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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 RAPA  Male  Thursday, January 15, 2015 Kisima Hamsini - Sera Conservancy  5-6 months old  Found fallen down a well in the Kisima Hamsini Area  Well Victim 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for RAPA:

 Rapa busy browsing Rapa playing with Kama Rapa and Kamok browsing together Rapa and Roi
Rapa busy browsing
photo taken on 8/28/2018


Rapa playing with Kama
photo taken on 8/3/2018


Rapa and Kamok browsing together
photo taken on 7/7/2018


Rapa and Roi
photo taken on 6/30/2018


 Esampu and Rapa in the bush Rapa plays with Karisa Rapa knocks Karisa down when playing Galla and Rapa browsing together
Esampu and Rapa in the bush
photo taken on 6/22/2018


Rapa plays with Karisa
photo taken on 6/1/2018


Rapa knocks Karisa down when playing
photo taken on 5/29/2018


Galla and Rapa browsing together
photo taken on 5/17/2018


 Tusuja and Rapa playing Rapa and Karisa Naughty Nusu playing with Rapa Kauro and Rapa leading the orphans
Tusuja and Rapa playing
photo taken on 4/24/2018


Rapa and Karisa
photo taken on 4/15/2018


Naughty Nusu playing with Rapa
photo taken on 4/13/2018


Kauro and Rapa leading the orphans
photo taken on 3/27/2018


 Maramoja and Rapa scratch their trunks Rapa browsing Rapa leading Rapa and Namalok running in for milk
Maramoja and Rapa scratch their trunks
photo taken on 2/20/2018


Rapa browsing
photo taken on 2/17/2018


Rapa leading
photo taken on 2/13/2018


Rapa and Namalok running in for milk
photo taken on 2/12/2018


 Rapa looking much better Rapa in the water hole Kilaguni and Rapa Rapa and Karisa
Rapa looking much better
photo taken on 1/30/2018


Rapa in the water hole
photo taken on 1/29/2018


Kilaguni and Rapa
photo taken on 1/28/2018


Rapa and Karisa
photo taken on 1/21/2018


 Maramoja, Rapa and Pare with the other orphans Maramoja, Rapa and Pare in their new environment The 'racers' Rapa, Maramoja and Pare Rapa, Pare and Maramoja
Maramoja, Rapa and Pare with the other orphans
photo taken on 1/14/2018


Maramoja, Rapa and Pare in their new environment
photo taken on 1/14/2018


The 'racers' Rapa, Maramoja and Pare
photo taken on 1/10/2018


Rapa, Pare and Maramoja
photo taken on 12/31/2017


 Barsilinga, Rapa and Maramoja Maramoja, Rapa and Pare on their way Turkwel, Maramoja, Rapa, Mutara Rapa not interested in Ngilai's games
Barsilinga, Rapa and Maramoja
photo taken on 12/19/2017


Maramoja, Rapa and Pare on their way
photo taken on 12/16/2017


Turkwel, Maramoja, Rapa, Mutara
photo taken on 12/16/2017


Rapa not interested in Ngilai's games
photo taken on 11/14/2017


 Rapa after being disciplined Rapa running around Rapa was playing around Rapa chased the giraffe's away
Rapa after being disciplined
photo taken on 11/13/2017


Rapa running around
photo taken on 10/11/2017


Rapa was playing around
photo taken on 9/20/2017


Rapa chased the giraffe's away
photo taken on 8/26/2017


 Rapa browsing with the others Rapa beginning to dig up a root Rapa in a very playful mood Rapa and Ndotto playing a pushing game
Rapa browsing with the others
photo taken on 8/22/2017


Rapa beginning to dig up a root
photo taken on 8/16/2017


Rapa in a very playful mood
photo taken on 8/13/2017


Rapa and Ndotto playing a pushing game
photo taken on 8/8/2017


 Rapa enjoying his milk bottle Rapa dusting during mud bath as well Rapa soil dusting Kauro, Lasayen and Rapa
Rapa enjoying his milk bottle
photo taken on 7/23/2017


