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Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Maramoja spend time feeding with Esampu as Mundusi always sticks with his friend good friend Mteto(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Baby Nusu and baby Gawa had great fun as they enjoyed playing with Esampu, Mundusi and Mteto who are only slightly older than them. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Some walked to drink water and then they all walked out to the bush to browse.  
 
In the bush Esampu, Mteto and Mundusi joined up with Sapalan and started browsing together. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Esampu, Kamok and Sapalan were feeding on the Lucerne together.  
 
In the bush Mundusi and Mteto were browsing together while Namalok was separate from others. (read more...)
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Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Lemoyian and Barsilinga browsed together and so did Esampu, Mteto and Mundusi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Mutara settled to feed on lucerne with the new babies Esampu, Mteto and Mundusi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  At mud bath time, the weather was warm and the orphans enjoyed wallowing in the mud hole. Esampu, Mundusi and Mteto teamed up with Roi and Naseku who taught them how to wallow nicely. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Mundusi, Esampu and Mteto didn't fall for Tumaren's trick but watched from a distance. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Galla challenged Bomani after their morning greetings as Mteto and Mundusi headed straight to the browsing field. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  The orphans briefly settled for lucerne before Mteto and Mundusi who are close friends started rumbling as they walked away. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Mteto settled to browse with Mundusi while Esampu briefly settled to browse with Lemoyian. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Out in the bush, Mundusi settled to browse with Mteto while Roi and Siangiki settled to browse with Enkikwe. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2018  Ndiwa looks as if she is still missing her friends Mundusi and Mteto a little, who she used to go out into the forest with. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  The playful baby Kama, Kinna’s baby, engaged Esampu in a playful pushing game, while Nusu played with Mteto and Mundusi. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  In the afternoon, Wanjala and Naseku had a game of soil dusting which attracted Mteto(read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Sities took Mteto and Mundusi aside to get to know them as Pare tried to challenge Kibo. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  Baby Nusu picked on Mteto and tried to push her. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2018  Just days after the naughty elephants Mundusi, Mteto and Esampu left for Tsavo and already some of the characters of the other elephants have come shining through. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  June  2018  In the process, Wanjala happened to pass by and saved Rapa by getting in between the two boys and separating them. Shortly later, Mutara and her group, who appeared to have a hint of the impending arrival of new babies, arrived early to find out the exact time of the arrival of Esampu, Mteto and Mundusi who arrived from Nairobi. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2018  After just a few days of training, Mundusi, Mteto and Esampu woke up early this morning and walked onto the lorry with no trouble, to begin their journey to Ithumba in Tsavo East and the next chapter of their lives. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2018  Mteto and Esampu are naughty girls and such bullies at times. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2018  ome of the orphans in the Nursery seemed somewhat confused with the last two moves. Mteto, Mapia and Mundusi were misbehaving and bullying some of the other members of the herd. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2018  As the orphans settled to browse out in the grassy field area this morning, Ndiwa, Ndotto, Sagala, Mteto, Mundusi and Lasayen came across a lone male buffalo that was busy grazing in the tall grass which almost fully covered it! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2018  Even Shukuru, Mbegu, Ndotto, Ngilai, Ndiwa, Lasayen, Mundusi, Mteto and Sagala who are always basically knocking on their gates to come out in the morning, where quiet and standing at the back of their rooms with no intention of walking out into the rain anytime soon. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2018  Today the funny girl Mteto managed to succeed in her plan of hiding from the keepers just before the public visit in order to have her milk bottle before it was her turn! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2018  It was such hard rain they couldn’t come out at their normal time. At 7am it was still pouring but only Mteto, Esampu and Sagala were fighting to get out of their rooms, pushing on their gates. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2018  Even little Maktao, Jotto, Enkesha and Kiasa who normally like to browse next to their keepers were seen happily browsing alongside the big girls like Mbegu, Godoma, Mteto, Malkia and Shukuru. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2018  Mteto is being a bit of a bully these days. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2018  As the second group was having their milk, as usual Esampu wanted to get an extra bottle and today she tried with Mteto(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2018  It has been four days now that we have seen Shukuru leading Ndotto ‘s group of Ndiwa, Sagala, Mundusi, Ngilai, Mteto and Sana Sana far deep into the bush. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2018  It was funny to watch young warthog babies running under the orphans for shelter as well, though Malima, Tamiyoi, Jotto, Emoli, Enkesha, Godoma and Mteto kept chasing them away and pushing them out. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2018  This meant that some of the youngest orphans including Maktao, Sattao, Emoli, Kiasa, Enkesha, Musiara, Maisha and Luggard as well stayed inside. Tamiyoi, Malima and Mapia forced their way back into their stables for shelter whilst the bigger orphans like Mbegu, Ndotto, Ngilai, Ndiwa, Sana Sana, Mundusi, Lasayen, Mteto and Sagala were all busy enjoying rolling in the wet soil and muddy earth, and running through the flowing water everywhere as well. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2018  Ndiwa then led a group of big girls like Tagwa, Mteto, Shukuru and Godoma and they started feeding in the bushes close by. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2018  Ndotto, Mundusi, Sagala, Mapia and Mteto were secretely trying to sneak away from the group and walk off deep into the forest where they might find more vegetation. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2018  Funnily enough Malima was also trying to take on Esampu! As these games went on, Malkia, Mteto, Godoma, Tamiyoi and Kuishi were all beside Maxwell’s gate trying to grab piles of lucerne from inside Maxwell’s room. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2018  We have noticed that recently Sagala, Mteto, Ndiwa, Mundusi, Mapia and Ndotto have formed their own little mini group. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2018  Mteto and Sagala were quietly settled in the far corner as Ndotto, Lasayen, Mundusi and the matriarch Mbegu sprayed themselves with dust from the big heap of loose soil. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2018  He settled to browse on some nearby tall trees. As it became hot in the afternoon, all the babies except Enkesha and Mteto sought cover under the trees. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2018  Shortly later two lionesses came out of the thicket and seemed to be pursuing an impala. Mteto started shouting and Sagala followed her, running out of the bushes to safety. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2018  When Luggard saw Mteto and Mundusi walking towards the mud pool he immediately got out and went to stand in the shade of an acacia tree. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2018  Sagala and Mteto were naughty at the feeding and causing trouble for their friends and the keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2018  As this scramble for milk was going on, Mundusi pushed the unsuspecting Mteto whilst trying to get some of her share of milk, and Kiasa and Luggard were busy sucking up milk from the empty milk bottles as Sana Sana drank the spilt milk from the wheelbarrow. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2018  He was left behind after he had accompanied Mbegu and Lasayen, Ndotto, Mundusi, Ndiwa and Mteto who decided to walk deep into the forest in the morning. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2018  One of the tiny babies was suckling on Tagwa’s ear as Mbegu and Ambo browsed just to the side of them. Mteto ran after two warthogs who were browsing close by and Godoma joined her, so the two pigs ran off into the bushes to get away from the playful elephant babies. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2018  Big boys like Ndotto, Murit and Lasayen and some of the big girls like Mbegu, Godoma, Sana Sana, Tagwa, Mteto, Sagala and Ndiwa had all rolled around in the mud that morning, a joyful event which also saw youngsters like Malima, Emoli, Tamiyoi, Jotto, Ambo, Musiara, Sattao, Kiasa, Mapia and Enkesha all join in too and take their time getting nice and muddy before it was time for their 9 o’clock bottle feeding. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2017  Mteto drank her milk in a hurry before launching herself into the mud; so did the rest of the group except for Ndotto who just dusted himself with loose soil throughout his time at the mud hole area. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2017  It is Shukuru’s second day after returning to the Nursery and she seemed to wake up in a good mood in the company of her neighbours Malima, Musiara, Sagala and Mteto(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2017  Malkia, Mteto, Kuishi and Godoma then charged in as Murit, Ambo, Jotto, Sana Sana and Ndiwa backed them up. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2017  Eventually Mbegu came over to rescue her. To show her anger, Esampu pushed Mteto into the mud hole as she walked past, before the keepers calmed her down. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2017  Ambo and Jotto met outside their stables and started wrestling. Murit wanted to play with Mteto but she misunderstood and thought that he wanted to fight her. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2017  This sound attracted the attention of the other big girls like Mbegu, Malkia, Mteto, Sana Sana and Godoma. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2017  Whenever she moved around she bumped into the likes of Sapalan, and then Mteto, neither of whom would take any nonsense, so she was forced to comply and behave today. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2017  Godoma, Mbegu, Jotto, Ambo, Maisha, Malkia, Tagwa, Malima, Ngilai, Mteto, Tamiyoi, Enkesha, Maramoja, Sana Sana and Murit all came back for the occasion. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2017  Malima went to join Mteto who was throwing wet soil on her body for it had rained the previous night. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2017  night filled the natural puddles and streams in the forest so that when the orphans went out in the morning, Godoma, Malima, Mteto, Jotto, Mbegu, Enkesha, Tamiyoi, Musiara, Sattao and Emoli were seen swimming in and enjoying these natural water pools. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2017  Ndiwa, Maramoja, Kauro, Rapa, Mteto, Ndotto, Lasayen and Pare who were leading the herd tried to charge after the buffalos but they just banded together to show a united front, which scared Kauro, Ndotto, Lasayen and Pare! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2017  Here she went into Mteto’s pen next door where she could interact with Sagala better and they had a lengthy conversation, with Saglla looking calm and relaxed in Tamiyoi’s company. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  Mteto doesn’t seem to want to make close friends like the others, not even with her neighbour Sagala, the new arrival. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  It was the first time Mundusi, Mteto and Ndiwa had visited this area of the Park and they were very busy exploring and enjoying the new vegetation they found. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  Sana Sana, Malkia and Tagwa are usually the first three to pay the new arrivals a visit. However, this morning Mundusi and Mteto spoiled the morning’s interaction when they started fighting. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  As they walked into the forest he did his best to get some attention from the others by bush-bashing, trumpeting and pushing Murit, Luggard, Malkia, Kuishi, Mundusi and Mteto to encourage them to play but none were bothered. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  Some of the babies then started shoving each other and fighting for the special greens inside Sapalan’s stockade. Mteto, Lasayen and Rapa were the only ones causing trouble so Mbegu drove them away and they moved to Namalok’s gate where others had gathered to share his greens. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  Out in the field this morning, playful Ngilai, Mundusi, Mteto and Sana Sana were all having a great time chasing and charging a troop of baboons they encountered. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  Ndiwa, Mundusi, Kauro, Rapa, Sana Sana, Mteto and Ngilai accidently bumped into Solio whilst she was resting in the middle of some dense bushes. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  The big boys like Kauro, Pare, Ndotto, Lasayen and Rapa usually grapple and wrestle with each other as they walk out to the forest as well, but this morning it was a different story. As soon as all the orphans came out of their pens they just walked out quietly to the forest in a long line, with Mbegu, Ndiwa, Maramoja and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2017  Ndiwa, Mundusi and Mteto are being little trouble makers these days, especially during the morning public visit. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2017  During the public visit today we watched Pare, Malkia and Mteto decide not to enjoy the lucerne pellets as usual after their milk bottles. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2017  This earned the interest of Mteto and Kuishi who joined him in trumpeting and stamping around in the bushes, which meant the moth flew up into a tree for refuge to get away from the feisty elephant babies. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2017  Godoma, Mbegu, Pare, Malkia, Mteto, Maktao and Mundusi were all ready to stampede past the keepers and go to find their bottles. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2017  Once all the orphans settled down Kuishi, Ngilai, Tagwa, Malkia and Mteto proceeded to join the little ones. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2017  Today out in the forest the naughty girl Mteto learnt a lesson when you stray too far. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2017  Kiko had a hard time trying to join the orphans as they browsed in the forest this morning as Maramoja, Mteto, Sana Sana, Rapa, Pare, Ngilai and Tagwa ganged up against him and charged at him prompting him to run to the bushes. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2017  When the orphans came out of their night stockades, some of them like Murit, Tamiyoi, Mteto, Lasayen and Mbegu were seen walking amongst the rooms looking for extra lucerne pellets, whilst others like Ndotto, Kauro, Pare and Rapa were greeting each other with pushing games and Esampu, Tagwa, Malkia and Kuishi were welcoming the three little boys – Musiara, Sattao and Maktao. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2017  Sana Sana was obviously very upset with Malkia’s behavior and when she walked past Mteto she showed her disappointment by charging her. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2017  There was another incident this morning, which started with naughty girl Mteto(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2017  The naughty bully girl Mteto was in a bad mood today and during the 3pm feeding and private visiting hour she went around head-butting all the other orphans at any given opportunity. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2017  In the field this morning, Kuishi, Sana Sana, Malima, Ndiwa, Ngilai, Mundusi, Rapa and Mteto were having a great time chasing and charging after some impalas they encountered. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2017  It is rare to find her charging at or bullying anyone but today she decided to discipline Mteto when she was shouting for no reason after having her milk; she does not like this kind of nonsense. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2017  Malkia spent her time guarding the little babies from grumpy Mteto and didn’t allow her to get close to Musiara, Sattao and Luggard who were playing together. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2017  This is good as it also teaches him to feed on a variety of vegetation. 
