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Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Lemoyian had a lone game of rolling on the ground as Tusuja played with Boromoko. (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  Kitirua had no option other than to calm down and join the buffaloes to drink water! Tusuja and Lemoyian started their day’s activities by engaging in a strength testing exercise where they all settled to browse. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Only Makireti and Kilabasi joined the juniors in the morning. Soon after the juniors were through with the lucerne, Lemoyian and Boromoko had a brief strength testing exercise before heading out to the bush. (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 orphans continued feeding with Shukuru and Lemoyian separately scratching on a rock. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Dupotto was browsing next to Enkikwe as they seemed to strengthen their friendship. Lemoyian and Sokotei were busy play fighting and later the whole group, led by Laragai, went to the mudbath for their milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  The orphans later walked into the bush to browse. 
 
Everyone was busy browsing as it is so dry in the area at the moment. Lemoyian was browsing next to Galla and later started walking to mud bath. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Later Garzi played with Barsilinga as Lemoyian settled to browse with Shukuru. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Garzi played with Kithaka as Lemoyian tackled Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  He later followed his friends out to the Park. Lemoyian and Sokotei engaged each other in a strength testing exercise while Boromoko played with Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  The orphans settled briefly for lucerne before being led away by Shukuru. They settled to browse in Kanziku where Lemoyian and Sokotei had a lengthy strength testing exercise that finally ended in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Shukuru, Naseku, Sokotei, Siangiki, Lemoyian, Boromoko, Wanjala and Sirimon loved wallowing in the cool water and after headed for soil dusting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Later in the day Tusuja, Lemoyian and Barsilinga decided to dust themselves in some soil and then Kamok led the way back out to the stockade. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Boromoko and Tusuja were not interested in playing with Sirimon and walked away. Boromoko moved to play with Lemoyian as Olsekki settled to play with Enkikwe. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  The sun was hot and at mud bath time, the orphans wallowed with the playful Lemoyian riding on Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Only time will tell if the groups will remain as they are. Kamok led the way to the browsing field where Lemoyian, who loves pushing games, engaged Sokotei in a strength testing exercise while Sirimon tackled Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  The orphans were let out and briefly joined the Ex Orphans for lucerne before being led away by Shukuru. Tusuja and Boromoko had a warm up exercise that was done through a pushing game but Tusuja lost to Boromoko and decided to go and tackled Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2017  Their game also attracted Lemoyian and Boromoko who started a pushing game which ended in a draw as well. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017   
Out in the bush Olsekki settled to browse with Barsilinga while Lemoyian had a strength testing exercise with Sokotei. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Oltaiyoni led the way to the mud bath where only four wild bulls showed up. Sirimon played with Kamok as Olsekki and Lemoyian enjoyed riding on their friends while they wallowed in the water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Shortly later, Kilaguni and his friend Chaimu arrived followed by Kenze, Lualeni, Taita and a wild elephant. Lemoyian and Boromoko started their day by engaging each other in a strength testing exercise that ended when Garzi intervened by pushing the two boys away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Olsekki took a break from feeding to participate in a soil dusting exercise while Tusuja engaged Lemoyian to a light pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  After mud bath, Lemoyian played with Boromoko while Enkikwe played with Sirimon. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Galla spent some time in a soil dusting exercise while Boromoko engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game that ended in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Their game ended when Olsekki won and tried to ride on Boromoko. Lemoyian played with Kithaka and later played with Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  After sharing lucerne, the orphans headed east of the stockade while the Ex Orphans remained at the stockade. Lemoyian and Boromoko started their morning activities by engaging each other in a pushing game that ended when Boromoko attempted to climb on Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  The orphans had a spectacular wallowing time before Lemoyian trumpeted with excitement as he called off the mud bathing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  The orphans, led by Karisa, fully participated in the wallowing exercise. Laragai and Lemoyian walked up to the water trough to join Dad and another six wild elephants that had also come for mud bath and to drink water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Whilst browsing, Barsilinga had a good time chatting with Karisa while Olsekki and Lemoyian competed amongst them who could ride on Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  After mud bath, Shukuru, Ukame, Naseku, Kithaka, Oltaiyoni and Wanjala settled for red soil dusting as Lemoyian had a strength testing exercise with Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Roi left the stockade with a branch in her mouth that she continued to enjoy feeding on as she waited for the decision of which direction they were going to take this morning. Sirimon kept himself busy by playing with Kanjoro. Shortly later, Shukuru led the way to the browsing field where Boromoko and Naseku had a warm up exercise of pushing each other while Lemoyian tried to ride on Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Tusuja and Naseku decided to have fun dusting themselves while Olsekki rolled on the ground. Lemoyian was attracted by Olsekki's game and came over to climb on him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Garzi briefly engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game that saw him surrender very quickly. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Shukuru then led the way to the browsing field as the rest of her team followed behind her.  
 
Lemoyian and Sokotei engaged each other into a pushing game that ended when Garzi intervened by separating the two boys. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  August  2017  She was welcomed out by Lemoyian, Sokotei, Ex Orphans Madiba and Laragai. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  The snare came off and Tumaren continued with her daily activities. Lemoyian and Boromoko had a disagreement that ended in a pushing game while Shukuru had a soil dusting exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Tusuja, while wallowing, had the opportunity of climbing on Sirimon while Lemoyian rode on Siangiki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  The orphans had fun in the mud where Tusuja, Lemoyian and Boromoko were competing who between them could climb on their friends. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  The orphans walked down to the water trough where they joined three wild bulls that were taking water. Lemoyian and Sokotei engaged each other briefly in a strength testing exercise as Naseku and Tusuja settled for a scratching game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Tusuja got tired of talking to someone who was not responding and so walked away. Sokotei, Lemoyian and Siangiki settled for a scratching exercise while Shukuru and Galla settled to soil dust. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2017  Lemoyian and Sokotei started their day by engaging each other in a pushing game as Naseku walked to a nearby termite hill to play. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  The wild bulls drank water then left leaving Zurura playing with Kamok. Lemoyian and Boromoko were busy play fighting, Boromoko was using his tusks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Naseku was rolling around on the ground and later went to roll by the bent tree. Sokotei and Lemoyian began play fighting with each other. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Kithaka played with Sirimon as Lemoyian tackled Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Lemoyian was in a playful mood and thus started his first game with Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Galla settled to browse with Oltaiyoni while Boromoko chose to browse with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Kanjoro quit playing with Galla and turned to teach Boromoko a lesson in how to behave when he is with his seniors. Lemoyian, Shukuru and Wanjala saw Buchuma approaching from the eastern side and walked to welcome him to the stockade compound. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Lemoyian, who loves strength testing games, approached Sirimon as Siangiki walked towards Wanjala to beg for some lucerne. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Kamok was the last one to leave the stockade in the morning armed with a bunch of lucerne branches in her mouth, whilst Lemoyian tried to grab a branch of lucerne that Wanjala had picked up. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Kamok,Tusuja and Ukame spent scratched on the nearby rocks as Lemoyian engaged Boromoko in a strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  On the way to the browsing field, Lemoyian engaged Boromoko in a strength testing exercise after losing another game to Sirimon. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  It was now much hotterso Boromoko, Sirimon, Tusuja, Olsekki and Lemoyian headed straight for some fun wallowing soon after drinking their milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Following the chilly weather none of the orphans dared to step into the water hole. Sokotei and Lemoyian kept themselves busy by having a strength testing exercise, a game that attracted Boromoko who came to join them but assisted Sokotei in driving Lemoyian away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  At mud bath time, the orphans were joined by Tomboi, Buchuma and six wild bulls. Soon after mud bath, Lemoyian spent some time playing with Boromoko while Shukuru, Naseku and Wanjala settled for soil dusting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2017  Later Zurura, in the company of two wild boys, checked in and joined the juniors to mud bathe. Lemoyian, while still in the water, spent most of his time trying to climb on Boromoko but when they came out Boromoko decided to tackle Lemoyian in a pushing game. (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  Lemoyian kept trying to climb on Siangiki’s back which she was most displeased with and Tusuja and Boromoko had some fun pushing each other back and forth. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  As soon as the orphans were let out, Barsilinga engaged Zurura to a brief strength testing exercise and Lemoyian initiated one with Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Lemoyian started his day's activities by riding on Olsekki while Tusuja tackled Kanjoro to try and enhance his pushing skills. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Lemoyian had a brief strength testing exercise with Kalama as Kanjoro settled for a pushing game with Garzi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  This morning Lemoyian started play fighting with Sokotei and they pulled vigorously at each other’s trunks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Back in the bush all the orphans were busy browsing. Lemoyian was excited when he saw Ukame being pushed away by Laragai. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Lemoyian later led the whole group to the mudbath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  The two groups interacted with Wanjala communicating both Sokotei and Lemoyian(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  Lemoyian started his day’s activities by engaging Boromoko in a strength exercise while Sirimon tackled Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Later, Barsilinga invited Lemoyian to a pushing game, which Lemoyian declined and moved away. (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  The showers activated the orphans playing mood. Galla, Lemoyian, Naseku, Barsilinga and Sokotei played in the wet soil for quite some time. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Garzi had a strength testing exercise with Kanjoro while Boromoko played with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  The four orphans heeded the call and came back. Out in the bush, Sokotei and Lemoyian took a break from feeding to participate in a strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  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. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Laragai, who is torn between staying a dependent orphan or becoming more independent and joining Narok’s herd, had opened the gate at night and let Kithaka, Garzi, Lemoyian and Barsilinga out. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  The orphans settled to browse in Kone area where Barsilinga engaged Kithaka in a strength testing exercise. Lemoyian tackled Olsekki as Galla settled to feed close to Sities. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  40 the lorry arrived and the orphans disembarked to be met by refreshing milk bottles. Boromoko, Lemoyian and Sirimon were the first ones to meet with new babies. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Shortly later, Orok showed up and joined the juniors at the stockade compound. Lemoyian engaged Sokotei in a pushing game while Barsilinga tackled Orok in an effort to acquire new pushing techniques that would help him take care of his fellow boys. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2017  Lemoyian attempted to climb on Roi but was brought down by Narok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Barsilinga, Lemoyian, Shukuru, Sirimon, Siangiki, Vuria and Oltaiyoni really enjoyed the mud bath at length. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Kithaka took some dry lucerne and started throwing it over his head as Barsilinga approached him for a pushing game. Lemoyian attempted to mount on Naseku but he was brought down by Narok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Narok started a game of rolling on the ground. Her game attracted Naseku, Bomani, Lemoyian and Sokotei. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  At the browsing field, Kauro settled to feed with Barsilinga as Kithaka settled to feed with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Barsilinga engaged Kithaka to a pushing game as Boromoko played with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  In the afternoon the orphans were joined by Narok and her group. Lemoyian attempted to climb on Boromoko but he didn’t like this and turned to defend himself by engaging Lemoyian in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to feed in the Kanziku area where Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Kamok teamed up together to browse. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  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  After all the orphans had their milk, Lemoyian tried to bully Kelelari while Boromoko attempted to climb on Karisa. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Barsilinga, Naseku, Lemoyian, Shukuru, Kithaka and Garzi stopped feeding and started a game of rolling on the ground. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  nd remaining as stockade dependent orphan, managed to open the gate early before dawn and let Kithaka, Barsilinga, Garzi and Lemoyian from their night pen! (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  After drinking their milk, Lemoyian and Naseku walked to the water trough to drink water while the rest returned back to the browsing field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  This was all before they proceeded for the eleven o’clock milk feeds. Lemoyian developed an itchy foot along the way and stopped to scratch it on the base of a tree, and he did this for some time until he was satisfied. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  Oltaiyoni and Tusuja started their day by scratching on the nearby rocks while Lemoyian engaged Kithaka in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  It was lovely to greet them in the early morning light, all looking so content and happy. Naseku, Tusuja, Lemoyian, and Garzi took a break to scratch on the nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2017  t mud bath time soon after drinking their milk, the orphans were joined by Orwa, Bongo, Bomani and Vuria. Sokotei and Lemoyian kept themselves busy by engaging in a strength testing exercise that ended when Lemoyian attempted to mount on Sokotei. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  The orphans converged under a tree for some time and resumed browsing when the temperature dropped. In the evening, Lemoyian, Sokotei, Shukuru, Laragai and Olsekki took a break from feeding to soil dust. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Shortly later, Laragai led the way to the browsing field. Barsilinga settled to feed with the now tuskless Lemoyian as Oltaiyoni settled to feed with Siangiki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  At early morning milk feeding, it was discovered that Lemoyian’s only one tusk was missing. (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  Naseku took a break from feeding to enjoy a lone game of rolling on the ground. At around ten o'clock in the morning, Lemoyian, Oltaiyoni, Laragai, Kithaka and Sirimon had a small mud bath in another puddle they found. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  In the evening, the orphans passed by the mud bath where Tusuja, Siangiki, Lemoyian, Sirimon and Roi had a cooling mud bath before heading back to the stockade for yet another night. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  An hour later she left them in the bush and came back to the stockades and joined Kithaka, Lemoyian, Garzi and Barsilinga who are now her new roommates for the night. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  She quickly stood up though and followed her friends out. Lemoyian settled to feed on lucerne with Bomani while Kauro picked his share and went to scratch on a nearby rock. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Kithaka and Lemoyian got into the water, amazingly enough for Kithaka, to put into practice what they had learned from Tomboi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Olsekki later led the group to mudbath. 
At mud bath only some of the orphans played in the water. Lemoyian started but play fighting with Boromoko and then moved away and started playing and rolling in the soil having a dust bath. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  April  2017  We had a bright and beautiful sunrise.  
 
