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Maia and Ramba Rubs

People have asked if Maia is around, and sometimes she is, and sometimes she’s not. All three elephants have access to the full habitat until night feed, so it’s their choice where they go when. This afternoon Maia and Ramba met up. Ramba is in the foreground, and Maia is…...

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Rana and Ramba Bath Time

Rana was already at the trough taking a bath, and Ramba decided to join her. You can see the increased comfort level as Ramba leans into Rana for a little elephant scratching. The girls did this for several minutes and seemed completely content with sharing their hose time.  Ramba is…...

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Building Confidence

This is somewhat of a continuation of the other video posted this morning. After Ramba walked away from Maia, she walked into the barn. Rana was already in that stall, the doors were open, and Ramba walked right in. As we have mentioned, we’re not trying to force things with…...

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Watch Maia Getting Closer to Ramba

Ramba was out by the pond this morning, but we walked her back to the barn to have her come inside and work a little bit with getting her more comfortable with examinations, touching, and treatment. All three girls met up by the barn. Maia is still separated from Rana…...

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Ramba and Her Itches

Today we gave Ramba and Rana access to one of the two big yards. Since she seems comfortable with Rana and was looking for bigger spaces, we decided it was a good time to open up. Ramba did great. Her and Rana both stopped for a drink and bath before…...

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Maia Touches Ramba

So….the video is in slow motion. The reason being that while all of us were cleaning the barn and doing prep work, Cassius (who is filming Ramba’s story) happened to be filming something else when Ramba and Maia met up at the gate. And it happened quickly so he was…...

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