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Maia and Mara’s First Touches

In the previous post, you saw Mara and Maia’s interaction from a distance. This video not only gives you a closer look but a chance to see their first touches. When watching, you can see that Maia actually takes a step back when both Mara and Rana noisily approach. For…...

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Mara, Maia, and Rana

Maia is on the left (by herself), Mara is in the middle, Rana is on the right. They have been interacting occasionally along the fence today, but Maia has still not shared space with Mara. Maia seemed a little sleepy, cranky, and disinterested this morning, so we decided it would…...

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Lady at the Pond

While Mara and Rana have been busy having an amazing time, Lady has been spending a lot of time by the Pond in Yard 4. We still haven’t seen her swimming yet, but we are seeing her go into the pond and having fun. She splashes around with her feet…...

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Opening Up the Gate for Mara and Rana

Our other catch up video from yesterday is when we opened the gate between Mara and Rana. This was about an hour after the first incidence of them touching through the fence. After that, they walked away a bit and took a short standing nap. When they woke, they got…...

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Mara and Rana’s First Touches

The video is from yesterday, but we had many many requests to see Mara and Rana’s first touches, and also when the gate was opened up between Rana and Mara. We will work on trying to get the other video done today as well. The videos are on the long…...

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Sunday Morning With Mara and Rana

Good morning. It’s a nice lazy, sleepy morning with Rana and Mara. After a night of chatter and touching the girls could use a nap.  😉 Everyone is doing well at Elephant Sanctuary Brazil and the plan is to let Maia into an adjoining yard later today. There will be a…...

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