The following is Elephant Orphan named: QUANZA  (foster now)

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 QUANZA  Female  Wednesday, October 12, 2011 Lemomo area near Amboseli National Park  One year old  Her mother and two sisters were killed by poachers  Poaching 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for QUANZA:

 Quanza playing Quanza busy foraging Quanza sharperning her tusks Zongoloni and Quanza browsing
Quanza playing
photo taken on 7/29/2015


Quanza busy foraging
photo taken on 7/27/2015


Quanza sharperning her tusks
photo taken on 7/24/2015


Zongoloni and Quanza browsing
photo taken on 7/19/2015


 Sonje, Quanza and Lima lima browsing Qunza leading the babies Quanza holds her own bottle Quanza leading orphans out from the forest
Sonje, Quanza and Lima lima browsing
photo taken on 7/18/2015


Qunza leading the babies
photo taken on 7/17/2015


Quanza holds her own bottle
photo taken on 7/3/2015


Quanza leading orphans out from the forest
photo taken on 6/14/2015


 Quanza facing down,with Balguda showing bottom Quanza walking away Balguda  Quanza leads the way Quanza digging
Quanza facing down,with Balguda showing bottom
photo taken on 6/5/2015


Quanza walking away Balguda
photo taken on 5/31/2015


Quanza leads the way
photo taken on 5/17/2015


Quanza digging
photo taken on 5/11/2015


 Quanza digging soil for dusting  Quanza and Balguda together Quanza browsing alone Quanza leading Balguda
Quanza digging soil for dusting
photo taken on 5/4/2015


Quanza and Balguda together
photo taken on 4/29/2015


Quanza browsing alone
photo taken on 4/25/2015


Quanza leading Balguda
photo taken on 4/17/2015


 Quanza in the thick bush Quanza enjoying tubes Quanza breaking branches Quanza taking the orphans for a drink
Quanza in the thick bush
photo taken on 4/13/2015


Quanza enjoying tubes
photo taken on 3/29/2015


Quanza breaking branches
photo taken on 3/18/2015


Quanza taking the orphans for a drink
photo taken on 3/15/2015


 Quanza walking to the bushes Quanza rushing to the bushes Quanza smelling the air The orphans looking for green vegetation
Quanza walking to the bushes
photo taken on 3/6/2015


Quanza rushing to the bushes
photo taken on 3/1/2015


Quanza smelling the air
photo taken on 2/16/2015


The orphans looking for green vegetation
photo taken on 2/8/2015


 Sonja and Quanza browsing together Quanza scared Quanza and Zongoloni drinking Quanza looking for a scratch
Sonja and Quanza browsing together
photo taken on 2/1/2015


Quanza scared
photo taken on 1/15/2015


Quanza and Zongoloni drinking
photo taken on 1/14/2015


Quanza looking for a scratch
photo taken on 1/12/2015


 Quanza running for milk Quanza and Zongoloni looking for the way Quanza and Zongoloni drinking  Quanza taking off ticks
Quanza running for milk
photo taken on 1/11/2015


Quanza and Zongoloni looking for the way
photo taken on 1/9/2015


Quanza and Zongoloni drinking
photo taken on 1/8/2015


Quanza taking off ticks
photo taken on 1/7/2015


 Quanza blowing dust while Zongoloni is kneeling Quanza with her mouth full of grass Quanza leading out the babies from the forest Quanza soil dusting
Quanza blowing dust while Zongoloni is kneeling
photo taken on 1/5/2015


Quanza with her mouth full of grass
photo taken on 1/5/2015


Quanza leading out the babies from the forest
photo taken on 1/1/2015


Quanza soil dusting
photo taken on 12/29/2014


 Quanza browsing Busy Quanza Quanza was lost and looks for the others Quanza mounting Sonje
Quanza browsing
photo taken on 12/27/2014


Busy Quanza
photo taken on 12/24/2014


Quanza was lost and looks for the others
photo taken on 12/17/2014


Quanza mounting Sonje
photo taken on 12/14/2014


 Quanza enjoying the soft grass Quanza trying to turn around in the water hole Quanza in a scratching mood Quanza playing down on the ground
Quanza enjoying the soft grass
photo taken on 12/11/2014


Quanza trying to turn around in the water hole
photo taken on 12/9/2014


Quanza in a scratching mood
photo taken on 12/8/2014


Quanza playing down on the ground
photo taken on 12/7/2014


 Quanza drinking rain water Quanza with Zongoloni browsing close together Quanza rubbing bottom on Sonje lying down Quanza scratching behing the ears
Quanza drinking rain water
photo taken on 12/5/2014


