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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 ARABA  Female  December 2013 Tsavo East National Park between Ndara and Dakota  Just under two years old  Found with her mother who had multiple arrow wounds and despite vet treatment succumbed from her injuries  Poaching 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for ARABA:

 Araba left and Ndii Tahri & Ndii lying down, Araba & Kenia standing Araba on Msinga Hill Araba enjoying a dustbath
Araba left and Ndii
photo taken on 11/19/2018


Tahri & Ndii lying down, Araba & Kenia standing
photo taken on 9/23/2018


Araba on Msinga Hill
photo taken on 8/22/2018


Araba enjoying a dustbath
photo taken on 8/5/2018


 Araba enjoying a dustbath Araba playing a fun dusting game Araba scratching on the big rock Araba, left, testing Ndotto
Araba enjoying a dustbath
photo taken on 8/2/2018


Araba playing a fun dusting game
photo taken on 7/29/2018


Araba scratching on the big rock
photo taken on 7/28/2018


Araba, left, testing Ndotto
photo taken on 7/6/2018


 Araba scratching bottom Araba finds a trench to play in Araba playing on the red earth Araba coming out of the water
Araba scratching bottom
photo taken on 6/29/2018


Araba finds a trench to play in
photo taken on 6/18/2018


Araba playing on the red earth
photo taken on 5/26/2018


Araba coming out of the water
photo taken on 5/17/2018


 Araba looking for rain water in the tree trunk Araba with the older orphans Araba heading to soil mound to dust Araba browsing
Araba looking for rain water in the tree trunk
photo taken on 4/26/2018


Araba with the older orphans
photo taken on 4/22/2018


Araba heading to soil mound to dust
photo taken on 4/21/2018


Araba browsing
photo taken on 4/19/2018


 Araba and Arruba also search for water in a cave Araba rubbing against a tree Araba finds her way to the mud-bath Araba with Ndii
Araba and Arruba also search for water in a cave
photo taken on 4/18/2018


Araba rubbing against a tree
photo taken on 4/15/2018


Araba finds her way to the mud-bath
photo taken on 4/12/2018


Araba with Ndii
photo taken on 4/10/2018


 Araba browsing Araba leaving the mudbath area Araba enjoying green vegetation Araba enjoying the mudbath
Araba browsing
photo taken on 4/4/2018


Araba leaving the mudbath area
photo taken on 4/1/2018


Araba enjoying green vegetation
photo taken on 3/29/2018


Araba enjoying the mudbath
photo taken on 3/1/2018


 Araba playing in a small hole Araba sliding around at mud bath Araba scratching her bottom Araba rushing for bottle feed
Araba playing in a small hole
photo taken on 2/23/2018


Araba sliding around at mud bath
photo taken on 2/1/2018


Araba scratching her bottom
photo taken on 1/29/2018


Araba rushing for bottle feed
photo taken on 1/28/2018


 Araba scratches against Kihari's stomach Araba and Ndii browsing together Araba rubbing against Kenia Araba enjoying mud bath
Araba scratches against Kihari's stomach
photo taken on 1/14/2018


Araba and Ndii browsing together
photo taken on 1/5/2018


Araba rubbing against Kenia
photo taken on 12/31/2017


Araba enjoying mud bath
photo taken on 12/12/2017


 Ndii taking Araba from Mashariki Araba pushing Tahri Araba being followed by Ndii Araba and Ndii having a ball at mudbath
Ndii taking Araba from Mashariki
photo taken on 12/4/2017


Araba pushing Tahri
photo taken on 11/30/2017


Araba being followed by Ndii
photo taken on 11/27/2017


Araba and Ndii having a ball at mudbath
photo taken on 11/22/2017


 Araba Araba takes refuge from sun behind Kenia's ear Kenia and Araba Araba lft & Kenia
Araba
photo taken on 11/18/2017


Araba takes refuge from sun behind Kenia's ear
photo taken on 8/24/2017


Kenia and Araba
photo taken on 7/2/2017


Araba lft & Kenia
photo taken on 6/18/2017


 Araba playing dusting games  Araba & Kenia sneaking away Araba enjoying dusting games  Araba in charging mood
Araba playing dusting games
photo taken on 6/12/2017


