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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 LUALENI  Female  Thursday, July 29, 2004 Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary  estimated 4 months  She was found abandoned, and despite trying to join other herds seemed to be rejected by all. She was quite obviously an orphan, her mother suspected dead.  Poaching 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for LUALENI:

 Lualeni, baby Gawa and Kenze Lualeni with the orphans Lualeni and Naserian lualeni & wild bull
Lualeni, baby Gawa and Kenze
photo taken on 2/20/2017


Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 1/22/2017


Lualeni and Naserian
photo taken on 12/21/2016


lualeni & wild bull
photo taken on 7/31/2016


 Lualeni and Sidai with the new arrivals Orphans feeding with Lualeni Lualeni scratching on a rock Lualeni walking straight into the stockades
Lualeni and Sidai with the new arrivals
photo taken on 5/25/2016


Orphans feeding with Lualeni
photo taken on 5/8/2016


Lualeni scratching on a rock
photo taken on 5/7/2016


Lualeni walking straight into the stockades
photo taken on 5/7/2016


 Lualeni, right, with the orphans Lualeni eating lucerne Lualeni and Challa Lualeni tries to steal milk
Lualeni, right, with the orphans
photo taken on 4/20/2016


Lualeni eating lucerne
photo taken on 4/7/2016


Lualeni and Challa
photo taken on 3/24/2016


Lualeni tries to steal milk
photo taken on 3/2/2016


 Lualeni enjoying a dust bath with the babies Lualeni with the juniors Lualeni and her herd Lualeni appeared tired
Lualeni enjoying a dust bath with the babies
photo taken on 1/12/2016


Lualeni with the juniors
photo taken on 1/6/2016


Lualeni and her herd
photo taken on 10/5/2015


Lualeni appeared tired
photo taken on 8/8/2015


 Lualeni coming to join in Lualeni's group Lualeni with juniors Ololoo and Lualeni
Lualeni coming to join in
photo taken on 8/7/2015


Lualeni's group
photo taken on 8/5/2015


Lualeni with juniors
photo taken on 7/31/2015


Ololoo and Lualeni
photo taken on 7/27/2015


 Lualeni sniffs at Half Trunk Ololoo and Lualeni playing in the soil Lualeni was quick to support her friend Lualeni enjoys a wallow
Lualeni sniffs at Half Trunk
photo taken on 7/12/2015


Ololoo and Lualeni playing in the soil
photo taken on 7/6/2015


Lualeni was quick to support her friend
photo taken on 6/29/2015


Lualeni enjoys a wallow
photo taken on 6/8/2015


 Lualeni Lualeni wallowing Lualeni playing in the mud Lualeni came to greet the young ones
Lualeni
photo taken on 5/4/2015


Lualeni wallowing
photo taken on 4/30/2015


Lualeni playing in the mud
photo taken on 4/30/2015


Lualeni came to greet the young ones
photo taken on 4/29/2015


 Lualeni scratching herself Lualeni, Tomboi and Kenze drink with the orphans  Lualeni feeling mischievous  Lualeni arriving at the stockade
Lualeni scratching herself
photo taken on 4/7/2015


Lualeni, Tomboi and Kenze drink with the orphans
photo taken on 4/2/2015


Lualeni feeling mischievous
photo taken on 3/15/2015


Lualeni arriving at the stockade
photo taken on 3/10/2015


 Lualeni joined the young ones Lualeni wallowing Lualeni tries to pick up a bottle Lualeni browsing
Lualeni joined the young ones
photo taken on 3/8/2015


Lualeni wallowing
photo taken on 2/24/2015


Lualeni tries to pick up a bottle
photo taken on 2/20/2015


Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 2/6/2015


 Lualeni bathing Lualeni Lualeni browsing Lualeni
Lualeni bathing
photo taken on 1/31/2015


Lualeni
photo taken on 1/25/2015


Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 1/16/2015


Lualeni
photo taken on 1/2/2015


 Lualeni Lualeni and Ololoo Lualeni with the orphans Lualeni coming to see the orphans
Lualeni
photo taken on 12/18/2014


Lualeni and Ololoo
photo taken on 11/5/2014


Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 10/9/2014


Lualeni coming to see the orphans
photo taken on 8/11/2014


 Lualeni Lualeni bathing with Makireti Lualeni has a scratch on a rock Lualeni
Lualeni
photo taken on 7/13/2014


Lualeni bathing with Makireti
photo taken on 6/7/2014


Lualeni has a scratch on a rock
photo taken on 6/4/2014


Lualeni
photo taken on 5/30/2014


 Lualeni Lualeni Lualeni with the orphans Lualeni
Lualeni
photo taken on 5/18/2014


