guida and Maia’s Move In Video

This piece is in Portuguese, but it shows lots of video from the transport....

Read more

Maia & Guida’s Rescue Under Way!!

The girls are doing wonderfully & the plan is to leave Paraguaçu on Sunday. Fingers crossed....

Read more