Araba & Kenia sneaking away
photo taken on 6/6/2017


Araba enjoying dusting games
photo taken on 6/4/2017


Araba in charging mood
photo taken on 5/20/2017


 Araba enjoys scratching on a tree Araba scratching on the rocks at Msinga Hill Kenia staying between Ndii and Araba Araba sucking trunk
Araba enjoys scratching on a tree
photo taken on 4/30/2017


Araba scratching on the rocks at Msinga Hill
photo taken on 4/29/2017


Kenia staying between Ndii and Araba
photo taken on 4/23/2017


Araba sucking trunk
photo taken on 4/19/2017


 Araba scratching on a rock Araba enjoying the mud bath Nguvu and Araba Araba browsing
Araba scratching on a rock
photo taken on 4/5/2017


Araba enjoying the mud bath
photo taken on 3/30/2017


Nguvu and Araba
photo taken on 3/18/2017


Araba browsing
photo taken on 2/7/2017


 Araba playing in the water Araaba browsing Araba browsing Isha-B playing with Mudanda and Araba
Araba playing in the water
photo taken on 1/29/2017


Araaba browsing
photo taken on 1/12/2017


Araba browsing
photo taken on 1/4/2017


Isha-B playing with Mudanda and Araba
photo taken on 1/1/2017


 Emma playing with Kenia, Araba getting jealous Araba stretching trunk to greet Nguvu Araba and Mudanda  Araba on Msingi Hill
Emma playing with Kenia, Araba getting jealous
photo taken on 12/18/2016


Araba stretching trunk to greet Nguvu
photo taken on 12/9/2016


Araba and Mudanda
photo taken on 11/22/2016


Araba on Msingi Hill
photo taken on 11/21/2016


 Lentili and little Araba Araba, Panda and Mashariki having a drink Tassia rubbing Arraba's back Araba enjoying bath time
Lentili and little Araba
photo taken on 11/3/2016


Araba, Panda and Mashariki having a drink
photo taken on 10/22/2016


Tassia rubbing Arraba's back
photo taken on 9/28/2016


Araba enjoying bath time
photo taken on 9/6/2016


 Mashariki with Araba Araba Araba lft stay away as Kenia rgt takes Mudanda  Araba scratching on a rock
Mashariki with Araba
photo taken on 8/27/2016


Araba
photo taken on 8/22/2016


Araba lft stay away as Kenia rgt takes Mudanda
photo taken on 7/28/2016


Araba scratching on a rock
photo taken on 7/22/2016


 Araba enjoying scratching on a rock Araba running to the stockades Araba enjoying a scratch onto a rock  Araba browsing
Araba enjoying scratching on a rock
photo taken on 7/16/2016


Araba running to the stockades
photo taken on 7/11/2016


Araba enjoying a scratch onto a rock
photo taken on 7/1/2016


Araba browsing
photo taken on 6/20/2016


 Kenia with Araba Araba browsing Ndoria behind Araba Araba in stylish dusting games
Kenia with Araba
photo taken on 6/18/2016


Araba browsing
photo taken on 6/8/2016


Ndoria behind Araba
photo taken on 6/3/2016


Araba in stylish dusting games
photo taken on 5/22/2016


 Araba following Kenia Araba browsing early with Nelion Arruba, Suswa and Araba at the back Araba enjoying a nice scratch on the hill
Araba following Kenia
photo taken on 5/20/2016


Araba browsing early with Nelion
photo taken on 5/10/2016


Arruba, Suswa and Araba at the back
photo taken on 5/7/2016


Araba enjoying a nice scratch on the hill
photo taken on 4/25/2016


 Araba taking centre stage Araba running out of the water Araba browsing in the bush Araba front with Ishaq-B
Araba taking centre stage
photo taken on 4/14/2016


Araba running out of the water
photo taken on 4/13/2016


Araba browsing in the bush
photo taken on 4/2/2016


Araba front with Ishaq-B
photo taken on 3/17/2016


 Araba mudbathing Araba, infront, with the others in a dust bath Araba, infront, with Nelion behind Araba waiting for Ndoria to move
Araba mudbathing
photo taken on 3/13/2016