Rapa dusting during mud bath as well
photo taken on 7/16/2017


Rapa soil dusting
photo taken on 7/14/2017


Kauro, Lasayen and Rapa
photo taken on 7/8/2017


 Rapa drinking Murit played with playful Rapa Even Rapa was friendly to the new little one! Rapa going to play with Pare
Rapa drinking
photo taken on 7/8/2017


Murit played with playful Rapa
photo taken on 6/15/2017


Even Rapa was friendly to the new little one!
photo taken on 6/7/2017


Rapa going to play with Pare
photo taken on 6/3/2017


 Rapa, Enkesha and Malkia running for milk Rapa woke up in a bad mood today! Rapa and the others were not brave Rapa and Godoma browsing
Rapa, Enkesha and Malkia running for milk
photo taken on 5/24/2017


Rapa woke up in a bad mood today!
photo taken on 5/24/2017


Rapa and the others were not brave
photo taken on 5/15/2017


Rapa and Godoma browsing
photo taken on 5/11/2017


 Rapa was being a naughty boy today Rapa does not like noisy people either Rapa being nice to Kuishi Rapa helped chase away the jackals too
Rapa was being a naughty boy today
photo taken on 5/6/2017


Rapa does not like noisy people either
photo taken on 4/30/2017


Rapa being nice to Kuishi
photo taken on 4/26/2017


Rapa helped chase away the jackals too
photo taken on 4/12/2017


 Rapa often bullies Pare Rapa in a playful mood Rapa found happily browsing Rapa enjoying the mud wallow
Rapa often bullies Pare
photo taken on 4/9/2017


Rapa in a playful mood
photo taken on 4/4/2017


Rapa found happily browsing
photo taken on 3/28/2017


Rapa enjoying the mud wallow
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 Rapa is not the best at welcoming new babies Rapa in a playful mood Rapa enjoying his milk Rapa was teasing Karisa today
Rapa is not the best at welcoming new babies
photo taken on 3/16/2017


Rapa in a playful mood
photo taken on 3/3/2017


Rapa enjoying his milk
photo taken on 2/27/2017


Rapa was teasing Karisa today
photo taken on 2/27/2017


 Rapa browsing nicely Lasayen and Rapa near the mud bath Rapa was also in the lead this morning Rapa going to wrestle with Wanjala
Rapa browsing nicely
photo taken on 2/22/2017


Lasayen and Rapa near the mud bath
photo taken on 2/20/2017


Rapa was also in the lead this morning
photo taken on 2/13/2017


Rapa going to wrestle with Wanjala
photo taken on 1/29/2017


 Rapa is still not sure about Kelelari Rapa going to mess around with the others Rapa in a playful mood Rapa and Ndotto behind
Rapa is still not sure about Kelelari
photo taken on 1/19/2017


Rapa going to mess around with the others
photo taken on 1/11/2017


Rapa in a playful mood
photo taken on 12/15/2016


Rapa and Ndotto behind
photo taken on 12/15/2016


 Rapa, Godoma and Ngilai Rapa playing around Rapa going for browsing  Rapa with another group
Rapa, Godoma and Ngilai
photo taken on 12/9/2016


Rapa playing around
photo taken on 12/9/2016


Rapa going for browsing
photo taken on 11/28/2016


Rapa with another group
photo taken on 11/27/2016


 Rapa playing with Lasayen Rapa scampering around with Murit Rapa was disciplined by Tusuja Rapa can be a naughty little boy
Rapa playing with Lasayen
photo taken on 11/5/2016


Rapa scampering around with Murit
photo taken on 11/5/2016


Rapa was disciplined by Tusuja
photo taken on 10/24/2016


Rapa can be a naughty little boy
photo taken on 10/17/2016


 Rapa sneaking off as well Rapa playing on the ground Rapa and Ndotto down on the ground Sometimes Rapa does not mean to be naughty
Rapa sneaking off as well
photo taken on 9/20/2016


Rapa playing on the ground
photo taken on 9/9/2016


Rapa and Ndotto down on the ground
photo taken on 9/7/2016


Sometimes Rapa does not mean to be naughty
photo taken on 8/22/2016


 Rapa and Ndotto after coconut oil Rapa Oltaiyoni and Maramoja Rapa can sometimes be a naughty boy Rapa and Godoma
Rapa and Ndotto after coconut oil
photo taken on 8/19/2016


