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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 NDIWA  Female  Friday, November 20, 2015 Found in the Irima area of Tsavo East National Park  Approximately 16 months  Was seen on her own with no other elephants in the area  Drought Related 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for NDIWA:

 Ndiwa browsing Ndiwa hiding in the bushes Ndiwa leading the Orphans to browse today Ndiwa is a sneaky girl
Ndiwa browsing
photo taken on 3/30/2018


Ndiwa hiding in the bushes
photo taken on 3/21/2018


Ndiwa leading the Orphans to browse today
photo taken on 3/2/2018


Ndiwa is a sneaky girl
photo taken on 2/27/2018


 Ndiwa browsing Sagala, Ndiwa and Mundusi Ndiwa wanted her milk early Ndiwa was very caring today
Ndiwa browsing
photo taken on 2/19/2018


Sagala, Ndiwa and Mundusi
photo taken on 2/15/2018


Ndiwa wanted her milk early
photo taken on 2/7/2018


Ndiwa was very caring today
photo taken on 1/28/2018


 Ndiwa Ndiwa getting nice and muddy Ndiwa smelling the camera Ndiwa and Sana Sana
Ndiwa
photo taken on 1/20/2018


Ndiwa getting nice and muddy
photo taken on 1/3/2018


Ndiwa smelling the camera
photo taken on 12/15/2017


Ndiwa and Sana Sana
photo taken on 11/16/2017


 Ndiwa in the mud bath Ndiwa browsing Ndiwa is such a calm girl Ndiwa browsing in the tall grass
Ndiwa in the mud bath
photo taken on 10/19/2017


Ndiwa browsing
photo taken on 10/9/2017


Ndiwa is such a calm girl
photo taken on 10/7/2017


Ndiwa browsing in the tall grass
photo taken on 9/23/2017


 Ndiwa out in the park Ndiwa finds some soft green leaves Ndiwa at mud-bath Ndiwa playing and coming out of the mud bath
Ndiwa out in the park
photo taken on 9/15/2017


Ndiwa finds some soft green leaves
photo taken on 9/13/2017


Ndiwa at mud-bath
photo taken on 9/2/2017


Ndiwa playing and coming out of the mud bath
photo taken on 8/18/2017


 Ndiwa having a lovely mud bath Ndiwa really enjoying her mud bath Ndiwa followed Rapa's example Ndiwa tries to trick the keepers
Ndiwa having a lovely mud bath
photo taken on 8/18/2017


Ndiwa really enjoying her mud bath
photo taken on 8/14/2017


Ndiwa followed Rapa's example
photo taken on 7/23/2017


Ndiwa tries to trick the keepers
photo taken on 7/18/2017


 Ndiwa, Tagwa and Esampu drinking Ndiwa out in the bush Ndiwa sneaked ahead to have his bottle first Ndiwa is a clever little girl
Ndiwa, Tagwa and Esampu drinking
photo taken on 7/14/2017


Ndiwa out in the bush
photo taken on 7/12/2017


Ndiwa sneaked ahead to have his bottle first
photo taken on 7/2/2017


Ndiwa is a clever little girl
photo taken on 6/23/2017


 Ndiwa starting to browse further afield Ndiwa and Wanjala Sweet Ndiwa Ndiwa browsing
Ndiwa starting to browse further afield
photo taken on 6/16/2017


Ndiwa and Wanjala
photo taken on 5/23/2017


Sweet Ndiwa
photo taken on 5/23/2017


Ndiwa browsing
photo taken on 5/23/2017


 Ndiwa out with the others Jotto, Ukame, Ndiwa and Malima Ndiwa having milk Ndiwa in the bushes
Ndiwa out with the others
photo taken on 5/23/2017


Jotto, Ukame, Ndiwa and Malima
photo taken on 5/23/2017


Ndiwa having milk
photo taken on 5/22/2017


Ndiwa in the bushes
photo taken on 5/22/2017


 Ndiwa out and about Ndiwa Ndiwa is greeted by Rapa Ndiwa
Ndiwa out and about
photo taken on 5/22/2017


Ndiwa
photo taken on 5/10/2017


Ndiwa is greeted by Rapa
photo taken on 3/27/2017


Ndiwa
photo taken on 3/27/2017


 Ndiwa out a few days after arrival Malkia, Ndiwa and Godoma Lasayen with Ndiwa The orphan arrives at the airstrip
Ndiwa out a few days after arrival
photo taken on 3/27/2017


Malkia, Ndiwa and Godoma
photo taken on 3/27/2017


Lasayen with Ndiwa
photo taken on 3/27/2017


The orphan arrives at the airstrip
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 Loading the calf into the vehicle Carrying the calf to the rescue vehicle The captured calf is prepared for transport Eating greens
Loading the calf into the vehicle
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Carrying the calf to the rescue vehicle
photo taken on 3/21/2017


The captured calf is prepared for transport
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Eating greens
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 The orphan on her feet soon after arrival Undoing the restraining straps The orphan is placed in the stocakde Arriving at the Nursery
The orphan on her feet soon after arrival
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Undoing the restraining straps
photo taken on 3/21/2017


The orphan is placed in the stocakde
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Arriving at the Nursery
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 Offloading at Wilson In the pickup on arrival at Wilson None Entered Loaded into the plane
Offloading at Wilson
photo taken on 3/21/2017


In the pickup on arrival at Wilson
photo taken on 3/21/2017


None Entered
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Loaded into the plane
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 Securing the orphan before loading onto the plane None Entered Offloading the orphan from the rescue vehicle None Entered
Securing the orphan before loading onto the plane
photo taken on 3/21/2017


None Entered
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Offloading the orphan from the rescue vehicle
photo taken on 3/21/2017


None Entered
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 None Entered
None Entered
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 
Please click on a photo above to enlarge it.
Share this:
Follow us:

The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust   P.O. Box 15555 Nairobi Kenya

Copyright 1999-2017, The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. All Rights Reserved. | Privacy Policy