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Trumpet Fest!

Scott showed up to the barn early one morning as the girls were just getting there as well. It seems it was one of those morning where any excuse to have a trumpet fest is a good one. Maia decided that morning was worthy of a little something extra so…...

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Sleepy Girls

Some mornings the girls are really excited and other mornings they are like this. Although the beginning of the video looks like it is in slow motion, it’s not. Those are very slow ear flaps and slow trunk touches from two very tired ladies. And yes, the rumble at the…...

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Nighttime Shenanigans From Two Lovely Ladies

Scott’s papa is here for a visit and it’s forcing us to slow down a bit and take the time to enjoy our surroundings more. Last night we had dinner out on the porch. The almost full moon rises late this time of the year, it has a golden hue…...

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Rumble And Trumpet Fest

Some mornings the girls are a little more excited than others. This morning, as Scott was on his way down to the barn, so were Maia and Guida. When Scott shut the four wheeler off, the girls had already started their rumble and trumpet fest. The loud blasts are almost…...

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Our Lovely Ladies Maia And Guida

As for our lovely ladies Maia and Guida, they continue to do wonderfully. This was the other morning after breakfast. Scott went over to the fence to say hello and gave Maia a little bellly squish. That was all she needed to run over to Guida and start trumpeting and…...

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Maia and Guida: They Bring Such Joy

It’s always amusing when you realize no matter how many years you have worked with elephants, that they continue to amaze and bring such joy. Tonight Maia was fed on one side of the property, while we searched for Guida on the other. After about 15 minutes with Guida, Maia…...

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