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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 MURERA  Female  Monday, September 7, 2009 Meru National Park  About 2 and a half years old  She was spotted by Offbeat Safari guides. She had been on her own for several days.  Poaching 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for MURERA:

 Murera dusting up Murera with his keeper Murera comign to the mudbath Murera at the dustbath
Murera dusting up
photo taken on 9/29/2018


Murera with his keeper
photo taken on 9/20/2018


Murera comign to the mudbath
photo taken on 9/18/2018


Murera at the dustbath
photo taken on 9/15/2018


 Murera having a lovely time at mudbath Murera coming out of the forest Murera on the pathway Murera on her way to the waterhole
Murera having a lovely time at mudbath
photo taken on 9/12/2018


Murera coming out of the forest
photo taken on 9/6/2018


Murera on the pathway
photo taken on 8/28/2018


Murera on her way to the waterhole
photo taken on 8/18/2018


 Murera standing under some branches Murera dustbathing Murera with ears spread Murera in the bushes
Murera standing under some branches
photo taken on 8/12/2018


Murera dustbathing
photo taken on 8/8/2018


Murera with ears spread
photo taken on 8/6/2018


Murera in the bushes
photo taken on 7/23/2018


 Murera at the milk feeding area Alamaya browsing with Murera Murera in the bushes Mwashoti walking with Murera behind
Murera at the milk feeding area
photo taken on 7/18/2018


Alamaya browsing with Murera
photo taken on 7/15/2018


Murera in the bushes
photo taken on 7/7/2018


Mwashoti walking with Murera behind
photo taken on 6/25/2018


 Murera taking great care of Mwashoti behind Sonje and Murera leaving the dust bath Murera catching up Alamaya with Murera
Murera taking great care of Mwashoti behind
photo taken on 6/14/2018


Sonje and Murera leaving the dust bath
photo taken on 6/9/2018


Murera catching up
photo taken on 6/8/2018


Alamaya with Murera
photo taken on 6/5/2018


 Murera smells Zongoloni's mouth Murera pushes Sonje to walk faster Murera warning the boys not to fight Murera finds soft grass to feed on
Murera smells Zongoloni's mouth
photo taken on 5/30/2018


Murera pushes Sonje to walk faster
photo taken on 5/27/2018


Murera warning the boys not to fight
photo taken on 5/26/2018


Murera finds soft grass to feed on
photo taken on 5/25/2018


 Murera scratching her bottom Murera in the very thick bush Murera going up into the Chyulu Hills Murera and friends browsing
Murera scratching her bottom
photo taken on 5/18/2018


Murera in the very thick bush
photo taken on 5/17/2018


Murera going up into the Chyulu Hills
photo taken on 5/11/2018


Murera and friends browsing
photo taken on 5/5/2018


 Murera waiting for the younger ones Murera Murera having fun in the water Murera with a full mouth of grass
Murera waiting for the younger ones
photo taken on 5/5/2018


Murera
photo taken on 4/29/2018


Murera having fun in the water
photo taken on 4/24/2018


Murera with a full mouth of grass
photo taken on 4/17/2018


 Murera with Alamaya and Mwashoti Murera at the front of the group Murera scratching on the wall Murera browsing with Alamaya
Murera with Alamaya and Mwashoti
photo taken on 4/15/2018


Murera at the front of the group
photo taken on 4/12/2018


Murera scratching on the wall
photo taken on 4/10/2018


Murera browsing with Alamaya
photo taken on 4/9/2018


 Murera browsing Sonje and Murera after the milk feed Murera by the waterpool Murera walking through the browsing fields
Murera browsing
photo taken on 4/3/2018


Sonje and Murera after the milk feed
photo taken on 3/31/2018


Murera by the waterpool
photo taken on 3/28/2018


Murera walking through the browsing fields
photo taken on 3/27/2018


 Murera busy browsing Murera enjoying green vegetation Murera comforts Mwashoti Murera browsing with the young boys
Murera busy browsing
photo taken on 3/20/2018


Murera enjoying green vegetation
photo taken on 3/16/2018


Murera comforts Mwashoti
photo taken on 3/15/2018


Murera browsing with the young boys
photo taken on 3/14/2018


 Murera heading to get a drink Sweet Murera Murera playing Murera in the bushes
Murera heading to get a drink
photo taken on 3/13/2018


Sweet Murera
photo taken on 3/10/2018


Murera playing
photo taken on 3/8/2018


Murera in the bushes
photo taken on 3/5/2018


 Murera in the browsing fields Murera slowly making her way out of the forest Lovely Murera Murera scratching
Murera in the browsing fields
photo taken on 3/2/2018


Murera slowly making her way out of the forest
photo taken on 2/24/2018


Lovely Murera
photo taken on 2/22/2018


Murera scratching
photo taken on 2/21/2018


 Murera browsing with the others Murera flapping her ears Murera in the forest Murera enjoying the mud bath
Murera browsing with the others
photo taken on 2/20/2018


Murera flapping her ears
photo taken on 2/10/2018


Murera in the forest
photo taken on 2/6/2018


Murera enjoying the mud bath
photo taken on 2/4/2018


 Murera browsing with Mwashoti Murera ready for bottle feed Murera with the babies at mud bath Murera leading orphans to Kenze
Murera browsing with Mwashoti
photo taken on 2/1/2018


Murera ready for bottle feed
photo taken on 1/31/2018


Murera with the babies at mud bath
photo taken on 1/21/2018


Murera leading orphans to Kenze
photo taken on 1/15/2018


 Murera and Mwashoti Murera leading orphans to Kenze Murera enjoying the green foliage Murera leading the orphans from the mud bath
Murera and Mwashoti
photo taken on 1/7/2018


Murera leading orphans to Kenze
photo taken on 1/5/2018


Murera enjoying the green foliage
photo taken on 1/3/2018


Murera leading the orphans from the mud bath
photo taken on 12/30/2017


 Murera scratching her body on the sign post Murera walking towards Kenze Hills Alamaya pushes Mwashoti behind Murera Murera having her bottle
Murera scratching her body on the sign post
photo taken on 12/29/2017


Murera walking towards Kenze Hills
photo taken on 12/24/2017


Alamaya pushes Mwashoti behind Murera
photo taken on 12/20/2017


Murera having her bottle
photo taken on 12/13/2017


 Playful Murera Murera walking back home Murera looking at Sonje in the grass Murera scared of the baboons
Playful Murera
photo taken on 12/7/2017


Murera walking back home
photo taken on 12/4/2017


Murera looking at Sonje in the grass
photo taken on 12/1/2017


Murera scared of the baboons
photo taken on 11/27/2017


 Murera playing in the mud Murera sharpening her tusks Murera showing off her bathing skills Murera and Sonje watch over Ziwa
Murera playing in the mud
photo taken on 11/26/2017


Murera sharpening her tusks
photo taken on 11/25/2017


Murera showing off her bathing skills
photo taken on 11/23/2017


Murera and Sonje watch over Ziwa
photo taken on 11/16/2017


 Murera running to keep the herd together Murera charging in the bushes Murera in the mud Murera having a scratch
Murera running to keep the herd together
photo taken on 11/15/2017


