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Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Later, Sokotei and Siangiki used the same tree to scratch their ears while Lemoyian, who loves pushing games, engaged Enkikwe to a strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Melia settled to browse with Sirimon Kithaka, Olsekki and Ololoo while Oltaiyoni, Enkikwe and Lemoyian took a break from feeding to relax under a tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  It was a quiet morning as the herd concentrated only on browsing. Shukuru teamed up with Lemoyian as Enkikwe took a break from feeding to relax under a tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  The wild bulls were playing and climbing on each other too; Boromoko decided to copy them and did the same to Naseku. Enkikwe was play fighting with Sirimon in the mud hole while the rest went straight to dust bath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Everyone was busy browsing this morning and it was another cold day. Dupotto was browsing next to Enkikwe as they seemed to strengthen their friendship. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  At eleven o'clock in the morning, Ukame led the way to the mud bath. The temperature was moderate again and only Enkikwe and Boromoko decided to go into the mud bath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Olsekki and Oltaiyoni led their friends to drink some water when they were through with the lucerne and then they headed to Kone area where they settled to browse.  
 
At mud bath time, the sun was really hot and instead of Kamok going into the water to wallow, she opted to relax under a tree as Enkikwe and Olsekki kept themselves busy under a different tree whilst engaged in a pushing game. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  September  2017  The baby interacted with Olsekki, Roi, Boromoko and Enkikwe who had a light pushing game with the baby. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Boromoko moved to play with Lemoyian as Olsekki settled to play with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  On the way to the browsing field, Enkikwe and Olsekki briefly engaged one another in a morning strength testing exercise as Boromoko played with Sokotei. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Enkikwe rode on Olsekki as Ukame took a break from browsing to soil dust. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Kithaka rolled on the ground on his own but was later joined by Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Later, Lemoyian and Enkikwe were involved in a strength testing exercise that ended in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Enkikwe and Sirimon had a strength testing exercise that ended when Enkikwe surrendered. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Out in the bush, Boromoko attempted to ride on Naseku but he was brought down by Garzi who was feeding close by. Enkikwe engaged Sirimon to a pushing game while Olsekki spent some time soil dusting as he looked forward a game with whoever won in the match between Sirimon and Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Roi and Ukame decided to dust themselves instead of feed, as Enkikwe played with Sirimon. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Siangiki had a brief chat with Sirimon before Sirimon moved to play with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Enkikwe played with Olsekki as Kithaka soil dusted. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Later, Sirimon engaged Enkikwe in a pushing game while Lemoyian played with Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017   
Out in the bush, Galla settled to browse with Enkikwe and later teamed up with Naseku. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Her friends also got excited and started trumpeting as they followed her. Enkikwe tried to play with Tumaren but she was too strong for him and he therefore decided to surrender and follow his friends. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  At the browsing field, Enkikwe played with Tusuja while Boromoko played with Sirimon. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Olsekki had strength testing exercise with Sokotei as Boromoko tackled Sirimon. Enkikwe pushed Tusuja and this didn't go down well with him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  After the mud bath, Roi and Kamok led the way back to the browsing field where Galla and Naseku had a brief chat. Enkikwe and Sirimon engaged in a strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  he orphans were busy browsing all morning with Shukuru apparently in a very active mood. Enkikwe and Siangiki led the group to the mudbath for their milk and after all the orphans played in the mud. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  n the bush the orphans were busy browsing despite it being so dry. Later on Enkikwe led the group back home for their milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  They took a drink and then left. Oltayoni, Enkikwe and Sokotei were still in the bush then led the group back home in the evening for their milk bottle. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Garzi and Kithaka were scratching on a rock and Enkikwe was sniffing around the same rock. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  To show his anger, Lemoyian turned to attack Sokotei but their game ended in a draw. Later, Lemoyian tackled Enkikwe, but Enkikwe wasn't ready for a pushing game and walked away leaving Lemoyian pondering over what to do next. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Garzi engaged Olare in a pushing game while Enkikwe tackled Kibo. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Noticeable in the group was Half Trunk, and babies Kama, Wiva and Gawa. Enkikwe tackled Murka in an effort to acquire new pushing tactics that he would use to tackle the other bulls in the herd. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Enkikwe tried to stand in front of Madiba, probably to challenge him, but with the way Madiba looked at him Enkikwe did not stand there for very long for fear of being knocked down! (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Wanjala settled to browse close to Olsekki as Siangiki settled to browse with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Wanjala settled to feed with Roi while Ukame and Galla teamed up with Shukuru. Enkikwe and Sirimon had a brief strength testing exercise that ended soon when Garzi intervened by pushing both of them away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Gawa played with Enkikwe and later tried to charge at the keepers while Boromoko took sometime off from feeding to play with Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Whilst browsing, Enkikwe spent some time playing with Sirimon while Lemoyian tackled Sokotei in a game that ended in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Ukame teamed up with Siangiki to browse while Lemoyian and Enkikwe had a brief strength testing exercise that ended in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Tusuja played with Galla whilst Boromoko played with the little girl Oltaiyoni. Olsekki played with Enkikwe and Kithaka with Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Their game attracted Sirimon and Enkikwe to have a go themselves, testing each other’s strength. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  . At the browsing field Narok fed with Roi while Boromoko fed with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  After finishing their bottles Tusuja and Siangiki joined Buchuma to wallow in the mud. Sokotei and Enkikwe kept themselves busy in a strength testing exercise which concluded in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Later on, Kithaka, Enkikwe and Ukame were browsing together. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  t was not a very hot day so not all the orphans wanted to go into the mud bath but Siangiki, Enkikwe, Laragai, Lemoyian, Roi, Olsekki, Kilaguni and Chaimu all played vigorously until they left the area. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Olsekki kept himself busy by engaging Sokotei in a pushing game. Lemoyian played with Kithaka while Enkikwe tried his hand on Shukuru. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Barsilinga settled to browse with Enkikwe while Naseku settled to browse with Olsekki as Kithaka settled to feed with Wanjala. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  The orphans mostly concentrated on browsing without any many games taking place. Enkikwe settled to feed with Roi while Lemoyian settled to feed with Wanjala. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Enkikwe engaged Sirimon in a pushing game, a game that saw Sirimon bow out when the going got too tough for him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Oltaiyoni had a brief chat with Olsekki as Enkikwe tried to pull some grass from Sirimon's mouth. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Now she joins the ranks of Siangiki, Boromoko, Sokotei, Sirimon, Enkikwe and Olsekki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  At Roi settled to feed with Kauro as Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe teamed up together to browse. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Sirimon attempted to climb on Boromoko as Kithaka engaged Garzi in a pushing game. Kauro had a brief chat with Enkikwe as Sirimon turned to play with Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  A short while later, Olsekki dropped the stick and engaged Enkikwe in a strength testing exercise that ended in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Later, Olsekki, Roi and Naseku teamed up to soil dust. Enkikwe came across some nice grass that forced him to go down on his knees to enjoy it even more. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  After having their delicious milk, Olsekki and Enkikwe took it in turns to challenge Kilabasi but ended up losing it to her. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  At mud bath only Bongo went into the mud as the rest of the group went back to browsing. Polite Kauro teamed up with three warthogs to graze on the grass but only after he tried to charge at them and the warthogs refused to go.  
