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 coming to join the orphans Lualeni, baby Gawa and Kenze Lualeni with the orphans Lualeni and Naserian
Lualeni coming to join the orphans
photo taken on 6/25/2017


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 Lualeni and Sidai with the new arrivals Orphans feeding with Lualeni Lualeni scratching on a rock
lualeni & wild bull
photo taken on 7/31/2016


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 Lualeni, right, with the orphans Lualeni eating lucerne Lualeni and Challa
Lualeni walking straight into the stockades
photo taken on 5/7/2016


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 Lualeni enjoying a dust bath with the babies Lualeni with the juniors Lualeni and her herd
Lualeni tries to steal milk
photo taken on 3/2/2016


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 Lualeni coming to join in Lualeni's group Lualeni with juniors
Lualeni appeared tired
photo taken on 8/8/2015


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 Lualeni sniffs at Half Trunk Ololoo and Lualeni playing in the soil Lualeni was quick to support her friend
Ololoo and Lualeni
photo taken on 7/27/2015


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 Lualeni Lualeni wallowing Lualeni playing in the mud
Lualeni enjoys a wallow
photo taken on 6/8/2015


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 Lualeni scratching herself Lualeni, Tomboi and Kenze drink with the orphans  Lualeni feeling mischievous
Lualeni came to greet the young ones
photo taken on 4/29/2015


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 Lualeni joined the young ones Lualeni wallowing Lualeni tries to pick up a bottle
Lualeni arriving at the stockade
photo taken on 3/10/2015


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 Lualeni bathing Lualeni Lualeni browsing
Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 2/6/2015


Lualeni bathing
photo taken on 1/31/2015


Lualeni
photo taken on 1/25/2015


Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 1/16/2015


 Lualeni Lualeni Lualeni and Ololoo Lualeni with the orphans
Lualeni
photo taken on 1/2/2015


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 Lualeni Lualeni bathing with Makireti Lualeni has a scratch on a rock
Lualeni coming to see the orphans
photo taken on 8/11/2014


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 Lualeni Lualeni Lualeni with the orphans
Lualeni
photo taken on 5/30/2014


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 Lualeni in the water Lualeni drinking with Ololoo Lualeni arriving at the stockade
Lualeni
photo taken on 4/4/2014


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


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 Lualeni Laragai and Lualeni playing Laragai, Narok and Lualeni
Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 12/21/2013


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 Ololoo and Lualeni Lualeni Lualeni coming from the bush
Lualeni
photo taken on 11/16/2013


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 Lualeni with the juniors Lualeni Lualeni
Lualeni after a mudbath
photo taken on 9/14/2013


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


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 Lualeni near the mudbath Wendi and Lualeni Lualeni
Lualeni with the youngsters
photo taken on 6/13/2013


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 Lualeni with the babies Lualeni the zebra browsing at the stockade Lualeni watching over Ololoo
Lualeni joins the orphans
photo taken on 4/16/2013


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 Lualeni iwth the orphans Lualeni at mudbath with the orphans Lualeni plays with water
Lualeni joins the orphans in the morning
photo taken on 4/8/2013


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 Lualeni joins the orphans in the morning Lualeni feeding with the orphans lualeni & ololoo
Lualnei and Ololoo
photo taken on 3/27/2013


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 Lualeni having a drink Lualeni playing with Chemi Chemi Lualeni with the orphans
lualeni and orphans at mud bath
photo taken on 2/5/2013


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 Lualeni at the mudbath Lualeni with orphans Lualeni feeding on Lucerne
Lualeni with the new babies
photo taken on 8/18/2012


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 Lualeni and Kora Lualeni mudbathing with Ololoo Lualeni with the juniors
Lualeni with the orphans
photo taken on 5/11/2012


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 Lualeni in the mudbath with the orphans Lualeni and Kora Lualeni drinking with the babies
Lualeni in the mudbath
photo taken on 1/5/2012


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 Lualeni munching on a root Lualeni watches over Ololoo as he drinks milk Lualeni
Lualeni at the mudbath
photo taken on 11/6/2011


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 Lualeni sniffs at the new babies Lualeni playing with Tomboi Lualeni with the babies
Lualeni drinking with the youngsters
photo taken on 9/7/2011


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 Lualeni says hi to the youngsters Lualeni browsing Lualeni with the junior group
Kora and Lualeni with the babies
photo taken on 7/14/2011


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 Lualeni, Kora and Challa taking water Lualeni Lualeni scratching
Lualeni and Kora drinking
photo taken on 11/30/2010


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


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 Lualeni Lualeni wading through water Lualeni
Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 5/27/2010


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 Lualeni scratching her ear Lualeni and Sian in the water Lualeni and Kora in the water trough
Lualeni dust bathing
photo taken on 12/31/2009


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 Lualeni Lualeni scratching Lualeni playing
Lualeni
photo taken on 9/15/2009


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 Lualeni having fun in the mudbath Lualeni completely covered in mud Lualeni scratching
Lualeni walks to the mudbath
photo taken on 4/25/2009


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 Lualeni browsing Lualeni at the mudbath Lualeni scratching
Lualeni sniffs the air
photo taken on 12/20/2008


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 Lualeni sniffs the air Lenana sniffs at Lualeni Ndomot and Lualeni in a charging mood
Lualeni in the water at the mudwallow
photo taken on 7/19/2008


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 Lualeni scratching Lualeni having fun in the water Lualeni
Lualeni scratching
photo taken on 4/2/2008


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 Lualeni at the stockades Lauleni Lualeni scratching
Lualeni scratching her back
photo taken on 12/1/2007


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 Lualeni in the water Lualeni relaxing Lualeni rumbling
Lualeni browsing
photo taken on 8/20/2007


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 Lualeni busy browsing Lualeni Lualeni enjoying herself in the soft earth
Lualeni playing in the water
photo taken on 5/1/2007


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 Lualeni lying in the mudbath water Lualeni the day before she was translocated Lualeni at the red earth wall
Old friends, Lualeni, Naserian and Kora together
photo taken on 12/3/2006


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 Lualeni having some greens Lualeni and Edwin Loijuk, Lualeni & Makena
Lualeni takes an interest in Chyulu
photo taken on 8/24/2006


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 Lualeni being protective of Makena Makena and Lualeni browsing together Lualeni suckles on a keepers fingers
Makena and Lualeni enjoying the rain
photo taken on 4/4/2006


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 Lualeni keeping warm under her blanket Lualeni eating some greens at mudbath Felix with Lualeni
Lualeni plays in the long grass
photo taken on 8/4/2005


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 Lualeni with Leluruk having her midday bottle Lualeni with Amos Lualeni bonds with Sunyei
Lualeni has a rest
photo taken on 2/17/2005


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 Lualeni joins the other orphans out in the bush the next day Waiting to be transported Sucking the fingers of one of her rescuers
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
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 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
Lualeni standing alone before her rescue
photo taken on 11/28/2004


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


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 Lualeni, found alone sleeping under a tree.
Lualeni was estimated to be about 4 months old
photo taken on 11/27/2004


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


 
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