Murera charging in the bushes
photo taken on 11/13/2017


Murera in the mud
photo taken on 11/12/2017


Murera having a scratch
photo taken on 11/10/2017


 Playful Murera Murera surrounded by her babies Keeper with Murera Murera pulls down soft branches for Mwashoti
Playful Murera
photo taken on 11/7/2017


Murera surrounded by her babies
photo taken on 11/6/2017


Keeper with Murera
photo taken on 10/28/2017


Murera pulls down soft branches for Mwashoti
photo taken on 10/23/2017


 Murera leaves after dusting Murera waiting for feed time Murera browsing Murera browsing
Murera leaves after dusting
photo taken on 10/21/2017


Murera waiting for feed time
photo taken on 10/21/2017


Murera browsing
photo taken on 10/20/2017


Murera browsing
photo taken on 10/17/2017


 Murera leads babies into the shade Murera browses with Alamaya Murera stops for a scratch Murera leads Zongoloni to Chyulu Hills
Murera leads babies into the shade
photo taken on 10/14/2017


Murera browses with Alamaya
photo taken on 10/7/2017


Murera stops for a scratch
photo taken on 10/5/2017


Murera leads Zongoloni to Chyulu Hills
photo taken on 10/2/2017


 Murera walking to the Springs Murera stretches her body Murera leaves the dustbath Murera scratching his bottom
Murera walking to the Springs
photo taken on 9/27/2017


Murera stretches her body
photo taken on 9/22/2017


Murera leaves the dustbath
photo taken on 9/21/2017


Murera scratching his bottom
photo taken on 9/14/2017


 Murera walks to Mwashoti who was trumpeting Murera playing with Jasiri Murera and Keeper at feed time Murera talking the babies to the bush
Murera walks to Mwashoti who was trumpeting
photo taken on 9/13/2017


Murera playing with Jasiri
photo taken on 9/6/2017


Murera and Keeper at feed time
photo taken on 9/4/2017


Murera talking the babies to the bush
photo taken on 8/30/2017


 Murera relaxing on the grass Alamaya and Murera leading orphans to Umani Hills Murera ready for mud bath Murera waiting for Mwashoti
Murera relaxing on the grass
photo taken on 8/27/2017


Alamaya and Murera leading orphans to Umani Hills
photo taken on 8/26/2017


Murera ready for mud bath
photo taken on 8/21/2017


Murera waiting for Mwashoti
photo taken on 8/20/2017


 Murera wiating for Mwashoti Murera rushing for feeding time Murera walking away with Alamaya Murera in a playfull mood
Murera wiating for Mwashoti
photo taken on 8/15/2017


Murera rushing for feeding time
photo taken on 8/12/2017


Murera walking away with Alamaya
photo taken on 8/10/2017


Murera in a playfull mood
photo taken on 8/9/2017


 Murera on the way to bottle feed time Murera and friends enroute bottle feed Murera walking up the hill Murera scratching
Murera on the way to bottle feed time
photo taken on 8/8/2017


Murera and friends enroute bottle feed
photo taken on 8/6/2017


Murera walking up the hill
photo taken on 8/1/2017


Murera scratching
photo taken on 7/30/2017


 Murera at the mudbath area Murera after a muddy mudbath Murera browsing Murera at the stockade compound in the morning
Murera at the mudbath area
photo taken on 7/23/2017


Murera after a muddy mudbath
photo taken on 7/18/2017


Murera browsing
photo taken on 7/16/2017


Murera at the stockade compound in the morning
photo taken on 7/12/2017


 Murera trying to get green shoots to browse on Murera coming down from the forest Murera with Alamaya at the saltlick  Murera and Mwashoti going away after saltlick
Murera trying to get green shoots to browse on
photo taken on 7/4/2017


Murera coming down from the forest
photo taken on 7/1/2017


Murera with Alamaya at the saltlick
photo taken on 6/28/2017


Murera and Mwashoti going away after saltlick
photo taken on 6/25/2017


 Murera scaring bushbucks away Murera caring for the playing babies in the bush Murera leading babies out to the bottle feeding  Murera taking Alamaya away after drinking water
Murera scaring bushbucks away
photo taken on 6/21/2017


Murera caring for the playing babies in the bush
photo taken on 6/19/2017


Murera leading babies out to the bottle feeding
photo taken on 6/15/2017


Murera taking Alamaya away after drinking water
photo taken on 6/8/2017


 Murera walking away to the bushes Murera walking back home Murera ready to take babies to the waterhole Murera with Mwashoti and friends
Murera walking away to the bushes
photo taken on 6/7/2017


Murera walking back home
photo taken on 6/4/2017


Murera ready to take babies to the waterhole
photo taken on 6/1/2017


Murera with Mwashoti and friends
photo taken on 5/24/2017


 Murera keenly waiting for her babies Murera rolling in the mudbath  Murera walking away Murera running to the bottles
Murera keenly waiting for her babies
photo taken on 5/22/2017


Murera rolling in the mudbath
photo taken on 5/20/2017


Murera walking away
photo taken on 5/11/2017


Murera running to the bottles
photo taken on 5/6/2017


 Murera browsing on the Chyulu hills Murera and Sonje look after Mwashoti Murera contemplating whether to wallow or not Murera shows Mwashoti which branches to pick
Murera browsing on the Chyulu hills
photo taken on 5/3/2017


Murera and Sonje look after Mwashoti
photo taken on 4/29/2017


Murera contemplating whether to wallow or not
photo taken on 4/26/2017


Murera shows Mwashoti which branches to pick
photo taken on 4/24/2017


 Murera can smell wild friends Murera bottom scratching Murera struggling to stand up after wallowing Murera having fun on a muddy hill
Murera can smell wild friends
photo taken on 4/19/2017


Murera bottom scratching
photo taken on 4/19/2017


Murera struggling to stand up after wallowing
photo taken on 4/14/2017


Murera having fun on a muddy hill
photo taken on 4/10/2017


 Murera drinking rain water Murera and friends waiting for others at hometime Murera licking salts Murera dusting
Murera drinking rain water
photo taken on 4/8/2017


Murera and friends waiting for others at hometime
photo taken on 4/7/2017


Murera licking salts
photo taken on 4/2/2017


Murera dusting
photo taken on 4/1/2017


 Murera very playful after mud bath Murera walking to Sonje Murera leads morning browsing session Murera scared of wild friends
Murera very playful after mud bath
photo taken on 3/24/2017


Murera walking to Sonje
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Murera leads morning browsing session
photo taken on 3/18/2017


Murera scared of wild friends
photo taken on 3/16/2017


 Murera scared of the wild elephants trumpeting Murera coming out of the water hole Murera taking Mwashoti to the mud bath Murera and Limalima leading orphans to mudbath
Murera scared of the wild elephants trumpeting
photo taken on 3/11/2017


Murera coming out of the water hole
photo taken on 3/10/2017


Murera taking Mwashoti to the mud bath
photo taken on 3/7/2017


Murera and Limalima leading orphans to mudbath
photo taken on 3/3/2017


 Murera leaving the waterhole Murera scratching on a rock Mwashoti and Murera enjoy some quiet time Murera leading the midday bottle feed
Murera leaving the waterhole
photo taken on 3/2/2017