Rapa Oltaiyoni and Maramoja
photo taken on 8/13/2016


Rapa can sometimes be a naughty boy
photo taken on 8/13/2016


Rapa and Godoma
photo taken on 7/29/2016


 Rapa and Godoma Rapa dusting Rapa going to interrupt their game Rapa is still a naughty little boy sometimes
Rapa and Godoma
photo taken on 7/19/2016


Rapa dusting
photo taken on 7/14/2016


Rapa going to interrupt their game
photo taken on 6/27/2016


Rapa is still a naughty little boy sometimes
photo taken on 6/16/2016


 Lasayen with Rapa Rapa with older Tusuja Rapa and Tusuja, middle, and Roi on the right Rapa was being naughty and was told off
Lasayen with Rapa
photo taken on 6/8/2016


Rapa with older Tusuja
photo taken on 6/8/2016


Rapa and Tusuja, middle, and Roi on the right
photo taken on 5/20/2016


Rapa was being naughty and was told off
photo taken on 5/8/2016


 Rapa was disciplined by Kamok today! Rapa, left, can be a naughty boy! Rapa Rapa, Tusuja, Roi browsing with the others
Rapa was disciplined by Kamok today!
photo taken on 5/8/2016


Rapa, left, can be a naughty boy!
photo taken on 5/2/2016


Rapa
photo taken on 4/15/2016


Rapa, Tusuja, Roi browsing with the others
photo taken on 4/10/2016


 Rapa and Galla Rapa went to push Mwashoti away Rapa did not like Tusuja's game with Mwashoti Rapa was given a hard time by the older girls
Rapa and Galla
photo taken on 4/3/2016


Rapa went to push Mwashoti away
photo taken on 3/23/2016


Rapa did not like Tusuja's game with Mwashoti
photo taken on 3/23/2016


Rapa was given a hard time by the older girls
photo taken on 3/1/2016


 Rapa being naughty Rapa is naughty and might ruin the game Rapa took over the games Rapa can be a naughty little boy!
Rapa being naughty
photo taken on 2/18/2016


Rapa is naughty and might ruin the game
photo taken on 2/10/2016


Rapa took over the games
photo taken on 2/9/2016


Rapa can be a naughty little boy!
photo taken on 2/3/2016


 Rapa was a naughty boy today Rapa, left and Boromoko at mud bath Rapa at mud bath Rapa was being a naughty boy today
Rapa was a naughty boy today
photo taken on 1/22/2016


Rapa, left and Boromoko at mud bath
photo taken on 1/22/2016


Rapa at mud bath
photo taken on 1/15/2016


Rapa was being a naughty boy today
photo taken on 1/14/2016


 Rapa having a lovely time in the mud bath Rapa being a naughty boy again today Rapa was a naughty boy charging Murit Simotua, Rapa and Tusuja
Rapa having a lovely time in the mud bath
photo taken on 1/8/2016


Rapa being a naughty boy again today
photo taken on 12/28/2015


Rapa was a naughty boy charging Murit
photo taken on 12/7/2015


Simotua, Rapa and Tusuja
photo taken on 11/21/2015


 Rapa is becoming very playful Rapa was disciplined by Dupotto for bullying Rapa being a naughty boy today Smiling Rapa!
Rapa is becoming very playful
photo taken on 11/21/2015


Rapa was disciplined by Dupotto for bullying
photo taken on 11/8/2015


Rapa being a naughty boy today
photo taken on 11/5/2015


Smiling Rapa!
photo taken on 10/18/2015


 Rapa has been jealous of Murit Rapa, left, and Tusuja after coconut oil Rapa and Tusuja on the right Rapa loves spending time with Tusuja
Rapa has been jealous of Murit
photo taken on 10/10/2015


Rapa, left, and Tusuja after coconut oil
photo taken on 9/25/2015


Rapa and Tusuja on the right
photo taken on 9/19/2015


Rapa loves spending time with Tusuja
photo taken on 9/10/2015


 Rapa ran from the commotion Rapa and Tusuja, looking a bit better Rapa came back from a different direction Rapa and Tusuja
Rapa ran from the commotion
photo taken on 9/9/2015


