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Sunday Smile: Maia’s Lazy Drink

For this week’s Sunday Smile, we’re showing you Maia’s laziest possible version of a bath. When you see an elephant’s trunk above the top bar of the fence it can mean lots of things; in this case it shows Maia being extra lethargic. She seems to be saying that her…...

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Sunday Smile: Maia’s Regal Ears

  We all love Maia’s fuzzy head, which is a great way to identify her. But her ears are also gorgeous and are the focus of this week’s Sunday Smile. Maia’s ears are spotted near the bottom, but you can’t always see the change in pigmentation when she’s a muddy…...

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Sunday Smile: Bambi’s Snack

Has anyone ever taken a picture of you while you were eating? It’s not always the most flattering way to be photographed. This Sunday Smile shows Bambi mid-chew as she enjoys a melon. While we may not always look our best when caught unawares, Bambi looks just as charming as…...

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Sunday Smile: A Hay Party

This week, Bambi got a little extra hay to help build up her stamina after she laid down and had trouble getting back up. The Sunday Smile shows exactly what happened after Bambi was given her additional snacks. She ate several good bites, but Guillermina promptly shared in the bounty…...

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Sunday Smile: A Quiet Moment With Mara

For this week’s Sunday Smile, we get a gentle peek at Mara, as she walks down an elephant-made pathway in the habitat. Her ears are out and she’s sniffing the air, perhaps thinking about which direction her friends might be staying or deciding where will be the best grassy area…...

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Sunday Smile: Guillermina Reaches for Food

We all know that Guillermina loves her snacks and will eat just about any time she has the opportunity. For this week’s Sunday Smile, you can see her standing in the creek reaching as far as she can for some hay that was placed on the bank. Her eyes are…...

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