Murera scratching on a rock
photo taken on 3/1/2017


Mwashoti and Murera enjoy some quiet time
photo taken on 2/28/2017


Murera leading the midday bottle feed
photo taken on 2/20/2017


 Murera and Mwashoti cool off under the shade Murera waiting for Alamaya to get up Murera and Alamaya in the forest Murera with her group
Murera and Mwashoti cool off under the shade
photo taken on 2/16/2017


Murera waiting for Alamaya to get up
photo taken on 2/5/2017


Murera and Alamaya in the forest
photo taken on 2/3/2017


Murera with her group
photo taken on 1/30/2017


 Murera standing next to a wallowing Alamaya Murera gets her share of milk Big girl Murera Murera scratching
Murera standing next to a wallowing Alamaya
photo taken on 1/29/2017


Murera gets her share of milk
photo taken on 1/27/2017


Big girl Murera
photo taken on 1/22/2017


Murera scratching
photo taken on 1/17/2017


 Murera with her ears spread Murera leaving the dustbath Murera at a muddy soil patch with the babies Murera coming for milk
Murera with her ears spread
photo taken on 1/16/2017


Murera leaving the dustbath
photo taken on 1/12/2017


Murera at a muddy soil patch with the babies
photo taken on 1/7/2017


Murera coming for milk
photo taken on 1/6/2017


 Murera scratching her chin Murera scratching her neck on a tree Murera looking for acacia leaves Murera and her group waiting for feeding time
Murera scratching her chin
photo taken on 1/3/2017


Murera scratching her neck on a tree
photo taken on 12/25/2016


Murera looking for acacia leaves
photo taken on 12/24/2016


Murera and her group waiting for feeding time
photo taken on 12/23/2016


 Murera talking to Alamaya Murera scratching against a tree Murera leading orphans back to the stockades Murera licking salt off the ground
Murera talking to Alamaya
photo taken on 12/20/2016


Murera scratching against a tree
photo taken on 12/16/2016


Murera leading orphans back to the stockades
photo taken on 12/12/2016


Murera licking salt off the ground
photo taken on 12/11/2016


 Alamaya enjoying Murera's company Murera browsing with the younger boys Murera scratching ears on a branch Sonje and Murera
Alamaya enjoying Murera's company
photo taken on 12/11/2016


Murera browsing with the younger boys
photo taken on 12/7/2016


Murera scratching ears on a branch
photo taken on 12/7/2016


Sonje and Murera
photo taken on 12/6/2016


 Murera picking at some roots Murera feeding Murera trying to scare away grasshoppers Murera busy feeding
Murera picking at some roots
photo taken on 12/1/2016


Murera feeding
photo taken on 11/30/2016


Murera trying to scare away grasshoppers
photo taken on 11/28/2016


Murera busy feeding
photo taken on 11/27/2016


 Murera browsing with the babies Murera in the browsing fields Murera at the water trough with the babies Lovely Murera
Murera browsing with the babies
photo taken on 11/21/2016


Murera in the browsing fields
photo taken on 11/20/2016


Murera at the water trough with the babies
photo taken on 11/17/2016


Lovely Murera
photo taken on 11/10/2016


 Murera scratching Murera and the orphans heading out to the forest Murera touching Limalima's mouth Murera dusting with soil
Murera scratching
photo taken on 11/9/2016


Murera and the orphans heading out to the forest
photo taken on 11/4/2016


Murera touching Limalima's mouth
photo taken on 10/30/2016


Murera dusting with soil
photo taken on 10/29/2016


 Murera with the babies at the lucerne corner Playful Murera trying to get up Murera putting her babies under the shade Murera scratching chest with trunk
Murera with the babies at the lucerne corner
photo taken on 10/28/2016


Playful Murera trying to get up
photo taken on 10/25/2016


Murera putting her babies under the shade
photo taken on 10/21/2016


Murera scratching chest with trunk
photo taken on 10/20/2016


 Murera having words with Alamaya Alamaya and Murera having a chat Murera charging at butterflies Murera
Murera having words with Alamaya
photo taken on 10/11/2016


Alamaya and Murera having a chat
photo taken on 10/10/2016


Murera charging at butterflies
photo taken on 9/29/2016


Murera
photo taken on 9/27/2016


 Playful Murera Murera playing Sweet Murera Murera browsing with the babies in the group
Playful Murera
photo taken on 9/22/2016


Murera playing
photo taken on 9/21/2016


Sweet Murera
photo taken on 9/7/2016


Murera browsing with the babies in the group
photo taken on 9/1/2016


 Murera getting attention from a keeper Murera having a swim Murera scratching Murera feeding Mwashoti
Murera getting attention from a keeper
photo taken on 8/31/2016


Murera having a swim
photo taken on 8/30/2016


Murera scratching
photo taken on 8/27/2016


Murera feeding Mwashoti
photo taken on 8/15/2016


 Murera in a playful mood Murera ready for milk feeding time Murera after milk feed Murera looking for pods
Murera in a playful mood
photo taken on 8/12/2016


Murera ready for milk feeding time
photo taken on 8/11/2016


Murera after milk feed
photo taken on 8/5/2016


Murera looking for pods
photo taken on 8/3/2016


 Murera comforting Alamaya under her belly Murera looking for more grasslands Murera on standby,waiting for Mwashoti Murera with itchy bottom
Murera comforting Alamaya under her belly
photo taken on 7/31/2016


Murera looking for more grasslands
photo taken on 7/25/2016


Murera on standby,waiting for Mwashoti
photo taken on 7/23/2016


Murera with itchy bottom
photo taken on 7/18/2016


 Murera drinking water from the water spring Murera and Limalima looking after Alamaya Charging Murera after seeing the wild bull  Murera and Sonje taking their friend away
Murera drinking water from the water spring
photo taken on 7/15/2016


Murera and Limalima looking after Alamaya
photo taken on 7/12/2016


Charging Murera after seeing the wild bull
photo taken on 7/12/2016


Murera and Sonje taking their friend away
photo taken on 7/4/2016


 Murera and her loving keeper Murera foraging & boys playing in the background Murera watching over Mwashoti Murera at feeding time
Murera and her loving keeper
photo taken on 6/29/2016


Murera foraging & boys playing in the background
photo taken on 6/22/2016


Murera watching over Mwashoti
photo taken on 6/19/2016


Murera at feeding time
photo taken on 6/11/2016


 Murera and Sonje walking with Mwashoti Murera waiting for Mwashoti to finish playing Murera leading the babies Murera taking the babies for a walk
Murera and Sonje walking with Mwashoti
photo taken on 6/11/2016


Murera waiting for Mwashoti to finish playing
photo taken on 6/8/2016


Murera leading the babies
photo taken on 6/6/2016


Murera taking the babies for a walk
photo taken on 6/6/2016


 Murera and Sonje took the babies to the shade Murera taking great care of Alamaya and Mwashoti Murera entertaining the new babies at dust bath Murera Sonje and Ziwa going for a walk
Murera and Sonje took the babies to the shade
photo taken on 6/2/2016


Murera taking great care of Alamaya and Mwashoti
photo taken on 6/1/2016


Murera entertaining the new babies at dust bath
photo taken on 5/30/2016


Murera Sonje and Ziwa going for a walk
photo taken on 5/25/2016


 Murera enjoying some sweet branches Murera enjoying some tasty branches Murera hiding in the forest Murera walking to the water troughs
Murera enjoying some sweet branches
photo taken on 5/23/2016


