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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 SINYA  Female  Tuesday, February 6, 2007 Close to Sinya Mines, just outside Amboseli National Park close to the Kenyan Tanzania Border  approximately 8 months old  She fell down a shallow rocky well dug for Maasai livestock  Man Made Cause for Separation 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for SINYA:

 Sinya enjoying the lucerne cubes Sinya and Lesanju feeding on the lucerne cubes Lempaute, Kivuko and Sinya follow Laikipia Sinya
Sinya enjoying the lucerne cubes
photo taken on 12/13/2017


Sinya and Lesanju feeding on the lucerne cubes
photo taken on 12/13/2017


Lempaute, Kivuko and Sinya follow Laikipia
photo taken on 12/9/2017


Sinya
photo taken on 10/28/2016


 Sinya lft, Lesanju & Mzima drinking  Sinya with Bada Sinya, left, comforting Kenia Sinya alternatively leaning on the rock
Sinya lft, Lesanju & Mzima drinking
photo taken on 7/8/2016


Sinya with Bada
photo taken on 6/11/2016


Sinya, left, comforting Kenia
photo taken on 5/18/2016


Sinya alternatively leaning on the rock
photo taken on 4/9/2016


 Safi welcoming Sinya Taveta & Sinya sharing copra cake with juniors Sinya bringing Emma to greet Bada and Ndii Sinya, front and Bada lying in the water
Safi welcoming Sinya
photo taken on 4/8/2016


Taveta & Sinya sharing copra cake with juniors
photo taken on 3/15/2016


Sinya bringing Emma to greet Bada and Ndii
photo taken on 1/13/2016


Sinya, front and Bada lying in the water
photo taken on 11/15/2015


 Sinya escorting Bada infront Wasessa, back, forcing Sinya to stay in the water Bada watching Sinya Sinya and her games on the mud bath walls
Sinya escorting Bada infront
photo taken on 11/9/2015


Wasessa, back, forcing Sinya to stay in the water
photo taken on 11/6/2015


Bada watching Sinya
photo taken on 10/21/2015


Sinya and her games on the mud bath walls
photo taken on 10/3/2015


 Mzima, Lesanju & Sinya successful in getting Bada Sinya having a mudbath Sinya getting into her dusting games Sinya greets her intriqued community audience
Mzima, Lesanju & Sinya successful in getting Bada
photo taken on 9/17/2015


Sinya having a mudbath
photo taken on 9/5/2015


Sinya getting into her dusting games
photo taken on 6/12/2015


Sinya greets her intriqued community audience
photo taken on 5/11/2015


 Sinya in the Voi mudbath Sinya now doing well in Voi Sinya's awful wound Sinya stuck in the well
Sinya in the Voi mudbath
photo taken on 5/11/2015


Sinya now doing well in Voi
photo taken on 5/11/2015


Sinya's awful wound
photo taken on 5/11/2015


Sinya stuck in the well
photo taken on 5/11/2015


 Sinya with Amos Sinya and Lesanju Sinya blocked the new ones from charging Sinya greeting Tundani and Nelion
Sinya with Amos
photo taken on 5/11/2015


Sinya and Lesanju
photo taken on 5/11/2015


Sinya blocked the new ones from charging
photo taken on 4/26/2015


Sinya greeting Tundani and Nelion
photo taken on 4/24/2015


 Sinya Sinya in the water Even Sinya had a bath Sinya after the mudbath
Sinya
photo taken on 3/5/2015


Sinya in the water
photo taken on 2/17/2015


Even Sinya had a bath
photo taken on 2/8/2015


Sinya after the mudbath
photo taken on 1/11/2015


 Sinya joining Dabassa in the water Sinya scratching in the water hole Sinya scratching Sinya browsing
Sinya joining Dabassa in the water
photo taken on 12/20/2014


Sinya scratching in the water hole
photo taken on 12/7/2014


Sinya scratching
photo taken on 11/22/2014


Sinya browsing
photo taken on 11/11/2014


 Sinya scratching while others mudbathe Sinya caring for Sorka Sinya, Mudanda and Wasessa exploring Sinya testing the water
Sinya scratching while others mudbathe
photo taken on 10/4/2014


Sinya caring for Sorka
photo taken on 9/21/2014


Sinya, Mudanda and Wasessa exploring
photo taken on 8/16/2014


Sinya testing the water
photo taken on 6/27/2014


 Panda and Naipoki watching Sinya enter the wayer Sinya coming to calm the elephants Sinya in the water with Rombo & Taveta Sinya
Panda and Naipoki watching Sinya enter the wayer
photo taken on 6/26/2014


Sinya coming to calm the elephants
photo taken on 6/25/2014


Sinya in the water with Rombo & Taveta
photo taken on 5/25/2014


Sinya
photo taken on 5/21/2014


 Sinya staying near Lempaute Sinya having separated Panda and Tassia Sinya Sinya left and Kivuko browsing together
Sinya staying near Lempaute
photo taken on 5/11/2014