Lualeni
photo taken on 4/17/2014


Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 4/6/2014


Lualeni
photo taken on 4/4/2014


 Lualeni in the water Lualeni drinking with Ololoo Lualeni arriving at the stockade Lualeni with the orphans
Lualeni in the water
photo taken on 3/23/2014


Lualeni drinking with Ololoo
photo taken on 2/27/2014


Lualeni arriving at the stockade
photo taken on 2/26/2014


Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 2/21/2014


 Lualeni with the juniors Lualeni  Lualeni with the orphans Lualeni with the orphans
Lualeni with the juniors
photo taken on 2/18/2014


Lualeni
photo taken on 1/28/2014


Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 12/24/2013


Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 12/21/2013


 Lualeni Laragai and Lualeni playing Laragai, Narok and Lualeni Lualeni
Lualeni
photo taken on 12/10/2013


Laragai and Lualeni playing
photo taken on 11/26/2013


Laragai, Narok and Lualeni
photo taken on 11/18/2013


Lualeni
photo taken on 11/16/2013


 Ololoo and Lualeni Lualeni Lualeni coming from the bush Lualeni after a mudbath
Ololoo and Lualeni
photo taken on 10/13/2013


Lualeni
photo taken on 10/4/2013


Lualeni coming from the bush
photo taken on 9/17/2013


Lualeni after a mudbath
photo taken on 9/14/2013


 Lualeni with the juniors Lualeni Lualeni Lualeni with the juniors
Lualeni with the juniors
photo taken on 9/1/2013


Lualeni
photo taken on 8/16/2013


Lualeni
photo taken on 8/8/2013


Lualeni with the juniors
photo taken on 8/3/2013


 Lualeni feeding with the juniors Lualeni Lualeni with the juniors Lualeni with the youngsters
Lualeni feeding with the juniors
photo taken on 8/2/2013


Lualeni
photo taken on 7/12/2013


Lualeni with the juniors
photo taken on 7/1/2013


Lualeni with the youngsters
photo taken on 6/13/2013


 Lualeni near the mudbath Wendi and Lualeni Lualeni Lualeni joins the orphans
Lualeni near the mudbath
photo taken on 6/5/2013


Wendi and Lualeni
photo taken on 5/11/2013


Lualeni
photo taken on 4/28/2013


Lualeni joins the orphans
photo taken on 4/16/2013


 Lualeni with the babies Lualeni the zebra browsing at the stockade Lualeni watching over Ololoo Lualeni joins the orphans in the morning
Lualeni with the babies
photo taken on 4/13/2013


Lualeni the zebra browsing at the stockade
photo taken on 4/11/2013


Lualeni watching over Ololoo
photo taken on 4/11/2013


Lualeni joins the orphans in the morning
photo taken on 4/8/2013


 Lualeni iwth the orphans Lualeni at mudbath with the orphans Lualeni plays with water Lualnei and Ololoo
Lualeni iwth the orphans
photo taken on 4/5/2013


Lualeni at mudbath with the orphans
photo taken on 3/29/2013


Lualeni plays with water
photo taken on 3/28/2013


Lualnei and Ololoo
photo taken on 3/27/2013


 Lualeni joins the orphans in the morning Lualeni feeding with the orphans lualeni & ololoo lualeni and orphans at mud bath
Lualeni joins the orphans in the morning
photo taken on 3/14/2013


Lualeni feeding with the orphans
photo taken on 3/2/2013


lualeni & ololoo
photo taken on 2/18/2013


lualeni and orphans at mud bath
photo taken on 2/5/2013


 Lualeni having a drink Lualeni playing with Chemi Chemi Lualeni with the orphans Lualeni with the new babies
Lualeni having a drink
photo taken on 1/27/2013


Lualeni playing with Chemi Chemi
photo taken on 1/20/2013


Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 11/6/2012


Lualeni with the new babies
photo taken on 8/18/2012


 Lualeni at the mudbath Lualeni with orphans Lualeni feeding on Lucerne Lualeni with the orphans
Lualeni at the mudbath
photo taken on 8/1/2012


Lualeni with orphans
photo taken on 7/5/2012


Lualeni feeding on Lucerne
photo taken on 5/15/2012


Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 5/11/2012


 Lualeni and Kora Lualeni mudbathing with Ololoo Lualeni with the juniors Lualeni in the mudbath
Lualeni and Kora
photo taken on 3/14/2012