Quanza with Zongoloni browsing close together
photo taken on 12/2/2014


Quanza rubbing bottom on Sonje lying down
photo taken on 11/30/2014


Quanza scratching behing the ears
photo taken on 11/25/2014


 Quanza in the swampy area Quanza with Sonje in the middle of play Quanza whispering to Sonje  Quanza trying to play with Zongoloni
Quanza in the swampy area
photo taken on 11/24/2014


Quanza with Sonje in the middle of play
photo taken on 11/21/2014


Quanza whispering to Sonje
photo taken on 11/19/2014


Quanza trying to play with Zongoloni
photo taken on 11/17/2014


 Quanza leading Murera and Sonje Quanza picking soft grass Quanza playing with dust while Sonje rolling Quanza giving broad smile
Quanza leading Murera and Sonje
photo taken on 11/12/2014


Quanza picking soft grass
photo taken on 11/10/2014


Quanza playing with dust while Sonje rolling
photo taken on 11/8/2014


Quanza giving broad smile
photo taken on 11/6/2014


 Quanza left with Zongoloni playing with water Quanza scratching her neck Quanza browsing on dry branches Quanza in the browsing field
Quanza left with Zongoloni playing with water
photo taken on 11/2/2014


Quanza scratching her neck
photo taken on 10/30/2014


Quanza browsing on dry branches
photo taken on 10/29/2014


Quanza in the browsing field
photo taken on 10/28/2014


 Quanza leading the babies Zongoloni followed by Quanza Quanza walking away Quanza and Lima Lima having a drink
Quanza leading the babies
photo taken on 10/25/2014


Zongoloni followed by Quanza
photo taken on 10/24/2014


Quanza walking away
photo taken on 10/13/2014


Quanza and Lima Lima having a drink
photo taken on 10/12/2014


 Quanza and Zongoloni browsing together Quanza sharpening her tusk Quanza and Zongoloni sharing cubes Quanza trying to steal from Lima lima
Quanza and Zongoloni browsing together
photo taken on 10/11/2014


Quanza sharpening her tusk
photo taken on 10/8/2014


Quanza and Zongoloni sharing cubes
photo taken on 10/7/2014


Quanza trying to steal from Lima lima
photo taken on 9/24/2014


 Sonje kicking Quanza Quanza trying to run away with her bottle Quanza reaching high to capture greens Quanza charging the baboons
Sonje kicking Quanza
photo taken on 9/21/2014


Quanza trying to run away with her bottle
photo taken on 9/19/2014


Quanza reaching high to capture greens
photo taken on 9/18/2014


Quanza charging the baboons
photo taken on 9/14/2014


 Quanza helping to lead the herd to the quarry Quanza and Lima lima drinking their milk Quanza enjoying her milk bottle Quanza playing in the grass
Quanza helping to lead the herd to the quarry
photo taken on 9/11/2014


Quanza and Lima lima drinking their milk
photo taken on 9/8/2014


Quanza enjoying her milk bottle
photo taken on 9/5/2014


Quanza playing in the grass
photo taken on 8/30/2014


 Quanza looking for Zongoloni Lima Lima pushing Quanza Spraying Quanza with frontline Quanza browsing as the elephants walked
Quanza looking for Zongoloni
photo taken on 8/29/2014


Lima Lima pushing Quanza
photo taken on 8/20/2014


Spraying Quanza with frontline
photo taken on 8/18/2014


Quanza browsing as the elephants walked
photo taken on 8/17/2014


 Quanza browsing on palm leaves Quanza trying to push the dead tree Quanza chasing a bushbuck Quanza enjoying her milk feed
Quanza browsing on palm leaves
photo taken on 8/14/2014


Quanza trying to push the dead tree
photo taken on 8/12/2014


Quanza chasing a bushbuck
photo taken on 8/12/2014


Quanza enjoying her milk feed
photo taken on 8/3/2014


 Quanza and Sonje browsing Quanza exploring Quanza browsing Quanza gets braver
Quanza and Sonje browsing
photo taken on 7/12/2014


Quanza exploring
photo taken on 7/9/2014


Quanza browsing
photo taken on 7/7/2014


Quanza gets braver
photo taken on 6/22/2014


 Qanza browsing alone Quanza Quanza runs in for milk Quanza goes into the mudbath
Qanza browsing alone
photo taken on 6/2/2014


Quanza
photo taken on 5/24/2014


Quanza runs in for milk
photo taken on 4/26/2014


Quanza goes into the mudbath
photo taken on 4/19/2014


 Quanza Quanza in the bush Ziwa and Quanza at the mudbath Quanza in the forest
Quanza
photo taken on 3/31/2014