Murera enjoying some tasty branches
photo taken on 5/21/2016


Murera hiding in the forest
photo taken on 5/19/2016


Murera walking to the water troughs
photo taken on 5/16/2016


 Murera disciplining Faraja Murera following Sonje Murera enjoying the soft grass Murera with Lima Lima on the grassland
Murera disciplining Faraja
photo taken on 5/16/2016


Murera following Sonje
photo taken on 5/15/2016


Murera enjoying the soft grass
photo taken on 5/14/2016


Murera with Lima Lima on the grassland
photo taken on 5/14/2016


 Murera and orphans after dust bathing Murera being very playful Murera walking away from the dust bath Murera and Ziwa walking together
Murera and orphans after dust bathing
photo taken on 5/8/2016


Murera being very playful
photo taken on 5/8/2016


Murera walking away from the dust bath
photo taken on 5/7/2016


Murera and Ziwa walking together
photo taken on 5/5/2016


 Murera and Ngasha enjoying their dust bath time Murera walking to her friends after her milk Sleeping Murera Murera really enjoying the dust bath
Murera and Ngasha enjoying their dust bath time
photo taken on 4/27/2016


Murera walking to her friends after her milk
photo taken on 4/25/2016


Sleeping Murera
photo taken on 4/23/2016


Murera really enjoying the dust bath
photo taken on 4/21/2016


 Murera arriving for her milk bottle Murera finding a good tree Murera and Ngasha together Murera trying to get up from dust bath
Murera arriving for her milk bottle
photo taken on 4/18/2016


Murera finding a good tree
photo taken on 4/14/2016


Murera and Ngasha together
photo taken on 4/13/2016


Murera trying to get up from dust bath
photo taken on 4/12/2016


 Murera and Ngasha on the scratching wall Murera walking to Ziwa Murera trying to scratch her itchy hind Murera relaxing at the dustbath
Murera and Ngasha on the scratching wall
photo taken on 4/7/2016


Murera walking to Ziwa
photo taken on 4/6/2016


Murera trying to scratch her itchy hind
photo taken on 4/1/2016


Murera relaxing at the dustbath
photo taken on 3/31/2016


 Murera walking out of the bushes Ziwa, Murera and Sonje having a drink Murera with ears flared after seeing a wild bull Murera scratching her neck
Murera walking out of the bushes
photo taken on 3/28/2016


Ziwa, Murera and Sonje having a drink
photo taken on 3/26/2016


Murera with ears flared after seeing a wild bull
photo taken on 3/25/2016


Murera scratching her neck
photo taken on 3/17/2016


 Ziwa and Murera Murera trying to get up Murera and Sonje watching Ziwa dustbathing Murera and Sonje
Ziwa and Murera
photo taken on 3/16/2016


Murera trying to get up
photo taken on 3/12/2016


Murera and Sonje watching Ziwa dustbathing
photo taken on 3/11/2016


Murera and Sonje
photo taken on 3/10/2016


 Murera dustbathing Murera looking for somewhere to have a dustbath Beautiful Murera scratching Murera watching the other babies cross
Murera dustbathing
photo taken on 3/8/2016


Murera looking for somewhere to have a dustbath
photo taken on 3/4/2016


Beautiful Murera scratching
photo taken on 3/3/2016


Murera watching the other babies cross
photo taken on 2/29/2016


 Murera accompanying Ziwa to bottle feeding Murera talking to her keeper today Murera in the dust bath soil Murera going into the dust to roll
Murera accompanying Ziwa to bottle feeding
photo taken on 2/28/2016


Murera talking to her keeper today
photo taken on 2/24/2016


Murera in the dust bath soil
photo taken on 2/23/2016


Murera going into the dust to roll
photo taken on 2/22/2016


 Murera going to scratch her neck Murera waiting for Ziwa Murera flapping her big ears Sonje, right, and Murera walking to Ziwa
Murera going to scratch her neck
photo taken on 2/17/2016


Murera waiting for Ziwa
photo taken on 2/16/2016


Murera flapping her big ears
photo taken on 2/14/2016


Sonje, right, and Murera walking to Ziwa
photo taken on 2/13/2016


 Playful Murera after milk feeding Murera scaring the buffalos Murera walking to her friends Murera listening to the wild elephants
Playful Murera after milk feeding
photo taken on 2/9/2016


Murera scaring the buffalos
photo taken on 2/5/2016


Murera walking to her friends
photo taken on 2/5/2016


Murera listening to the wild elephants
photo taken on 2/4/2016


 Murera taking the herd out to browse Smiling Murera Murera trying to get up Murera by the waterhole used by wild elephants
Murera taking the herd out to browse
photo taken on 1/27/2016


Smiling Murera
photo taken on 1/24/2016


Murera trying to get up
photo taken on 1/24/2016


Murera by the waterhole used by wild elephants
photo taken on 1/20/2016


 Murera looking down on Ziwa Murera scratching her bottom Murera enjoying grass Murera slowly following the babies
Murera looking down on Ziwa
photo taken on 1/14/2016


Murera scratching her bottom
photo taken on 1/10/2016


Murera enjoying grass
photo taken on 1/9/2016


Murera slowly following the babies
photo taken on 1/7/2016


 Murera getting up from her scratching game Murera getting up from the dusting soil Murera doing her leg excercises Murera and Ziwa on the scratching rock
Murera getting up from her scratching game
photo taken on 1/6/2016


Murera getting up from the dusting soil
photo taken on 1/4/2016


Murera doing her leg excercises
photo taken on 1/3/2016


Murera and Ziwa on the scratching rock
photo taken on 1/3/2016


 Murera picking some seed pods from Acacia Murera charging the butterflies Murera playing with her babies Murera having her bottle and Lima Lima waiting!
Murera picking some seed pods from Acacia
photo taken on 12/29/2015


Murera charging the butterflies
photo taken on 12/29/2015


Murera playing with her babies
photo taken on 12/27/2015


Murera having her bottle and Lima Lima waiting!
photo taken on 12/26/2015


 Murera walking to her milk bottle Murera scratching on a fallen tree Murera enjoying the long grass Murera covering herself in mud
Murera walking to her milk bottle
photo taken on 12/25/2015


Murera scratching on a fallen tree
photo taken on 12/21/2015


Murera enjoying the long grass
photo taken on 12/19/2015


Murera covering herself in mud
photo taken on 12/17/2015


 Murera and Sonje out on patrol Murera scratching her shoulder Murera scratching on a fallen big tree Murera being fed by her keeper
Murera and Sonje out on patrol
photo taken on 12/12/2015


Murera scratching her shoulder
photo taken on 12/11/2015


Murera scratching on a fallen big tree
photo taken on 12/8/2015


Murera being fed by her keeper
photo taken on 12/6/2015


 Murera picking up pods and tubers Murera walking behind her keepers Murera in the waterhole A very muddy Murera
Murera picking up pods and tubers
photo taken on 12/5/2015


Murera walking behind her keepers
photo taken on 12/2/2015


Murera in the waterhole
photo taken on 11/28/2015


A very muddy Murera
photo taken on 11/27/2015


 Murera scratching her neck Murera relaxing Murera digging soil to throw on her back Murera struggling to get up
Murera scratching her neck
photo taken on 11/26/2015