Out in the park the orphans were browsing; Sirimon and Lemoyian were greeting each other and chatting with Sokotei and Olsekki. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  April  2017  It was quite hot and most of the orphans decided to go into the water. Shukuru, Lemoyian, Roi, Teleki, Naseku, Kithaka, Boromoko, Garzi and Bongo played the most vigorously. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  The group later headed to the mudbath for their milk. 
 
At mud bath, some of them played in the water; Lemoyian, Kithaka, Roi, Naseku and Olsekki were the most playful. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Some of the orphans walked straight to the mudbath and started playing in it. Lemoyian was the most playful with Roi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Shortly later, Siangiki spotted three warthogs coming for mud bath and denied them access by chasing them away. Bongo and Lemoyian walked up to the water trough to drink water as Sokotei settled for soil dusting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  Sokotei and Lemoyian led the group back home in the evening. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  The herd shared lucerne together with the dependent orphans and later parted ways. At the browsing field Lemoyian got into a fight with Boromoko that ended in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2017  At mud bath time, all the orphans wallowed and were later joined by eight wild bulls. Sokotei and Lemoyian had a brief strength testing exercise that ended when Sokotei surrendered. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Vuria settled to feed with Garzi as Kauro settled to feed with Roi. Oltaiyoni paired with Tusuja as Lemoyian opted to feed under trees in order to avoid the scorching sun. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Soon after mud bath Shukuru and Tusuja opted for a scratching exercise while Kithaka and Lemoyian engaged each other in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Laragai spent some time with Gawa as Lemoyian, Kamok, Roi and Oltaiyoni opted for a soil dusting session. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  At around nine thirty in the morning, it started getting hot, making Shukuru, Narok, Olsekki, Lemoyian and Laragai feed under the trees as they tried to avoid the scorching sun. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Sirimon enjoyed a free ride from Olsekki while still in the water while Lemoyian, whose tusk is loose and appears to be painful, tried to avoid a pushing game with Kithaka. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Garzi and Kithaka had a brief strength testing exercise that saw Garzi emerge as the winner. Lemoyian settled to feed with Bongo and from time to time, Lemoyian would put his trunk into Bongo’s mouth. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Shukuru was stretching to reach fresh food in the bushes. It's very dry and Lemoyian was trying to dig for some tree roots to eat. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  In the bush, Kithaka and Barsilinga started play fighting, with Sirimon and Lemoyian also playing peacefully. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  It was very hot again today and they all went in the mud hole after their milk bottles. Shukuru, Naseku, Kithaka, Lemoyian and Kamok played vigorously with Shukuru performing the best games and she was the most playful elephant of the day. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Kithaka, Bongo, Vuria, Naseku, Lemoyian, Laragai and Shukuru were the most playful elephants of the day. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  When it was a bit cooler later on they browsed for a bit more before heading back home in the evening. Lemoyian and Barsilinga were busy scooping and tossing chunks of soil on their heads and some in the air with Boromoko and Shukuru too. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  At the browsing field, Garzi settled to browse with Naseku while Siangiki settled to browse with Olsekki. Lemoyian joined Narok as Barsilinga settled with Tusuja. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  Kamboyo later left with his two wild friends. Lemoyian spotted four warthogs and made sure that they didn't come close to the mud bath whilst they were there. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  At the browsing field, Naseku and Teleki took a break from feeding to scratch against the nearby trees. Lemoyian had brief strength testing exercise with Kithaka that didn't last for long since Bongo passed by and pushed both of them away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  In the evening, Lemoyian and Kithaka spent some time in a strength testing exercise that ended quickly when Vuria intervened by pushing the two boys away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2017  After mud bath, Lemoyian, Barsilinga and Kamok headed for soil dusting while Roi, Shukuru and Garzi opted for a scratching exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  The herd shared the lucerne peacefully and shortly later, they were joined by Madiba and Buchuma.  
 
