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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 KELELARI  Male  Sunday, October 14, 2012 Plains of the Masai Mara  Approximately 4 years old  Was orphaned and on his own for a few months before being rescued. Despite other wild elephants in the area he did not join any of the wild herds  Poaching 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for KELELARI:

 Moving the trailer close to the DC-5 Buffalo Although about 4 years old he looks tiny in the trailer Kelelari was unlucky with lucerne today! Ndotto behind Kelelari
Moving the trailer close to the DC-5 Buffalo
photo taken on 11/25/2017


Although about 4 years old he looks tiny in the trailer
photo taken on 11/25/2017


Kelelari was unlucky with lucerne today!
photo taken on 4/25/2017


Ndotto behind Kelelari
photo taken on 4/22/2017


 They thought Kelelari was too big! Big Kelelari does not like the babies much either Kelelari was not phased Kelelari was not being very nice to Mteto
They thought Kelelari was too big!
photo taken on 4/19/2017


Big Kelelari does not like the babies much either
photo taken on 4/15/2017


Kelelari was not phased
photo taken on 4/6/2017


Kelelari was not being very nice to Mteto
photo taken on 3/23/2017


 Kelelari in a playful mood Kelelari won the big root! Kelelari going to play with Ndotto Poor Kelelari missing tail
Kelelari in a playful mood
photo taken on 3/6/2017


Kelelari won the big root!
photo taken on 3/3/2017


Kelelari going to play with Ndotto
photo taken on 2/16/2017


Poor Kelelari missing tail
photo taken on 2/6/2017


 Kelelari is already quite a big bull! Kelelari the big boy Kelelari coming for his milk bottle Kelelari enjoying his milk bottle
Kelelari is already quite a big bull!
photo taken on 2/6/2017


Kelelari the big boy
photo taken on 2/4/2017


Kelelari coming for his milk bottle
photo taken on 1/24/2017


Kelelari enjoying his milk bottle
photo taken on 1/19/2017


 Kelelari out in the forest Ukame, Kelelari, Pare, Maramoja Kelelari dustbathing Kelelari standing in the mudbath
Kelelari out in the forest
photo taken on 1/19/2017


Ukame, Kelelari, Pare, Maramoja
photo taken on 1/16/2017


Kelelari dustbathing
photo taken on 1/16/2017


Kelelari standing in the mudbath
photo taken on 1/16/2017


 Kelelari drinking milk at mudbath Keleari comes out to join the other orphans Splashing water at mudbath Kelelari greeted by Ndotto
Kelelari drinking milk at mudbath
photo taken on 1/16/2017


Keleari comes out to join the other orphans
photo taken on 1/16/2017


Splashing water at mudbath
photo taken on 1/16/2017


Kelelari greeted by Ndotto
photo taken on 1/16/2017


 Kelelari's wounds Kelelari sniffing the air with ears spread Kelelari Kelelari looking relaxed
Kelelari's wounds
photo taken on 11/26/2016


Kelelari sniffing the air with ears spread
photo taken on 11/26/2016


Kelelari
photo taken on 11/26/2016


Kelelari looking relaxed
photo taken on 11/26/2016


 A day after rescue Offloading the calf at Wilson Claw marks from lion attack Loading the orphan
A day after rescue
photo taken on 11/26/2016


Offloading the calf at Wilson
photo taken on 11/25/2016


Claw marks from lion attack
photo taken on 11/25/2016


Loading the orphan
photo taken on 11/25/2016


 The immobilized calf The orphan arrives in a trailer Trailer pulled by a tractor carrying precious cargo The orphan and its entourage coming
The immobilized calf
photo taken on 11/25/2016


The orphan arrives in a trailer
photo taken on 11/25/2016


Trailer pulled by a tractor carrying precious cargo
photo taken on 11/25/2016


The orphan and its entourage coming
photo taken on 11/25/2016


 None Entered Julius waiting for the orphan to arrive In the Mara, waiting for the orphan All on board and headed to the Mara
None Entered
photo taken on 11/25/2016


Julius waiting for the orphan to arrive
photo taken on 11/25/2016


In the Mara, waiting for the orphan
photo taken on 11/25/2016


All on board and headed to the Mara
photo taken on 11/25/2016


 En route At Wilson The orphan is named Kelelari The calf in the stockade
En route
photo taken on 11/25/2016


At Wilson
photo taken on 11/25/2016


The orphan is named Kelelari
photo taken on 11/25/2016


The calf in the stockade
photo taken on 11/25/2016


 In the stockade after arrival Offloading at Wilson The orphan is put on a drip The on a drip ready to be offloaded
In the stockade after arrival
photo taken on 11/25/2016


Offloading at Wilson
photo taken on 11/25/2016


The orphan is put on a drip
photo taken on 11/25/2016


The on a drip ready to be offloaded
photo taken on 11/25/2016


 The calf is strapped down for the flight Preparing the calf for the flight The calf's tail is missing The calf is loaded
The calf is strapped down for the flight
photo taken on 11/25/2016


Preparing the calf for the flight
photo taken on 11/25/2016


The calf's tail is missing
photo taken on 11/25/2016


The calf is loaded
photo taken on 11/25/2016


 Kelelari playing at mudbath
Kelelari playing at mudbath
photo taken on 1/16/2016


 
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