sanctuary wildlife

Tapir Pool Party

When going out to take care of the tapirs and chickens at 5:30 AM, Scott heard a bit of a ruckus. He followed the noise to make sure everything was ok and found the two tapirs, Sheldon and Arya, splashing, swimming and play-fighting in their pond; a tapir pool party.…...

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Arya & Sheldon’s New Space

With everything that has been going on we forget to post on Arya & Sheldon’s new space and when we let these two tapirs into this larger yard as the next phase of their rehabilitation and release. The yard they are in now is the last step before being soft…...

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Frederick Pays A Visit

We received a few requests for a Frederick update and he just happened to grace us with his presence yesterday. If you blow up the photo, you can see his cheeky little smile. Frederick has access to the full 2800-acre property, he is not fenced into a yard and comes…...

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Little Tapir Arya And Her Next Step Of Release

Our strong little girl Arya has fought some tough battles since she first arrived here, but after a couple of months of stellar health and body condition, she is ready for her next step of release. Arya was brought to GSE for rehabilitation and release and was supposed to be…...

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The New African Elephant Barn is Horse Tested and Approved!

Frederick decided to test out the new African Elephant Care Center today. Scott showed me the picture and I asked who the pony was (there are real ponies at the top of the property) because it made Frederick look so tiny. As far as we know, he approves.  ...

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