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

Sileita

Female

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Current age

19 months

Date of Birth

16 November 2020

Reason Orphaned

Human-Wildlife Conflict

Lodo

Male

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Current age

2 years

Date of Birth

20 July 2019

Reason Orphaned

Human-Wildlife Conflict

Vaarti

Male

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Current age

2 years

Date of Birth

02 August 2019

Reason Orphaned

Poaching

Protecting Our Home

Narrated by Angela Sheldrick, this film is an ode to the legacy we have created over the last 45 years: Protecting habitats and providing a family for creatures that have lost their own.

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.

Latest News

Aerial Surveillance Report for May 2022

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Saving a Supersized Victim of Litter

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The Story of the Lone Ranger

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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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