 
Mteto, our latest greedy girl, has a unique way of demanding her food. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  June  2017  They were spotted climbing on  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2017  Maramoja, Ndiwa, Mundusi and Mteto are regrouping and browsing further afield than the other orphans, just like the used to do in the company of Ukame, Galla and Wanjala, but now Maramoja and Ndiwa are their little leaders. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2017  She was very welcoming compared to Mteto and throughout the night they communicated through the space between their rooms. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2017  Mteto is becoming more of a bully towards her friends these days and it seems she hasn’t understood that it is important to care for one another in a family herd yet. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2017  In the evening he was bullied a little bit by Mteto but this is common for new arrivals as the orphans feel like they need to show them their place. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  gain it was too cold to mud bath at the public visit today however Murit kept busy with a chasing game against Esampu and Mteto(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  There was quite a struggle to find enough space in the mud pool for all the orphans to wallow nicely. Esampu, Mteto, Ngilai and Sana Sana did not want any others to bath next to them. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  With Godoma preoccupied with baby Musiara in the mud pool, Mteto was in a naughty mood and suddenly jumped at Tamiyoi who was busy feeding on some greens close to the water trough. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  Today naughty Rapa woke up in a bad mood and was witnessed bullying poor Mundusi and Mteto who walked into his stockade, as the gate stood open and he stood to the side outside. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  It has been noticed recently that Ndiwa, Mundusi and Mteto, who came to the Nursery a bit older and thus still have the memory of the wild fresh in their minds, have been spending a lot of time with each other and seem very attached. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  When the first group were back in the forest after their milk and mud bath, Ngilai, Tagwa, Mteto, and Godoma busied themselves chasing after warthogs who were hanging around next to them and the keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  Little Mteto is becoming quite a naughty young girl due to the fact she seems to be copying naughty Esampu’s behaviour! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  Mteto was in a bad mood today but we are not sure why. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2017  The greedy ones like Ukame, Rapa, Mteto and Esampu went on fighting and pushing each other, wanting a whole pile to themselves. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2017  But today seemed a different start to the day than usual and the playful boys Ngilai, Ndotto, Lasayen, Rapa, Pare, Murit and Galla were all spotted being very quiet and busy browsing. However it was Enkesha who broke the morning’s peace by sneaking away from the group and leading Mundusi, Ndiwa, Kuishi and Mteto to the mud wallow where she settled into the mud pool to enjoy an early mud bath! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2017  Kelelari’s behaviour made them all start charging and trumpeting, though Kelelari over took them and was far ahead, with Ndiwa, Mteto, Mundusi and Karisa chasing after him. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2017  be seen running out of their stockades in the morning and into the pens of their friends like Jotto, Esampu, Malima, Kuishi, Mteto and Mundusi to see if they have any left over lucerne pellets! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2017  were walking out of their stockades and into the forest, Ndotto, Lasayen, Rapa and Ngilai were busy chasing after Kuishi and Mteto, struggling over who would be the first to climb on these two orphans! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2017  When the orphans arrived out in the forest Mundusi, Ndiwa and Mteto were in a very restless mood and were spotted several times trying to sneak back to the stockades. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2017  He doesn’t show much interest in the herd, but Mteto has been trying to reach out to him recently. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2017  Her trumpeting is so loud. It was only those that had gone to see the little babies, Mbegu, Pare, Mteto, Sana Sana and Malkia who were left out of the game. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2017  She must have wanted a mud bath! As within a few minute she was found down at the mud hole enjoying wallowing with Mteto and Malima. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2017  Today when she found the opportunity she visited the baby group with Jotto, Enkesha and Mteto(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2017  It was the first day for Mteto to join her friends out in the forest in the early morning. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2017  After the public visit today, some of the elephants came to escort new arrival Mteto out to the forest – it was a very smooth transition as all of the orphans were so nice and welcoming to her, especially Godoma, Sana Sana, Tagwa and Mbegu. (read more...) view
 

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