tapirs

An Introduction To One Of the Sanctuary Tapirs

We wanted to introduce you to one of the tapirs (antas) that came as a rehab/release, but will be a permanent resident of sanctuary. After her arrival it was quickly evident that she was blind- so this will be her home....

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Tapir Foot Prints And Rainbows

Sanctuary, where life hands your tapir foot prints and rainbows in the middle of the night… When people dream of sanctuary and just how fabulous it would be to support the rejuvenation of life, rarely would foot prints and rainbows would come to mind. In truth rarely would most of…...

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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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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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