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Voi Unit  September  2017   
 
Out in the field, Tundani, Mbirikani and Nelion went high up onto Msinga hill enjoying a private browsing session above the rest of the orphan elephant herd. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  September  2017  Tundani engaged Nelion head on in a pushing game. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2017  Tundani found himself at a cross roads as to whether to follow his group or remain with the four seniors. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2017   
 
In the afternoon, at the waterhole, the orphans all had a lot of fun playing mud bathing games. Tundani chose not to enter the water and instead lay at the edge of the pool playing soil dusting games. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  September  2017  Tundani seemed to take a brief nap from which she was awoken when she heard her friends heading out to the fields. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2017  On arrival on the western foot of Msinga hill, Tundani, Mbirikani and Bada steered the group to the peak of the hill which was cool and had palatable browse resulting in the orphans spending the whole day browsing there. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2017  Nelion, Tundani and Mbirikani moved half way up the western side of Msinga hill rejoining the rest of the orphan herd when it was time for the noon milk feed. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2017  Arruba engaged Tundani in a strength testing pushing game with each one doing their level best to be the victor. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2017  As the orphans were leaving the waterhole Nelion engaged Tundani in a brief strength testing game. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2017  They had a peaceful and calm browsing moment throughout the morning session before heading to the middle water hole. 
 
After downing their milk bottles and drinking some water, there was a lot of bathing competitions with Mbirikani, Panda, Mudanda, Nelion and Tundani taking part. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  August  2017   
 
The orphans browsed halfway up Mzinga Hill for the morning with Lentili and Tundani getting left behind when the group made their way to the waterhole in the afternoon. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  July  2017  Ishaq-B managed to find a low lying acacia branch and enjoyed feeding on the green twigs. Tundani tried to mimic mount her nearly knocking Ishaq-B into the acacia thorns which angered Ishaq-B no end. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2017  Their game prompted some of the others to do the same with Nelion taking on Ishaq-B while Bada engaged Tundani(read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2017  Panda started the game and was soon followed by Tundani and the others who were all lined up waiting their turn. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2017  Ishaq-B copied what Ndii was doing and placed her trunk onto Tudaniís back. As Tundani is taller than Ishaq-B it looked a bit awkward. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2017  The orphans engaged each other in hide and seek chasing games, kicking up a great cloud of dust into the air. Kihari and Naipoki became engaged in a strength testing game while Ndii sat on the ground watching the rest of the orphans and Tundani enjoyed a scratching session against a rock. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2017  Tundani made his grand entry into the water pool in his own unique style, sliding into the water from the steep walls in a sitting down position. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2017  Tundani invited Panda for a scratching session against a rock boulder. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2017  birikani and Lentili led the others towards the browsing grounds where they had a peaceful browsing session grabbing as much browse as they could. 
 
At the noon mudbath and milk feed Ajali enjoyed a lovely bathing session with his adopted favourite Pasaka, while Ndii shone in mudbathing games which Tundani got jealous of and went and sat on Ndiiís stomach, bringing an end to Ndiiís fun. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  June  2017   
 
Just before the group left the waterhole for the browsing fields they were joined by Layoni. Tundani stayed to watch Layoniís bathing tactics after which he rejoined his group as Layoni headed towards the airstrip. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  June  2017  Ishaq-B did not feel like fighting and joined the others at the dustbath.  
 
Later in the evening, Tundani and Nelion engaged each other in a tough pushing game which they were so engrossed in that they did not notice that the rest of the group had started the journey back to the stockades for the night forcing the two to run to catch up with them. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  June  2017   
 
In the evening Nelion engaged Tundani in a head on pushing game that looked very real and not just a play fight. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  June  2017  Panda was busy playing a dangerous game of sliding down the newly built stockade terrace.  
 
In the afternoon Tundani and Bada engaged each other in a tough pushing and strength testing game. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  June  2017  They then engaged each other in some stockade games before heading to the browsing fields. 
 
Under the leadership of Tundani and Mbirikani the orphans browsed on Msinga Hill before returning to the stockades at noon for their milk bottle and some water. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  June  2017  The orphans spent the morning browsing at the foot of Msinga Hill. Tundani was seen smelling and placing his trunk into a hole under a big rock boulder where he then drew a small amount of water and had a drink. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2017   
 
In the evening Nelion decided to engage Tundani in a tough wrestling match before joining the rest of the orphan elephants who were slowly making their way back to the safety of the stockades for the night. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  June  2017  The orphans had a lovely time at the mudbath with Mbirikani sliding down the mudbath walls into the water below. Tundani soon copied Mbrikaniís game while Nelion and Naipoki watched the two whilst trumpeting encouragement to them. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2017  Today however, he decided to engage Tundani in a pushing game as the group were making their way to the waterhole. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2017  Ishaq-B and Tundani engaged one another head on in a tough wrestling match with their friends watching their interaction. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2017  A short while before leaving, Tundani decided to ride on Mudandaís back which Mudanda refused and responded by fighting with Tundani, who quickly realized his error and moved away, joining Bada for a tummy scratching session before following the rest of the group. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2017  In the afternoon it drizzled slightly and the orphans enjoyed the feel of the rain on their skin. Tundani teamed up with Nguvu and Ajali and the three had a lovely time rolling around on the wet soil. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2017  Bada, Panda, Nguvu and Tundani collectively followed them and joined up with the at the stockade where the four milk dependent babies demanded to be given their milk bottle even though it was not time for their milk feeding yet. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2017  In the evening, Ishaq-B stopped browsing to engage Tundani in a tough pushing game after which the orphans proceeded to the safety of the stockades for the night. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2017   
 
The orphans spent the day browsing on the peak of Msinga Hill under the leadership of Tundani, Ishaq-B and Ajali. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  April  2017  A short while Layoni came walking past intent on catching up with Kivuko. 
 