Lualeni mudbathing with Ololoo
photo taken on 2/21/2012


Lualeni with the juniors
photo taken on 2/21/2012


Lualeni in the mudbath
photo taken on 1/5/2012


 Lualeni in the mudbath with the orphans Lualeni and Kora Lualeni drinking with the babies Lualeni at the mudbath
Lualeni in the mudbath with the orphans
photo taken on 12/13/2011


Lualeni and Kora
photo taken on 12/11/2011


Lualeni drinking with the babies
photo taken on 11/18/2011


Lualeni at the mudbath
photo taken on 11/6/2011


 Lualeni munching on a root Lualeni watches over Ololoo as he drinks milk Lualeni Lualeni drinking with the youngsters
Lualeni munching on a root
photo taken on 10/16/2011


Lualeni watches over Ololoo as he drinks milk
photo taken on 9/10/2011


Lualeni
photo taken on 9/8/2011


Lualeni drinking with the youngsters
photo taken on 9/7/2011


 Lualeni sniffs at the new babies Lualeni playing with Tomboi Lualeni with the babies Kora and Lualeni with the babies
Lualeni sniffs at the new babies
photo taken on 8/6/2011


Lualeni playing with Tomboi
photo taken on 8/1/2011


Lualeni with the babies
photo taken on 7/18/2011


Kora and Lualeni with the babies
photo taken on 7/14/2011


 Lualeni says hi to the youngsters Lualeni browsing Lualeni with the junior group Lualeni and Kora drinking
Lualeni says hi to the youngsters
photo taken on 7/5/2011


Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 12/7/2010


Lualeni with the junior group
photo taken on 12/4/2010


Lualeni and Kora drinking
photo taken on 11/30/2010


 Lualeni, Kora and Challa taking water Lualeni Lualeni scratching Lualeni & Kora next to a wild elephant
Lualeni, Kora and Challa taking water
photo taken on 11/7/2010


Lualeni
photo taken on 10/22/2010


Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 10/17/2010


Lualeni & Kora next to a wild elephant
photo taken on 8/14/2010


 Lualeni feeding Lualeni scratching Lualeni scratching Lualeni browsing
Lualeni feeding
photo taken on 7/18/2010


Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 7/17/2010


Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 6/28/2010


Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 5/27/2010


 Lualeni Lualeni wading through water Lualeni Lualeni dust bathing
Lualeni
photo taken on 4/5/2010


Lualeni wading through water
photo taken on 2/15/2010


Lualeni
photo taken on 2/10/2010


Lualeni dust bathing
photo taken on 12/31/2009


 Lualeni scratching her ear Lualeni and Sian in the water Lualeni and Kora in the water trough Lualeni
Lualeni scratching her ear
photo taken on 12/19/2009


Lualeni and Sian in the water
photo taken on 12/18/2009


Lualeni and Kora in the water trough
photo taken on 11/28/2009


Lualeni
photo taken on 9/15/2009


 Lualeni Lualeni scratching Lualeni playing Lualeni walks to the mudbath
Lualeni
photo taken on 8/27/2009


Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 7/28/2009


Lualeni playing
photo taken on 6/8/2009


Lualeni walks to the mudbath
photo taken on 4/25/2009


 Lualeni having fun in the mudbath Lualeni completely covered in mud Lualeni scratching Lualeni sniffs the air
Lualeni having fun in the mudbath
photo taken on 3/19/2009


Lualeni completely covered in mud
photo taken on 2/15/2009


Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 1/29/2009


Lualeni sniffs the air
photo taken on 12/20/2008


 Lualeni browsing Lualeni at the mudbath Lualeni scratching Lualeni in the water at the mudwallow
Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 11/5/2008


Lualeni at the mudbath
photo taken on 10/4/2008


Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 9/19/2008


Lualeni in the water at the mudwallow
photo taken on 7/19/2008


 Lualeni sniffs the air Lenana sniffs at Lualeni Ndomot and Lualeni in a charging mood Lualeni scratching
Lualeni sniffs the air
photo taken on 6/21/2008


Lenana sniffs at Lualeni
photo taken on 6/20/2008


Ndomot and Lualeni in a charging mood
photo taken on 5/23/2008


Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 4/2/2008


 Lualeni scratching Lualeni having fun in the water Lualeni Lualeni scratching her back
Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 3/29/2008


Lualeni having fun in the water
photo taken on 3/8/2008


Lualeni
photo taken on 12/11/2007


Lualeni scratching her back
photo taken on 12/1/2007


 Lualeni at the stockades Lauleni Lualeni scratching Lualeni browsing
Lualeni at the stockades
photo taken on 11/23/2007