At around three o'clock in the afternoon and without the keepers knowing, Narok, Bomani, Vuria and Bongo visited and took Tusuja, Siangiki, Enkikwe, Sirimon, Olsekki, Kithaka, Garzi and Lemoyian. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Sirimon came forward and used Kithaka as scratching surface and scratched his belly on him. Kelelari joined Enkikwe to play in the same water hole as Naseku moved further away from the rest and rolled on the ground on her own. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Soon after Olsekki, Tusuja and Enkikwe experimented with entering the big mud wallow but got nervous of all the water in it! (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Boromoko settled to feed with Enkikwe while Kauro teamed up with Kamok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Soon after the gates were opened, the juniors joined Narok and her group and only a short while later the orphans followed her group out of the compound. Boromoko and Sokotei were playing a pushing game which ended when Orwa intervened and pushed the two boys away. Kauro and Roi enjoyed a relieving scratch on the nearby rocks as Kithaka and Naseku settled to feed on the same shrub while Enkikwe browsed with Sirimon. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  After taking their midday feed Kamok, Lemoyian, Siangiki, Enkikwe and Olsekki participated in mud bathing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  The orphans settled to browse at Kanziku area and shortly before eleven o'clock in the morning, Garzi Teleki Enkikwe and Orwa came across a drying water hole where they briefly participated in a mud bathing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Enkikwe left the stockade holding a branch in his month and only dropped it when he joined his friends Siangiki and Olsekki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Sirimon and  (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Barsilinga settled to feed with the now tuskless Lemoyian as Oltaiyoni settled to feed with Siangiki. Enkikwe and Orwa took a break from feeding to soil dust as Boromoko and Sirimon tried to use their small tusks to de-bark the same tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Enkikwe and Siangiki had a brief mud bathing exercise with Narok’s group before the wild bull and wild orphan escorted them for their eleven o'clock milk feeds. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Sokotei started the day by rolling on the ground while Enkikwe, Kauro, Kamok, Roi and Naseku participated in a scratching exercise on the nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Tusuja settled to browse with Sirimon while Lemoyian settled to feed with Naseku as Siangiki settled to browse with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  At mud bath time, the orphans were joined by Tomboi who showed the orphans how to wallow. Enkikwe and Olsekki had a brief strength testing exercise that ended up in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Enkikwe, Kilaguni, Siangiki, Olsekki and Teleki were tempted to join Bongo in wallowing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Naseku and Roi browsed together, while others were busy struggling for greener pasture. Later on, Enkikwe led the group to mudbath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  The wild bulls came in for water and some joined the orphans to eat lucerne as well. Enkikwe scratched on the rock with Gawa scratching her trunk there as well. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Shortly later, the juniors were joined by the Ex Orphans and together they shared the lucerne. Enkikwe, Narok and Orwa spend some time scratching on the nearby rocks before Laragai led them to the browsing field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  After mud bathing, Siangiki, Boromoko, Sirimon, Shukuru, Sokotei and Enkikwe spent sometime time scratching against the nearby trees while Kithaka and Garzi had light pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Gawa ran into trouble with Enkikwe when she stepped on a pile of lucerne the young boy was feeding on and Enkikwe pushed her away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse in Kanziku area. Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe took a break from feeding and relaxed under a tree before resuming browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Oltaiyoni settled to feed with Kauro and at mud bath time all the orphans participated fully in the wallowing exercise. Enkikwe made the mistake of going into the mud the wrong way and nearly got stuck. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  At the browsing field, Shukuru took some time off from feeding to engage in a soil dusting exercise. Enkikwe settled to feed with Siangiki while Roi paired with Naseku to browse. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Half Trunk walked down to have a mud bath as Sokotei stood close by, admiring his mud bathing skills. Shukuru, Kamok and Enkikwe had a brief wallowing exercise before joining their friends who had gone to drink the clean water at the water trough. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Shukuru, Narok and Enkikwe started their day by scratching on the nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Shukuru settled to feed with Olsekki while Enkikwe teamed up with his greatest friend Siangiki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Later Bongo moved to play with Barsilinga as Enkikwe settled to browse with Siangiki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  At the browsing field, Barsilinga briefly engaged Garzi in a pushing game that ended in a draw while Enkikwe played with Olsekki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Shukuru finished her share of two bottles of milk and joined the others. Kithaka distanced himself from others after he was knocked by Orwa and chased away. Kamok and her new group were really active and interacted with other orphans like Olsekki, Sokotei, Boromoko, Siangiki, Sirimon and Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Only Orwa boycotted the bath. On the way back to the browsing field Enkikwe engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game as Kithaka played with Bongo. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  At mud bathing time, the temperature was moderate and Narok, Naseku, Lemoyian, Bongo, Boromoko, Barsilinga, Enkikwe, Shukuru, Laragai Garzi and Vuria participated fully in the wallowing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Oltaiyoni settled to feed close to Roi as Kanjoro fed with Enkikwe while Kasigau browsed with Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Narok led the way to the browsing field where Sokotei and Enkikwe opened up their day activities by engaging one another in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Shortly before mud bath time, Kithaka played with Barsilinga while Olsekki engaged Enkikwe in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Soon after leaving the stockade, Enkikwe settled for scratching against the water trough as Lemoyian attempted to climb on Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  The boys got into a playful mood as they headed to the browsing field. Enkikwe challenged Kanjoro and in less than a minute unfortunately lost to him! (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  At the browsing field, Vuria engaged Bongo in a pushing game while Garzi played with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Garzi showed her he was just having fun. Shukuru moved away and resumed browsing as Garzi carried on with his fun. Enkikwe tried to play with Oltaiyoni but Vuria intervened by pushing Enkikwe away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Boromoko settled close to Kamok and had a brief conversation that was done inform of touching one another. Enkikwe came across a tree stump that was low enough to scratch his lower belly. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Olsekki spotted Sokotei and was happy to come over and attempt to climb on him. Sirimon played with Enkikwe, a game that ended soon when Sirimon attempted to mount on him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  The no-nonsense Laragai ended up overpowering Barsilinga. Siangiki teamed up with Enkikwe to feed while Orwa and Bomani browsed together. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Bongo played with Kithaka while Enkikwe played with Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Enkikwe settled to feed with Siangiki and a while later the group was joined by the Ex Orphans. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  When the orphans were let out, Siangiki, Enkikwe, Olsekki and Sokotei surrounded Madiba with their trunks up in morning greetings. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Sokotei played Enkikwe as Barsilinga and Orwa ended their pushing game and participated in a soil dusting exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Shortly later Sokotei engaged Kithaka in a strength testing exercise that ended in a draw while Enkikwe tried to outdo Garzi in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Orwa challenged Chaimu to a pushing game but ended up losing to the more experienced Chaimu. Kilibasi took Enkikwe with her and fed a distance away from the rest. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Garzi vented his anger of losing on Barsilinga, but Barsilinga put a spirited effort until their pushing ended in a draw. Enkikwe tried to play with Makireti but Makireti obviously proved to be too strong for him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Siangiki was the first one to leave the stockades followed by Enkikwe as the rest of the group streamed in behind them. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Enkikwe browsed close to Teleki as Bomani browsed with Makireti, who had joined the group with Kasigau and Kilabasi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  They all started scratching on the rocks and trees around them as they took off the mud from their legs and bodies. Enkikwe was scratching his neck while Boromoko scratched his hind and Orwa watched both of them. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Enkikwe also chose to scratch on a tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Olsekki was scratching his neck while Shukuru rest her trunk on Vuria’s back. Enkikwe on the other side was scratching his belly, while Shukuru waved her trunk in the air as she smelt something. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  We separated them and later gave them some lucerne separate from the orphans. Enkikwe had a mouth full of lucerne and scratched himself at the same time. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  At the mudbath, Sokotei, Sirimon and Boromoko with Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe walked straight to the mud hole and started playing in it. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Enkikwe started scratching his neck and belly whilst Narok watched him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Out in the bush Enkikwe played with Sokotei while Barsilinga had a lone game of rolling on the ground. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Laragai, Lemoyian and Barsilinga settled to browse together while Siangiki settled to browse with her friend Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Lemoyian, Narok and Bomani spent time browsing together while Sokotei and Olsekki shared food from the same shrub. Enkikwe and Siangiki dug roots of the same shrub that they enjoyed feeding on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Kithaka and Barsilinga shared food from the same tree while Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe settled to browse together. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Olsekki engaged Enkikwe in a pushing game that ended in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  One of the bulls trumpeted making the orphans more nervous. At last the orphans managed to get out and headed straight to the browsing field. In the afternoon, Olsekki settled to browse close to Siangiki, Sokotei browsed with Laragai while Barsilinga settled to browse with Teleki as  (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  On the way to the browsing field, Garzi and Kithaka had a misunderstanding that they settled through a pushing game. Enkikwe came across a nice rock that he used to scratch his buttocks on while Teleki engaged Murka in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Bomani settled to feed with Boromoko while Siangiki settled to browse with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse on the western slopes of Ithumba Hill. Garzi and Enkikwe rested under the same tree and later when the temperatures dropped to a favourable level, they resumed browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Enkikwe and Teleki had a brief chat using their trunks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Siangiki came across a suitable rock that she used to scratch her buttocks on and later the same rock was used by Enkikwe to scratch his belly. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Babies Gawa and Wiva were present with their mothers and nannies, all in good health. Siangiki, Enkikwe and Olsekki left the stockade with branches in their mouths, but dropped them when they saw Makena approaching. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  On the way to the browsing field, Barsilinga engaged Kithaka in a strength testing exercise that ended in a draw. Enkikwe came across a fallen tree that he used to scratch his chin on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Olsekki settled to feed with Boromoko while Siangiki settled to browse with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse in the upper Kalovoto area. Siangiki and Enkikwe spent some time soil dusting while Bongo came across a fallen tree that he used to scratch his belly on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  The juniors arrived for mud bath and Wiva joined them. Wiva played with Enkikwe, Olsekki and later Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Olsekki and Enkikwe left with branches in their mouths but dropped them soon when they saw Kibo approaching. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Sokotei left the stockade with a branch in his mouth while Enkikwe crossed over to the next stockade and tried to find out if there were any leftovers. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  At the browsing field, Lemoyian engaged Bomani in a strength testing exercise as Enkikwe opted to play with Olsekki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  At the browsing field, Boromoko and Enkikwe were trying to learn how to peel bark from trees using their tusks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Enkikwe and Siangiki settled to browse together while Olsekki and Bomani put their heads together as if thinking about something. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Garzi kept himself busy by scratching on the acacia tree while Enkikwe settled to feed on the fallen acacia pods. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Enkikwe and Narok walked down to the acacia tree where they spent some time picking up the fallen acacia pods. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Shukuru was looking dull and walked down to pick the acacia pods that she likes so much. Enkikwe left with a branch in his mouth which he kept himself busy feeding on, since he knew very well that with the very high number of elephants in the stockade compound, the chances of ever getting to the lucerne were minimal. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  At the browsing field, Bomani played with Lemoyian as Olsekki settled to browse with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Boromoko, Sokotei and Sirimon browsed together while Siangiki, Enkikwe and Olsekki formed their own small group to feed together. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  n the afternoon, the entire group settled to browse in the Kanziku area. Enkikwe settled to browse with Turkwel and in the evening, Shukuru, Mutara, Barsilinga, Lemoyian, Boromoko and Enkikwe settled for soil dusting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  At the browsing field, Shukuru, Laragai, Bongo and Enkikwe spent some time in soil dusting exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Orwa and Enkikwe took a break from feeding and spent some time in a soil dusting exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Lemoyian engaged Narok in a light pushing game as Siangiki scratched her itching foot on a tree stump. Enkikwe played with Bongo as Bomani played with Teleki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Later in the day, Enkikwe, Olsekki, Bomani, Narok and Teleki settled for a soil dusting exercise while Bongo was busy attempting to climb on Vuria, though without success. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  After Bomani won he started trying to climb on Olsekki as he pushed him.Olsekki with Enkikwe later started scooping and tossing chunks of soil in the air, with some landing on his head and back. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  A while later Bongo came in and pushed Garzi away, before starting to play with Vuria himself. Enkikwe spentsome time soil dusting as Bomani settled to browse with Garzi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Siangiki started her day with a soil dusting exercise while Enkikwe had a slight pushing game with Kainuk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Kitirua settled close to Siangiki and Enkikwe while Teleki tested his strength against Lenana. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  The dry vegetation forced Enkikwe to go down on his knees to get the grass that he really liked which a tree had fallen onto. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2016  Big Boy Sokotei is proving more of a handful these days, like his friends Enkikwe and Olsekki, especially during bottle feeding times. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Our orphans such as Bongo, Laragai, Vuria, Teleki, Narok, Siangiki, Olsekki, Enkikwe and Garzi played in the mudhole as a group. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  He also played with Vuria and finally Narok. Enkikwe was busy scratching his trunk and left fore-foot. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Back in the bush, Orwa and Vuria actively play fought whilst the three new arrivals Siangiki, Enkikwe and Olsekki browsed together. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  At the browsing field, Shukuru settled to browse with Teleki while Orwa browsed with Lemoyian. Enkikwe developed an itchy chin and used a nearby tree stump to scratch it. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Bomani had an opportunity of playing Loijuk while Narok and Laragai spent some time with Wiva. Teleki, Olsekki, Enkikwe and Siangiki joined some of the Ex Orphans in mud bathing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Orwa tried to challenge Suguta but lost. As the morning progressed, the temperatures skyrocketed making Siangiki and Enkikwe want to relax under a tree before proceeding for mud bath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Barsilinga shared lucerne with Lemoyian as Orwa settled close to Narok. Enkikwe and Olsekki teamed up together as Teleki decided to scratch on the nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Sities, who loves the three new babies, went to settle close to Siangiki, Enkikwe and Olsekki to show them how and what to feed on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Soon Wiva was surrounded by Narok, Bomani, Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Whilst browsing, Bomani engaged Garzi in a pushing game, while Bongo played Vuria in a game that ended when Vuria tried to mount on Bongo. Narok lay down to play and this prompted Bomani to quit playing with Garzi and go and roll on Narok. Shortly before mud bath time, Kilaguni engaged Mutara in a pushing game as Sities assigned herself the role of taking care of Siangiki, Enkikwe and Olsekki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Siangiki, Enkikwe and Olsekki huddled together in one place to feed on the lucerne as Laragai picked lucerne and tossed it up before heading to drink water. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2016  A good example of this is Ndotto who from an early age loved to push and wrestle with his keepers and we believe this comes from the fact that even when little he loved to spend time with the older elephants Enkikwe, Sirimon and Boromoko with whom he used to play pushing and strength testing games. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2016  Since the move of Olsekki and Enkikwe, Sokotei has become less of a bully towards Kauro which is positive to see although sadly Boromoko and Kauro’s friendship seems to be waning slightly and the two playmates do not spend as much time together as they used to. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Siangiki settled close to Enkikwe and from time to time was picking lucerne from Enkikwe’s mouth. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  She later walked to meet Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe to find out how life has been for them over the past two weeks since they have been at Ithumba. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016   
In the browsing field, Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe browsed together while Teleki and Vuria spent some time in a strength testing exercise. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Lemoyian settled to browse close to Siangiki and Enkikwe and from time to time Lemoyian would snatch food from Siangiki’s mouth. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  At mud bath time Chaimu teamed up with Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe to show them the best way to cool themselves. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Narok was welcomed back by Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe who congratulated her for a job well done. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  She met with Narok and they entwined their trunks in morning greetings. Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe walked down to the water trough where three wild bulls were drinking water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Siangiki, Enkikwe and Olsekki walked down to the water but hesitant to join Tomboi and the wild bull for a drink but after a few minutes Enkikwe was brave enough to go and join the two at the water trough while Olsekki and Siangiki rejoined their friends who were feeding on lucerne. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Siangiki started her day with a soil dusting exercise while Enkikwe had a slight pushing game with Kainuk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Bomani had a warm up pushing game with Garzi before going to play with Lemoyian. Kainuk had a light pushing game with Enkikwe as Vuria enjoyed playing with Bongo. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  He was seen walking around all the orphans looking for his friends and it took the better part of the morning before he settled down in the company of Balguda.  