Sinya having separated Panda and Tassia
photo taken on 5/10/2014


Sinya
photo taken on 5/7/2014


Sinya left and Kivuko browsing together
photo taken on 4/18/2014


 Sinya Taveta and Sinya scratching on the same rock Sinya and Rombo Sinya front with the other orphans
Sinya
photo taken on 4/4/2014


Taveta and Sinya scratching on the same rock
photo taken on 3/24/2014


Sinya and Rombo
photo taken on 3/19/2014


Sinya front with the other orphans
photo taken on 3/6/2014


 Sinya browsing on the hills Sinya in the bush Sinya, Lempaute and Wasessa racing Sinya shows her trunk
Sinya browsing on the hills
photo taken on 2/12/2014


Sinya in the bush
photo taken on 2/9/2014


Sinya, Lempaute and Wasessa racing
photo taken on 2/6/2014


Sinya shows her trunk
photo taken on 1/25/2014


 Sinya heading to the water Sinya in the park Sinya and Wasessa browsing before home time  Thoma stops Sinya playing with Eve
Sinya heading to the water
photo taken on 1/21/2014


Sinya in the park
photo taken on 1/7/2014


Sinya and Wasessa browsing before home time
photo taken on 12/29/2013


Thoma stops Sinya playing with Eve
photo taken on 12/26/2013


 Lesanju and Sinya being rough with Eve Sinya staying close to watch Wasessa Sinya and friends arrive at the wallow  Sinya wallowing again
Lesanju and Sinya being rough with Eve
photo taken on 12/17/2013


Sinya staying close to watch Wasessa
photo taken on 12/14/2013


Sinya and friends arrive at the wallow
photo taken on 11/28/2013


Sinya wallowing again
photo taken on 11/3/2013


 Sinya warns Layoni to be more careful  Sinya, Kenia & Ndii browse near the fence Sinya browses Sinya scooping copra cake
Sinya warns Layoni to be more careful
photo taken on 11/3/2013


Sinya, Kenia & Ndii browse near the fence
photo taken on 10/21/2013


Sinya browses
photo taken on 10/10/2013


Sinya scooping copra cake
photo taken on 9/19/2013


 Sinya browsing Sinya kneeling down Sinya leading the way Sinya browsing
Sinya browsing
photo taken on 9/8/2013


Sinya kneeling down
photo taken on 8/29/2013


Sinya leading the way
photo taken on 8/16/2013


Sinya browsing
photo taken on 8/14/2013


 Sinya enjoying a mudbath Sinya dustbathing Sinya eating Lucerne Dabassa and Sinya
Sinya enjoying a mudbath
photo taken on 8/12/2013


Sinya dustbathing
photo taken on 8/11/2013


Sinya eating Lucerne
photo taken on 7/27/2013


Dabassa and Sinya
photo taken on 7/22/2013


 Sinya goes to greet the wild herd Sinya Sinya dustbathing Sinya charing
Sinya goes to greet the wild herd
photo taken on 7/13/2013


Sinya
photo taken on 7/1/2013


Sinya dustbathing
photo taken on 6/26/2013


Sinya charing
photo taken on 6/22/2013


 Sinya browsing on her own Sinya leads Orphans Sinya browsing along the way Sinya takes Leadership
Sinya browsing on her own
photo taken on 6/2/2013


Sinya leads Orphans
photo taken on 5/19/2013


Sinya browsing along the way
photo taken on 5/11/2013


Sinya takes Leadership
photo taken on 5/8/2013


 Beautiful Sinya Sinya leading the others to the top of the hill Sinya rubs her bottom on Taveta Sinya and Lempaute in the mudbath
Beautiful Sinya
photo taken on 4/28/2013


Sinya leading the others to the top of the hill
photo taken on 4/11/2013


Sinya rubs her bottom on Taveta
photo taken on 3/24/2013


Sinya and Lempaute in the mudbath
photo taken on 3/21/2013


 Sinya on the slopes of Masinga Hill Sinya scratching Sinya leaning against a tree Sinya tests the water
Sinya on the slopes of Masinga Hill
photo taken on 3/17/2013


Sinya scratching
photo taken on 2/10/2013


Sinya leaning against a tree
photo taken on 2/4/2013


Sinya tests the water
photo taken on 1/17/2013


 Sinya browsing with the others Sinya dust bathing Sinya with Mazinga hill behind her Sinya watching over Emsaya
Sinya browsing with the others
photo taken on 1/2/2013


Sinya dust bathing
photo taken on 12/28/2012


Sinya with Mazinga hill behind her
photo taken on 12/7/2012


Sinya watching over Emsaya
photo taken on 11/26/2012


 Sinya playing with Emsaya Sinya playing Sinya enjoying the mudbath Sinya sitting on the edge of the mudbath
Sinya playing with Emsaya
photo taken on 11/11/2012


