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Rana’s Rescue Day 2: Calm and Easy

  Nice start to the day this morning. Rana did not have access to the transport crate last night and as soon as Scott opened it up for her this morning, she stepped right in. Calm and easy, she went in and stayed to eat. While she was in there…...

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Goodnight From Rana’s Rescue Team

With each new rescue, in fact, with almost everything that we do with all things sanctuary, we plan for the worst and hope for the best. Today, started a little slow but with each new member of the extended team, truck drivers, crane operators, Rana’s care staff, along with the…...

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Rana’s Rescue Day 1: Her Crate

  The crane has arrived! Excavating was finished last night, to make the ground where the container would be placed, level. For this step, one of Rana’s caregivers kept her occupied while the electric fence was dismantled and rebuilt around the transport container. As with everything else, Rana was a total…...

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Next Step of Rana’s Rescue!

  Next step of Rana’s rescue, the boys have arrived in Sergipe. Yes I said boys  Most of you know Scott (on the left) Daniel is the gentleman on the right, he is with the Elephant Sanctuary Brazil team. He is a biologist and has been involved with the project from…...

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Rana’s Empty Crate Is on Its Way!

This morning the transport truck came to pick up Rana’s empty crate. It was loaded and sent on its way. The drive there will take 3-5 days, depending upon how much the drivers choose to push...

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Maia’s Muddy Nap

Short but sweet and kept that way to not disturb the ladies. Maia is the napping elephant, Guida is standing guard. We put new dirt outside of the exit of one of the barn stalls, so Rana wouldn’t have to take such a big step (because of her ankle). It…...

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