 
Sokotei and Sirimon were engaged in their usual pushing and strength testing games in the ever ongoing battle for dominance in the group which started when Olsekki and Enkikwe went to Ithumba. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  May  2016  At the browsing field Narok settled to browse with Lemoyian as Olsekki browsed with Enkikwe(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016   
Once out in the browsing field Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe spent much of their time feeding close to Narok who happens to have come from the same area as the three new babies. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  May  2016  As soon as the gates were opened, Narok who had spent the night with Olsekki, Siangiki and Enkikwe led the way out. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  The sky was clear in the morning as Siangiki, Olsekki and Enkikwe exited their stockade for their first morning in Ithumba. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  When they didn’t arrive Yatta led the group away. Shortly later, the lorry carrying Enkikwe, Olsekki and Siangiki arrived. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  Today was moving day for Olsekki, Enkikwe and Siangiki. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  Today was the last day of training for Olsekki, Enkikwe and Siangiki who are to be moved to the relocation unit at Ithumba. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  Olsekki, Enkikwe, Siangiki, Oltaiyoni, Sokotei and Boromoko are all scheduled to be moved soon with Siangiki, Olsekki and Enkikwe being the first three of the group to leave the Nursery herd to be taken to join the orphans and ex orphans at Ithumba. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016   
At the public visiting hour as soon as the older orphans had downed their share of milk Sokotei and Enkikwe enjoyed some pushing and strength testing games which were thoroughly enjoyed by the visitors. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  May  2016  Olsekki confirmed his dislike of Kauro during the visit and it was not very nice of him. He and Enkikwe really do not like Kauro at all. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  Eventually he was found in the thick bush not far from where he had last been seen! A few minutes later Olsekki, Enkikwe, Boromoko and Siangiki also sneaked away into the thicket. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  Enkikwe saw the keepers surrounding him, his ‘big brother’ and he came running over, charging, calling to the others to help Balguda as well. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  She did not have a very peaceful morning however as Enkikwe and Kamok kept chasing her around. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  Today Ndotto was even busy playing with the most boisterous and bullish boys Enkikwe and Olsekki! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2016  It seems Balguda was in his bossy mood this afternoon. He blocked his friends Sokotei, Olsekki, Enkikwe from coming home to bed faster than him and would not let them overtake until they were nearly home. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  Kiko fought hard to catch up but he couldn’t, try as he might. As they all ran towards the forest, Enkikwe, Siangiki, Naseku and Roi were watching from a distance. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  The public visiting area is pure mud and none of the orphan herd are interested in mud bathing and instead they prefer to walk along the rope cordon interacting with the public – Sokotei, Enkikwe and Olsekki even tried to force their way through to where the public were standing! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  None seemed interested in playing or enjoying a mud bath unlike previous days when playing and rolling in the mud was the only thing they wanted to do! As the orphans were enjoying their browsing session Balguda, Siangiki, Naseku, Sokotei, Oltaiyoni, Enkikwe, Sirimon, Boromoko and Olsekki happened upon a lone male buffalo that was busy enjoying a mud bath. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  lked in an unusual way; normally the greedy boys will always come running down to get their bottle but today greedy Olsekki, Enkikwe, Sokotei and Boromoko were all seen walking rather daintily down as they allowed others to pass them… this is something they have never done before! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  The big orphans like Sirimon, Enkikwe, Olsekki, Sokotei, Oltaiyoni, Siangiki and Boromoko were all busy rolling around and provided fine play mates for the younger boys such as Lasayen, Ndotto, Rapa and Ngilai who enjoyed bumping, climbing and scratching against them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  Galla thought Kiko was out to attack him and ran back to the herd screaming for help. Enkikwe came out to save him and started running after Kiko. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  Roi will keep on fighting to steal more from the wheelbarrow whilst Enkikwe is one that has to be watched by everybody, his peers and the keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  Most of the older boys like Enkikwe, Sokotei and Olsekki go on bullying Kauro, Siangiki too does not seem to like Kamok and she keeps bullying these two sometimes. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  Oltaiyoni, Enkikwe, Siangiki, Sirimon and Roi had a lengthy mud bath during public visiting today. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2016  The keepers had to intervene and shout at her to stop it. In the end it was the boys Enkikwe, Boromoko, Kauro and Sokotei who spent the most time with him, protecting him from the others. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  Settling out in the field they were all busy browsing and the greedy ones like Olsekki, Naseku, Roi, Sokotei and Enkikwe were all seen competing over who could lead the others. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  As soon as the orphans had settled down out in the field, the big boys such as Sokotei, Olsekki, Enkikwe, Sirimon, Boromoko and Kauro were all seen scampering around the bushes, charging and bashing down small bushes before coming together to challenge one another before turning back to their play. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  Galla enjoyed the touching and communication from neighboring orphans like Olsekki and Enkikwe throughout the night. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  Enkikwe and Sokotei were having a busy time challenging each other as each one tried to prove they were the highest ranking boy within the orphan herd. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  Enkikwe, Sokotei, Boromoko, Sirimon and Kauro all playfully piled against the greedy Olsekki who lay down deep in the mud bath. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  Their game attracted the attention of Sokotei and Enkikwe who happily joined them in scampering, charging and trumpeting before turning to each other again for a pushing game. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  The babies had to be separated from all the commotion as Olsekki, Enkikwe and Sokotei were a bit too rough with them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  Kamok normally doesn’t get on so well in the company of Olsekki and Enkikwe but today around 2pm she was off in the company of these two boys and her Ngilai as well. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  Out in the field today Kauro was playing a nice game with Boromoko when Enkikwe together with Olsekki tried to separate them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2016  She kept driving him away to the group of older boys, Balguda, Sokotei, Enkikwe and Olsekki, who were browsing a distance away from where the females were with the babies. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2016  Normally it is Mwashoti, Mbegu or Boromoko who get into the mud pool first. Today none of them were ready to be the first one but after Siangiki got into the mud, Sirimon followed and after a few minutes Boromoko, Enkikwe and lasltly Oltaiyoni joined in. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2016  Most of them were engaged in some kind of pushing game. Boromoko together with Kauro, Enkikwe and Oltaiyoni, Sokotei and Olsekki – it was mostly pushing, wrestling and mounting games as well. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2016  Out in the early morning, Sirimon and Enkikwe were enjoying a lengthy pushing game going in and out of the bushes when they both stumbled across a buffalo that was sleeping in the thicket. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2016  During the private viewing at 3pm the orphans were very busy having a mud bath. Big boys Enkikwe, Sirimon, Olsekki and Sokotei wanted to dominate the mud pool which meant the young ones Rapa, Mwashoti, Simotua, Lasayen, Mbegu, Godoma, Kauro and Roi had to stay along the edges. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2016  Roi, Dupotto, Olsekki, Sirimon, Enkikwe, Balguda and the little boys Ngilai, Ndotto and Lasayen all followed suit. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2016  Enkikwe has been initiating all the games it seems for the past 2 days. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2016  This chasing battle came to an end when the milk bottles arrived.  
