Best known for our work to protect elephants, the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (SWT) operates the most successful orphan elephant rescue and rehabilitation program in the world. But we do much more than this.

Rescued orphans that can be adopted

Amali

Female

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Current age

2 years

Date of Birth

10 October 2020

Reason Orphaned

Drought related

Mwinzi

Male

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Current age

10 months

Date of Birth

01 April 2022

Reason Orphaned

Drought related

Doldol

Female

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Current age

14 months

Date of Birth

19 November 2021

Reason Orphaned

Unknown

45 Years of the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Discover how our conservation story began and delve into the legacy we are nurturing, each and every day, with your support.

We embrace all measures that complement the conservation, preservation and protection of wildlife including anti-poaching, safe guarding the natural environment, enhancing community awareness and providing veterinary assistance to animals in need.

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Planting Seeds for the Future in Lamu

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A Two-Day Odyssey to Save a Trapped Elephant

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How you can help

There is so much more we can do to protect wildlife and you do not have to travel to Kenya to make a difference.

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