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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 MUSIARA  Male  Saturday, December 3, 2016 Musiara Area in the Maasai Mara  6 weeks   Seen by a film crew trailing a wild herd with no lactating females around  Reason Unknown 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for MUSIARA:

 Musiara waiting for Luggard Musiara with Godoma Sweet little Musiara Sweet Musiara with Enkesha
Musiara waiting for Luggard
photo taken on 10/20/2017


Musiara with Godoma
photo taken on 10/18/2017


Sweet little Musiara
photo taken on 10/12/2017


Sweet Musiara with Enkesha
photo taken on 9/21/2017


 Musiara browsing Musiara picking soft green leaves Musiara relaxing Musiara leading the way
Musiara browsing
photo taken on 9/18/2017


Musiara picking soft green leaves
photo taken on 9/11/2017


Musiara relaxing
photo taken on 8/29/2017


Musiara leading the way
photo taken on 8/6/2017


 Tiny little Musiara Little Musiara also charging around Musiara with Esampu Musiara in his blanket
Tiny little Musiara
photo taken on 8/4/2017


Little Musiara also charging around
photo taken on 8/1/2017


Musiara with Esampu
photo taken on 7/22/2017


Musiara in his blanket
photo taken on 7/22/2017


 Musiara before soil bathing Musiara was annoyed with Sattao Musiara has a lovely morning greeting Musiara going to find Mbegu
Musiara before soil bathing
photo taken on 7/10/2017


Musiara was annoyed with Sattao
photo taken on 7/7/2017


Musiara has a lovely morning greeting
photo taken on 7/2/2017


Musiara going to find Mbegu
photo taken on 6/24/2017


 Happy Musiara Musiara with Godoma With all the other orphans Musiara browsing with Mbegu
Happy Musiara
photo taken on 6/24/2017


Musiara with Godoma
photo taken on 6/22/2017


With all the other orphans
photo taken on 6/22/2017


Musiara browsing with Mbegu
photo taken on 6/21/2017


 Musiara in a cheeky mood Musiara playing Sattao and Musiara in front Musiara can be a jealous little boy sometimes
Musiara in a cheeky mood
photo taken on 6/15/2017


Musiara playing
photo taken on 6/15/2017


Sattao and Musiara in front
photo taken on 6/13/2017


Musiara can be a jealous little boy sometimes
photo taken on 6/9/2017


 Musiara and Godoma Musiara having milk Musiara Musiara dustbathing
Musiara and Godoma
photo taken on 6/3/2017


Musiara having milk
photo taken on 4/27/2017


Musiara
photo taken on 4/18/2017


Musiara dustbathing
photo taken on 3/16/2017


 Musiara sucking a keepers fingers Musiara and another baby following a keeper Musiara and Chumvi Sweet Musiara
Musiara sucking a keepers fingers
photo taken on 3/15/2017


Musiara and another baby following a keeper
photo taken on 3/15/2017


Musiara and Chumvi
photo taken on 3/14/2017


Sweet Musiara
photo taken on 3/14/2017


 Preparing the calf for the flight Placing the calf on the rescue tarp None Entered Placed in the stocakde
Preparing the calf for the flight
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Placing the calf on the rescue tarp
photo taken on 1/14/2017


None Entered
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Placed in the stocakde
photo taken on 1/14/2017


 On the way to the Nursery Loaded in the pickup Getting the calf's information During the flight
On the way to the Nursery
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Loaded in the pickup
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Getting the calf's information
photo taken on 1/14/2017


During the flight
photo taken on 1/14/2017


 Loaded and ready for the trip to Nairobi Checking the calf is ok before loading into the plane None Entered Ready for the flight
Loaded and ready for the trip to Nairobi
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Checking the calf is ok before loading into the plane
photo taken on 1/14/2017


None Entered
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Ready for the flight
photo taken on 1/14/2017


 Offloading the calf at Wilson Carrying the calf to the pickup The calf with the keepers and rescuers Helping the calf to its feet
Offloading the calf at Wilson
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Carrying the calf to the pickup
photo taken on 1/14/2017


The calf with the keepers and rescuers
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Helping the calf to its feet
photo taken on 1/14/2017


 Getting the calf out of the landcruiser Waiting for the calf
Getting the calf out of the landcruiser
photo taken on 1/14/2017


Waiting for the calf
photo taken on 1/14/2017


 
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