In the afternoon Nelion engaged Tundani in a tough pushing game. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  April  2017  Tundani, Mbirikani and Nelion took the lead of the group halfway up the eastern side of Msinga hill. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2017  Bada and Ndii had a fun time running back and forth in the water while Tundani had fun sliding from the soil piles into the water. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2017  The afternoons browsing activities began at the mudwallow where Tundani and Bada engaged each other in a wonderful wrestling match after which they rejoined the others for the rest of the browsing activities before heading back to the stockades for the night. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2017   
 
The orphans visited the middle water hole in the afternoon, with Tundani becoming the most graceful today as he exited the water in a kneeling position making it easier for him to get over the steep walls of the mud wallow. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  April  2017  Their game was the most unique game of the day. Tundani was curious of their game and stood right behind them, on the banks of the waterhole, watching the two closely. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2017  Mudanda then took part in the same game as  (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2017  In the evening, Nelion tried to engage Tundani in a wrestling match. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2017  Tundani, who has been always suspicious of Ajaliís strength, went and engaged him in a tough wrestling match a few minutes before the group headed back to the stockades for the night. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2017   
Nelion went to engage Embu in a wrestling match, but was ignored by Embu who did not feel like playing. At the mudbath Bada enjoyed some wonderful scratching games on the waterhole walls showing off for Ajali who was bathing close to him. 
 
Later in the afternoon, the stockade dependant orphan elephants headed back to the browsing fields under the leadership of Mbirikani and Tundani(read more...)
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Voi Unit  April  2017  The stockade dependant orphans had their milk and supplement feeding before making their way to the browsing fields. 
 
Rorogoi and Embu were in the lead today, traversing several browsing routes in search of greens to feed on. Bada does not seem to want to accept the fact that he is Ajaliís junior and decided to engage Ajali in a strength testing game which came to a premature end when Tundani, who was refereeing the game, followed the rest of the group that was leaving for the water hole. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  March  2017  They headed to Msinga Hill under the leadership of Tundani, Embu and Nelion where they settled to browse. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  March  2017   
 
There was a lot of fun at the mud bath, with Ndii shining a lot in the games. Tundani who was competing with her went and lay on her, preventing her movements and stopping her from being the star. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  March  2017  he orphans went up Msinga Hill under the leadership of Tundani and Bada. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  February  2017  Tundani, Bada and Nelion took the lead today with their destination being half way up the western side of Msinga Hill. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  February  2017  None of the orphans partook of the mudbath as it was cloudy and cold. 
 
In the afternoon Tundani and Bada engaged each other head on in a wonderful wrestling match that lasted a few minutes before joining the others who were heading back to the safety of the stockades for the night. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  February  2017  A big wild bull passed close to the group and Tundani invited the bull to join them by extending his trunk in greeting. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  February  2017  Her friend Suswa had fallen to the back of the group, waiting for Arruba to rejoin the herd. 
 
Today Tundani was a bit of a bully and tried to separate Ajali from the rest of the orphan group. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  January  2017  A big wild elephant bull walking with his teenage bull friends was seen following Emilyís herd. 
 
Ndoria and Tundani who were browsing half way up Msinga Hill stopped browsing to watch the wild bulls. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  January  2017  Ndoria was quite bold and went to engage Ajali in a pushing game. Nelion and Tundani stayed back as they were unsure of Ajaliís strength as he was both taller and bigger than them. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2017  The morning was perfect today with Tundani watching Bada and Nelion engage one another in pushing games before the orphans all headed to the browsing fields where they remained until it was time to go to the noon mudbath and milk feed. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2017  Tundani had a bad beginning to the day, when Nelion engaged him in a friendly pushing game, with Nelion becoming aggressive as he did not want to lose and hit Tundani hard with his long sharp tusks, puncturing his ear. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2017  On arrival at the northern side of Msinga Hill, Tundani, Nelion and Panda led the group half way up the hill where they all scattered to browse around the rock boulders. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2017  Tundani and Ndoria explored the area which resulted in them being left behind by the others as they headed to the stockade. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2017  He later rejoining Emilyís herd escorted for a short distance by Embu and Rorogoi. 
 