Murera relaxing
photo taken on 11/25/2015


Murera digging soil to throw on her back
photo taken on 11/23/2015


Murera struggling to get up
photo taken on 11/22/2015


 Murera browsing with the others Murera enjoying the green grass Murera digging up dust Murera trying to reach the soft green leaves
Murera browsing with the others
photo taken on 11/21/2015


Murera enjoying the green grass
photo taken on 11/18/2015


Murera digging up dust
photo taken on 11/16/2015


Murera trying to reach the soft green leaves
photo taken on 11/10/2015


 Murera moving slowly Murera scratching Murera having a scratch Murera pulling down a tree branch and eating bark
Murera moving slowly
photo taken on 11/9/2015


Murera scratching
photo taken on 11/7/2015


Murera having a scratch
photo taken on 11/3/2015


Murera pulling down a tree branch and eating bark
photo taken on 11/1/2015


 Murera flapping her ears Murera walking away Murera looking for greens Murera walking to join the babies
Murera flapping her ears
photo taken on 10/30/2015


Murera walking away
photo taken on 10/29/2015


Murera looking for greens
photo taken on 10/26/2015


Murera walking to join the babies
photo taken on 10/24/2015


 Murera walking home Murera happy in the mud Murera in the thick bushes Murera relaxing on the ground
Murera walking home
photo taken on 10/23/2015


Murera happy in the mud
photo taken on 10/22/2015


Murera in the thick bushes
photo taken on 10/21/2015


Murera relaxing on the ground
photo taken on 10/20/2015


 Murera climbing on Sonje Murera walking slowly while browsing Murera about to enter the mudwallow Murera scratching her ears
Murera climbing on Sonje
photo taken on 10/19/2015


Murera walking slowly while browsing
photo taken on 10/18/2015


Murera about to enter the mudwallow
photo taken on 10/14/2015


Murera scratching her ears
photo taken on 10/11/2015


 Murera scaring away the baboons Murera enjoying some of the salt lick Murera walking in the tall grass Murera having Lucerne
Murera scaring away the baboons
photo taken on 10/7/2015


Murera enjoying some of the salt lick
photo taken on 10/6/2015


Murera walking in the tall grass
photo taken on 10/4/2015


Murera having Lucerne
photo taken on 10/2/2015


 Ziwa with Murera in the forest Murera filling up her stomach Murera playing at the dusbtath Murera relaxing in the bumpy grass
Ziwa with Murera in the forest
photo taken on 9/30/2015


Murera filling up her stomach
photo taken on 9/30/2015


Murera playing at the dusbtath
photo taken on 9/26/2015


Murera relaxing in the bumpy grass
photo taken on 9/22/2015


 Playful Murera in the soil Murera after splashing with water Murera walking away from the mud bath Murera pushing Ngasha away
Playful Murera in the soil
photo taken on 9/21/2015


Murera after splashing with water
photo taken on 9/21/2015


Murera walking away from the mud bath
photo taken on 9/20/2015


Murera pushing Ngasha away
photo taken on 9/17/2015


 Murera scratching her bottom on a small tree Murera having fun wallowing Murera at the dustbath Murera leaving the mudbath
Murera scratching her bottom on a small tree
photo taken on 9/15/2015


Murera having fun wallowing
photo taken on 9/13/2015


Murera at the dustbath
photo taken on 9/11/2015


Murera leaving the mudbath
photo taken on 9/9/2015


 Murera testing the water before mudbathing Murera relaxing on the dry palms Murera rushing to the mudbath Murera getting up after dusbathing
Murera testing the water before mudbathing
photo taken on 9/5/2015


Murera relaxing on the dry palms
photo taken on 9/4/2015


Murera rushing to the mudbath
photo taken on 9/2/2015


Murera getting up after dusbathing
photo taken on 8/31/2015


 Murera amoung the green branches Murera in the forest Murera drinking from the broken pipeline Murera on the dusting soil
Murera amoung the green branches
photo taken on 8/30/2015


Murera in the forest
photo taken on 8/25/2015


Murera drinking from the broken pipeline
photo taken on 8/19/2015


Murera on the dusting soil
photo taken on 8/18/2015


 Lima lima waiting below and Murera stretching  Murera smelling wild elephants in the forest Murera ignoring the fighting babies Murera flapping her ears
Lima lima waiting below and Murera stretching
photo taken on 8/17/2015


Murera smelling wild elephants in the forest
photo taken on 8/16/2015


Murera ignoring the fighting babies
photo taken on 8/14/2015


Murera flapping her ears
photo taken on 8/9/2015


 Murera after having finished her milk bottle Murera lying down posing at dustabth Keeper waiting for Murera to cross the logs Murera relaxing after finishing her bottles
Murera after having finished her milk bottle
photo taken on 8/5/2015


Murera lying down posing at dustabth
photo taken on 8/2/2015


Keeper waiting for Murera to cross the logs
photo taken on 7/25/2015


Murera relaxing after finishing her bottles
photo taken on 7/24/2015


 Murera coming from the buhes Murera speaking with her keeper Murera picking up some roots Murera speaking with her keeper
Murera coming from the buhes
photo taken on 7/20/2015


Murera speaking with her keeper
photo taken on 7/16/2015


Murera picking up some roots
photo taken on 7/16/2015


Murera speaking with her keeper
photo taken on 7/14/2015


 Murera drinking at the water hole Murera and her keeper speaking Murera reaching soft branches Murera scratching in the soil
Murera drinking at the water hole
photo taken on 7/14/2015


Murera and her keeper speaking
photo taken on 7/12/2015


Murera reaching soft branches
photo taken on 7/10/2015


Murera scratching in the soil
photo taken on 7/8/2015


 Murera lying down Murera and wild friend  Murera patrolling with Balguda very close Murera swimming
Murera lying down
photo taken on 7/6/2015


Murera and wild friend
photo taken on 6/26/2015


Murera patrolling with Balguda very close
photo taken on 6/20/2015


Murera swimming
photo taken on 6/11/2015


 Murera putting big branch to her mouth Murera putting dust to her ears  Murera enjoying the dusting time Playfull Murera
Murera putting big branch to her mouth
photo taken on 6/2/2015


Murera putting dust to her ears
photo taken on 5/29/2015


Murera enjoying the dusting time
photo taken on 5/27/2015


Playfull Murera
photo taken on 5/22/2015


 Murera family browsing on the grasslands Murera walking behind the babies Murera on the leftside taking her babies out  Murera following the scent of the wild elephants
Murera family browsing on the grasslands
photo taken on 5/18/2015


Murera walking behind the babies
photo taken on 5/14/2015


Murera on the leftside taking her babies out
photo taken on 5/9/2015


Murera following the scent of the wild elephants
photo taken on 4/26/2015


 Murera walking over some rocks Murera scratching on a tree Murera heading into the bushes Murera head into the forest to find the wild bull
Murera walking over some rocks
photo taken on 4/24/2015


Murera scratching on a tree
photo taken on 4/24/2015


Murera heading into the bushes
photo taken on 4/22/2015


Murera head into the forest to find the wild bull
photo taken on 4/21/2015


 Murera protecting Zongoloni Murera digging up mud with her tusks Ziwa taking shelter behind Murera Murera talking to Ziwa
Murera protecting Zongoloni
photo taken on 4/20/2015