Rapa and Tusuja, looking a bit better
photo taken on 8/28/2015


Rapa came back from a different direction
photo taken on 8/17/2015


Rapa and Tusuja
photo taken on 8/17/2015


 Rapa and Tusuja who is not feeling well Keepers putting soil on for a dust bath Tusuja and Rapa Ngilai with Rapa
Rapa and Tusuja who is not feeling well
photo taken on 8/17/2015


Keepers putting soil on for a dust bath
photo taken on 8/14/2015


Tusuja and Rapa
photo taken on 8/2/2015


Ngilai with Rapa
photo taken on 7/27/2015


 Rapa, Tusuja with Pea and Pod Rapa Rapa and Tusuja Rapa, Suswa and Dupotto
Rapa, Tusuja with Pea and Pod
photo taken on 7/25/2015


Rapa
photo taken on 7/25/2015


Rapa and Tusuja
photo taken on 7/22/2015


Rapa, Suswa and Dupotto
photo taken on 7/22/2015


 Mbegu with Rapa Rapa Mbegu and Rapa Rapa in a playful mood
Mbegu with Rapa
photo taken on 7/15/2015


Rapa
photo taken on 7/14/2015


Mbegu and Rapa
photo taken on 7/14/2015


Rapa in a playful mood
photo taken on 7/14/2015


 Rapa and Tusuja Rapa didn't want to go back to his stockade! Roi, Rapa and Mbegu Rapa and Mwashoti in the bush
Rapa and Tusuja
photo taken on 7/8/2015


Rapa didn't want to go back to his stockade!
photo taken on 7/5/2015


Roi, Rapa and Mbegu
photo taken on 7/5/2015


Rapa and Mwashoti in the bush
photo taken on 7/5/2015


 Rapa sucking his trunk In the middle of the group Out with the other orphans Rapa joins the others in the bush
Rapa sucking his trunk
photo taken on 7/5/2015


In the middle of the group
photo taken on 7/5/2015


Out with the other orphans
photo taken on 7/5/2015


Rapa joins the others in the bush
photo taken on 7/5/2015


 Rapa warming to his keepers Rapa Rapa munching a twig Enjoying some milk
Rapa warming to his keepers
photo taken on 7/2/2015


Rapa
photo taken on 7/2/2015


Rapa munching a twig
photo taken on 7/2/2015


Enjoying some milk
photo taken on 7/2/2015


 Sucking Peter's finger In the shade Enjoying greens The day after rescue
Sucking Peter's finger
photo taken on 7/2/2015


In the shade
photo taken on 7/2/2015


Enjoying greens
photo taken on 7/2/2015


The day after rescue
photo taken on 7/2/2015


 The exhausted calf resting The calf in the stockade The pickup and calf arrive at the Nursery The calf is offloaded at Wilson
The exhausted calf resting
photo taken on 7/1/2015


The calf in the stockade
photo taken on 7/1/2015


The pickup and calf arrive at the Nursery
photo taken on 7/1/2015


The calf is offloaded at Wilson
photo taken on 7/1/2015


 Strapping the calf in for the flight All of the rescuers Preparing to load the calf onto the plane Sera Wildlife Conservancy Ranger
Strapping the calf in for the flight
photo taken on 7/1/2015


All of the rescuers
photo taken on 7/1/2015


Preparing to load the calf onto the plane
photo taken on 7/1/2015


Sera Wildlife Conservancy Ranger
photo taken on 7/1/2015


 The rescue plane The calf being restrained Restraining the calf The calf is offloaded
The rescue plane
photo taken on 7/1/2015


The calf being restrained
photo taken on 7/1/2015


Restraining the calf
photo taken on 7/1/2015


The calf is offloaded
photo taken on 7/1/2015


 Taking milk Tasting the milk Peter greets the new orphan Some of the injuries the calf sustained in the well
Taking milk
photo taken on 7/1/2015


Tasting the milk
photo taken on 7/1/2015


Peter greets the new orphan
photo taken on 7/1/2015


Some of the injuries the calf sustained in the well
photo taken on 7/1/2015


 Rescue team and orphan at the airstrip The calf is called Rapa
Rescue team and orphan at the airstrip
photo taken on 7/1/2015


The calf is called Rapa
photo taken on 7/1/2015


 
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