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 in the browsing fields Rapa scratching Rapa soil bathing Rapa leading
Rapa in the browsing fields
photo taken on 1/6/2019


Rapa scratching
photo taken on 11/19/2018


Rapa soil bathing
photo taken on 11/2/2018


Rapa leading
photo taken on 10/30/2018


 Rapa browsing Rapa dusting Rapa rushing to 11am milk feed Rapa busy browsing
Rapa browsing
photo taken on 10/14/2018


Rapa dusting
photo taken on 9/23/2018


Rapa rushing to 11am milk feed
photo taken on 9/12/2018


Rapa busy browsing
photo taken on 8/28/2018


 Rapa playing with Kama Rapa and Kamok browsing together Rapa and Roi Esampu and Rapa in the bush
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
photo taken on 6/22/2018


 Rapa plays with Karisa Rapa knocks Karisa down when playing Galla and Rapa browsing together Tusuja and Rapa playing
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
photo taken on 4/24/2018


 Rapa and Karisa Naughty Nusu playing with Rapa Kauro and Rapa leading the orphans Maramoja and Rapa scratch their trunks
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
photo taken on 2/20/2018


 Rapa browsing Rapa leading Rapa and Namalok running in for milk Rapa looking much better
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
photo taken on 1/30/2018


 Rapa in the water hole Kilaguni and Rapa Rapa and Karisa Maramoja, Rapa and Pare with the other orphans
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
photo taken on 1/14/2018


 Maramoja, Rapa and Pare in their new environment The 'racers' Rapa, Maramoja and Pare Rapa, Pare and Maramoja Barsilinga, Rapa and Maramoja
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
photo taken on 12/19/2017


 Maramoja, Rapa and Pare on their way Turkwel, Maramoja, Rapa, Mutara Rapa not interested in Ngilai's games Rapa after being disciplined
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
photo taken on 11/13/2017


 Rapa running around Rapa was playing around Rapa chased the giraffe's away Rapa browsing with the others
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
photo taken on 8/22/2017


 Rapa beginning to dig up a root Rapa in a very playful mood Rapa and Ndotto playing a pushing game Rapa enjoying his milk bottle
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
photo taken on 7/23/2017


 Rapa dusting during mud bath as well Rapa soil dusting Kauro, Lasayen and Rapa Rapa drinking
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
photo taken on 7/8/2017


 Murit played with playful Rapa Even Rapa was friendly to the new little one! Rapa going to play with Pare Rapa, Enkesha and Malkia running for milk
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
photo taken on 5/24/2017


 Rapa woke up in a bad mood today! Rapa and the others were not brave Rapa and Godoma browsing Rapa was being a naughty boy today
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
photo taken on 5/6/2017


 Rapa does not like noisy people either Rapa being nice to Kuishi Rapa helped chase away the jackals too Rapa often bullies Pare
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
photo taken on 4/9/2017


 Rapa in a playful mood Rapa found happily browsing Rapa enjoying the mud wallow Rapa is not the best at welcoming new babies
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
photo taken on 3/16/2017


 Rapa in a playful mood Rapa enjoying his milk Rapa was teasing Karisa today Rapa browsing nicely
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
photo taken on 2/22/2017


 Lasayen and Rapa near the mud bath Rapa was also in the lead this morning Rapa going to wrestle with Wanjala Rapa is still not sure about Kelelari
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
photo taken on 1/19/2017


 Rapa going to mess around with the others Rapa in a playful mood Rapa and Ndotto behind Rapa, Godoma and Ngilai
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
photo taken on 12/9/2016


 Rapa playing around Rapa going for browsing  Rapa with another group Rapa playing with Lasayen
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
photo taken on 11/5/2016


 Rapa scampering around with Murit Rapa was disciplined by Tusuja Rapa can be a naughty little boy Rapa sneaking off as well
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
photo taken on 9/20/2016


 Rapa playing on the ground Rapa and Ndotto down on the ground Sometimes Rapa does not mean to be naughty Rapa and Ndotto after coconut oil
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
photo taken on 8/19/2016


 Rapa Oltaiyoni and Maramoja Rapa can sometimes be a naughty boy Rapa and Godoma  Rapa and Godoma
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
photo taken on 7/19/2016


 Rapa dusting Rapa going to interrupt their game Rapa is still a naughty little boy sometimes Lasayen with Rapa
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
photo taken on 6/8/2016


 Rapa with older Tusuja Rapa and Tusuja, middle, and Roi on the right Rapa was being naughty and was told off Rapa was disciplined by Kamok today!
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!
photo taken on 5/8/2016


 Rapa, left, can be a naughty boy! Rapa Rapa, Tusuja, Roi browsing with the others Rapa and Galla
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
photo taken on 4/3/2016


 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 being naughty
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
photo taken on 2/18/2016


 Rapa is naughty and might ruin the game Rapa took over the games Rapa can be a naughty little boy! Rapa was a naughty boy today
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
photo taken on 1/22/2016


 Rapa, left and Boromoko at mud bath Rapa at mud bath Rapa was being a naughty boy today Rapa having a lovely time in the mud bath
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
photo taken on 1/8/2016


 Rapa being a naughty boy again today Rapa was a naughty boy charging Murit Simotua, Rapa and Tusuja Rapa is becoming very playful
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
photo taken on 11/21/2015


 Rapa was disciplined by Dupotto for bullying Rapa being a naughty boy today Smiling Rapa! Rapa has been jealous of Murit
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
photo taken on 10/10/2015


 Rapa, left, and Tusuja after coconut oil Rapa and Tusuja on the right Rapa loves spending time with Tusuja Rapa ran from the commotion
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
photo taken on 9/9/2015


 Rapa and Tusuja, looking a bit better Rapa came back from a different direction Rapa and Tusuja Rapa and Tusuja who is not feeling well
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
photo taken on 8/17/2015


 Keepers putting soil on for a dust bath Tusuja and Rapa Ngilai with Rapa Rapa, Tusuja with Pea and Pod
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
photo taken on 7/25/2015


 Rapa Rapa and Tusuja Rapa, Suswa and Dupotto Mbegu with Rapa
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
photo taken on 7/15/2015


 Rapa Mbegu and Rapa Rapa in a playful mood Rapa and Tusuja
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
photo taken on 7/8/2015


 Rapa didn't want to go back to his stockade! Roi, Rapa and Mbegu Rapa and Mwashoti in the bush Rapa sucking his trunk
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
photo taken on 7/5/2015


 In the middle of the group Out with the other orphans Rapa joins the others in the bush Rapa warming to his keepers
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
photo taken on 7/2/2015


 Rapa Rapa munching a twig Enjoying some milk Sucking Peter's finger
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
photo taken on 7/2/2015


 In the shade Enjoying greens The day after rescue The exhausted calf resting
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
photo taken on 7/1/2015


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


 All of the rescuers Preparing to load the calf onto the plane Sera Wildlife Conservancy Ranger The rescue plane
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
photo taken on 7/1/2015


 The calf being restrained Restraining the calf The calf is offloaded Taking milk
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
photo taken on 7/1/2015


 Tasting the milk Peter greets the new orphan Some of the injuries the calf sustained in the well Rescue team and orphan at the airstrip
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
photo taken on 7/1/2015


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


 
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