 
After feeding Enkikwe and Olsekki started sizing each other up – Sokotei later intervened and took on Enkikwe in a pushing game until public visiting time. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  January  2016  Naseku led out her group today which consisted of Balguda, Enkikwe and Sirimon. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2016  But the game came to an end when Boromoko came over to climb on Kamok. She got up with the two little boys leaving Enkikwe, Sokotei and Sirimon to enjoy her prepared soil – the four boys all enjoyed rolling and playing in the rain as well. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2016  As soon as the orphans came out of their stockades in the early morning, little Naseku enjoyed leading the entire herd out to the bush, backed by Oltaiyoni, Siangiki and Roi and then closely followed by Boromoko, Olsekki, Enkikwe, Sirimon and Kauro. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2016  Siangiki and Sokotei are joining the club of greedy ones along with Olsekki, Enkikwe, Boromoko and Alamaya! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2016  All the babies came out of their stockades this morning in a playful mood, led by Oltaiyoni, the leader of this orphan herd, followed by Mbegu, Dupotto, Sokotei, Olsekki, Boromoko, Enkikwe, Sirimon and Roi. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  Today soon after the orphans had their 9 o’clock feed, Oltaiyoni took the time to discipline naughty Enkikwe who head butted poor Naseku. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  g growing bulls are always rough and greedy indeed and try to dominate others from any angle… as Sokotei, Olsekki, Kauro and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  Simotua, Boromoko, Balguda, Siangiki, Enkikwe and Roi all competed to feed on the green shoots before the others. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  The likes of Sokotei, Enkikwe, Kauro and Olsekki will keep her in check. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  Soon after the orphans walked out of their stockades early in the morning, Enkikwe, Sirimon and Olsekki were all busy play fighting each other. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  The little bully Enkikwe gives him some resistance but he is still not enough of a challenge for Olsekki! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  In the morning we found that he had pushed down some of the wall that divides his upper and lower stockade – luckily it wasn’t the outer walls otherwise we might have found him outside this stockade this morning!  
 
Kiko is still not very comfortable in the company of the older babies – because the likes of Roi, Sokotei and Enkikwe never give him peace and chase him around. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  December  2015  Olsekki, Enkikwe, Roi and Oltaiyoni who are used to browsing with the big girls were left crowded together and feeding on their own now, without much activity. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  Sokotei is a fat and healthy little bull these days, keeping close company with Sirimon, Boromoko, Enkikwe and Olsekki. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2015  The greedy boy Olsekki and the other cheeky Enkikwe were causing problems as they got overexcited about their milk. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2015   
 
During public visiting at 11am, the orphans were not very active other than feeding on their milk bottles. Embu and Enkikwe showed off their greediness by troubling Siangiki and Kauro as they tried to enjoy their bottles. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  November  2015  As the orphans approached the field Sokotei, Enkikwe, Balguda, Kauro and Siangiki encountered a group of impalas and they decided to run after them, charging and trumpeting which saw the impalas sprint off deep into the forest. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2015  As usual for the boys during such play games of rolling down Kauro, Enkikwe, Olsekki and Sokotei had a busy time trying to climb on some of the girls who were trying to play like Suswa, Mashariki, Embu, Arruba and Oltaiyoni. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2015  Sirimon, Olsekki and Enkikwe were busy playing a pushing game with each other, as they tested each others’ dominance and strength. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2015  Only some were playing some wrestling games like Enkikwe and Olsekki, and the others browsed slowly. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2015  It was the 9 o’clock feeding time when she turned to Olsekki and Enkikwe who were giving some problems. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2015  But their busy morning of browsing took a turn when Olsekki, Enkikwe, Sirimon and Sokotei decided to charge at them, bashing bushes and trumpeting – seeing the impalas sprint off deep into the forest! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2015  Enkikwe attempted to do the same but the coldness of the water made him change his mind. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2015  The young ones were chasing the warthogs around and the boys paired up in pushing games, Sokotei with Sirimon and Enkikwe with Olsekki. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2015  oday Enkikwe has been kept on watch by the older girls. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2015  They were trumpeting, pushing the short bushes over and rampaging through the forest. The likes of Sirimon, Enkikwe, Olsekki and Sokotei just watched in disbelief in the beginning, but then they joined their peers too in trumpeting before they started pushing each other. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2015  Olsekki, Sirimon and Enkikwe went out to feed on lucerne left outside Maxwell’s gate. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2015  During public viewing and private visiting, she was seen knocking Olsekki, Enkikwe and Sokotei so hard with her little tusks whilst they were in the mud bath – prompting them to yell out. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2015  Soon after the orphans had settled down to browse in the morning, Enkikwe and Sokotei spent quite a while testing their strength on each other. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2015  This time around they were wrong though and the milk had not arrived yet. Enkikwe, Olsekki, Rorogoi and Roi all started pushing and shoving each other, excited to get to the feeding area, and as soon as the milk arrived they rushed off to get there first. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2015  Sirimon wasn’t happy and to defend his friend he charged at Olsekki. Now Enkikwe, who is Olsekki’s friend, saw what Sirimon did and he came over to assist his friend! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2015  Godoma is also fond of wallowing in the mud and she was one of the first ones to be driven out by Suswa who is not being very nice to her younger peers recently. Today she kicked out almost all of the little ones from the pool! A couple of times Godoma went back in but Suswa kept charging at her as well as Roi and Enkikwe(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2015  Though Rorogoi, Enkikwe and Sirimon tried to avoid the oil bath and tried to walk away, they came back and actually all three enjoyed the bath in the end. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2015  Rorogoi is becoming quite tough towards the young bulls such as Olsekki, Enkikwe, Sirimon, Sokotei and Kauro. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2015  As the second group of orphans were busy taking their bottles, Olsekki and Enkikwe were giving the keepers a hard time, running between them and trying to push the others aside so they could get more milk! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2015  Greedy ones like Olsekki, Tusuja, Simotua, Sokotei, Embu and Enkikwe were very restless and kept trying to sneak out to the bottle-feeding area near the mudbath. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2015  By the time it came to the 11am public viewing it was quite a hot day and Embu, Mashariki, Enkikwe and Arruba were the first in the mudbath. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2015  Throughout the rest of the morning it took Lasayen, Arruba and Mashariki to keep him from disappearing into the thicket. The two girls, true to their character, did their role perfectly, caring and protecting him from the other older and more boisterous males Sirimon, Kauro and Enkikwe who were all rather bullish. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2015  Enkikwe was in a bad mood today and went around head butting most of the younger orphans whenever they came near him. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2015  Kauro, Mbegu, Siangiki and Enkikwe all saw her as she passed by but remained calm. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2015  Enkikwe seemed a little dull and was not his usual active and playful self. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2015  As the orphans were busy mud wallowing Kauro, Enkikwe and Boromoko were busy mounting Roi and Siangiki in play a game which Kauro and Boromoko absolutely loved. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2015  ished their 9am milk bottle all were all given a coconut oil rub which most of them seem to like although Rorogoi, Siangiki, Enkikwe and Elkerama were not interested in having a coconut oil bath and tried to run away to avoid getting one. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2015  Kamok, Mbegu, Siangiki, Roi, Enkikwe, Sirimon and Kauro kept trying to scare the rest of the group in an effort to get them back to familiar territory. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2015  uring the public visiting hour the orphans were very subdued and quiet as it was a cold and miserable day. Dupotto and Enkikwe did spend a few minutes chasing Pea and Pod enjoying a game with them which all the visitors were happy to witness. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Ngilai came to us as an infant, is just going through the teething process, but so far seems to be managing well. 
 
Enkikwe seems to not like Kauro who can be very playful with the other orphans and Enkikwe tries to bully Kauro, as he seems to get irritated with Kauro's boistrous character. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  May  2015  Alamaya, Olsekki, Arruba, Enkikwe, Embu and Roi accompanied him to make things easier on Elkerama and the keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Kauro also tried to bully him while Enkikwe and Oltaiyoni wanted to greet him and get to know him. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Today Suswa was having a lot of fun out in the bush with Kauro, Sirimon, Enkikwe and Murit. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Last evening a heavy downpour with lots of thunder and lightning left Enkikwe and Embu very unsettled, running around their stockades and trying to get out as they were confused as to what was happening. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Enkikwe has become rather naughty and is always ready to charge and push at the other orphans, his keepers or anyone who comes too close. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  Kauro, Mbegu, Siangiki, Kamok, Enkikwe, Sirimon and Boromoko all enjoyed splashing about in the many rain puddles as well as wallowing in a little stream that they came across in the browsing field. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  Lovely Enkikwe is looking strong and happy. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  This morning after the orphans had downed their 9am feed they went back to the browsing fields where Mbegu, Dupotto, Roi, Enkikwe and Sirimon had a mudbath in a mudwallow that they found in the field. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  A few minutes later she had to chase of Enkikwe who was trying to mount Kamok. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  This morning soon after the 9am feed Kamok was busy enjoying some greens when Enkikwe head butted her knocking her to the ground. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  When Lemoyian had enough he set off to browse which disappointed Kithaka who was not ready to stop and charged after him ears spread, knocking all the small bushes aside, in an effort to get Lemoyian to continue their game. Tundani decided to have a quick dust bath and lay down to roll in the dust whereby Nelion and Barsilinga started to mount him which he did not seem to mind, Sokotei, Enkikwe and Roi were all busy running around with their ears raised and trumpeting while charging through the bushes. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  Enkikwe and Dupotto are very fond of Embu and like to spend lots of time with her out in the bush. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  At the public viewing time Sirimon, Enkikwe and Olsekki were almost uncontrollable. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  Barsilinga, Kithaka and Tundani also quickly came over to find out what was going on. Olsekki, Enkikwe, Sirimon and the naughty boys looked on from a distance, as their pushy behaviour would not be welcomed by the girls. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  When the orphans reached the field in the early morning Sokotei, Kauro and Enkikwe had a busy time thrashing around in the thickets, bush bashing and trumpeting before getting together for some pushing and strength testing games. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  Mbegu, Dupotto, Roi, Enkikwe, Sirimon and Siangiki spent a long time in the mudbath, waiting and splashing around. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  Sokotei, Enkikwe and Sirimon had a fun time chasing after each other, with Sokotei trying to mount Enkikwe(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  This is strange as Embu is so lovely to Dupotto and Enkikwe, but Siangiki has been on the sharp end, but of course we are there as Keepers to ensure they do not get away with such behaviour. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  This morning Sirimon and Enkikwe were fighting, Enkikwe was overpowered and pushed over, nearly falling on little Lasayen who was soil dusting with Ndotto. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  Mbegu was his constant companion, making sure he was protected from the rough ones like Kauro and Enkikwe with whom he wanted to mingle. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  The young boys, Sokotei, Olsekki, Sirimon, Enkikwe and Kauro had a great time mounting, bumping and sliding on the big ones. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  There did not seem to be any reason for it but he took it into his head that he did not want the others in the mudbath and harassed and pushed them until they got out. He started with Roi; who was playing football in the pool, then went on to Kamok; who was wallowing, then moved on to Ashaka, Enkikwe, and Sirimon who were rolling up and down. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  It was lovely to see almost the entire mid-age group submerged in the mud pool. Ashaka, Mbegu, Kamok, Dupotto,  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  Sirimon and Enkikwe had a pushing game to gauge each other’s strength and it was fun as they were evenly matched. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  The boys, Sirimon, Olsekki and Enkikwe enjoyed climbing all over each other as they took their time in the pool of mud. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Rorogoi, Sirimon, Roi and Enkikwe gave the keepers the run-around as they are not so keen on the oiling but tiny Ndotto, Lasayen and Hamsini loved it especially when their keepers helped them to soil dust afterwards. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Everyone was watching her and she did some dramatic rolls which enticed Dupotto, Roi, Ashaka, Kauro, Olsekki, Enkikwe and Oltaiyoni in to join her antics. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Even when it is finished she keeps it screwed firmly into her mouth and then runs away calling for her two adopted babies, Enkikwe and Dupotto, to follow her. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Embu moved into Suswa’s old stockade and Enkikwe, who was sharing with Embu, moved into Lentili’s old stockade. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Balguda, Ziwa, Nelion, Barsilinga, Embu, Dupotto and Enkikwe took the opportunity to mud-bathe. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  lsekki, Sokotei and Enkikwe had a very busy time playing in a small gully just before the 9am milk feed but it came to an abrupt halt as soon as the keepers called them in for their bottles. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  He has been challenging Kauro, Murit and Enkikwe, who have been giving him a hard time. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  He was given plenty of nice fresh greens, which he loved, and more milk. His stockade neighbours, Lentili and Embu with Enkikwe, took very little notice of him. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Oltaiyoni, Sirimon, Roi, Sokotei and Enkikwe started the game rushing around and bush-bashing. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Quickly afterwards she returned to the wallow accompanied by Mbegu, the mudbath lover! They were later joined by Ashaka, Enkikwe, Kauro and Dupotto and within minutes the whole group was happily splashing. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Embu kept pushing them up the mud wall and out of the wallow once her babies, Enkikwe and Dupotto joined her. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  mbu has not been very nice to Enkikwe recently. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  As everyone was crowded in the pool Lentili had some fun charging and pushing Roi and Enkikwe out. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Embu shares a stockade with Enkikwe who loves to be close to her. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Enkikwe is becoming naughtier as time goes on, becoming more and more like Olsekki. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Some of the young orphans are still getting used to it and Roi, Enkikwe, Sirimon and Olsekki gave the keepers the runaround before coming in to be oiled. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  Today Enkikwe decided to remain with his group even when his adopted mother Embu came down for the public visit. (read more...) view
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Nursery Unit  November  2014  Balguda seems to be in bad mood today pushing Roi and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  Enkikwe was having none of his antics and drove him away at which point he went to the wheel barrow scattering all the empty bottles in search of milk. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  Embu, Enkikwe and Dupotto are always together and tend to separate themselves from the rest of the group. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  As such she is usually escorted in by Embu, Enkikwe and Dupotto to whom she has attached herself as well as Ziwa who is her neighbour in the stockade. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  Roi, Enkikwe, Dupotto and Ziwa enjoyed a dustbath until Olsekki joined in and tried to mount Roi and Dupotto both of whom called to Embu for help who came running and was quick to chase Olsekki away. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  He usually prefers his own company but at times is joined by Embu, Enkikwe, Dupotto and Sirimon. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Nowadays Oltaiyoni has been extremely attentive to the younger new arrivals especially Enkikwe, Olsekki and Sirimon. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Today Roi awoke but with a completely different attitude, she spent her day with Embu and Enkikwe but she didn’t push and was not at all aggressive. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  However having the likes of boisterous Kithaka, Sokotei and Lemoyian around is not ideal so for Ziwa it is highly likely he will accompany peaceful Embu, Enkikwe, Balguda and Suswa. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Embu and Enkikwe were moved last night to a stockade that they can share, so this move was welcomed by Enkikwe(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  So while Enkikwe was busy having milk next to Embu Olsekki decided to push poor Enkikwe for no other reason but pure greed. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Dupotto who barely ever leaves her side has made Embu Mum. Embu’s humble personality has also attracted Enkikwe’s attention and it seems that her loving personality is gives these newcomers a sense of security. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Although the wound is being treated Sokotei is not his normal self, he doesn’t play as much with Enkikwe, Olsekki and Lemoyian. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  s the rain fell and the mud grew thicker, little Enkikwe, Olsekki and Oltaiyoni were able to slide and slip in the mud which they love to do, so although it was raining the elephants seemed to relish the mud. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Nowadays Sokotei, Olsekki and Enkikwe have been the greediest babies always desperate for their milk. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Nelion and Faraja lost their nerve and let out a loud trumpet which startled the buffalo causing him to run into the thicket. The orphans then charged after the buffalo feeling confident all of a sudden! 
All the commotion of the morning left the entire elephant herd rather unsettled, and Enkikwe, Olsekki, Sokotei, Embu and little Dupotto separated themselves to be at peace. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  September  2014  Enkikwe is settling in well in his new family of elephants, he has grown to be very attached with sweet Embu and Dupotto. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  Today Enkikwe was able to join the rest of the orphans after having spent 3 days in his stockade to tame down. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  Kauro quickly stood up and ran over to Mashariki in search of protection and love, which he got. Our newcomer Enkikwe is starting to drink from the bottle and suck the keeper’s fingers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  When the orphans were let out their stockades Suswa, Mashariki, Lentili, Tundani and Nelion came by Enkikwe’s stockade. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  he elephant is a young bull approximately and in good body and health condition. He has been named Enkikwe after the area he was rescued from. (read more...) view
 

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