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Maia & Guida and Their Palms

  Though there are videos of the girls playing, swimming and socializing, a big part of sanctuary is this. Simply elephants being elephants. This may not be exciting to some, but we find it mesmerizing to watch them relax, eat and graze. Palms can be found throughout the property, but…...

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Remembering How Far They Have Come!

  We have many new followers recently who have been asking about Maia and Guida’s history. For ThrowBackThursday we figured we would share their two-year re-birthday video from October of 2018. It shows a tiny snippet of their past but also gives a visual reference to the physical and emotional…...

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Drone View of the Female Asian Habitat

  Most swimming photos and videos are of the girls in the ‘pond in 4’, pond Beleza Na Vida. We do have a second manmade pond in the female Asian habitat, and this is it. There isn’t usually video to share because on the left is a giant dirt pile…...

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Adventures With Guida

  For those who didn’t know of Guida before her arrival at the sanctuary, she was frail in appearance, about 1000 lbs underweight and spent 98% of her day stereotyping. This is Guida now. Maia is a bit of a tank, but Guida can hold her own. These girls don’t…...

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Maia’s Morning Joy

  Volume up!! It has been a little while since we shared a video of Maia and Guida and their silly morning vocalizations. Some mornings all it takes is a hello, and this is the answer you get in return. Guida is on the left, Maia is on the right.…...

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Rana Bug and Dinner

  We had a long, steady, soaking of a rain last night that lasted most of the evening. And this morning Rana and Maia looked very tired. While Guida was still a bit zooming and all sorts of spunky. The girls were all close to each other this morning and…...

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