Out in the bush, Lemoyian took a break from feeding to scratch against a tree while Narok enjoyed feeding while leaning on a rock. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Madiba joined the orphans but parted ways with them soon after the mud bath was over. In the afternoon, Garzi, Shukuru, Lemoyian and Laragai took a break from feeding and relaxed under a tree for awhile before they resumed browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Out in the bush Lemoyian and Bomani settled to feed from the same shrub, as Boromoko and Sokotei were involved in a light strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  In the afternoon, Boromoko settled to feed with Lemoyian while Naseku settled to feed with Sokotei. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Boromoko and Olsekki put their trunks in their mouths soon after taking their milk. Lemoyian engaged Barsilinga in a light strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Bomani spotted them first and charged at them. The warthogs were adamant but it was only when Lemoyian, Narok and Sokotei joined Bomani in charging that the warthogs decided to run for their dear lives. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Kithaka and Lemoyian had a strength testing exercise that went on for quite some time before they resumed browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Their game attracted Lemoyian who dueled with Sokotei but their game ended in a draw. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  Garzi tried to challenge Kalama but he was overpowered and this prompted him to surrender. Lemoyian had a brief chat with Tumaren as they settled to share food from the same shrub. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  They were Mutara and Makireti’s group. They joined them to eat lucerne with Kanjoro scratching on the rocks with Lemoyian separately, while the others ate lucerne. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse on the west of the Ithumba Hill. Lemoyian played with Garzi while Kithaka played with Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  In the afternoon, Olsekki spent some time soil dusting while Lemoyian engaged Garzi in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2017  On the way to the browsing field, the orphans were joined by Makireti, Kilabasi and Kasigau. After mud bath, Lemoyian challenged Kithaka while Barsilinga tried his hand on Kasigau. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  The juniors intermingled with the Ex Orphans; Enkikwe engaged Chaimu in a pushing game while Boromoko played with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  The five junior Ex Orphans joined the orphans soon when they were let out. Sokotei, Boromoko, Lemoyian, Roi and Oltaiyoni started their day activities by scratching on the nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  The juniors were again joined by Buchuma and Tomboi. Lemoyian joined Tomboi at the water trough in drinking water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Bongo, the water boy, was the last one to quit the mud bath. Shortly later, Teleki engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game that ended quickly when Lemoyian surrendered. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  At the browsing field, Bongo engaged Barsilinga in a pushing game that ended soon when Barsilinga surrendered. Lemoyian settled to feed with Sirimon while Kamok settled to feed with Naseku. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Sirimon got a free ride from Roi and later Sirimon climbed on Olsekki. After mud bath, Lemoyian engaged Kithaka in a pushing game that ended soon when Kithaka surrendered. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  After mud bath Lemoyian participated in a soil dusting exercise where he was joined by Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Turkwel had a light pushing game with Orwa while Kithaka engaged Lemoyian in a light strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  After arriving in the bush Sokotei and Lemoyian opened their day activities with a pushing game that ended when Bomani intervened by pushing the two boys away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Shukuru, Naseku and Sirimon spent some time scratching on the nearby rocks. At the browsing field Olsekki, Bongo and Lemoyian settled to feed together while Roi, Boromoko and Bomani settled for soil dusting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Lemoyian and Sokotei started their day by engaging each other in a strength testing exercise while Laragai had a lone game of rolling on the ground. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  At mud bath it was very hot so all the orphans went for a mud bath. Lemoyian took advantage of riding on those who lay down in the water as Barsilinga engaged Kilaguni in a light pushing game while still in water. (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  At mud bath time, the temperature was moderate and only Bongo, Boromoko, Lemoyian, Siangiki and Kanjoro participated in wallowing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Soon after leaving the stockade, Lemoyian and Bongo entwined their trunks in morning greetings. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2017  Lemoyian engaged Bomani in a morning warm up pushing exercise. (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  Narok settled to feed with Naseku, Kauro and Kamok while Lemoyian teamed up with Kilabasi and Makireti. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Later, Barsilinga quit playing with Garzi and moved to play with Laragai as Kithaka tried to win against Lemoyian in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Later, Narok came across a fallen tree that she used to scratch her belly. Lemoyian engaged Kithaka in a pushing game that saw Lemoyian emerge as the winner. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Roi and Oltaiyoni were completely at ease but Kamok wanted to stay close to her keepers. In the bush Lemoyian engaged Boromoko in a pushing game that ended when Lemoyian attempted to mount on Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Suguta also lay on the ground where Mutara came over and scratched her belly against Suguta. Out in the bush Lemoyian engaged Kithaka in a pushing game while Sirimon played with Sokotei. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Shortly later, he was joined by Sokotei and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Barsilinga lost the game to Bongo and opted to lower his level by going to attack Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Garzi came across an anthill that he played on by lying on his stomach. Lemoyian played with Boromoko but their game ended when Lemoyian tried to climb on Boromoko. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Soon after leaving the stockade, the orphans headed straight to the browsing field apart from Bongo and Lemoyian who passed by the water trough to have water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Out in the bush, Kithaka, Kanjoro and Barsilinga scratched against the nearby trees while Lemoyian settled to browse with Sirimon. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Soon after leaving the stockade in the morning, Kithaka and Lemoyian engaged each other in a pushing game that didn't last for long as Orwa intervened and pushed the two boys away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Lemoyian went down on his knees to dig soil on an anthill using his tusks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Soon after leaving the stockade, Kithaka engaged Lemoyian in a warm up pushing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  The orphans walked slowly and carefully to avoid falling on the slippery ground. Olsekki and Sirimon had a warm up exercise that was done through pushing one another. Soon after arriving at the browsing field, Sokotei came across a fallen log that he used to scratch his belly on, as Bomani and Lemoyian settled to feed together and later had a light pushing game; this didn't last for long since Bomani didn't show much interest in the game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Lemoyian and Bomani started their day by engaging each other in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  At the browsing field, Kithaka, Narok and Lemoyian took a break from feeding to participate in a game of rolling on the ground. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Lemoyian stood close to Kasigau and extended his trunk to him in what appeared to be a questions and answers session. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Lemoyian was not left out either but walked towards Bomani where they staged their own strength testing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Lemoyian walked to the nearby rocks and spent some time scratching his buttocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  When the orphans were let out, Lemoyian played with Boromoko while Orwa played with Narok and Olsekki with Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Once the orphans were out, Garzi settled close to a nearby tree so as to scratch his neck. Kithaka and Lemoyian started their day by engaging each other in a strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2016  Kithaka and Lemoyian spent some time in a strength testing exercise as Bomani attempted to climb on Olsekki. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Sirimon was scratching his hind legs on the same rock. Lemoyian was play fighting with Bomani and they were kissing each other. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  After Bongo had a feast on the lucerne and felt satisfied, he started trying to climb on Lemoyian as they enjoyed a play fight. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Barsilinga was browsing with Garzi and Shukuru with Bongo. Barsilinga later started play fought with Garzi whilst Lemoyian played with Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Keeper Abdi was talking to Boromoko while Kithaka and Lemoiyan were play fighting. Lemoyian likes playing too and he charged over to Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  The group later walked to the water trough to drink water and finally they walked out to the bush. 
In the bush, Lemoyian and Barsilinga were browsing together as everyone in the group struggled to browse higher for green and fresh pasture. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Orwa and Narok led the group to the water trough for water. Lemoyian and Orwa were having a chat and later the group headed to the bush. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Barsilinga and Narok were play-fighting and Orwa intervened to separate them. Kithaka and Lemoyian started play fighting while Orwa tried to climb on Narok after separating her play fight with Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Later on, all of them became much more happy and active. Narok was playing with Barsilinga and climbing on him. Boromoko, Lemoyian, Bomani and Garzi were having fun as Lemoyian climbed on Bomani’s back. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Then Bongo went to play with Narok and later Narok started entertaining their friends by rolling on the ground with Lemoyian and Bomani trying to climb on her. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Bongo was also playing in the mud and digging into the soil with his tusk while Vuria splashed water as he played. Lemoyian on the other side was climbing on Kithaka, and Orwa and Barsilinga test their strength by play fighting with each other. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Kithaka and Shukuru went on scratching on a different rock. Bongo was quietly eating lucerne peacefully in the corner. Lemoyian, Narok and Kithaka were the first ones to take off to the water trough to drink water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Barsilinga started scratching on the tree while Bomani played with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  They were later accompanied by Sokotei, Boromoko and Sirimon. Lemoyian also joined them in the mud hole and he started play fighting with Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Boromoko and Sirimon were scratching on one tree at the same time. Lemoyian was patting Kithaka and later invited Bomani to join in their cuddle. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Orwa started playing with Kibo. Bomani and Laragai went back to their stockade accompanied by Chyulu. Kithaka and Lemoyian started play fighting and later Lemoyian went on to play fight with Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  The group later headed to the mudbath. Here, some of the orphans like Narok, Bongo, Shukuru, Barsilinga, Lemoyian, Laragai, Sirimon and Sokotei played vigorously. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  The three Ex Orphans peacefully enjoyed the lucerne without any fear of interruption. Lemoyian was eating with Chaimu and Ishanga and slightly later the orphans all went out to drink water and go to the bush to browse. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Teleki was playing a funny game and rolling on the ground whilst Olsekki playing with Siangiki and Bomani play fought with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Lemoyian later led the group to the mudbath for milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  Narok on the other side was playing and rolling the ground as she picked and threw chunks of soil on her back. Lemoyian later led the group back home in the evening. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2016  n the bush everyone was busy browsing while Bomani was scratching behind his ears. Lemoyian led the group towards the mudbath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Lemoyian and Garzi participated in a soil dusting exercise soon after wallowing while Kithaka charged at a monkey that was passing a few meters away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Lemoyian, who was feeding close to Boromoko, pushed Boromoko and confiscated the lucerne he was feeding on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  At mud bath time it was all quiet with no wild elephants showing up. Lemoyian engaged Bomani in a play fight as Garzi stood close by acting as the referee. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  The orphans browsed calmly throughout the entire morning and at mud bath time Laragai and Lemoyian gave four warthogs a hard time by denying them the access to the water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  The bull tried to deny them drinking water and later charged at them while they were wallowing. The orphans moved to the furthest corner of the mud bath and later walked up to drink water before the bull came back to water trough. When the bull walked up to water trough, the orphans dispersed since they had drunk enough water and did not want to be pushed by the big bull! Barsilinga played with Lemoyian while Laragai moved to have a soil dusting exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Garzi played with Lemoyian while still in the water as Boromoko splashed water using his trunk in an expression of happiness. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  What Garzi had forgotten in his calculations was that strength matters a lot in a pushing game. Kithaka engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game but their game was cut short by Kasigau who intervened by pushing the two boys away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Orwa briefly engaged Meibei in a pushing game that ended soon when Orwa surrendered. Laragai, Lemoyian and Barsilinga settled to browse together while Siangiki settled to browse with her friend Enkikwe. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Sokotei had a strength testing exercise with Lemoyian but it was cut short by Bomani when he came and pushed Lemoyian away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  In the afternoon, Olsekki played with Siangiki as Bomani dueled with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Boromoko settled to feed close to Garzi and from time to time, Boromoko could be seen putting his trunk in Garzi's mouth. Lemoyian, Narok and Bomani spent time browsing together while Sokotei and Olsekki shared food from the same shrub. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  The four wild dogs ran for their safety rather than be trampled by an elephant! Lemoyian walked to the water trough were he enjoyed drinking water while watching a friendly pushing match between Tomboi and Buchuma. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Twenty one wild bulls joined them there too. Lemoyian and Bomani had a strength testing exercise that ended when Orwa intervened and pushed the two boys away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Bomani engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game and later it was Bongo tackling Vuria. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Barsilinga came across a fallen tree that he used to scratch his belly on while Lemoyian and Boromoko shared shade under the same tree as the temperature continued to skyrocket. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016   
Out in the bush Olsekki settled to browse with Orwa while Lemoyian settled to browse with Laragai. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  October  2016  After mud bath, Bomani engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game and later played with Garzi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  At the browsing field, Shukuru settled to browse with Bongo while Lemoyian took sometime off from feeding to play with Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Then Olare and her group arrived. Sokotei was in a charging mood and ran around trumpeting, a game that also attracted Lemoyian’s attention. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  On the way to the browsing field, Orwa engaged Kilaguni in a strength testing exercise which he lost minutes later. Lemoyian settled to browse with Bomani while Garzi settled to browse with Vuria. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  At the browsing field, Lemoyian settled to browse with Narok while Boromoko browsed with Sirimon. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2016  Out in the bush, Olsekki settled to browse with Kithaka and Barsilinga as Boromoko settled to browse with Laragai. Lemoyian took a break from feeding and had a strength testing exercise with Bongo but ended up losing the game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  The others followed them and headed to the bush afterwards. 
 
In the bush Orwa scratched behind his ears while Lemoyian and Laragai test their strength by play fighting. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Barsilinga and Garzi were playing with one stick in their both their mouths. Bomani and Lemoyian later started a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  At mud bath time, the orphans were joined by Mutara and her group who participated in wallowing together. Kithaka and Lemoyian engaged each other in a pushing game that ended when Kanjoro passed by and pushed the two boys out of his way. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  The bulls were kind enough to share the water with the orphans without any problems. Lemoyian and Kithaka engaged one another in a pushing game while Sirimon and Boromoko headed for soil dusting soon after wallowing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Lemoyian blocked Garzi on his way out but Garzi had no time for Lemoyian and so pushed him out of the way. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  At mud bath time the orphans were only joined by two wild bulls who left soon after they had enough water. Lemoyian, who is proving to be a tough little boy these days, engaged Bongo in a pushing game and when he lost, moved on to vent his anger out on Kithaka. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  As soon as she came out, Lemoyian, who was following her closely behind, pushed Siangiki and took the branch away from her. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Soon after they were through with the lucerne, Shukuru led the way to the browsing field. Kithaka settled to browse with Lemoyian and Barsilinga while Orwa was pushed by Shukuru when he stepped on grass Shukuru was trying to uproot. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Lemoyian took a break from feeding to play withKithaka but ended up losing the game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  After mud bath, Lemoyian engaged Bomani in a pushing game that went on for quite some time. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Lemoyian had a strength testing exercise with Garzi while Kithaka tussled with Bomani. (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  Soon after leaving the stockade, Lemoyian engaged Bomani in a pushing game while Garzi tried to tackle Kibo. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Garzi came across a fallen tree that he used to scratch his belly on. Lemoyian and Kithaka had a brief strength testing exercise that ended soon when Lemoyian surrendered. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Shortly later, the orphans left for browsing. Lemoyian and Kithaka started their day’s activities with a pushing exercise as the rest of group settled for browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Sidai, Naserian, Nasalot, Loijuk, Chyulu, Lenana and a female wild elephant together with her two calves stood by Gawa throughout the day. 
 
At mud bath time, the weather was chilly and Barsilinga decided to keep himself busy by playing with Kithaka as Bomani played with Lemoyian(read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Boromoko later led the way to the browsing field.  
 
At mud bath time, the weather was chilly and Lemoyian decided to have fun by playing with Garzi while Barsilinga used a nearby tree to scratch his itchy ear. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  September  2016  Vuria engaged Naisula to a pushing game while Lemoyian challenged Kithaka in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Teleki learned some pushing techniques from Sidai while Garzi learned from Zurura.  
 