Araba, infront, with the others in a dust bath
photo taken on 2/29/2016


Araba, infront, with Nelion behind
photo taken on 2/29/2016


Araba waiting for Ndoria to move
photo taken on 2/28/2016


 Araba running to catch the others Kihari, behind, browsing with Araba Araba browsing with the others Araba feeding on some copra cake
Araba running to catch the others
photo taken on 2/17/2016


Kihari, behind, browsing with Araba
photo taken on 2/13/2016


Araba browsing with the others
photo taken on 2/9/2016


Araba feeding on some copra cake
photo taken on 1/26/2016


 Araba out browsing Big Morani browsing with little Araba Araba trying to avoid Ndoria Embu and Araba with a keeper
Araba out browsing
photo taken on 1/24/2016


Big Morani browsing with little Araba
photo taken on 12/24/2015


Araba trying to avoid Ndoria
photo taken on 12/23/2015


Embu and Araba with a keeper
photo taken on 12/22/2015


 Araba with Embu Araba in her stockade Araba following Emilys herd  Araba browsing with Ndoria
Araba with Embu
photo taken on 12/22/2015


Araba in her stockade
photo taken on 12/21/2015


Araba following Emilys herd
photo taken on 12/21/2015


Araba browsing with Ndoria
photo taken on 12/18/2015


 Little Araba following Emily's herd Araba rubbing her head on Lesanju Lesanju going with Araba to browse Araba enjoying her milk
Little Araba following Emily's herd
photo taken on 12/17/2015


Araba rubbing her head on Lesanju
photo taken on 12/13/2015


Lesanju going with Araba to browse
photo taken on 12/13/2015


Araba enjoying her milk
photo taken on 12/1/2015


 Araba being escorted to the water trough Araba browsing with the other orphans Araba in front Araba greeting the new arrival from her stockade
Araba being escorted to the water trough
photo taken on 11/30/2015


Araba browsing with the other orphans
photo taken on 11/30/2015


Araba in front
photo taken on 11/30/2015


Araba greeting the new arrival from her stockade
photo taken on 11/11/2015


 Araba greeting Korongo in Voi Araba in her stockade a week after arrival Sweet Araba Trying to get Araba to take some milk
Araba greeting Korongo in Voi
photo taken on 11/11/2015


Araba in her stockade a week after arrival
photo taken on 10/26/2015


Sweet Araba
photo taken on 10/26/2015


Trying to get Araba to take some milk
photo taken on 10/21/2015


 Araba in the Voi stockade The calf a couple of days after arrival Capturing the calf Trying to help the elephant to her feet
Araba in the Voi stockade
photo taken on 10/21/2015


The calf a couple of days after arrival
photo taken on 10/21/2015


Capturing the calf
photo taken on 10/19/2015


Trying to help the elephant to her feet
photo taken on 10/19/2015


 Cleaning an arrow wound An arrow head removed from a wound The elephant darted for treatment One of the arrow wounds can be clearly seen
Cleaning an arrow wound
photo taken on 10/19/2015


An arrow head removed from a wound
photo taken on 10/19/2015


The elephant darted for treatment
photo taken on 10/19/2015


One of the arrow wounds can be clearly seen
photo taken on 10/19/2015


 The calf with her mother The captured calf is restrained Preparing to load the calf into the vehicle The calf is named Araba
The calf with her mother
photo taken on 10/19/2015


The captured calf is restrained
photo taken on 10/19/2015


Preparing to load the calf into the vehicle
photo taken on 10/19/2015


The calf is named Araba
photo taken on 10/19/2015


 Araba relaxing in the stockade after arrival The calf arrives at the Voi stockades and is offloaded The restraints are removed The calf is placed in a stockade
Araba relaxing in the stockade after arrival
photo taken on 10/19/2015


The calf arrives at the Voi stockades and is offloaded
photo taken on 10/19/2015


The restraints are removed
photo taken on 10/19/2015


The calf is placed in a stockade
photo taken on 10/19/2015


 Carrying the calf to the stocakde The offloaded calf is carried to the stockades Offloading the calf from the vehicle
Carrying the calf to the stocakde
photo taken on 10/19/2015


The offloaded calf is carried to the stockades
photo taken on 10/19/2015


Offloading the calf from the vehicle
photo taken on 10/19/2015


 
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