Murera digging up mud with her tusks
photo taken on 4/19/2015


Ziwa taking shelter behind Murera
photo taken on 4/18/2015


Murera talking to Ziwa
photo taken on 4/15/2015


 Murera greeting Daphne Murera playing with Sonje Murera walking to Sonje Murera spooked by some birds
Murera greeting Daphne
photo taken on 4/14/2015


Murera playing with Sonje
photo taken on 4/13/2015


Murera walking to Sonje
photo taken on 4/11/2015


Murera spooked by some birds
photo taken on 4/11/2015


 Murera walking away from the water trough Murera at the water trough Murera covering her head with branches Murera relaxing after eating Lucerne
Murera walking away from the water trough
photo taken on 4/7/2015


Murera at the water trough
photo taken on 4/3/2015


Murera covering her head with branches
photo taken on 4/1/2015


Murera relaxing after eating Lucerne
photo taken on 3/28/2015


 Murera leading the group Murera watching the wild bull Murera dustbathing Murera
Murera leading the group
photo taken on 3/24/2015


Murera watching the wild bull
photo taken on 3/22/2015


Murera dustbathing
photo taken on 3/21/2015


Murera
photo taken on 3/20/2015


 Murera joining the rest of the group Murera going to the mudwallow Murera moving very slowly Murera rolling around in the mud
Murera joining the rest of the group
photo taken on 3/16/2015


Murera going to the mudwallow
photo taken on 3/12/2015


Murera moving very slowly
photo taken on 3/10/2015


Murera rolling around in the mud
photo taken on 3/9/2015


 Murera feeding Murera after having her milk bottles Murera enjoying her Lucerne Murera wanted to tell her keeper something
Murera feeding
photo taken on 3/8/2015


Murera after having her milk bottles
photo taken on 3/3/2015


Murera enjoying her Lucerne
photo taken on 3/2/2015


Murera wanted to tell her keeper something
photo taken on 2/28/2015


 Murera and Sonje having a lovely bathe Murera enjoying her dust bath Murera climbing on Sonje Murera wallowing
Murera and Sonje having a lovely bathe
photo taken on 2/25/2015


Murera enjoying her dust bath
photo taken on 2/22/2015


Murera climbing on Sonje
photo taken on 2/20/2015


Murera wallowing
photo taken on 2/18/2015


 Playful Murera Murera drinking her milk Murera approaching the cranes Murera at the dust bath
Playful Murera
photo taken on 2/17/2015


Murera drinking her milk
photo taken on 2/12/2015


Murera approaching the cranes
photo taken on 2/6/2015


Murera at the dust bath
photo taken on 2/5/2015


 Murera was in a playful mood Murera in front with Sonje at the waterhole Murera scratching on a tree Murera scratching her neck on the ground
Murera was in a playful mood
photo taken on 2/2/2015


Murera in front with Sonje at the waterhole
photo taken on 1/28/2015


Murera scratching on a tree
photo taken on 1/27/2015


Murera scratching her neck on the ground
photo taken on 1/26/2015


 Murera whispering to Zongoloni Sonje and Murera playing Murera walking behind the babies Murera splashing
Murera whispering to Zongoloni
photo taken on 1/26/2015


Sonje and Murera playing
photo taken on 1/24/2015


Murera walking behind the babies
photo taken on 1/23/2015


Murera splashing
photo taken on 1/22/2015


 Murera playing in the dust Murera splashing her chest Murera on the left with Sonje drinking water Murera scaring off a dik dik
Murera playing in the dust
photo taken on 1/22/2015


Murera splashing her chest
photo taken on 1/19/2015


Murera on the left with Sonje drinking water
photo taken on 1/15/2015


Murera scaring off a dik dik
photo taken on 1/14/2015


 Murera moving away from the waterhole Murera charging Murera's wild bull friend in the night Heavy Murera trying to get up
Murera moving away from the waterhole
photo taken on 1/13/2015


Murera charging
photo taken on 1/11/2015


Murera's wild bull friend in the night
photo taken on 1/10/2015


Heavy Murera trying to get up
photo taken on 1/8/2015


 Murera relaxing on the grass Murera leading for a second mudbath Murera splashing her body Murera scratching on a tree
Murera relaxing on the grass
photo taken on 1/6/2015


Murera leading for a second mudbath
photo taken on 1/4/2015


Murera splashing her body
photo taken on 1/4/2015


Murera scratching on a tree
photo taken on 1/3/2015


 Murera flapping her big ears Murera scratching her hind legs Murera at the edge of the waterhole Murera scratching and the babies browsing
Murera flapping her big ears
photo taken on 12/29/2014


Murera scratching her hind legs
photo taken on 12/27/2014


Murera at the edge of the waterhole
photo taken on 12/26/2014


Murera scratching and the babies browsing
photo taken on 12/21/2014


 Murera keeping flies away Murera eating soft greens Murera enjoying the grassland Murera looking for a scratch after mudbathing
Murera keeping flies away
photo taken on 12/19/2014


Murera eating soft greens
photo taken on 12/15/2014


Murera enjoying the grassland
photo taken on 12/14/2014


Murera looking for a scratch after mudbathing
photo taken on 12/13/2014


 Murera grabbing grass from Quanza's mouth Murera flapping her ears Murera having a nice scratch Murera scaring baboons
Murera grabbing grass from Quanza's mouth
photo taken on 12/12/2014


Murera flapping her ears
photo taken on 12/11/2014


Murera having a nice scratch
photo taken on 12/8/2014


Murera scaring baboons
photo taken on 12/7/2014


 Murera having a scratch Murera scratching her bottom Murera filling her mouth Murera and Sonje
Murera having a scratch
photo taken on 12/6/2014


Murera scratching her bottom
photo taken on 12/5/2014


Murera filling her mouth
photo taken on 12/4/2014


Murera and Sonje
photo taken on 12/1/2014


 Murera walking away from the waterhole Murera throwing dust on hewr body Murera sitting down playing Murera splashing water
Murera walking away from the waterhole
photo taken on 11/29/2014


Murera throwing dust on hewr body
photo taken on 11/29/2014


Murera sitting down playing
photo taken on 11/28/2014


Murera splashing water
photo taken on 11/26/2014


 Murera sitting down scratching her bottom  Happy Murera enjoying the warm dust Murera scaring bushbucks from the water hole Murera enjoying playing on the warm rock
Murera sitting down scratching her bottom
photo taken on 11/25/2014


Happy Murera enjoying the warm dust
photo taken on 11/24/2014


Murera scaring bushbucks from the water hole
photo taken on 11/22/2014


Murera enjoying playing on the warm rock
photo taken on 11/20/2014


 Murera trying to go down for a roll Keeper comforts Murera Murera playing on the ground Murera browsing on the new soft branches
Murera trying to go down for a roll
photo taken on 11/19/2014


Keeper comforts Murera
photo taken on 11/18/2014


Murera playing on the ground
photo taken on 11/15/2014


Murera browsing on the new soft branches
photo taken on 11/14/2014


 Murera browsing on the grass lands  Murera taking milk Murera holding trunk on the head Murera likes to keep her own pace
Murera browsing on the grass lands
photo taken on 11/12/2014