Out in the bush, Lemoyian engaged Bongo on a pushing game while Shukuru and Narok spent some time scratching on a big rock. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Shortly later, Shukuru led the way out to the bush. Bomani and lemoyian started their day’s activities by engaging each other in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Bomani took some time to scratch his buttocks against the nearby rocks while Lemoyian played with Garzi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Kithaka walked to tackle Bongo but he lost the game to and he saw the only option left was to settle for browsing. Lemoyian, the little tough guy, decided to test his strength against Orwa who is much bigger than him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  At the browsing field, Lemoyian started his day’s activities by trying to climb on Sirimon while Barsilinga engaged Garzi in a strength testing exercise that went on for quite some time. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Laragai had a brief conversation with Lemoyian before Lemoyian went to play with Teleki, Bongo, Garzi and finally with Sokotei who he attempted to climb on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2016  Boromoko settled on a fallen tree to scratch soon after leaving the mud bath while Barsilinga, Narok, Lemoyian, Shukuru, Orwa, Bomani and Vuria settled for soil dusting. (read more...) view
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At the browsing field, Bongo engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game while Barsilinga played with Garzi. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  August  2016  It was only then Orwa, Bomani, Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Vuria joined Bongo in chasing the birds away. (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  August  2016  Lemoyian spotted them and tried to scare them away as well but the warthogs stood they ground; so as not to face any further embarrassment Lemoyian pretended that he hadn't seen them. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  t the mud bath Barsilinga was busy sharpening his tusks on a tree as he clear off some insects from his trunk as well. Lemoyian also came to scratch on the same tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  After feeding, Bomani started trying to climb on Lemoyian and later they all walked back home in the evening. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Later Lemoyian led the group to mudbath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Shukuru was stretching to get chunks of soil for a dust bath. Lemoyian later led the group to mudbath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Lemoyian and Bongo passed by the water trough where they drank enough water to see them through the entire morning. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  The two girls had nothing to do after Orwa walked off and so to kill their boredom they decided to turn on each other, a game that went on for quite some time before Narok surrendered. Olare’s group escorted the juniors to the browsing field and two hours later, without the keeper’s knowledge, they made away with Barsilinga, Kithaka, Boromoko, Sokotei, Sirimon, Lemoyian and Narok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Teleki engaged Ololoo in a pushing game as Sokotei had a brief strength testing exercise with Sirimon. Lemoyian went into Shukuru's stockade and picked a branch that he chewed as he walked out to the browsing field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Sokotei met with Chaimu and they entwined their trunks before parting ways. Vuria and Lemoyian lagged behind trying to pick up leftover lucerne as their friends left for browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  n the way to the browsing field, Boromoko was escorted by Laragai and Teleki as Bongo and Lemoyian lagged behind as they charged at warthogs that had come for water at the stockade. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Shukuru then led the way out to browse. Orwa came across a fallen dry tree that he used to scratch his itchy belly on. Lemoyian and Garzi soil dusted together and thereafter had a strength testing exercise, before resuming browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  The weather was chilly and the orphans didn't bother getting into the mud but relaxed close to the water trough. Lemoyian engaged Narok in a light pushing game as Siangiki scratched her itching foot on a tree stump. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  Orwa settled to browse with Bomani as Narok fed with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2016  A while later, Tomboi escorted the juniors to the browsing field and after that he left them.  
Whilst out browsing Lemoyian settled to browse with Teleki while Garzi had a pushing game with Barsilinga. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  July  2016  The orphans were then joined by Mutara’s group. Orwa, who likes to test his strength against his seniors, got an opportunity to play with Mutara and later with Suguta.  
At mud bath time, the juniors were joined by five wild bulls and after sharing the drinking water, Siangiki scratched her ear against a nearby acacia tree while Orwa visited a nearby small hole to soil dust himself, as Lemoyian played with Garzi. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  July  2016  They all interacted with Orwa, play fighting with Kitirua.Later on, Lemoyian led the group to mudbath. (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. Lemoyian tackled Bomani as Narok played with Bongo. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  The orphans settled to browse in Kanziku area. Barsilinga settled to browse close to Lemoyian and from time to time took some grass from Lemoyian’s mouth. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Kitirua settled close to Siangiki and Enkikwe while Teleki tested his strength against Lenana. Kithaka, Lemoyian and Ololoo spent awhile scratching on the nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  After the orphans were through with lucerne, Lemoyian led the way to the water trough where the orphans drank enough water before leaving to browse. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Because of the hot weather, our orphans played fully in the mudbath with Vuria, Bongo, Laragai, Narok, Barsilinga and Lemoyian showing their happiness by swimming very vigorously. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Lemoyian started playing with Garzi and the Barsilinga led the group to mudbath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  In the bush Lemoyian was scratching on a bent tree while Vuria played with Orwa. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  They fed quietly without being disturbed by any wild elephants or Ex Orphans. Lemoyian and Laragai were separately scratching on the rocks while Garzi with Laragai play fought. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Bomani also started playing with Lemoyian and later Laragai led the group back home in the evening. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  At the browsing field, Shukuru settled to browse with Teleki while Orwa browsed with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  On the way to the browsing field, Bomani and Lemoyian had a misunderstanding that they settled by pushing one another. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Barsilinga shared lucerne with Lemoyian as Orwa settled close to Narok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Soon Wiva charged at Olsekki as Ololoo played with Orwa.  
In the browsing field, Bongo played Lemoyian as Kithaka settled to browse with Vuria. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2016  At the browsing field, Teleki spent some time in soil dusting and later engaged Lemoyian in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse in the Kanziku area where Narok teamed up with Lemoyian and Garzi with Laragai to browse. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  Lemoyian engaged Garzi in a pushing game that lasted for quite some time. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2016  These were Orwa, Barsilinga, Kithaka, Lemoyian and Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  A short while the wild bulls left and Tomboi with Enkikwe joined the rest of the orphans for some Lucerne after which Tomboi returned to the water trough followed by Siangiki, Olsekki and Enkikwe. Narok enjoyed a pushing game with Orwa after which Orwa mounted Narok while Teleki engaged Vuria in a strength testing game and Bomani took on Lemoyian(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. Lemoyian tackled Bomani as Narok played with Bongo. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Bomani had a warm up pushing game with Garzi before going to play with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Suguta played with Ololoo as Orok played with Zurura.  
 
At the browsing field Narok settled to browse with Lemoyian as Olsekki browsed with Enkikwe. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Soon after leaving the stockade in the morning, Garzi and Lemoyian exchanged morning greetings in the form of a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Teleki mounted Enkikwe as Lemoyian pulled the Olsekki’s tail when he passed in front of him while they were browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Lemoyian decided to stick to Turkwel and watch her to learn what particular vegetation she enjoyed feeding on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Lemoyian settled to browse with Laragai while Shukuru and Barsilinga came across nice rocks that they used to scratch their bodies. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Teleki didn’t tolerate Kasigau's behaviour and pushed him as he walked away. Bomani played Lemoyian as Kithaka played with Garzi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Kithaka and Lemoyian started their pushing game immediately after drinking their milk this morning. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Soon after leaving the stockade, Kithaka engaged Lemoyian in a light pushing game while Vuria played with Bongo. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Lemoyian and Bomani started their day with a pushing game while Narok walked down and had a soil bath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Olare the group leader was missing and Melia was leading the group. As soon as the orphans left the stockade, Lemoyian led the way to the browsing field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  At mud bath time the orphans were joined by a few members of the Ex Orphan group. Chyulu walked with Lemoyian to go and drink water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Bomani and Lemoyian had a light warm up strength testing exercise that lasted for a short time until Lemoyian surrendered. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Soon after leaving the stockade in the morning, Bomani and Lemoyian entwined their trunks in morning greetings. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Soon after drinking their morning milk, Kithaka and Lemoyian had some differences that led them to push one another. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Upon arriving at the browsing field Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga formed a team of three and fed separately from the rest of the group. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Shortly before Lualeni led the orphans to the browsing field, Shukuru, Lemoyian and Barsilinga spent some time scratching on nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  In the afternoon, Lualeni parted ways with the juniors, leaving Mutara’s group in charge.  (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  This drew the attention of her friends who followed her to see if she had been hurt. Later, Lemoyian led the way back to the browsing field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  In the afternoon, Barsilinga settled to browse with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Barsilinga spent some time dusting himself before making his way deep into the bush. Lemoyian, Bomani and Teleki settled to browse together for quite some time while Barsilinga settled to browse with Laragai. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga just stood a distance away and waited for the no-nonsense Laragai to move away from the gate. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  Lemoyian came across a nice shrub that he liked so much he went to the extent of going down on his knees to eat it using his mouth. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2016  We face a long dry season ahead if it doesn't rain. The juniors left the stockade in a jovial mood. Lemoyian exchanged morning greetings with Laragai as Barsilinga walked straight to a nearby rock that he used to scratch his belly on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Garzi and Bomani were playing and pushing each other. Lemoyian led the group back home in the evening. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  This encouraged the juniors to join him. Shukuru, Narok, Bongo, Laragai, Garzi, Teleki and Lemoyian joined Kilaguni to wallow in the water and they had a prolonged mud bathing session. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Later they walked away to the bush for browsing. There Orwa and Bongo started play fighting as usual while Lemoyian and Garzi were scratching on a rock in different styles. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Once there the elephants decided it was too cold to wallow in but they drank little water and started having dust bath. Lemoyian was the most playful at the dust bath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016   
At the mudbath it was not very hot after the rain last night. Bongo, Kilabasi, Mutara and Lemoyian played in the water vigorously with Kasigau being the best swimmer amongst them for the day. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Later Ololoo quit the game and went to challenge Kanjoro. In the browsing field, Lemoyian settled to browse with Laragai as the rest scattered in search of better pastures. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Garzi teamed up with Lemoyian to browse and shortly before eleven o'clock in the morning, the juniors were joined by Lenana, Challa, Nasalot, Sunyei, Ishanga, Ololoo, Meibai, Orok and a wild elephant. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Orwa engaged Bongo in a strength testing exercise as Lemoyian and Barsilinga spent time scratching their bellies on a nearby rock. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Barsilinga, Kithaka and Lemoyian started their day by scratching themselves on the nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Later in the day, the sun was getting hot and this prompted Vuria, Orwa and Lemoyian to flap their ears continuously to cool themselves down. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  Bomani threatened Lemoyian with dire consequences if he dared to pick lucerne that was close to him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  diately after leaving the stockade, Bomani used the concrete bench outside his stockade to scratch his buttocks as Garzi and Lemoyian competed who between them would get to the lucerne first. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  At mud bath only Bongo went wallowing in the mud bath. Teleki, Lemoyian, Narok and Laragai just stood slightly in the water and splashed water behind their their ears. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  After that she came back to rejoin her friends. Garzi and Lemoyian settled in the same spot as they really enjoyed splashing water behind their ears to cool off. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  The orphans didn't stay for long to share lucerne with the Ex Orphans but left for the bush. Chyulu escorted Lemoyian to the bush and shared plants with him before returning to join her friends. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  In the afternoon Orwa settled to browse with Lemoyian as Bomani spent some time soil dusting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  When the gates opened for the juniors to leave for browsing this morning, Bomani walked and stood at the gate entrance, blocking Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian from coming out. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2016  After feeding on lucerne, Narok led the way to the browsing field. At the browsing field, Lemoyian settled to feed with Teleki and later joined Barsilinga while Orwa browsed with Bongo. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  At the browsing field, Orwa and Lemoyian decided to share food from one tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  Barsilinga and Lemoyian decided to conduct their scratching close to the wild bulls but as they faced the opposite direction. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  Barsilinga Narok and Lemoyian opted for a soil dusting exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse at Kanziku area. Lemoyian spent most of his time browsing close to Barsilinga while Bongo browsed close to Suguta. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  The sun was hot and only Kanjoro, Garzi, Teleki and Bongo participated in wallowing. Lemoyian and Narok relaxed under a nearby acacia tree while Rapsu opted for a soil dusting exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  After leaving the stockade early in the morning, Bomani and Lemoyian entwined their trunks in greeting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  At the browsing field Shukuru, Laragai, Lemoyian and Orwa shared the same tree to feed from. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  On the way to the browsing field, the boys developed a playing mood. Vuria played with Bongo while Lemoyian mount climbed on Laragai, who decided to lie down to play. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  Laragai was trying to kick Bomani from behind! Orwa, Bongo and Vuria also played together and Lemoyian mounted on Turkwel – fun and games all round! (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  Lemoyian and Kithaka spent some time play fighting as did Orwa and Vuria and Laragai pushed Bomani whilst Teleki stood by watching them. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  Vuria was testing the strength of his usual partner Bongo, Laragai with Garzi, Orwa with Kanjoro, Lemoyian with Kithaka and Bomani with Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  During their time in the bush, Kithaka started scratching on a tree while Lemoyian enjoyed the early morning browse nearby. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  The orphans set of to browse heading to the mudbath. At a waiting area before the feeding point Lemoyian was scratching on a baobab tree with Vuria as they played before mudbath time; they looked happy as they waited for their milk bottles. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  Orwa engaged Mutara in a pushing game but lost to her. Barsilinga, Kithaka and Lemoyian kept themselves busy by scratching on nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  In the afternoon, the clouds cleared giving way to sun shine. Kithaka, Lemoyian, Vuria, Garzi and Teleki opted to feed under the trees so as to escape the scorching sun. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  After arriving at the browsing field, the boys were apparently in a playing mood. Lemoyian played with Bomani as Garzi engaged Barsilinga in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  After leaving the stockade, the orphans settled briefly in the stockade compound as Narok, Lemoyian, Bomani, Barsilinga, Kainuk and Bongo kept themselves busy by scratching against the nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  March  2016  In the afternoon, Vuria charged at two dikdiks that ran past him. Vuria, with assistance from Lemoyian, tried to run after the dikdiks but they couldn't catch them. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  Lemoyian and Bomani locked their trunks in morning greetings when they met outside the stockade soon after coming out. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  Kanjoro engaged Olare in a pushing game but he was overpowered by Olare and quit the game. 
 