Lauleni
photo taken on 10/29/2007


Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 8/23/2007


Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 8/20/2007


 Lualeni in the water Lualeni relaxing Lualeni rumbling Lualeni playing in the water
Lualeni in the water
photo taken on 7/25/2007


Lualeni relaxing
photo taken on 6/22/2007


Lualeni rumbling
photo taken on 5/14/2007


Lualeni playing in the water
photo taken on 5/1/2007


 Lualeni busy browsing Lualeni Lualeni enjoying herself in the soft earth Old friends, Lualeni, Naserian and Kora together
Lualeni busy browsing
photo taken on 4/21/2007


Lualeni
photo taken on 4/18/2007


Lualeni enjoying herself in the soft earth
photo taken on 12/7/2006


Old friends, Lualeni, Naserian and Kora together
photo taken on 12/3/2006


 Lualeni lying in the mudbath water Lualeni the day before she was translocated Lualeni at the red earth wall Lualeni takes an interest in Chyulu
Lualeni lying in the mudbath water
photo taken on 10/2/2006


Lualeni the day before she was translocated
photo taken on 9/30/2006


Lualeni at the red earth wall
photo taken on 9/24/2006


Lualeni takes an interest in Chyulu
photo taken on 8/24/2006


 Lualeni having some greens Lualeni and Edwin Loijuk, Lualeni & Makena Makena and Lualeni enjoying the rain
Lualeni having some greens
photo taken on 8/4/2006


Lualeni and Edwin
photo taken on 7/27/2006


Loijuk, Lualeni & Makena
photo taken on 7/14/2006


Makena and Lualeni enjoying the rain
photo taken on 4/4/2006


 Lualeni being protective of Makena Makena and Lualeni browsing together Lualeni suckles on a keepers fingers Lualeni plays in the long grass
Lualeni being protective of Makena
photo taken on 3/20/2006


Makena and Lualeni browsing together
photo taken on 1/30/2006


Lualeni suckles on a keepers fingers
photo taken on 11/19/2005


Lualeni plays in the long grass
photo taken on 8/4/2005


 Lualeni keeping warm under her blanket Lualeni eating some greens at mudbath Felix with Lualeni Lualeni has a rest
Lualeni keeping warm under her blanket
photo taken on 4/11/2005


Lualeni eating some greens at mudbath
photo taken on 4/5/2005


Felix with Lualeni
photo taken on 2/19/2005


Lualeni has a rest
photo taken on 2/17/2005


 Lualeni with Leluruk having her midday bottle Lualeni with Amos Lualeni bonds with Sunyei Sunyei is very gentle and tender with the new calf
Lualeni with Leluruk having her midday bottle
photo taken on 1/10/2005


Lualeni with Amos
photo taken on 12/5/2004


Lualeni bonds with Sunyei
photo taken on 11/29/2004


Sunyei is very gentle and tender with the new calf
photo taken on 11/29/2004


 Lualeni joins the other orphans out in the bush the next day Waiting to be transported Sucking the fingers of one of her rescuers Lualeni standing alone before her rescue
Lualeni joins the other orphans out in the bush the next day
photo taken on 11/29/2004


Waiting to be transported
photo taken on 11/28/2004


Sucking the fingers of one of her rescuers
photo taken on 11/28/2004


Lualeni standing alone before her rescue
photo taken on 11/28/2004


 On arrival at the Nursery she immediately fed again. She fell asleep while being transported from the airport to the Nursery in the Trust's vehicle The next day she was flown up to Nairobi to the nursery At Voi she joined the  orphans in their stockade
On arrival at the Nursery she immediately fed again.
photo taken on 11/28/2004


She fell asleep while being transported from the airport to the Nursery in the Trust's vehicle
photo taken on 11/28/2004


The next day she was flown up to Nairobi to the nursery
photo taken on 11/28/2004


At Voi she joined the orphans in their stockade
photo taken on 11/27/2004


 Her legs were strapped for the journey to Voi She immediately drank a bottle of milk She seemed resigned to her fate and didn't resist Lualeni was estimated to be about 4 months old
Her legs were strapped for the journey to Voi
photo taken on 11/27/2004


She immediately drank a bottle of milk
photo taken on 11/27/2004


She seemed resigned to her fate and didn't resist
photo taken on 11/27/2004


Lualeni was estimated to be about 4 months old
photo taken on 11/27/2004


 Lualeni, found alone sleeping under a tree.
Lualeni, found alone sleeping under a tree.
photo taken on 11/27/2004


 
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