Murera taking milk
photo taken on 11/11/2014


Murera holding trunk on the head
photo taken on 11/10/2014


Murera likes to keep her own pace
photo taken on 11/9/2014


 Murera looking big like wild elephant Every one wanted to share the tree to scratch on Murera and Zongoloni playing with Quanza standing Murera going down for a scratch
Murera looking big like wild elephant
photo taken on 11/8/2014


Every one wanted to share the tree to scratch on
photo taken on 11/7/2014


Murera and Zongoloni playing with Quanza standing
photo taken on 11/4/2014


Murera going down for a scratch
photo taken on 11/1/2014


 Murera playing Murera getting up Murera going for a scratch Murera stripping bark
Murera playing
photo taken on 10/31/2014


Murera getting up
photo taken on 10/30/2014


Murera going for a scratch
photo taken on 10/29/2014


Murera stripping bark
photo taken on 10/27/2014


 Murera charging Murera and Quanza enjoying Lucerne Murera getting ready to splash A keeper feeding Murera
Murera charging
photo taken on 10/21/2014


Murera and Quanza enjoying Lucerne
photo taken on 10/19/2014


Murera getting ready to splash
photo taken on 10/17/2014


A keeper feeding Murera
photo taken on 10/16/2014


 Murera and Sonje in the water hole keeping cool Murera browsing Murera trying to follow the wild herd Murera and Sonje browsing together
Murera and Sonje in the water hole keeping cool
photo taken on 10/14/2014


Murera browsing
photo taken on 10/12/2014


Murera trying to follow the wild herd
photo taken on 10/10/2014


Murera and Sonje browsing together
photo taken on 10/8/2014


 Murera browsing away from the others Murera and others having milk Murera leading the way Murera playing in the mud
Murera browsing away from the others
photo taken on 10/4/2014


Murera and others having milk
photo taken on 10/3/2014


Murera leading the way
photo taken on 10/1/2014


Murera playing in the mud
photo taken on 9/28/2014


 Murera playing in the dust Murera leading the herd Murera scratching herself Murera exploring the field
Murera playing in the dust
photo taken on 9/28/2014


Murera leading the herd
photo taken on 9/24/2014


Murera scratching herself
photo taken on 9/22/2014


Murera exploring the field
photo taken on 9/20/2014


 Murera struggling to get back on her feet Murera looking for bushes to feed on Murera leading the orphans to the mud bath Murera having lots of fun in the dust
Murera struggling to get back on her feet
photo taken on 9/19/2014


Murera looking for bushes to feed on
photo taken on 9/16/2014


Murera leading the orphans to the mud bath
photo taken on 9/15/2014


Murera having lots of fun in the dust
photo taken on 9/13/2014


 Murera leading the orphans home Murera playing in the mud Murera taking milk from her keeper Murera scratching
Murera leading the orphans home
photo taken on 9/12/2014


Murera playing in the mud
photo taken on 9/12/2014


Murera taking milk from her keeper
photo taken on 9/11/2014


Murera scratching
photo taken on 9/8/2014


 Murera scratching her bottom on a nearby rock Murera eating cubes in the stockades Murera walking away after scratching Murera playing in the mud
Murera scratching her bottom on a nearby rock
photo taken on 9/6/2014


Murera eating cubes in the stockades
photo taken on 9/3/2014


Murera walking away after scratching
photo taken on 8/30/2014


Murera playing in the mud
photo taken on 8/29/2014


 Murera getting out of the mud bath Murera searching for wild bulls Murera about to charge the wild elephant Murera following the herd.
Murera getting out of the mud bath
photo taken on 8/29/2014


Murera searching for wild bulls
photo taken on 8/28/2014


Murera about to charge the wild elephant
photo taken on 8/28/2014


Murera following the herd.
photo taken on 8/24/2014


 Keeper calming Murera Murera leading the orphans to the mud Murera playing in the dust Murera and Sonje browsing together
Keeper calming Murera
photo taken on 8/22/2014


Murera leading the orphans to the mud
photo taken on 8/22/2014


Murera playing in the dust
photo taken on 8/17/2014


Murera and Sonje browsing together
photo taken on 8/17/2014


 Murera picking up acacia pods Murera after wallowing in the mud Murera wanting her milk Murera blowing dust at the baboons
Murera picking up acacia pods
photo taken on 8/14/2014


Murera after wallowing in the mud
photo taken on 8/13/2014


Murera wanting her milk
photo taken on 8/8/2014


Murera blowing dust at the baboons
photo taken on 8/5/2014


 Murera feeding on acacia pods Murera exploring the lava rocks Murera dodging the lava rocks Murera eating from the yellow fever trees
Murera feeding on acacia pods
photo taken on 8/3/2014


Murera exploring the lava rocks
photo taken on 8/2/2014


Murera dodging the lava rocks
photo taken on 8/2/2014


Murera eating from the yellow fever trees
photo taken on 8/2/2014


 Murera exploring the forest Murera scratching her bottom Murera cooling of in the mud Murera smashing mud
Murera exploring the forest
photo taken on 8/1/2014


Murera scratching her bottom
photo taken on 7/18/2014


Murera cooling of in the mud
photo taken on 7/17/2014


Murera smashing mud
photo taken on 7/11/2014


 Sonje and Murera at the waterhole Murera finding the perfect rock Murera dusbathing Murera and Sonje in the truck
Sonje and Murera at the waterhole
photo taken on 7/10/2014


Murera finding the perfect rock
photo taken on 7/3/2014


Murera dusbathing
photo taken on 6/28/2014


Murera and Sonje in the truck
photo taken on 6/25/2014


 Murera is the overall Matriarch Murera Orphans sticking close to the keepers Murera
Murera is the overall Matriarch
photo taken on 6/8/2014


Murera
photo taken on 5/20/2014


Orphans sticking close to the keepers
photo taken on 5/9/2014


Murera
photo taken on 5/8/2014


 Murera Murera poses for the camera Murera has milk Murera and Orwa
Murera
photo taken on 5/3/2014


Murera poses for the camera
photo taken on 4/16/2014


Murera has milk
photo taken on 4/15/2014


Murera and Orwa
photo taken on 4/3/2014


 Murera enjoying the water Murera getting ready to spray her human visitors! Murera enjoying the muddy water Murera leading the others into the bush
Murera enjoying the water
photo taken on 3/31/2014


Murera getting ready to spray her human visitors!
photo taken on 3/9/2014


Murera enjoying the muddy water
photo taken on 3/9/2014


Murera leading the others into the bush
photo taken on 3/2/2014


 big girl Murera Murera at visiting time Murera dark with coconut oil Murera leads the way
big girl Murera
photo taken on 3/2/2014


Murera at visiting time
photo taken on 2/23/2014


Murera dark with coconut oil
photo taken on 2/19/2014


Murera leads the way
photo taken on 1/1/2014


 Murera being brought back by the keepers Murera having some milk Murera in the bush with the keepers Murera with Lemoyian and Orwa in the bush
Murera being brought back by the keepers
photo taken on 12/29/2013


Murera having some milk
photo taken on 12/22/2013


Murera in the bush with the keepers
photo taken on 12/21/2013


Murera with Lemoyian and Orwa in the bush
photo taken on 11/19/2013


 Murera Murera Murera has a good scratch Murera browsing at mudbath
Murera
photo taken on 10/1/2013