In the browsing field Lemoyian teamed up with Chaimu to browse. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  February  2016  Soon after leaving the stockade, Lemoyian and Kithaka had a brief strength testing exercise that lasted until Lemoyian surrendered. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse on the eastern side of the Ithumba Hill. Turkwel settled to browse with Lemoyian where Lemoyian watched with great interest the type of plants that Turkwel was feeding on, and then he did the same. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016   
In the browsing field Garzi spent some time feeding with Sities while Lemoyian soil dusted as Orwa engaged Kilabasi in a strength testing game. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  February  2016  These games attracted Lemoyian who engaged Kithaka in a pushing game; after Kithaka won that game he turned to Bomani but he ended up losing miserably to Bomani too. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  Lemoyian and Kithaka had a disagreement soon after drinking their morning milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  on after leaving the stockade Orwa and Turkwel started their day with a strength testing exercise as Bomani, Kithaka, Narok, Lemoyian and Teleki scratched on nearby rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  This somehow activated the orphans’ mood as Bongo engaged Kanjoro in a pushing game while Orwa played with Narok. Lemoyian soil dusted under the watchful eye of Kainuk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  Whilst browsing, Lemoyian played with Laragai while Garzi tested his strength with Narok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  Barsilinga who was standing close by joined Vuria in pushing the tree.  
 
In the browsing field, Lemoyian played Laragai while Garzi tested his strength by engaging Bomani in a pushing game. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  February  2016  A short while later it started drizzling which put the orphans in a playful mood. Garzi, Teleki, Narok, Shukuru and Lemoyian rolled around in the wet red earth smearing themselves with mud and having a lovely time. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  Bongo and Vuria started the day by engaging each other in a strength testing games which put both Lemoyian and Bomani in a playful mood. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  February  2016  On the way to the browsing field Laragai and Lemoyian competed who among them should be ahead of the other. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Chyulu decided to join the juniors simply because of her love for Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Narok engaged Orwa in a light pushing game as the smallest, Lemoyian, played with Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Lemoyian engaged Bomani in a pushing game; when the game was apparently over, Lemoyian followed Bomani slowly behind and when the opportunity presented itself he attempted to mount climb on Bomani’s back. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Out in the bush Garzi and Barsilinga engaged each other in a strength testing exercise as Lemoyian settled to browse with Kainuk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  In the evening, the orphans came across a small pool that  (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Kainuk took Lemoyian and went to relax under a tree as the rest walked slowly back to the browsing field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Barsilinga and Lemoyian spent some time scratching on rocks around the hill. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  After Laragai had enough of soil dusting, she walked away to her left and joined Lemoyian in browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Vuria and Bongo started the day's activities by engaging each other in a strength testing exercise. Suguta teamed up with Lemoyian to browse while Kainuk browsed with her long time friend Turkwel. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Teleki, Vuria, Laragai, Garzi and Suguta stretched out their trunks towards him in greeting. The naughty Madiba then instead threatened to push them. The orphans quickly moved away leaving Teleki attempting to challenge Madiba. Teleki couldn't withstand Madiba’s strength and so he had no option other than to withdraw and use his legs to escape!  
 
In the bush Lemoyian teamed up with Kithaka to browse as Laragai browsed with Kanjoro. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Lemoyian, who was feeding close to Bomani, decided to try and test his strength on him while Barsilinga settled scores with Kithaka through pushing one another. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Here Kithaka came across a rock that he used to scratch his neck. He was joined by Lemoyian and Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  The orphans later isolated themselves and started browsing on their own with Barsilinga browsing next to Lemoyian in the bush. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Bomani was riding on Barsilinga as Barsilinga enjoyed rolling in the water while Lemoyian played with Laragai. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Orwa finally accepted defeat and quit to play with Barsilinga who is junior to him.  
 
Kainuk and Lemoyian spent some time soil dusting in the wet soil. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Bomani and Lemoyian had a brief tussle with Bomani having the intention of climbing on Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  Narok was the first one to leave the stockade followed by Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  January  2016  A short while later, the groups parted ways. The orphans had a quiet morning until at mud bath time when Laragai and Lemoyian had a disagreement that ended in a fight. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  Lemoyian joined Mutara in browsing while Turkwel paired with Laragai in feeding. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  After Bongo went into the water, some of his friends followed him in while the likes of Kithaka, Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Orwa, and Shukuru escaped and moved further away from the mud bath to wait for their friends. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  At mud bath time, the orphans participated in wallowing apart from Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian who had disappeared into the bush immediately after taking their milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  Kithaka and Kanjoro didn't stop at the stockade compound but headed straight to the browsing field. Lemoyian settled to browse with Suguta and later engaged Bomani whose tusks haven't come out yet, in a strength testing exercise. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  The orphans had a quiet morning with Lemoyian feeding close to Laragai and later shifting to feed with Turkwel. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  Lemoyian browsed with Suguta and Kanjoro, Teleki with Bongo and Sities with Turkwel. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  The orphans settled to feed at Kanziku area where Narok spent some time playing with Orwa. Lemoyian relaxed under a tree with his back leg crossed like a Maasai, as Laragai spent some time picking grass from Bongo’s mouth. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  At the browsing field, Lemoyian attached himself to Turkwel while Bomani spent some time soil dusting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  At mud bath time, Lemoyian led the first group to the mud bath while Vuria led the second group and Kanjoro led the last group which consists of the older orphans. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  Shortly later, Mutara led the way to the browsing field where Lemoyian teamed up with Suguta in feeding. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  At eleven o’clock in the morning, Kithaka led the first group to the mud bath. Yet again, Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian boycotted the wallowing exercise and left to wait for their friends under a tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  At mud bath time, only Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga didn't wallow, these three orphans seem not to like the water, and particularly deep water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  The scratching exercises attracted Mutara, Bomani, Narok and Lemoyian who all moved towards the rocks to scratch their bodies. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  At mud bath time, Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian boycotted the watergames and continued to eat. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  At mud bath time, Barsilinga, Kithaka, Lemoyian and Shukuru just stood at the water’s edge and didn't participate in wallowing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  December  2015  In the afternoon, Lemoyian teamed up with Turkwel in browsing and later shifted base and went to browse with Kainuk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  Out in the bush Vuria was climbing a rock with Barsilinga, Lemoyian, Kithaka, Orwa and Garzi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  Lemoyian led the rest of the herd to the bush. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  Bongo was mounting Orwa whilst trying to swim at the same time. Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian didn’t play with Kithaka who was scratching on a tree in the mudbath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  Turkwel started scratching her belly on a bent tree and as soon as she left Lemoyian went to the same tree to have a neck scratch. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  Sities and Narok seemed to enjoy the game much more than the rest. Later on, Lemoyian led the group to the mudbath for milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  He was with Lemoiyan but Lemoyian was not that active. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  Kithaka also went down to his knees and start rolling in the mud while Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Teleki watched him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  He was very much more active and his friends Kainuk, Shukuru, Mutara, Kithaka, Bomani, Lemoyian and Garzi joined him; he started playing and mounting on Kithaka. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  Lemoyian started scratching on a rock and the birds started singing as the keepers and elephants welcomed the new day, such as the Hidada ibis’s, Eagles and Redwing starlings. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  November  2015  The group later started walking slowly as they browsed towards the mudbath. Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Kithaka were in the first group to the mudbath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  At one point Kanjoro, Barsilinga, Bomani and Lemoyian drew water from their stomachs and sprayed it behind their ears. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Shortly later, the juniors were joined by Half Trunk, a wild elephant and Zurura. After mud bathing, Kithaka, Lemoyian, Narok, Zurura and Vuria occupied different trees for scratching as Orwa, Laragai and Turkwel settled for soil dusting. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Four wild bulls were drinking water at the stockade water trough when Lemoyian led the orphans out from the stockade. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Sities joined Sidai in guarding Wiva as Chyulu remained close to Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  In the afternoon, the orphans settled to browse at Kanziku area. Kainuk teamed up with Lemoyian, Barsilinga and Kithaka in browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Lemoyian was the first one to leave the stockade followed by Narok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Chyulu and Lenana walked straight into the stockade and escorted Lemoyian out. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Narok played with Orwa briefly before settling to browse. Chyulu, who had escorted Lemoyian to the browsing field, watched him for sometime as he scratched his ear on the rocks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Orwa then played with Kilabasi and later engaged Kasigau in a strength testing game. Sities, Lemoyian and Kithaka spend some time scratching on the nearby rocks as their friends were busy feeding on lucerne. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Lenana and Chyulu were busy escorting their favourite Lemoyian around the mud bath. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  This group was standing outside the stockade waiting for the juniors to leave. Lemoyian was the first one to leave the stockade followed by Narok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Lemoyian was the first one to leave the stockade in the morning soon after taking his milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Lemoyian spend some time scratching his fore leg against an acacia tree whilst Laragai played a game of her own, sitting with her trunk raised in the air. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Kithaka went straight to a scratching rock that he really loves. Lemoyian joined Kainuk in feeding on lucerne while Kanjoro stood on three legs, totally relaxed, whilst eating. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Lenana and Chyulu, who had not spent time with Lemoyian for awhile now, walked to meet him and offered their apologies for being away for so long. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  Lemoyian started the day by scratching on the nearby rocks as Shukuru watched over him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  October  2015  As the day progressed, the temperature kept climbing which made Lemoyian and Kithaka take refuge under a tree that had a good shade. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  Vuria started scratching on Lemoyian's ear and took off some ticks. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  Lenana and Chyulu went for Lemoyian and escorted him to the mud bath, and he is enjoying still being their special cosseted little boy. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  In the field Lemoyian, Bomani and Vuria teamed up together in browsing while Sities browsed with her Garzi as the rest of the herd scattered across the field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  Back in the browsing field, the sun was still hot. Barsilinga and Lemoyian stood under a tree but after some time, the two realized that the tree wasn't providing sufficient shade and so shifted to another tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  In the evening, Lemoyian came across a suitable rock that he spent some time scratching his belly on. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  Makireti joined the bulls in drinking then returned for more lucerne. Laragai, Barsilinga and Lemoyian gathered up the courage and walked towards the bulls where they joined them in drinking water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  Orwa walked away to another place leaving Kanjoro disappointed. Lemoyian tried to pull some vegetation with his trunk but he couldn't manage and so knelt down to use his mouth to cut it. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  He got into the water and started performing, as Lemoyian who sat in the front seat watched. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  Lemoyian joined Barsilinga and Kithaka in soil bathing game where Kithaka bullied Lemoyian by mounting him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  Their disagreement led to a tussle. As the two boys were dueling, Lemoyian happened to pass by and spotted the branch. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  At 9.30 in the morning, the sun was getting hot and Orwa, Turkwel, Lemoyian and Shukuru settled under a tree that had good shade as they fed on the leaves of the tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  September  2015  Kithaka appears to like the lead of every activity. Back in the browsing field, Lemoyian browsed with Turkwel while Kainuk fed with Bomani. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Bomani played with Lemoyian and Orwa played with Turkwel. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Chyulu baby-sat Lemoyian right up until it was time to leave for browsing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Shukuru enjoyed herself as she scratched her belly on Mutara who was rolling in the red soil. Lemoyian was the first one to scratch against the tree but his scratching exercise was cut short by Bongo who came and pushed him away, so he just stood to the side waiting to see if he could get another chance. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Soon after leaving the stockade the juniors were welcomed outside by Lenana, Chyulu and Loijuk. Chyulu took Lemoyian for lucerne and they fed together for some time. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  After drinking the group joined the juniors in feeding on lucerne. Kilaguni shared lucerne with Lemoyian as Chaimu pushed Bongo out of her way as she moved past him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Lemoyian, Kithaka and Barsilinga opted to relax under a tree that had a good shade. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  At the browsing field Sities tried to challenge Orwa in a pushing game but Orwa appeared uninterested and walked past Sities to settle in a soil dusting exercise. At eleven o’clock in the morning the weather was cloudy but the orphans continued in wallowing with the exception of Barsilinga, Kithaka, Lemoyian, Garzi and Orwa. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Lemoyian was the first one to leave the stockade followed by Narok. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Lemoyian browsed close to Narok as Barsilinga spend some time browsing whilst leaning against a tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Orwa played with Kilabasi as Lemoyian got an opportunity to spend time with Chyulu. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  She was later followed by Kithaka and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  At mud bath time Rapsu joined another twenty five other wild bulls in drinking water. The sun was hot and Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga were the first ones to get into the mud to cool off. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  The sun was hot and this prompted all the orphans to participate in wallowing. This included Kithaka, Lemoyian, Barsilinga and Orwa who hardly take part in mud bathing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  Lemoyian was the first one to leave the stockade soon after getting his milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  The day was hot and Lemoyian kept on feeding under the trees and when it came to mud bath time Lemoyian, Kithaka and Barsilinga join their friends in wallowing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  August  2015  After drinking water, Rapsu followed Half Trunk and his group into the bush.  
 
