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Sunday Smile: An Encouraging Slice of Watermelon

This week, we opened up the Asian male habitat to Lady so that she could explore and enjoy the luscious grass and trees growing throughout. Because it was a new place for her, we encouraged her to move into the fresh, green space with a slice of everyone’s favorite: watermelon.…...

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Guille Joins the Powerpuff Girls

As always, the relationships among the elephants here at sanctuary are evolving in interesting ways. This week, after Rana and Bambi had spent some time in the annex, they went out into Yard 4 where Guille was spending time. Rana, Bambi, and Mara all walked into the habitat and the…...

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Lady Explores the Male Asian Habitat

Lady is known for being an elephant of taste when it comes to grass and seeks out the youngest and greenest pastures. We’re in the middle of the rainy season, so there is plenty of untouched tall, green grass in the male Asian habitat and, since it will be empty…...

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Sunday Smile: The Powerpuff Girls Together

There’s something to be said for old friends. There’s a relaxed vibe that comes with longtime relationships that just can’t be found anywhere else. Of course, the world is full of new things and new individuals – all of which can be exciting and enriching. But, as (L to R)…...

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Who is Photobombing Scott?

We’ve described before how, no matter how hard you try to take photos or videos of the elephants, they often have ideas of their own that have nothing to do with you. Of course, that’s how it should be and that’s why we do our best to be judicious when…...

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Happy Valentine’s Day – And a Fundraiser!

Our gift to you, our supporters, on Valentine’s Day: A morning walk with Mara – off to graze near her herdmate Bambi. This video shows the simplicity of sanctuary life and the priceless, enriching emotional value of sharing your life with others, while also offering an up-close moment with Bambi…...

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