In another wonderful encounter, Tundani came to the water to join the babies and made a beeline for Ishaq-B as he wanted to ride on Ishaq-Bís back. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  January  2017  While with the babies he came to Nelionís rescue when Tundani sat on Nelionís head as Nelion was in playing dusting games. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2016  After three hours of a very peaceful browsing session, Bada and Tundani had some score to settle and engaged one another in a tough head-on encounter. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2016  The orphans took a break from browsing for a wonderful dusting game. Nelion proved to be the best at the game, but Tundani managed to stop his being the star by riding on his stomach. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2016  The rest of the browsing activities took place close to the water hole with Mudanda and Tundani enjoying a lead of taking the group back to the stockades for the night. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2016  He was happy to watch as Bada, Tundani and Nelion enjoyed a bathing competition at mudbath. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2016  Nelion, Tundani and Mbirikani propelled the others to join the seniors for a feeding session. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2016  Panda was seen later in the afternoon communicating with Mudanda and Ndii for a while. Tundani and Bada finished the day with a tough strength testing game. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2016  The four Ex Orphans soon left the babies and made their way to the far northern side of the stockade. Tundani was left behind as the orphans made their way to the mudbath as he was enjoying browsing on the shooting greens. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2016  Tundani moved forward to welcome him into the orphans herd. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2016  The stockade dependant orphans moved to the middle water hole at noon for milk, water and a mudbath. Tundani and Nelion remained in the water, engaged in a tough bathing competition, when the rest had already left. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  October  2016  Tundani anchored himself against the walls, sitting in the water whilst watching the rest of the orphans enjoying their wallowing activities. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  October  2016   
 
Ndii introduced an amazing scratching game inviting Tundani and Panda to join her. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  October  2016   
 
Embu, Mashariki and Suswa and Arruba left the group and enjoyed a private browsing session away from the other orphans for nearly a full hour before rejoining them. 
 
The orphans visited the water hole at noon but didnít wallow as the sun was slowly being covered by clouds turning the weather un-favorable for bathing; but at least it was cooler! In the afternoon, Nelion tried to engage Tundani in a wrestling match. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  October  2016   
 
Half an hour before it was time to return to the stockades, Tundani and Nelion engaged each other in a tough pushing game. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  September  2016  Nelion bravely took Tundani head on for some strength testing games at the lower side of the stockade terrace while the rest of the orphans enjoyed a soil dusting session. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2016  They only had a very brief bath on at the water hole in the afternoon. 
 
Tundani turned down Badaís request for a wrestling match in the afternoon, as Tundani was making browsing a priority as it was very dry. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  September  2016  Tundani went up the beautiful constructed stockade terrace where he tackled Nelion, engaging him in a pushing game from above. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2016  After a peaceful milk feeding moment, Tundani and Ndii had a wonderful dusting session in the red soil after which they had a brief bath at the stockade water hole. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2016  he group then made their way to the water hole at noon drinking milk and water before plunging into the water for a wallow. Panda showcased her expertise in bathing games with little Araba falling in love with her games and joining her for a wonderful noon mud bath while Tundani engaged Bada in a wrestling match. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2016  Sometime after the noon mud bath, Lentili went to try and get Nelion and  (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2016  The orphans enjoyed some stockade games with Rorogoi blowing huge chunks of red soil onto Tundani, forcing him to abandon his lying down games. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2016  Tundani, Lentili, Ishaq-B and Bada went to enjoy a dust session on the red soil pile where they were joined by some of the others. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2016   
 
While the orphans were browsing Nelion engaged Tundani in a tough strength testing and pushing game which resulted in Tundani bravely conceding defeat upon noticing that Nelion was determined to play the game for as long as he could. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  August  2016   
 
Their pushing game was very sweet and it was not long before Nelion and Tundani started to play their own game of hide and seek with Tundani running away from Nelion and hiding in the bushes. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  August  2016  Bada engaged Tundani in a strength testing match which came to a premature end when the rest of the orphans stared to make their way to the noon waterhole. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2016  Soon after milk feeding, Bada took Tundani on in a test of strength pushing game. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2016  Tassia and Taveta arrived soon after and joined the stockade dependant orphans. 
 
Tassia chose to feed near Tundani and Bada who were enjoying their supplements a short distance away from the ladies. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  August  2016  Today Tundani took Mashariki aside from the rest of the orphan herd and the two headed for their private browsing place away from the others. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2016  Today Tundani was engaged in strength testing games by Nelion who approached him right as Tundani was in the middle of drinking water from the stockade water trough. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2016  Bada engaged Tundani in a tough strength testing and pushing game soon after the morning supplemental feeding session was over. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2016  When the wild elephant herd left Tundani and Lentili followed them for a short distance, before returning back to join their orphan herd in browsing. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2016  Nelion and Tundani took the lead taking the others browsing on Msinga hill. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2016  Tundani and Mudanda went into the water expecting a huge following but were surprised as the others were very reluctant in getting into the cold water for a bath. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2016  ada lifted up his trunk requesting a test of strength game from the approaching Tundani who turned down the request. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2016  These were Bada, Arruba and Tundani(read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2016  elion and Tundani the big boys were very happy today, engaging in some wonderful strength games, their happiness portraying the absence of Taveta who was slowly gaining popularity among the ladies. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2016  The boys who were still watching the ladiesí games all focused on impressing Taveta before he decided to leave. Tundani took the lead with Nelion following close behind making all the orphans follow suit towards the browsing grounds. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2016  Embu plunged into the water like everyone else, with Kihari, Kenia, Ishaq-B, Tundani, Bada and Mbirikani celebrating in a bathing spree. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2016  Ndii jumped into the water trough with her forelegs in water, to be ahead of others in drinking. This amazed the visiting school children! Nelion was taking part in a different game of sharpening his tusks on a rock, to make sure they were the best between the other boys Tundani and Bada as well. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2016   
 