In the browsing field, Lemoyian and Bomani had a misunderstanding over a branch that Lemoyian had broken. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  August  2015  The temperatures were higher than usual and the keepers were surprised to see Kithaka and Lemoyian, who rarely mud bathe, join their friends for wallowing. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  As soon as the gates opened for the juniors to come out Chyulu and Lenana ran into the stockade to greet Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  After finishing their lucerne, Lemoyian tried to play with Orwa but Orwa was too strong for him so he quickly surrendered. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Kithaka, Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Vuria and Teleki joined the wild bulls in drinking water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  At mud bath time all of the orphans went into the water with the exception of Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  When the orphans arrived Lenana and Chyulu competed over who would win the heart of Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Only Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian didn't participate in the event. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  At mud bath time, despite the chilly weather, Bongo participated in wallowing. Lemoyian kept himself busy by testing his strength in trying to push down a small tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Since Chyulu and the ex-orphans were not around, Kainuk was happy because she had Lemoyian to herself and by her side. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Soon after the orphans arrived, Lemoyian received a warm welcome from Chyulu, Lenana, Sidai and Loijuk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Lemoyian teamed up with Bomani in browsing while Kainuk and Teleki entwined their trunks in greetings. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Soon when the juniors arrived, Chyulu met her Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  After the orphans had their milk Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian walked straight to drink water and intermingle with the seniors. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Chyulu as usual went straight to her Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Lemoyian was happy to have Chyulu who was waiting outside his stockade and as soon as they came out in the morning. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Kalama and Vuria both greeted each other as did Kilabasi and Teleki. Naisula greeted Lemoyian by laying her trunk on his back, a sign of affection. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Yatta with her baby Yetu and Mulika with Mwende were among them. Chyulu, the foster mother of Lemoyian, came straight to the orphan group looking for him. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  A while later Chyulu came to check on Lemoyian and they started browsing together. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  As the orphans came out of their stockades this bright morning, a group of ex-orphans were there to greet them, including Chyulu who was waiting for Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Orwa and Sities started scratching on a rock while Bongo was mounting on Vuria as they played. Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian led the group to the mudbath for their milk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Chyulu, who hadn't come the previous day, visited Lemoyian in the morning. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Sities browsed close to her friend Garzi, while Kainuk enjoyed the sole responsibility of taking care of Lemoyian since Chyulu hadn't shown up that morning. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Rapsu and Zurura engaged each other in a strength testing game, as Chyulu took over her role of taking care of Lemoyian from Kainuk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  Bomani browsed close to Mutara and Bongo browsed close to Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  July  2015  This was to make sure that she was the first one to have Lemoyian in the morning. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  When the drizzling stopped, Kanjoro, Lemoyian, Kainuk and Barsilinga played with the cool soil. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  As Mutara led the way, Chyulu escorted Lemoyian to the browsing field and Lemoyian spend some time soil dusting under the watchful eye of Chyulu. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  When the orphans left the stockade, Chyulu was quick to welcome Lemoyian and escort him to the browsing field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Chyulu browsed close to her favourite Lemoyian while Teleki browsed with Wendi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Narok met with Bongo and for a short time had a strength testing game that was disrupted by Kanjoro when he went between them separating things.  
 
Before the orphans left the stockade compound, Mulika's and Yatta's groups arrived and Chyulu headed straight to check on her Lemoyian(read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Later, Bongo and Vuria spent more time in a strength testing exercise.  
 
At mudbath time, Turkwel, Lemoyian and Barsilinga led the soil dusting as Suguta, Shukuru, Garzi, Bongo, Kanjoro, Narok and Sities had an enthusiastic wallowing session. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2015  When the gates opened, Chyulu was the first one to rush into the stockade to find out how Lemoyian slept that night. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Chyulu joined the juniors in the browsing field and headed straight to babysit Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Orwa teamed up with Barsilinga and Kithaka for browsing but Lemoyian preferred to browse with his new found friend Kainuk. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Today Mutara walked up to the water trough and put her front legs in to play with the water. Kainuk took her Lemoyian and went to relax under a tree. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  At the end, their game ended into a draw with neither getting the better of the other. 
 
At mudbath, Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga had a private session under an acacia tree to review how life has been to them ever since they relocated to 
Ithumba. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Kainuk appears to have a liking for 
Lemoyian and walked over to where Lemoyian was standing and placed her trunk on him lovingly. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Back in the browsing field, the sun was hot and Suguta, Lemoyian and Teleki decided to relax under a tree waiting for the temperatures to drop before continuing to feed. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  When the gates opened for the juniors, Chyulu went straight 
into the stockade to say hi to Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Later in the day the temperatures skyrocketed, so Barsilinga and his friend Lemoyian took a break from feeding to participate in some soil dusting in an effort to cool off. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Kainuk took Lemoyian under a tree where she herded him for some time. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Shukuru teamed up with Teleki and Mutara for browsing while Lemoyian browsed close to his friend Barsilinga, Shukuru stopped for her normal soil dusting session before resuming to browse. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  The orphans settled to browse at Kanziku area. Lemoyian, who appears to be more close to Barsilinga than Kithaka, browsed close to Barsilinga and later joined Sities in feeding. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian have now settled into the daily routine of their friends. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Teleki, Narok and Bongo joined some ex-orphans in wallowing while Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian went straight to the water trough were they squeezed themselves in the midst of the ex-orphans to get water. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Orwa then walked down to follow his friends as Lenana and Sidai tried to find out from Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian how their night had been. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Soon after getting to the browsing field, Lemoyian came across a fallen log that he cunningly used to scratch his neck. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Barsilinga and Lemoyian felt comfortable feeding close to Mutara and settled to browse by her side. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2015  Kauro and Sokotei seem to have taken on some of Kithaka and Lemoyian’s bad habits and characteristics. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  After the orphans had finished their morning breakfast they joined Sidai's group who had slept next to the stockade all night waiting for Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Lemoyian walked over to where Mutara was browsing and funnily enough Mutara didn't push him away, so this can only mean that she had some liking for Lemoyian as Mutara can be extremely grumpy at times. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2015  Soon after leaving the stockade, Sities immediately headed up to the new babies stockade to check on Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian who have become very much become a central part of the dependent orphan’s attention. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2015  he juniors settled to the east of the stockade where Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian happily browsed close to Sidai but an hour later Sidai and her group bid farewell to the juniors and disappeared. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015   
 
