sanctuary life

Sunday Smile: It’s All Love At Sanctuary

It’s often said that dogs are excellent judges of character – and from what we know about Ingo, that seems to be the case with him as well. So, of course it makes sense that he would get on well with all of the animals (elephant and otherwise) here at…...

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Ingo On Sanctuary’s Joy and His Hopes For the Future

Time has flown by, and Ingo has now been at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil for about a month. While spending some time with Bambi, Mara, and Rana at snack time last week, Ingo expressed to Scott that he was struck by his feelings when observing the elephants at sanctuary – and…...

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National Justice For Animals Week 2022

As we all know, elephants are sentient beings who are intelligent, thoughtful, and smarter than most would imagine. They are capable of great love, great forgiveness, and great healing. Of course, they are also subject to mistreatment around the world, and often treated as attractions to be exploited or hunted…...

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Sunday Smile: Sharing Is Caring

Apparently finches and roosters can live harmoniously side-by-side. Here, a beautiful Saffron Finch hops around cheerfully, sharing food at the barn with Giba, one of the roosters here. Just another moment at sanctuary where animals come together and enjoy the simple pleasures of life....

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A Valentine’s Day Fundraiser and a Gift For You!

It’s Valentine’s Day: the time of year when you want to express your love and appreciation for those who have touched your heart. As a way to allow people to do that for the girls and treat them at the same time, we will be giving them extra-special snacks. You…...

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Bugsy’s Story and Animals Learning Proper Boundaries

Bugsy, one of our sanctuary dogs, came to us in the saddest of conditions. We found him on the side of the road and didn’t even know what kind of animal he was; his fur (or what was left of it) was in such a tragic state. We investigated and…...

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