#sundaysmile

Sunday Smile: Mara’s Squishy Mud Face

Everyone has their favorite ways to celebrate relaxing rainy days. Some humans might be tempted to nap or curl up with a good book. Not so at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. Here, rainy days are for diving into mud, sometimes face first. Here, Mara is taking advantage of all of the…...

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Contented Swinging Elephant Tails

For this week’s Sunday Smile, we have a simple moment of contentment with Rana and Mara. Sometimes the best part of your day is spending quiet time with one of your dearest friends. The swinging tails are a true sign of ease and being comfortable in their space. Wishing you…...

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Sunday Smile: Strong Friendships

As we’ve mentioned, new elephant arrivals can cause relationships to shift, and that will always be the case when welcoming new additions. Even though things inevitably evolve, deep, long-lasting friendships can continue to grow and thrive amid change. Mara and Bambi have a close bond, and Rana has a special…...

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Sunday Smile: Bambi’s Inquisitive Greeting

It’s Sunday snack time for Bambi, and Scott stopped by with some treats for everyone. This video shows her smelling to check things out as she walks toward the waiting food. Only the best for our sanctuary ladies on this fine afternoon! Feel free to join Bambi for a relaxing…...

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Sunday Smile: Sunset Meal

Some evenings, there’s nothing better than enjoying a nice dinner with some of your closest friends. As the sun sets, Pocha and Rana relax, while Guillermina, Maia, and Mara snack along the fence line. We hope your evening is just as lovely....

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Sunday Smile: Lady’s Lovely and Useful Greenery

This Sunday Smile is all about sweet Lady, who is known for her love of fresh, green grass. She will wander into the deepest parts of each yard in search of the perfect bite. Trunkfuls of grass are also useful tools, as Lady is using it here to swat some…...

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