Elkerama has noticed that Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Kithaka are no longer in the nursery and feels a bit out of sorts. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  May  2015  For Lemoyian, Kithaka and Barsilinga it was their first morning at Ithumba. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Today was moving day for Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  May  2015  Bomani engaged Garzi in a light pushing game but this came to an end when the truck carrying Lemoyian, Barsilinga and Kithaka arrived. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  After the public visiting hour Barsilinga, Kithaka, Lemoyian, Mashariki, Suswa, Arruba, Rorogoi, Embu and Suswa went by the stockades to collect Elkerama and take him out to the bush for the afternoon. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Kithaka, Lemoyian and Kamok were well behaved today and none of them tried to push the visitors. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Today the bigger boys, Barsilinga, Kithaka, Lemoyian and Sokotei stopped by his stockade to spend some time with him when they came for their 9am milk feed at the moving truck. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015   
In the morning Arruba, Mashariki, Lemoyian, Barsilinga and Suswa all ran to his gate to greet the new orphan and spend some time with him communicating, comforting and reassuring him he had arrived in a good place and that all will be well. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  May  2015  They were busy enjoying a mudbath in a rain pool when Barsilinga and Lemoyian showed up and attempted to join them at which time the two girls got up and walked away. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2015  Right after the public visiting hour Kithaka, Suswa, Mashariki, Arruba, Rorogoi, Embu, Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Sokotei ran back to the forest in a line trumpeting the entire way as they followed the leaders; Mashariki, Embu and Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  Kithaka, Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Sokotei were the first to exit their stockade acting as an example to the others who then followed them out to the bush. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  This is scheduled for May, as is a move for Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian to Ithumba. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  The loading of the orphans was quick and without incidence. The other older orphans, Kithaka, Barsilinga, Lemoyian, Arruba, Mashariki, Rorogoi and Suswa did not seem to react negatively to the departure of their nursery friends. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  Those in training are Arruba, Mashariki, Rorogoi, Nelion, Tundani, Lentili, Lemoyian, Barsilinga and Kithaka. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  Their game was brought to a halt when Sokotei, Olsekki and Lemoyian joined them under the pretense of wanting to have a mudbath, when all the boys wanted to do was mount them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  The two were in the truck and on their way by 4am. Soon after their departure Lemoyian Sokotei and Sirimon, who had witnessed their friends leave the stockades, started to cause a bit of a fuss and had to be consoled by the keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  Balguda, Ziwa and Nelion were busy browsing while Tundani, Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga charged off in different directions chasing each other, rumbling, trumpeting and flattening bushes as they ran around, watched by a herd of Impalas. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  t the 11am visiting hour Tundani and Lemoyian had a lovely time in the mudbath playing and rolling around while splashing all the visitors. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2015  Kithaka, Tundani, Lemoyian and Nelion all enjoyed strength testing games which is typical of these little bulls. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  No one seemed to be interested. First he was ignored by Lemoyian and then by Barsilinga his best friend as both just walked away from him. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  As they were playing in the bushes Kithaka, Barsilinga, Lemoyian, Arruba, Mashariki and Lentili encountered a lone male Buffalo. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  When the orphans returned to their stockades this evening Balguda and Lemoyian entertained the visiting foster parents with their cheeky antics until it was time for everyone to leave. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  Barsilinga sized up Tundani whilst Nelion was with Lemoyian, who is one of the few not alarmed by his long tusks. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  When they left their stockades in the morning Lemoyian, Olsekki and Kauro went over to Maxwell’s stockade and tried to steal his lucerne as he was eating it. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  The boys, Kithaka, Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Tundani wanted to assert themselves and tried to be rough with her but the keepers warned them off. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Their mission was rudely interrupted by Kithaka, Lemoyian, Suswa and Lentili, who charged at the warthogs, chasing them deep into the bushes where they lost them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Lentili, Rorogoi, Arruba, Lemoyian, Kithaka and Sokotei had a great time scampering around and bush-bashing as they expressed their happiness at the start of the day. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  The group consisted only of the older boys; Nelion, Tundani, Balguda, Kithaka, Lemoyian and the three soon to be graduates, Faraja, Jasiri and Ngasha. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Balguda, who is a very quiet, polite and disciplined elephant had some fun playing with Barsilinga and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Arruba and Mashariki took him under their wing, one on either side to stop the bully boys like Lemoyian and Sokotei pushing him around. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  t mudbath during the public visiting hour Kithaka, Lentili and Lemoyian were up to some naughty tricks. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  This attracted the attention of the boys, Barsilinga, Kithaka, Lemoyian, Ngasha, Faraja and Jasiri, Tundani and Nelion along with Balguda and the big girls, Mashariki, Arruba, Suswa, Rorogoi and Lentili. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  The usual play pushing was absent even amongst the most playful boys, Kithaka, Lemoyian, Jasiri, Nelion and Barsilinga who just browsed. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  They spent quite some time mud bathing and the older ones had pushing matches slipping and sliding. Kithaka took on Lemoyian, Nelion took on Jasiri and Ngasha took on Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Barsilinga and Lemoyian were bothering Mashariki and Rorogoi today. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  He can now be found bullying the younger orphans in his group, such as Lemoyian who gave him a hard time when he first came back to the Nursery from Ithumba. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  He enjoyed strength testing and pushing games with Lemoyian engaging one another through the day. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  Kithaka was in a very mellow mood today, choosing to feed on his own and ignoring his playmates Barsilinga and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  At 3pm Jasiri took the lead to the training truck keeping a slow pace. Ngasha, Faraja, Suswa, Nelion and Lemoyian followed him not wishing to overtake him as none of them wanted to have their tail bit. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  When the orphans leave their stockades in the morning they usually do so as a group. One can often find Lemoyian, Olsekki and Balguda together as a trio while Jasiri, Faraja, Suswa and Ngasha form another group. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014   
The truck training continues and today both Kithaka and Lemoyian seemed to overcome their fears and took their milk feed inside the truck. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  November  2014  Kithaka spent the rest of the morning browsing next to Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  This morning Kithaka, Barsilinga, Ngasha, Jasiri, Faraja, Arruba, Lentili, Rorogoi and Lemoyian had their 9am milk feed near to and in the truck. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Lemoyian is fast becoming as naughty and badly behaved as Kithaka, Sokotei and Olsekki. (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  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  Among the orphans Kithaka and Lemoyian found the sign board good entertainment as they chewed and slobbered on the placards, holding them and even tossing some into the air. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  Sokotei and Lemoyian are back to their naughty mischievous ways and are constantly bulling poor little Enkikwe, but this is very common for young bulls to try and teach any new comer that they are the boss. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  hen the naughty boys came over to meet new comer Enkikwe, the likes of Kithaka, Lemoyian, Jasiri, Faraja and Sokotei were all interested in bulling him and showing him who the bosses really were. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  Soon after the orphans walked out of their night stockades and stables in the early morning, Balguda and Lemoyian wasted no time in getting in a head pushing game, this was a surprise as Balguda is far from aggressive and barely ever gets into pushing games. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  e land which could only mean one thing for the babies… Play time!  
During visiting hour Barsilinga, Faraja, Jasiri, Nelion, Lemoyian, Kithaka, Ngasha, Arruba and Suswa all dived into the mud bath and played together until they had to go back into the forest. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  September  2014  Olsekki walked out into the bush today despite being so new, but unfortunately was constantly being bothered by Lemoyian, Sokotei, Ngasha and Lentili, however he stood his ground and refused to be pushed around by these naughty boys. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  undani, Balguda, Faraja, Jasiri, Lemoyian, Kithaka and Barsilinga were by far the most entertaining of them slipping and thrashing around in the thick red mud putting on a great display. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2014  Lemoyian and Barsilinga were busy playing hide and seek in and around the bushes, as for Balguda and Kithaka they were busy mounting Mashariki and Rorogoi causing Mashariki to chase them off into the forest. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2014  Her biggest problems are Sokotei, Ngasha, Lemoyian and Rorogoi. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2014  Kithaka, Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Balguda, Jasiri and Faraja slowly walked into the forest with no interest in browsing or playing. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2014  nstead the elephants played in the dust and walked back into the forest to continue exploring and browsing. Lemoyian and Barsilinga decided to push Mashariki and Suswa which led to them all chasing one another through the dense bush, however, after few minutes they were all tired and settled to graze, reviving at home time when they all ran back with intense speed as they knew milk was awaiting their arrival. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2014  It was decided that antibiotics were not required and she was dewormed. Embu is still feeding very well and loves the milk formula however both Embu and Murit don't seem to want to socialize very much with the other elephants. Embu sensibly doesn't like to be pushed around as she is still incredibly weak and wants to avoid the rough naughty boys like Kithaka, Lemoyian, Ngasha and Jasiri. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2014   
Kithaka, Lemoyian and Nelion were quite rough with Embu and tried to bully her but the keepers kept control of the situation. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  August  2014  Nelion, Jasiri, Balguda, Faraja, Ngasha, Barsilinga, Kithaka and Lemoyian were all battling each other, constantly swapping battle partners to try and distinguish who was the strongest. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2014   
Kithaka and Lemoyian, the two very naughty boys, engaged in a 3 hour long wrestling match. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  July  2014  Kithaka and Lemoyian were play fighting together as Barsilinga and Ngasha took on Tundani whilst Nelion was being chased around a tree by Oltaiyoni. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  Today was a perfect example of this, as Lemoyian was stealing from Balguda whilst Oltaiyoni stole from Sokotei. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  t around 3pm Sokotei was having his milk when naughty Lemoyian pushed him to the ground and then attempted to mount him. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  he orphans had a very amusing morning as once all the big elephants were let out of their stockades, Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian decided to pay Maxwell a visit. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  The elephants started running in every direction trumpeting and rumbling, with Ngasha, Lemoyian, Arruba and Rorogoi leading the way into the bush. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  Mashariki and Oltaiyoni decided to jump into the mud bath and play which amused all the visitors, but it was Faraja and Lemoyian who stole the spot light when they both started playing soccer and then fell into the mud hole as they chased the ball. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  Our naughty boy Kithaka as per usual decided to challenge Lemoyian in a battle of head pushing which resulted in trumpeting and low rumbles. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  As the orphans were waiting for their milk to arrive, naughty boys Kithaka and Lemoyian decided to get into a squabble. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  Lemoyian saw this and immediately took the opportunity to try and mount Balguda who would not tolerate such behavior so quickly head butted Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  onje and Murera had adopted Lemoyian and Oltayoni, so the two babies remained very bored since their favorite adopted caretakers were nowhere to be seen. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  Lemoyian was rather bothersome today! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  Some have a love / hate relationship, which is similar to the sort of friendship Lemoyian and Sokotei have! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  The keepers, however, stayed vigilant and alert as he is apt to behave badly surprisingly bumping into people!  
The attention then moved to Barsilinga and Lemoyian who engaged in some strength testing games. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  June  2014  Kithaka and Lemoyian continue to be the naughtiest boys, needing a great deal of discipline. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  There was a great deal of drama at the mud bath this morning when Lemoyian decided he wanted more milk! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  Sonje and Murera give him the support he needs. Arruba wants to baby sit them, especially Mbegu. Lemoyian continues to be a problem and a nuisance by charging the little ones and all Kithaka wants to do is attempt to mount them! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  It seems that Lemoyian is becoming quite naughty, showing off and being a bully to the little ones at the mud bath hour. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2014  Lemoyian seems like he will be a very tough bull in future. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2014  Kithaka checks on Lemoyian while Barsilinga picks up his new friend Sokotei. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2014  Balguda won the day, much to Kithaka’s disappointment who then took on his best friend, Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2014  Although  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2014  ger group of orphans such as Arruba and little Oltaiyoni, who welcomed him warmly, although the young boys such as Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga attempted to push him, and had to be warned off by the Keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2014  When the buffaloes stood up, the younger orphans such as Oltaiyoni, Kithaka, Lemoyian, Rorogoi and Barsilinga panicked and rushed back to their Keepers trumpeting. (read more...) view
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Nursery Unit  March  2014  ers fell overnight, so the orphans enjoyed a morning of mudbathing out in the bush in natural rain puddles, Arruba, Kithaka, Lemoyian, Mashariki, and Rorogoi putting on a spirited performance. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2014  It was another hot noon, so the orphans again thoroughly enjoyed their mudbath, Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian engaging one another in a spirited tussle 