Quanza in the bush
photo taken on 2/10/2014


Ziwa and Quanza at the mudbath
photo taken on 1/18/2014


Quanza in the forest
photo taken on 1/10/2014


 Quanza with the herd Quanza strikes a pose Quanza Quanza
Quanza with the herd
photo taken on 12/21/2013


Quanza strikes a pose
photo taken on 11/14/2013


Quanza
photo taken on 10/17/2013


Quanza
photo taken on 9/4/2013


 Quanza and Ishaq-B Quanza gets her trunk in a twist Teleki, Quanza and Orwa Quanza
Quanza and Ishaq-B
photo taken on 8/29/2013


Quanza gets her trunk in a twist
photo taken on 5/14/2013


Teleki, Quanza and Orwa
photo taken on 5/11/2013


Quanza
photo taken on 4/18/2013


 Quanza and Teleki in the mudbath Quanza with Barsilinga and Kwale Quanza Quanza and Sonje enjoying the dust
Quanza and Teleki in the mudbath
photo taken on 3/20/2013


Quanza with Barsilinga and Kwale
photo taken on 3/10/2013


Quanza
photo taken on 2/22/2013


Quanza and Sonje enjoying the dust
photo taken on 2/18/2013


 Narok and Quanza Quanza Quanza Quanza
Narok and Quanza
photo taken on 2/15/2013


Quanza
photo taken on 2/14/2013


Quanza
photo taken on 1/31/2013


Quanza
photo taken on 1/10/2013


 Quanza Quanza playing at the mudbath Quanza  Quanza
Quanza
photo taken on 1/9/2013


Quanza playing at the mudbath
photo taken on 12/19/2012


Quanza
photo taken on 12/12/2012


Quanza
photo taken on 12/8/2012


 Quanza The orphan herd Quanza Quanza with the herd
Quanza
photo taken on 11/18/2012


The orphan herd
photo taken on 11/14/2012


Quanza
photo taken on 11/13/2012


Quanza with the herd
photo taken on 11/12/2012


 Quanza playing in the bush with the orphans Quanza playing in the bush with the orphans Quanza at the Nursery Quanza with Narok
Quanza playing in the bush with the orphans
photo taken on 11/12/2012


Quanza playing in the bush with the orphans
photo taken on 11/12/2012


Quanza at the Nursery
photo taken on 11/12/2012


Quanza with Narok
photo taken on 11/6/2012


 Quanza in the bush Quanz with the herd Quanza Quanza in the stockade
Quanza in the bush
photo taken on 11/5/2012


Quanz with the herd
photo taken on 11/5/2012


Quanza
photo taken on 11/4/2012


Quanza in the stockade
photo taken on 10/31/2012


 Amos trying to tame Quanza Preparing the orphan for the journey to Nairobi orphanage The Keepers lay the orphan on the travel tarp The orphan is tied down for the journey to the orphanage
Amos trying to tame Quanza
photo taken on 10/31/2012


Preparing the orphan for the journey to Nairobi orphanage
photo taken on 10/30/2012


The Keepers lay the orphan on the travel tarp
photo taken on 10/30/2012


The orphan is tied down for the journey to the orphanage
photo taken on 10/30/2012


 Everyone helps to capture the orphan The Keepers arrive at the scene Quanza is initially agressive The Keepers remove the travel straps
Everyone helps to capture the orphan
photo taken on 10/30/2012


The Keepers arrive at the scene
photo taken on 10/30/2012


Quanza is initially agressive
photo taken on 10/30/2012


The Keepers remove the travel straps
photo taken on 10/30/2012


 Off loading Quanza once she arrives at the Nursery Qumquat dead Quaye dead Qantina dead
Off loading Quanza once she arrives at the Nursery
photo taken on 10/30/2012


Qumquat dead
photo taken on 10/29/2012


Quaye dead
photo taken on 10/29/2012


Qantina dead
photo taken on 10/29/2012


 Qumquat Another of Quanza's sisters Quaye Qantina, one of Quanza's older sisters who was killed Qumquat with her baby Quanza
Qumquat
photo taken on 11/19/2011


Another of Quanza's sisters Quaye
photo taken on 11/19/2011


Qantina, one of Quanza's older sisters who was killed
photo taken on 11/19/2011


Qumquat with her baby Quanza
photo taken on 10/22/2011


 Qumquat with her baby Quanza March 2009- Qumquat is treated for bullet wounds by our Tsavo Vet Unit
Qumquat with her baby Quanza
photo taken on 10/16/2011


March 2009- Qumquat is treated for bullet wounds by our Tsavo Vet Unit
photo taken on 3/19/2009


 
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