In the evening, Bada approached Tundani for a pushing game. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  June  2016   
 
In the evening Nelion and Tundani who were still ascertaining their position among the bulls took each other to task in a wrestling match before joining the others who were making their way to safety of the stockades for the night. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  May  2016  In a show of supremacy Nelion approached and pushed Tundani away from a rock where Tundani was busy enjoying a scratch. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2016  dii, Mbirikani and Tundani engaged one another in a bathing competition, with Tundani sneaking out of the water when the game became too competitive. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2016  After the bath, Mashariki, Arruba and Tundani then went to enjoy some scratching on a thick tree trunk. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2016  It is as if he feels more of a big boy than he used to be and continues to work with Nelion to pick on Tundani(read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2016  Bada and Nelion stayed close together as two of only three boys they are good friends, whilst they can sometimes be mean to the other boy Tundani without any meaningful reason. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2016  Tundani began a slightly different game by jumping into the stockade trough as if it were a bath made available for him to swim. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2016  They only took a very brief mud bath as it was fairly cold. 
 
They later went on with their usual browsing, but Tundani found himself in big trouble today. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  May  2016  On arriving at the browsing grounds Tundani went off on his own private browsing mission away from the others, stuffing a lot of grass into his mouth and keeping a close eye on the movement of his friends. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2016  Nelion still wanted to establish his high ranking among the bulls and went politely went to take Tundani for a strength testing game to ascertain this. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2016  They browsed half way up the hill under the stewardship of Nelion and Tundani(read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2016  The morning started well for Nelion and Bada, the only two remaining boys in the stockade dependent orphans apart from Tundani, who decided to test their strength with each other in a competition focused on showing off to the other sixteen orphan females soon after milk feeding. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2016  Tundani, who had decided to explore further uphill to browse, was left behind by the others and he arrived at the water hole when they were almost all about to leave the water pool for browsing. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2016  They then started out to the browsing grounds with the boys Tundani and Nelion leading the way. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2016  30am. There were then some beautiful bathing competitions between Panda and Tundani with Tundani performing a very unique style of riding on the banks of the mud hole. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2016  Lentili, Arruba, Suswa, Nelion, Mashariki, Panda, Rorogoi, Tundani, Ishaq B, Bada, and Kihari ran onto the far northern side in fear and confusion. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  March  2016  Tundani was caked in mud and stood shaking his head from side to side to get as much off as he could in an effort to dry off faster. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  March  2016  The orphans had a lot of fun in mud bathing games with Tundani remaining in the water and only joining behind the others later. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  March  2016  On the other side Tundani grabbed some leaves from Ishaq-Bís mouth as she happily feasted on them. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  March  2016  Tundani picked up a chunk of soil and accidentally blew it into the eyes of Mashariki who was standing behind him in the queue for soil dusting; she walked off to clean her eyes with her trunk and others moved up to get in line to soil dust. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  February  2016  It was a nice, warm morning as Ndoria, Araba, Suswa, Tundani, Mudanda and Bada came out running to drink their delicious milk bottles, emptying them in a few minutes and obediently paving the way for the other orphans behind them to come for their milk. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  February  2016  Embu also enjoyed her bath in the main water pool, dipping her head into the deep water. Tundani ended there too. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  February  2016  Bada had a wrestling match with Tundani as Araba watched them with great curiosity. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  February  2016   
 
Ndoria, Mashariki and Tundani took the opportunity to move even further uphill only coming down when they were called when it was time to head to the noon mudbath and milk feed. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  February  2016   
Tundani was bumper to bumper chasing and trying to mount anyone while Nelion returned to the stockade to scratch his itchy buttocks against the metal posts of the stockade. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  January  2016  The orphans then went to the big water pool in groups of five: Tundani, Lentili, Rorogoi, Nelion and Mashariki in the first group closely followed by the others. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2016  Suswa, Embu and Arruba were the first to enjoy their milk bottle this morning, paving way for the second group comprised of Tundani, Mashariki, Rorogoi and Araba and finally the others who all drank their milk peacefully. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2016  The orphans had their wonderful moment in the morning with Elkerama, Nelion and Tundani showing some interest in browsing up the Msinga hill when they left the stockade in the morning. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2016  The orphans came out of their stables as early as 6am this morning, drinking a morning milk bottle; Tundani and Nelion were the first to come out when the gate of their stable was flung open. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  January  2016   
During milk feeding at noon, Ndoria came in demanding Araba and Tundaniís milk bottles after finishing hers. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  January  2016  Suswa and Tundani stood by watching them as they all seemed to be thoroughly enjoying themselves. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2015  milyís herd was seen from a distance browsing on the eastern foot of Msinga Hill. 
 