that entertained the public. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  March  2014  However Barsilinga would not give in, and eventually Kithaka had to accept defeat and resort to taking on  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2014  field, usually on her own, but she now takes along an entourage with her comprised of her best friend Sonje, her favoiurite, Lemoyian, Oltaiyoni who is Sonje’s favourite, Faraja, Teleki, Rorogoi and Qwanza, plus whoever else would like to come along, taking them deep into the forest. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2014  Kithaka is much better today – back to his usual mischievous self, enjoying playing with his best friend  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2014  Meanwhile Lemoyian enjoyed playing in running rainwater, splashing it with his forelegs, and trumpeting with excitement. (read more...) view
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Nursery Unit  February  2014  Lemoyian’s stool was much better today, but he seemed a little stiff when we woke up. (read more...) view
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Nursery Unit  January  2014  As usual, having emerged from their Night Stockades, Murera went to greet Lemoyian and Sonje Oltaiyoni before going over to greet Ziwa in his Stockade where Orwa and Bomani were already interacting with him through the Gate, intertwining trunks. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2014  Asanje, who suffered an inexplicable anaphylactic attack a while ago, is now sufficiently strong to be able to join the other orphans out in the bush, but prefers to return to the safety of her Stockade and remain with a Keeper rather than risk being pushed around by the likes of Lemoyian, Ngasha and Kithaka. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2014  On New Year’s day, the two oldest Nursery females, Murera and Sonje, having checked on the smallest calves, ran to greet their chosen favourites – Murera to Lemoyian and Sonje to Oltaiyoni. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  Small Boys  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  m. Murera broke ranks with the other orphans and took away Lemoyian, (who is her chosen favourite), as well as Faraja, Jasiri and Lima lima. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  orcing the orphans to shelter under trees, Oltaiyoni sandwiched between Sonje and Big Girl Murera while Kithaka, Barsilinga, Lemoyian, Ngasha, Balguda and Tundani gathered around the Keepers since loud thunder and lightening scared them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  Arruba, Mashariki, and Rorogoi joined Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Kithaka as they ran in and out of a tiny stream, splashing as much water as possible on each other as they did so, just as do human children. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  st after the Public Viewing hour, there was a downpour of rain, which excited the elephants, all of whom took to mudbathing, Lemoyian and Kithaka thoroughly enjoying climbing over Orwa as he lay in the mud. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  During the Public Viewing hour between 11am and 12 noon, naughty boys Lemoyian and Kithaka entertained the crowd with a Pushing Contest, but Kithaka always harbours a hidden motive. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  However, the older orphans thoroughly enjoyed the weather, playing in the dampened soil, Lemoyian, Kithaka, and Barsilinga climbing over Orwa and Sonje whenever they lay down while Oltaiyoni also enjoyed playing on her adopted mother, Sonje. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2013  Previously Sonje loved  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2013  During the public viewing hour and after taking their milk Arruba,  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2013  For the first time Suswa lost patience with bully little boy Lemoyian, who approached Tarhi pretending to be friendly, but actually had other ideas of giving Tarhi a shove. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2013  The game last for some time until naughty boy Lemoyian came in to spoil it! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2013  ir milk outside Tarhi’s Stockade, after which she was allowed out to join the others, welcomed warmly by the females, whilst Lemoyian and Ngasha were pushy towards her and were reprimanded by the Keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2013  Arruba, Suswa and Lentili escorted her out to browse, while mischievous boys  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2013  As usual the little boys – Lemoyian, Barsilinga, and Kithaka tried their luck to demonstrate superiority, but were put in line by the Big girls. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2013  Little Boys Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Kithaka and Ngasha jointly tried to take advantage of the fact that she was new, trying to throw their weight around, but Naipoki, Kihari and Sonje protected her. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2013  He then went to engaged Lemoyian in a Pushing Match, which became disrupted when the resident old wild warthog sow (named “Pembe”) strolled into the mudbath. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2013  Having emerged from their Night Stables in the morning Lemoyian and Kithaka enjoyed a vigorous Pushing Match which inspired Balguda, Ngasha and Tundani to follow suit. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2013  She also enjoyed the presence of the younger set who took their milk feed just outside her stockade door, although Lemoyian attempted to intimidate her by banging on the Stockade door. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2013  Murera has again taken to leaving the main herd to browse on her own further afield.  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  They enjoyed rolling around and climbing over one another. Kithaka and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  She is doing well and is pushing through the usual teething problems. Arruba has become very interested in the boys strength testing games and enjoys engaging Ngasha, Barsilinga, Kithaka, Tundani and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  During the private visit at 3pm Kithaka was very naughty and bashed Lemoyian, who was busy drinking water from the barrel, knocking him into the barrel head first. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  Lemoyian, Faraja, Kithaka and Barsilinga tried to bully him but were prevented from doing so by the keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  The young males, Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Kithaka and Tundani enjoyed rolling around and climbing over one another entertaining the visiting public. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  Kithaka, Lemoyian and Barsilinga submerged themselves in the water and put on a spectacular show for the visitors. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2013  After the mudbath today Faraja again challenged Jasiri and found himself the loser, after which he vented his frustration on little  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2013  At the Public visiting Hour today, Kithaka and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2013  Lima lima and Laragai paid special attention to Ajabu, Barsilinga, Tundani and Lemoyian as soon as they were let out this morning. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2013  m. milk feed, Ajabu being anointed with oil separately from the others, since boys like Kithaka, Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Ngasha like bumping into one another during the oiling process. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2013  All the orphans woke up happy today, the little boys such as Kithaka, Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Ngasha and Tundani enjoying their Pushing Games. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2013  Kithaka and Lemoyian are best friends. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  Later Lemoyian remained near the new girl, who is still very aggressive towards the humans. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  They all ran round the yard, rumbling and trumpeting happily, Kithaka, Barsilinga and Lemoyian being the most entertaining. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  Lemoyian and Kithaka are very independent little boys, who enjoy separating themselves from Kihari, who tends to “smother-love” them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  Bomani spent most of the day with the smaller boys, Kithaka,  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  Lemoyian is feisty and always aspires to win Pushing Matches against both Kithaka and Barsilinga, but today at the mudbath, Kithaka proved stronger which made Lemoyian lose face before the visiting public. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  Narok, Barsilinga,  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  This caused a disagreement between Lemoyian and Barsilinga both of whom wanted to climb onto Kihari. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  At the 3 p.m. Private Viewing  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  Barsilinga and Lemoyian had a good time play-fighting. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  Every time she tries to take Kithaka, Barsilinga, Lemoyian and Ngasha for herself, the other females come and take them back again! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  Naipoki also rushed to her and put her trunk in Tano’s mouth in an Elephant Kiss.  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  Kainuk and Sities to Tsavo, Kithaka has switched his attachment mainly to Naipoki, with Kihari and Sonje as follow-ups while Lemoyian has chosen Ishaq-B, who previously used to be somewhat pushy towards the youngsters until disciplined by being upgraded to the Big Group of older orphans. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  The weather has meant that the babies of the Nursery (Ajabu, Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Tundani, Ngasha, Kithaka and those who are weak such as Jasiri and Tano have had to remain indoors for a lot of the time, which is not popular with them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2013  Barsilinga’s two favourite friends are Faraja and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2013  Tiny Lemoyian and Barsilinga enjoyed a Pushing Game this morning soon after the orphans emerged. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2013  This greatly entertained the public, who enjoyed all the action. Little  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2013  As soon as the orphans were let out of their Night Quarters, Lemoyian and Barsilinga engaged one another in a Pushing Match, closely watched by Sities, who has taken over the care of Lemoyian now that Kilabasi is no longer here. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2013  As the orphans were leaving the Compound today Turkwel took control of the babies until Sities moved in to take possession of Ngasha and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2013  Today, she managed to sneak away from Kainuk and join Sities who was baby-sitting Kithaka, Ngasha, Balguda and Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2013  Little Lemoyian is beginning to enjoy wrestling with the other little boys. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2013  Turkwel tried to take control of Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Kithaka and Ngasha, but meanwhile Kainuk was selecting who should be with her, only accepting Kithaka, and pushing away Lemoyian, Barsilinga and Ngasha. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2013  The day was sunny and hot, so all enjoyed the mudbath, including the youngest, Lemoyian, and the oldest, Murera. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2013  m. Private Viewing hour, they went into the mudbath to cool themselves, since it was a hot day. Little Lemoyian was lying in the middle when the Older Elephants arrived, who also crowded around the mudwallow, interfering with Lemoyian’s exit. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2013  As Balguda emerged from his stable, little Lemoyian pushed him from behind. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2013  Little Lemoyian attempted a grown-up trumpet today as all the orphans were playing before heading out to browse. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2013  At the public visiting hour little Barsilinga and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2013  The elephants scattered in all directions, trumpeting and bellowing in fear. The Big Girls took little Lemoyian with them as they ran back to the Stockades, Lemoyian crying for help. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2013  Little Lemoyian, who went through a sticky teething period, is now doing very well, putting on weight and enjoying being integrated into the main herd. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  It was raining as the orphans left the stockades this morning which meant that the youngsters of the group, Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Kithaka and Ngasha all had to remain indoors. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  The younger ones, Lemoyian, Barsilinga, Ngasha and Kithaka cried and ran to the keepers who were calling the older ones so that they would not run off. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  It was a cold rainy morning and as such Lemoyian, Ngasha and Barsilinga remained in the stockades. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  As it was raining this morning Lemoyian, Barsilinga and Ngasha were returned to the stockades until the 11am milk feed. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  In the evening a filming crew attached to the Amboseli Researchers came to film Quanza and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  As Tano was browsing, she inadvertently turned and by mistake knocked down little Lemoyian who was standing close by. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  Today when out browsing she took Lemoyian , Sonje, Quanza, Teleki, Faraja, Kwale and Ishaq-B off with her, leaving the rest of the herd. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  m. there was a soft rain shower which prompted Lemoyian to run back to the shelter of the Stockade but others like Faraja, Kwale, Kithaka, Quanza, Orwa, Narok and Teleki enjoyed rolling in the mud. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  As usual, as soon as the Big Girls were let out of their Stockades in the morning, they rushed to the Night Quarters of the babies to check up on them, Mutara and Turkwel homing in on Kithaka while Sonje and Kainuk were busy with Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2012  Lemoyian is now enjoying the company of the Nursery herd, something he was not able to do whilst baby-sitting little Tikondo. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  Barsilinga, Kithaka, Ngasha and Faraja thoroughly enjoyed rolling in the mud and sliding on the bodies of the Big Girls, while  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  Tikondo will be missed sorely by both his human and elephant family, especially little  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  As soon as the orphans were let out this morning Sonje and Kainuk instantly focused on the two smallest calves, Lemoyian and poor little Tikondo, who has not been well. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  She does not respond to the Keepers waggling of a finger and tone of voice, but with time the older Elephants will put her in line. The Nursery now has quite a numbe of male orphans after a long time of having a large female majority. The males generally seem to get along, Orwa is the most gentle amd gets along with the other orphans very well, while Bomani and the younger ones like  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  It was a chilly drizzly morning, so little Tikondo and Lemoyian had to be kept indoors until the weather turned warmer. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  As soon as the Orphans are let out in the morning, Mutara, Shukuru and Naipoki rush to little Lemoyian’s stable, while Kilabasi rushes to Balguda and Ngasha. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  Lemoyian has lost a lot of condition, although he is still feeding well. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  It was a cold, chilly, drizzly morning, so the small babies such as Kithaka, Barsilinga, Lemoyian, Rukinga and Ngasha had to remain indoors covered with blankets to keep them warm. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2012  Little Lemoyian, like Balguda before him, enjoys teasing the Keepers prior to accepting his milk. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2012  Shukuru has completely adopted Lemoyian(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2012  Lemoyian is doing very well. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2012  Lemoyian is behaving perfectly on this, his second day in the Nursery. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2012  She was warmly received by Mutara, Shukuru, Turkwel, Tano and Sities who sandwiched her as she walked out. Young Lemoyian was also warmly welcomed. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2012  The rescued orphan arrived at the Nursery just before 6 p.m. – a 3 – 4 month old male, who has been named  (read more...) view
 

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