Murera
photo taken on 9/29/2013


Murera has a good scratch
photo taken on 8/17/2013


Murera browsing at mudbath
photo taken on 7/29/2013


 Murera Kenya's first lady feeding Murera Murera Murera greets Arruba
Murera
photo taken on 7/10/2013


Kenya's first lady feeding Murera
photo taken on 6/20/2013


Murera
photo taken on 6/17/2013


Murera greets Arruba
photo taken on 6/7/2013


 Murera contemplates the mudbath Murera has her milk Murera has a dust bath Murera gives Jasiri a nudge
Murera contemplates the mudbath
photo taken on 6/3/2013


Murera has her milk
photo taken on 5/26/2013


Murera has a dust bath
photo taken on 5/24/2013


Murera gives Jasiri a nudge
photo taken on 5/16/2013


 Murera has a go at football Murera Murera browsing Murera browsing
Murera has a go at football
photo taken on 5/2/2013


Murera
photo taken on 4/15/2013


Murera browsing
photo taken on 3/30/2013


Murera browsing
photo taken on 3/27/2013


 Murera returning to the stockade in the evening Murera and Ishaq-B coming in for milk Murera Murera enjoying a dust bath
Murera returning to the stockade in the evening
photo taken on 3/14/2013


Murera and Ishaq-B coming in for milk
photo taken on 2/20/2013


Murera
photo taken on 2/12/2013


Murera enjoying a dust bath
photo taken on 2/10/2013


 Murera Murera Murera Murera drinking
Murera
photo taken on 1/18/2013


Murera
photo taken on 1/16/2013


Murera
photo taken on 1/12/2013


Murera drinking
photo taken on 1/10/2013


 Murera followed by Orwa Murera followed by Mutara Murera having fun Murera playing
Murera followed by Orwa
photo taken on 11/8/2012


Murera followed by Mutara
photo taken on 11/8/2012


Murera having fun
photo taken on 10/28/2012


Murera playing
photo taken on 10/24/2012


 Murera sniffing Murera in the forest Murera with the younger group at mudbath Murera having milk at the mudbath
Murera sniffing
photo taken on 10/20/2012


Murera in the forest
photo taken on 9/25/2012


Murera with the younger group at mudbath
photo taken on 9/21/2012


Murera having milk at the mudbath
photo taken on 9/20/2012


 Adano with Murera, Kinango and Barsilinga Murera Murera enjoying milk murera is improving in health
Adano with Murera, Kinango and Barsilinga
photo taken on 8/23/2012


Murera
photo taken on 8/10/2012


Murera enjoying milk
photo taken on 7/20/2012


murera is improving in health
photo taken on 7/20/2012


 Murera heading to the stockades Murera in the park browsing Murera enjoying a bottle of milk Murera
Murera heading to the stockades
photo taken on 7/10/2012


Murera in the park browsing
photo taken on 7/9/2012


Murera enjoying a bottle of milk
photo taken on 7/1/2012


Murera
photo taken on 6/21/2012


 Murera Murera enjoying her milk Murera Murera having milk
Murera
photo taken on 6/20/2012


Murera enjoying her milk
photo taken on 6/17/2012


Murera
photo taken on 6/9/2012


Murera having milk
photo taken on 5/25/2012


 Murera getting stronger Sweet Murera Murera near the stockade Lovely Murera
Murera getting stronger
photo taken on 5/21/2012


Sweet Murera
photo taken on 5/15/2012


Murera near the stockade
photo taken on 5/3/2012


Lovely Murera
photo taken on 4/27/2012


 Murera out with the others Murera enjoying green vegitation Murera and one of her keepers Lovely Murera out with Orwa for company
Murera out with the others
photo taken on 4/19/2012


Murera enjoying green vegitation
photo taken on 4/8/2012


Murera and one of her keepers
photo taken on 3/25/2012


Lovely Murera out with Orwa for company
photo taken on 3/16/2012


 Murera's wounded foot Murera & Naipoki Murera with Naipoki Murera with Mutara and Naipoki
Murera's wounded foot
photo taken on 3/8/2012


Murera & Naipoki
photo taken on 3/8/2012


Murera with Naipoki
photo taken on 3/8/2012


Murera with Mutara and Naipoki
photo taken on 3/8/2012


 Murera with Julius Murera with the herd Murera browsing closeby Murera with Naipoki
Murera with Julius
photo taken on 3/8/2012


Murera with the herd
photo taken on 3/8/2012


Murera browsing closeby
photo taken on 3/6/2012


Murera with Naipoki
photo taken on 3/3/2012


 Orwa dustbathing as Murera watches Murera Murera and Orwa The orphan during the flight
Orwa dustbathing as Murera watches
photo taken on 2/29/2012


Murera
photo taken on 2/27/2012


Murera and Orwa
photo taken on 2/26/2012


The orphan during the flight
photo taken on 2/22/2012


 The orphan alone in the Park The wounds being cleaned The Keepers and KWS go to capture the orphan Putting her on a drip
The orphan alone in the Park
photo taken on 2/22/2012


The wounds being cleaned
photo taken on 2/22/2012


The Keepers and KWS go to capture the orphan
photo taken on 2/22/2012


Putting her on a drip
photo taken on 2/22/2012


 Murera on a drip Murera patiently waits while the Keepers clean her wounds The Keepers working hard to save the orphans life Murera being put on a drip
Murera on a drip
photo taken on 2/22/2012


Murera patiently waits while the Keepers clean her wounds
photo taken on 2/22/2012


The Keepers working hard to save the orphans life
photo taken on 2/22/2012


Murera being put on a drip
photo taken on 2/22/2012


 Hassan comforting Murera Cleaning the wounds Abdi preparing injections Transporting the orphan to the rescue plane
Hassan comforting Murera
photo taken on 2/22/2012


Cleaning the wounds
photo taken on 2/22/2012


Abdi preparing injections
photo taken on 2/22/2012


Transporting the orphan to the rescue plane
photo taken on 2/21/2012


 The plane landed in Meru National Park The orphan arrives at the Nursery at night Lifting the calf out the rescue plane Loading the orphan in the rescue plane
The plane landed in Meru National Park
photo taken on 2/21/2012


The orphan arrives at the Nursery at night
photo taken on 2/21/2012


Lifting the calf out the rescue plane
photo taken on 2/21/2012


Loading the orphan in the rescue plane
photo taken on 2/21/2012


 Landing in Meru Landing at Wilson Airport as the sun is setting The Keepers go to help capture the orphan Boarding the rescue plane
Landing in Meru
photo taken on 2/21/2012


Landing at Wilson Airport as the sun is setting
photo taken on 2/21/2012


The Keepers go to help capture the orphan
photo taken on 2/21/2012


Boarding the rescue plane
photo taken on 2/21/2012


 Amos with the orphan as they prepare to off load her from the plane Scenes form below during the flight to Meru Abdi gives the orphan anti-biotic while she is being prepared for the journey to the airstrip An example of elephant spikes collected by one of our anti-poaching teams
Amos with the orphan as they prepare to off load her from the plane
photo taken on 2/21/2012


Scenes form below during the flight to Meru
photo taken on 2/21/2012


Abdi gives the orphan anti-biotic while she is being prepared for the journey to the airstrip
photo taken on 2/21/2012


An example of elephant spikes collected by one of our anti-poaching teams
photo taken on 12/12/2011


 
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