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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 MERRU  Male  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 Imenti Forest; Meru Region  9 Months  Found in a deep quarry with no other elephants around and in distress  Human / Wildlife Conflict 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for MERRU:

 Carrying little Merru to the DSWT helicopter Sweet Merru Merru walking with the Keepers Merru with the other orphans
Carrying little Merru to the DSWT helicopter
photo taken on 9/14/2018


Sweet Merru
photo taken on 9/10/2018


Merru walking with the Keepers
photo taken on 9/3/2018


Merru with the other orphans
photo taken on 9/3/2018


 Malkia, Kuishi, Tagwa and Malima with the new baby Merru with Malima Merru with Sagala Merru and Malkia out in the forest
Malkia, Kuishi, Tagwa and Malima with the new baby
photo taken on 9/3/2018


Merru with Malima
photo taken on 9/3/2018


Merru with Sagala
photo taken on 9/3/2018


Merru and Malkia out in the forest
photo taken on 9/3/2018


 Merru following a milk bottle Merru in the Nairobi Nursery Offloading Merru at the Nairobi Nursery Meru landing in Nairobi with the DSWT helicopter
Merru following a milk bottle
photo taken on 9/2/2018


Merru in the Nairobi Nursery
photo taken on 9/2/2018


Offloading Merru at the Nairobi Nursery
photo taken on 9/1/2018


Meru landing in Nairobi with the DSWT helicopter
photo taken on 9/1/2018


 Merru being prepared for flight Merru tied to the logs Merru seeking comfort from the DSWT Keeper Keepers arriving to rescue Merru
Merru being prepared for flight
photo taken on 9/1/2018


Merru tied to the logs
photo taken on 9/1/2018


Merru seeking comfort from the DSWT Keeper
photo taken on 9/1/2018


Keepers arriving to rescue Merru
photo taken on 9/1/2018


 
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