Later on in the day Tundani broke the silence by lying in an erosion trench to enjoy a wonderful dusting game, with Embu curious of joining him but later changing her mind. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  December  2015  Tundani and Nelion went browsing half way up the hill, and then came down to join the others who were already on their way to the stockade which was their closest place for water and the noon milk bottle. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2015  lkerama grabbed his milk bottle from the keeperís hands feeding himself with ease. Tundani went for a show down pushing game with Ishaq B with Mzima intervening and taking both of them down before proceeding for some mud bathing time. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2015  There was then a big bathing party with Embu, Suswa, Elkerama, Tundani, Lentili and Nelion teaming up and enjoying the bath. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2015  Bada, Ndii and Tundani were amazing in their dusting games inside these trenches, before joining the rest in browsing for the remainder of the day. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2015  They discussed strategies to counter the senior orphans influence over their little herd, lobbying Tundani to contribute on the same debate. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  December  2015  Bada later welcomed Araba in a rock scratching game, but they were expelled prematurely by Tundani who forced his way into that scratching position. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  Nelion took a quick bath and came to stand on the waterís edge, engaging others in a pushing game. He first took on Tundani, and then after Ishaq B for the same game. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  Tundani was left behind by the others moving out the stockade towards the field as he remained back to rub his itchy behind on the outcropping rock builder. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  After some four hours of undisturbed browsing, Tundani went down to warm himself up by digging some soil and throwing it on himself. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  Mbirikani and Tundani enjoyed buttock scratching games on the close by rocks. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  Mudanda and Lentili then followed, but Tundani and Nelion held themselves back in their stable before joining the others in feeding on copra cake. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  Tundani attempted to follow him for some browsing company but by the time he was getting close to Mzima it was almost time to go to the water hole for their afternoon milk bottle. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  Nelion was scratching the itchy under part of his belly on a rock, with Tundani waiting patiently close by. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  Mudanda mistakenly thought Ishaq B was being a bully and took refuge by going to soil dust with Tundani, Lentili and Nelion who were already out of the water. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  November  2015  They browsed for the rest of the day close to this middle water pool before Tundani took the lead of taking the milk dependant orphans back to the stockade for the evening. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  October  2015  Tundani and Nelion had a soft sort for Araba and remained with her for longer, even foregoing their supplement food that morning. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  October  2015  Tundani was lagging today, taking his time browsing of fresh shoots. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  October  2015  Nelion, Tundani and Ishaq b took the advantage of being the first to arrive at the water hole for their milk to plunge into the middle of the water, enjoying a bath before their seniors arrived. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  October  2015  After a wonderful noon mud bath in the main water pool, Tundani proved he was indeed the days swimming star, with Kenia slowly growing jealous and forcefully evicting Tundani out of the water. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2015  Tundani and Ndoria enjoyed the lead of taking the milk dependant orphans back to the stockade that afternoon. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2015  he rest of the day went on perfectly well with the orphans returning to the stockade under the leadership of Tundani and Lentili. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2015  Nelion, Tundani and Lentili engaged in a nice soil dusting competition, with Bada sitting a few meters from them enjoying the same. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  September  2015  Tundani and Nelion took on one another in a tough wrestling match that attracted the attention of Layoni. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2015  Tundani, Nelion, Ishaq B and Lentili ran out of water in fear of the wild elephant cow, but returned later to rejoin their friends when they saw the wild cow was friendly to them. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2015  Tundani was seen taking the browsing lead of the others in an amazing slow motion pace as they filled their stomachs. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2015  The orphans stood on the edge of the water debating on whether to go into the water or not. Tundani broke the silence and plunged into the water followed by his close friends Nelion and Lentili. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2015  Tundani, Ishaq B, Lentili, Nelion, Bada and Panda approached them for some bathing company and sneaked into the water behind them. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2015  Soon after drinking water, a big wild herd of elephants joined the orphans and mixed freely with them. Lesanju didnít want her control of the orphan herd to be compromised by the wild herd and she stamped around but only managed to keep Tundani, Lentili, Nelion and Bada by her side, the rest of the orphans stayed with the wild herd for more than twenty minutes before detaching themselves to rejoin Lesanju. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2015  Later on the day Layoni and Lempaute got hold of each other head on, in a tough tussle, sorting out a score they had to settle. The two took some time, pushing one another as the others moved further afield to browse. The day ended peacefully, with those two leaving one another and following the others heading back to the stockade under the careful leadership of Tundani(read more...) view
Voi Unit  August  2015  After a brief bath, Tundani got out of the water and went to some soil dusting games. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  The rest of the browsing day went on peacefully on the eastern side of the park, with  (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  Bada spent most of the time in the water and before long Mbirikani also joined him and lay down beside him, Wasessa too! 
