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6/19/2017 

It was a quiet morning as the orphans strolled nonchalantly out from their stockades. Led by Laragai the orphans headed straight to the browsing field apart from Boromoko, Barsilinga and Sirimon who opted to pass by the water trough to drink enough water to see them through the entire morning. At the browsing field, Wanjala settled to browse with Sirimon while Ukame teamed up with Olsekki in feeding. The rest of the morning was quiet as the orphans concentrated on browsing without any major observation. At mud bath time, the weather was cloudy and none of the orphans dared to get into the mud bathing water. Olsekki kept himself busy by engaging Sokotei in a pushing game. Lemoyian played with Kithaka while Enkikwe tried his hand on Shukuru. Shortly later Kalama, Kibo, Kilaguni, Chaimu, Chemi Chemi, Suguta, Kanjoro, Kainuk, Turkwel, Sities and Mutara showed up at mud bath. Kanjoro, Kalama, Chemi Chemi and Kilaguni went straight into wallowing. After mud bath, the junior Ex Orphans escorted the babies back to the browsing field. Shukuru spent some time testing her strength by pushing down a dry tree while Sokotei engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game. Galla settled to feed close to Sities and at one point engaged Sities in a light strength testing exercise. In the evening, the Ex Orphans escorted the juniors back to the stockade.  

Shukuru playing with Enkikwe


Olsekki playing with Sokotei


Kalama, Kibo and Kilaguni


Chemi Chemi and Chaimu


Sities playing with Galla

6/18/2017 

Mutara and her group were sleeping soundly just outside the stockade when the orphans were let out. The group woke up when they heard the orphans walking out. Galla and Naseku walked to Sities just to say good morning. With their trunks stretched towards Sities, Naseku and Galla rumbled but Sities wasn't interested in their greetings as she tried to push away. Galla moved to play with Siangiki and later tried to challenge Shukuru. Barsilinga challenged Sities and when he was about to lose to Sities, Garzi came in to help him out. Out in the Park Roi and Olsekki took a break from feeding to scratch against the nearby trees. Later, Olsekki tried to settle scores with Sirimon through a pushing game while Garzi engaged Kanjoro in a strength testing exercise. Barsilinga moved to challenge Turkwel but their game ended prematurely when Mutara intervened by pushing Barsilinga away.

At mud bath time, only Suguta, Turkwel and Kainuk participated in wallowing and later soil dusting. In the afternoon, the orphans in the company of Mutara’s group settled to feed in Kone area and in the evening were escorted back to the stockade by Mutara’s group. Chaimu, Kilaguni and Kibo showed up at the stockade shortly before dark and later disappeared into the Park.
 

Mutara's group sleeping


Galla and Naseku saying hello to Sities


Galla playing with Siangiki


Roi scratching

6/17/2017 

The orphans left the stockade in a jovial mood. Lemoyian started his day’s activities by engaging Boromoko in a strength exercise while Sirimon tackled Tusuja. Kithaka briefly engaged Garzi in a pushing game, a game that ended quite quickly when Kithaka surrendered. Later at the browsing field Kithaka tried to attack Garzi but again ended up losing to him. Barsilinga settled to browse with Enkikwe while Naseku settled to browse with Olsekki as Kithaka settled to feed with Wanjala. Shortly before mud bath time, Olsekki took a break from feeding to participate in a soil dusting exercise while Kithaka and Lemoyian had a game of pushing one another. Olsekki quit the soil dusting game and walked to meet Sirimon where they briefly enjoyed a strength testing exercise.

At the mud bath the orphans were joined by Galana and her group consisting of her baby Gawa, Zurura, Kenze, a wild orphan, Loijuk, Lualeni, a wild bull, Mutara, Kanjoro, Sities, Kainuk, Suguta and Turkwel. Gawa threatened to push Wanjala, something that annoyed him. As Wanjala prepared to push her, the wild orphan and Lualeni came to her rescue and escorted her to join her mother. Gawa didn't like it and turned to go and play with the orphans again. Mutara took charge and escorted Gawa to play with the orphans. Tusuja was the first one to entwine his trunk with Gawa but again Lualeni and the wild orphan came and took Gawa away. Galana and her group headed south of the mud bath while the orphans and Mutara’s group settled to browse in the Kanziku area. An hour later, Mutara and her group parted ways with the juniors and left back into the park.
 

Barsilinga feeds with Enkikwe


Kamok, Wanjala and Galla


Olsekki soil dusting


Baby Gawa threatening Wanjala


Wanjala playing with Gawa

6/11/2017 

After leaving the stockades in the morning, the orphans were joined by Mutara, Kanjoro, Sities, Suguta Turkwel, Kainuk, Chemi Chemi, Murka, Kalama and Kibo. Kalama started a game of rolling on the ground and Chemi Chemi took advantage by scratching on her and later riding on Kalama. When Kalama was up on her feet, Kanjoro came forward and engaged her in a pushing game that ended in a draw.

At mud bath time, only Murka, Mutara, Suguta, Kanjoro and little Wanjala decided to go into the mud bath. Later Orwa engaged Sities in a pushing game with Sirimon standing to the side, acting as a referee. In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse in the Kanziku area where Tusuja and Galla took a break from feeding to participate in a soil dusting exercise. Later in the evening the junior Ex Orphans like Murka parted ways with the orphans and left to go out into the Park.
 

Chemi Chemi scratching on Kalama


Wanjala going out to browse


Sirimon, Sities and Orwa

6/8/2017 

Olare, Mutara and Narok’s groups spent the night just outside the stockade. Laragai repeated what she apparently loves doing most done what she loves most and opened the gate during the night to let everyone out. Galla had a brief chat with Tusuja as Kithaka and Barsilinga concentrated on picking leaves from the tall trees. Later, Barsilinga had a lone game of rolling on the ground. His game attracted Garzi though, who came over and started rolling close to Barsilinga. Lemoyian stepped forward and accidentally stepped on Garzi who was lying on the ground. As soon as Barsilinga was through with his game, he went straight to engage Kithaka in a pushing game. Kithaka surrendered, forcing Barsilinga to move to play a pushing game with Garzi, who was standing now, in a game that ended in a draw. Later, Kithaka tried his hand on Garzi but ended up losing miserably to him. Boromoko, who was feeding close to Kamok, tried to remove some leaves from Kamok's mouth. This annoyed Kamok but there was nothing she could do about it because he is older so she quietly left to feed somewhere else. Enkikwe engaged Sirimon in a pushing game, a game that saw Sirimon bow out when the going got too tough for him. Shukuru took some time off from feeding to participate in a soil dusting game. At mud bath time, the orphans were joined by the Ex Orphans and wild elephants totaling up to eighty in number. Orwa played with Olare while Kanjoro tackled Kalama as Bongo settled to play with Kainuk. Half an hour later, the mud bathing came to an end as the orphans headed to Kanziku area while the Ex Orphans headed towards the Imenti area. The afternoon was quiet as the orphans concentrated on browsing without any major observations. 

Tusuja having a chat with Galla


Barsilinga rolling on the ground


Kithaka playing with Barsilinga


Garzi rolling on the ground


Boromoko taking food from Kamok

 

 

 

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