Sinya went into the water to cheer up Mbirikani, but backed off slightly when she saw how much water Mbirikani was tossing around! They later all left the water hole and moved towards the drier ground for dust bathing, where Tundani was really showing off to everyone, before moving on to browsing for the rest of the day. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  July  2015  Mbirikani, Panda, Lentili, Tundani and Nelion didnít want to get out since the new calves arrived, and wanted to stay and play with them in the water. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  It was a wonderful morning today and Nelion, Lentili, Tundani and Ndoria teamed up to take the orphans far towards the eastern side of the stockade. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  Lentili, Tundani, Nelion and Mbirikani went rumbling from the inside to greet them. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  Tundani watched curiously as Nelion was successful in harvesting these greener pastures, stuffing them into his mouth. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  Ishaq B and Tundaniís dusting game attracted one wild calf that played with them briefly. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  He then stayed with the other orphans browsing for the rest of the day, before  (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  Nelion, Lentili, Tundani and Mudanda watched her with great curiosity. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  July  2015  asessa however decided to bathe completely, and Tundani joined her, lying down in the cold water. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2015  Kivuko saw Ndoria and tried enticed her into playing some mud bathing games before heading for a dustbath. Tundani enjoyed scratching his neck against the trunk of an acacia tree before joining the rest of the group. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2015  As such the orphans had to settle on having water from the water pool. Tundani, Lentili and Nelion ran back to the keepers who were resting in the shade of a tree. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2015  aipoki was in a mischievous mood and kept putting as much weight as she could on to Tundaniís back. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  June  2015   
Kenia and Tundani browsed side by side throughout the day and together with the rest of the orphans enjoyed feeding on the tall green grass that they found. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  May  2015  zima and Rombo engaged each other in a tough head on encounter with Tundani taking his rightful position as the referee in their game. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2015  The two had a lovely time soil bathing before enjoying a wrestling game.  
Kihari engaged Tundani in some dusting games on the ground which was closely watched by both Nelion and Lentili. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  May  2015  asessa, Mzima, Tundani, Nelion, Lentili, Mudanda, Bada, Ndoria, Dabassa, Layoni, Tassia, Taveta, Kihari, Mbirikani, Panda and Rombo remained with Emilyís group not wanting to leave them. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2015   
Ndoria, Lentili, Tundani and Nelion all had a lovely time playing soil dusting games before rejoining the others who were browsing nearby. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  May  2015  Icholta was the first to arrive and got a warm greeting from Tundani and Lentili and Nelion all of which seemed to sadden Lesanju who feels as if her ďbabiesĒ are being taken away from her. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2015  olokwe came charging up which scared Tundani and Lentili who ran away from their copra cake pile. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2015  Nelion, Tundani and Lentili walked in single file making it difficult for Sinya to get close to Tundani and separate him from the rest of the group. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2015  empaute took Tundani, Nelion and Lentili to roll in a small water pan before rejoining the others for more browsing after which they all headed to the middle water hole where they had a drink but did not enter the water as it was too cold. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2015  Lesanju and Panda were both vying for Tundaniís attention and were able to spend some time with her mudbathing after which Lesanju was able to keep here away from Nelion, Lentili for a browsing session. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2015  abassa decided to engage Nelion in a strength testing game and the two began pushing one another. Tundani and Lentili stopped what they were doing to watch the game, but did so from a safe distance as they did not want to get drawn in. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  May  2015  The afternoon was spent browsing close by with Tundani, Nelion and Lentili enjoying a lead of the group back to the stockades in the evening. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2015  This was the first time that Tundani, Nelion and Lentili would get to interact with the ex-orphans. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2015   
This was the first time that Tundani, Lentili and Nelion have met with such big elephant since the loss of their families. (read more...)
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Voi Unit  April  2015  Nelion, Tundani and Lentili nearly charged them, but were blocked from doing so by Sinya who let them know that this herd of Impalas was part of their extended family. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2015  It was a great day with Tundani Nelion and Lentili sticking together giving the senior female in Lesanjuís herd the difficult task of trying to separate the babies and choose which ones they wanted in their herd. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2015  It was another wonderful day with Naipoki, Kihari and Ishaq-B trying to break through to take charge of Nelion, Tundani and Lentili. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2015   
Naipoki, Kihari and Ishaq-B kept stopping to reach out and touch Tundani, Nelion and Lentili in greeting. (read more...)
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Nursery Unit  April  2015  At around 4am the moving truck once again left the Nairobi Nursery with Tundani, Nelion and Lentili on board. (read more...) view
Voi Unit  April  2015  It was a steeper decline than normal and the newcomers seemed to slide down into the waiting Voi orphans unit.  
Tundani was the first to exit followed by Nelion with Lentili coming out last. (read more...)
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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  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  Kauro, Ziwa and Tundani had lots of fun together and the two older boys indulged Kauro in a gentle wrestling game. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  Barsilinga, Kithaka and Tundani also quickly came over to find out what was going on. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  March  2015  The pushing game attracted the attention of Tundani; however his intervention led to the end of the game as neither of the others were interested in playing with such a large adversary. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  Murit, Tundani and Kauro had a fun time this morning. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  Often this task falls to the keepers but, before they could intervene, Tundani, Arruba, Suswa, and Mashariki came to the rescue. (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  The orphans were happy and the bigger ones, Arruba, Mashariki, Barsilinga, Tundani, Nelion, Suswa and Rorogoi immediately started to roll in the mud on the ground. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  Kauro then sneaked off behind the bushes to where Tundani was having a fine time rolling on the ground. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  Once the public visiting is over Rorogoi, Ziwa, Lentili, Kithaka, Barsilinga, Tundani and Nelion have got into the habit of leaving the others and heading off deep into the forest. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  Nelion loves to lie down in the mud, but had a hard time getting back to his feet as Tundani and Barsilinga piled on top of him to slide and scratch themselves. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2015  After the orphans settled at the browsing area in the early morning Tundani and Barsilinga started to challenge each other. (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  In the mud Nelion was roughly bumped by Barsilinga and Tundani causing him to cry out and forcing the keepers to intervene. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  oromoko is very quiet and calm with a similar character to Tundani(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2015  Even the older boys, Kithaka, Barsilinga, Tundani and Nelion, who usually commence pushing games as soon as they leave their stockades, looked bored and concentrated on browsing. (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  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  Kithaka took on Lemoyian, Nelion took on Jasiri and Ngasha took on Barsilinga. Kauro had some fun bumping and climbing on Tundani as he relaxed on the ground soil bathing and polite Tundani obliged. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Kauro and Tundani though just stayed on the sidelines watching the others play. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  She was not having this and abandoned her bottle for a while to chase him off. Meantime Tundani, who had been one of the last to come in, was standing by patiently, just waiting for a keeper to finish feeding one of the others so that he could have his turn. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Kauro went out with the older ones and was looked after by Jasiri, Faraja, Nelion, Tundani and Barsilinga. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2014  Barsilinga and Tundani had a lovely time playing together from morning until night. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  These orphans are Dupotto, Enkikwe and Sirimon. Enkikwe spent the visiting hour in the company of Tundani, Nelion, and Sokotei and was the one to lead the group to the mudbath at milk time. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  Tundani was the only orphan not to enter the water today. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  Nelion, Tundani, Rorogoi, Olsekki, Ziwa and Sokotei not content to browse in the usual place and wanting instead to take the group further into the forest, something which the keepers prevented. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2014  It seems that Barsilinga, Tundani, Jasiri, Faraja and Nelion must have told them that were was nothing to be afraid of. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  hilst Tundani was happily browsing, Sirimon came from behind Tundani and pushed lovely Tundani so hard making him fall onto the ground. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Balguda and Ngasha and Tundani looked on disapproving as these are beautifully mannered boys, who do not appreciate this sort of behavior. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  October  2014  Nelion is gentle having gone through his naughty stage when he first realized the advantage of tusks, but now he and Tundani are mellow fellows choosing to hang out together much of the time minding their own business. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  When the orphans were let out their stockades Suswa, Mashariki, Lentili, Tundani and Nelion came by Enkikweís stockade. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  His strength is improving and we are continuing to administer his medication. It seems Ziwa is getting on with Tundani and Embu out in the field. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  Many of the orphans still remember Ziwa, especially Kithaka, Barsilinga, Ngasha, Rorogoi and Arruba, Jasiri, Faraja, Tundani who all used to accompany him before he left for Ithumba. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  It was only Tundani who opted not to go into the mud bath, but instead browsed on the trees. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  Jasiri, Faraja, Nelion and well behaved. Tundani and Balguda all hung out together enjoying the water that was left after the rain and feeding on the delicious new vegetation. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2014  n the field Kithaka, Suswa and Tundani have decided to spend the day together and kept apart from the other elephants. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2014  Things seem to be changing a lot recently, Nelion and Jasiri seem to be getting on better than whereas Nelion used to prefer Tundani(read more...) view
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  Tundani has become such a gentle giant; during feeding time instead of barging through everyone, like some of the greedy boys, he waits politely until the keepers are ready for him. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  All day today these two just seemed to fight and fight until eventually Tundani and Barsilinga had to intervene and break the two up. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  Nelion,  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  Barsilinga and Tundani joined forces to try to take on Jasiri and young Sokotei who were busy trying to mount Mashariki and Oltayoni whilst they were minding their own business lying in the soil. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2014  Rorogoi, Mashariki, Nelion and Tundani lead the herd into the browsing fields this morning. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  t night, just minutes after 8pm, Faraja and Jasiri unfolded an unusual drama of rumbling and yelling very loudly, soon after Tundani, Lentili, Ngasha, Kithaka and Basiliga all joined in this triumph of pure noise and waking anything that may of fallen asleep. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  he departure of yet more elephants left particularly Tundani, Jasiri, Faraja and Lentili bellowing after LimaLima, Zongoloni and Quanza almost protesting about their departure! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  Nelion used to be quite quiet and polite but now he sometimes even disobeys the keepers! He has long tusks and uses them to intimidate the other orphans, especially poor Tundani, who used to be very close to Nelion. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  Lemoyian was rather bothersome today! Whilst Ngasha and Tundani were enjoying a great deal of soil dusting, rolling around on the loose earth, he wondered over and mounted first Ngasha and then Tundani(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2014  ut in the field at around 2:30 pm this afternoon, Tundani noticed that Jasiri was busy digging out tasty roots from a shrub. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2014  So the long journey to the Ithumba Stockade in Northern East Tsavo began. As they departed Jasiri, Faraja and Tundani protested noisily, not wanting the three boys to leave. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2014  30 pm Nelion and Tundani engaged in some pushing games. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2014  Maxwell had fun with the orphans this morning. On being let out of their stockades Tundani, Masharki, Rorogoi, Lentili and Arruba went straight to Maxís gate to get some Lucerne. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2014  m. milk feed, Garzi and Tundani enjoyed a Pushing Game, but as soon as the milk arrived, Garzi, being one of the greedy boys, forgot his game and rushed to the milk wheelbarrow. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  February  2014  As soon as the orphans emerged from their Night Quarters early in the morning, Rorogoi, Mashariki, Tundani, Vuria and Balguda embarked on a rowdy Bush-Bashing display, rushing playfully around the compound with outspread ears, downing small shrubs in passing, and trumpeting their joy. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2014  Bomani has developed a bad habit of biting the ears of the others, especially during milk feeding times, and when it is time to be put in for the night, targeting Tundani, Nelion and Vuria. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2014  Little Olodare, like  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  January  2014  Lima Lima, Suswa, Ngasha and Tundani passed by Sagallaís Stockade today to try and comfort her, extending their trunks in an attempt to touch her. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  Small Boys Lemoyian, Kithaka, Barsilinga, Balguda and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  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  Kenyaís First Lady enjoyed feeding her adopted elephant, Tundani(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  December  2013  As soon as the main orphaned herd left their Night Stockades, Nelion and Tundani, who share a Night Stockade, and who are both gentle and polite boys as well as best friends, enjoyed a pushing game to welcome a new day, while the older females, Arruba, Sonje, Lima lima, Quanza. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2013  Lemoyian disrupted things by trying to bully her, so she was separated from him, and joined polite  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  November  2013  greedy boys, always attempting to snatch bottles from the others as they feed, and bellowing when their own has finished!  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2013  Whilst all the older female orphans were busy greeting those younger, Ngasha and Tundani enjoyed a wrestle which was interrupted by mischievous Kithaka. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  September  2013  Another blood sample was taken from him for analysis following recent medication. Kwale tends to isolate himself from the others, whom he finds somewhat too boisterous out in the bush, but Vuria, Nelion and  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2013  Matopeh woke up still extremely aggressive towards humans, despite having taken his milk throughout the night through the separating partition between his and Tundaniís stable. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2013  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  Lima Lima, Kwale and Tundani escorted him out to the field, Kwale and Tundani being very cool, gentle boys, with whom he loved to associate. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  August  2013  Once out with the others, he collapsed again, and had to have life support re-inserted in an ear vein, which revived him sufficiently to be able to walk back to his Stockade accompanied by Lima Lima, Kwale and Tundani(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  Arruba has become very interested in the boys strength testing games and enjoys engaging Ngasha, Barsilinga, Kithaka,  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  Jasiri, Faraja, Barsilinga and Tundani have been moved into different stables and stockades which they are not happy about. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  Today was Garziís third day out with the orphans and he has settled in well with Tundani and Kwale being his closest friends although Orwa, Teleki and the other boys try to bully him as he is a newcomer to the group and they think they can take advantage of that. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  Garzi spent the day in the company of Tundani, Laragai and Kwale and was happy to greet the visitors at the public viewing. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  July  2013  Kwaleís who continues to recover is kept company by Laragai and Tundani who love his gentle nature. (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  June  2013  He, Ngasha and Tundani had fun chasing the warthogs after their 3 p. (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. Jasiri and Faraja engaged one another in a Strength Testing exercise, which attracted the attention of Balguda, Tundani, Kithaka and Barsilinga all of whom relish such Games. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2013  The First Lady enjoyed feeding Murera and Tundani their milk, after which she fostered Tundani(read more...) view
Nursery Unit  June  2013  In the company of Tundani Barsilinga, Lima lima and Laragai he seemed a lot happier than yesterday. (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  Tundani has befriended Kwale and Ngasha, both of whom have had a course of antibiotic medication due to signs of feeling unwell. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  Today Tundani engaged both Ngasha and Barsilinga in westling games, which was good to see, because up until now he has been obsessed only with the Keepers. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  Once again Tundani was up to his old tricks Ė sneaking away and returning to the Stockades hoping for milk! (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  May  2013  Tundani remains a very friendly and calm little elephant, who enjoys fraternizing with the visitors behind the cordon at the public mudbath hour. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  As all the elephants were returning in the evening, Tundani took a different direction, unbeknownst to the Keepers who were leading the column. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  While all the Nursery Elephants enjoy the fresh green grass which is plentiful everywhere, Tundani prefers to remain very close to the Keepers, suckling on their fingers or dust-coats. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  Sonje was seen embracing Tundani who is very new in the Nursery while Naipoki and Kihari were busy following Jasiri along with Laragai and Lima lima. (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  April  2013  This,  (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  Tundani spent a peaceful night in the Nursery in the Stockade next door to Laragai, who kept touching him and comforting him through the separating poles of their respective stockades. (read more...) view
Nursery Unit  April  2013  few minutes before midday, there was another report of an Elephant Rescue needed, this time a young yearling bull calf from Tundani on the Tiva watercourse in N. (read more...) view
Ithumba Unit  April  2013  After the mudbath there was a call from the Trust Pilot, Nick Trent, that a lone calf had been spotted near Tundani on the Tiva River. (read more...) view
 

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