Sinya playing
photo taken on 10/26/2012


Sinya enjoying the mudbath
photo taken on 10/14/2012


Sinya sitting on the edge of the mudbath
photo taken on 8/17/2012


 Sinya enjoying the mudbath Sinya taking the lead Sinya out browsing Sinya playing at the dust bath
Sinya enjoying the mudbath
photo taken on 8/4/2012


Sinya taking the lead
photo taken on 7/13/2012


Sinya out browsing
photo taken on 7/4/2012


Sinya playing at the dust bath
photo taken on 6/30/2012


 Sinya playing at the dust bath Sinya playing Sinya sitting on Taveta Sinya browsing
Sinya playing at the dust bath
photo taken on 6/21/2012


Sinya playing
photo taken on 6/4/2012


Sinya sitting on Taveta
photo taken on 5/9/2012


Sinya browsing
photo taken on 5/4/2012


 Sinya scratching at the mudbath Sinya browsing Sinya after a mudbath Sinya dustbathing
Sinya scratching at the mudbath
photo taken on 5/1/2012


Sinya browsing
photo taken on 3/21/2012


Sinya after a mudbath
photo taken on 3/7/2012


Sinya dustbathing
photo taken on 2/29/2012


 Sinya browsing Sinya left and Kenia browsing Sinya Sinya right and Lempatue
Sinya browsing
photo taken on 2/25/2012


Sinya left and Kenia browsing
photo taken on 1/8/2012


Sinya
photo taken on 12/21/2011


Sinya right and Lempatue
photo taken on 12/9/2011


 Sinya in a happy bathing moment Siria leaving the mudbath Sinya front leaning on the banks and bathing Sinya enjoying a bath
Sinya in a happy bathing moment
photo taken on 11/10/2011


Siria leaving the mudbath
photo taken on 10/15/2011


Sinya front leaning on the banks and bathing
photo taken on 9/21/2011


Sinya enjoying a bath
photo taken on 9/20/2011


 Sinya browsing Sinya enjoys a mudbath Sinya at the stockade water trough Sinya feeding on Grewia branches
Sinya browsing
photo taken on 9/4/2011


Sinya enjoys a mudbath
photo taken on 8/13/2011


Sinya at the stockade water trough
photo taken on 8/11/2011


Sinya feeding on Grewia branches
photo taken on 8/5/2011


 Sinya left and Dida Sinya Siria right, approaching Sinya for games Sinya in front with a wild group at the mudbath
Sinya left and Dida
photo taken on 7/31/2011


Sinya
photo taken on 6/30/2011


Siria right, approaching Sinya for games
photo taken on 6/19/2011


Sinya in front with a wild group at the mudbath
photo taken on 6/18/2011


 Sinya in front browsing Sinya standing with Kenia Sinya dusting up Sinya dusting
Sinya in front browsing
photo taken on 5/9/2011


Sinya standing with Kenia
photo taken on 4/30/2011


Sinya dusting up
photo taken on 4/19/2011


Sinya dusting
photo taken on 4/16/2011


 Sinya left and Mzima browsing Sinya enjoying the mudbath Sinya browsing Sinya
Sinya left and Mzima browsing
photo taken on 4/15/2011


Sinya enjoying the mudbath
photo taken on 3/12/2011


Sinya browsing
photo taken on 2/20/2011


Sinya
photo taken on 2/9/2011


 Sinya browsing Sinya at the mudbath Sinya leaving the mudwallow Sinya
Sinya browsing
photo taken on 12/31/2010


Sinya at the mudbath
photo taken on 12/21/2010


Sinya leaving the mudwallow
photo taken on 12/5/2010


Sinya
photo taken on 11/10/2010


 Sinya scratching Sinya Sinya with Dida on the left Come back into the bath Lempaute tells Sinya
Sinya scratching
photo taken on 11/3/2010


Sinya
photo taken on 10/31/2010


Sinya with Dida on the left
photo taken on 10/4/2010


Come back into the bath Lempaute tells Sinya
photo taken on 9/4/2010


 Sinya Sinya Siria Sinya
Sinya
photo taken on 8/22/2010


Sinya
photo taken on 8/13/2010


Siria
photo taken on 7/11/2010


Sinya
photo taken on 7/6/2010


 Sinya playing in the water Sinya Sinya dusting up Sinya out with the others
Sinya playing in the water
photo taken on 6/17/2010


Sinya
photo taken on 6/2/2010


Sinya dusting up
photo taken on 5/29/2010


Sinya out with the others
photo taken on 5/9/2010


 Sinya Sinya left and Lesanju Sinya soil bathing Sinya left & Mzima browsing together
Sinya
photo taken on 4/30/2010


Sinya left and Lesanju
photo taken on 4/26/2010


Sinya soil bathing
photo taken on 4/16/2010


Sinya left & Mzima browsing together
photo taken on 4/7/2010


 Sinya having a dust bath Sinya left and Kenia Sinya going down the hill Sinya feeding
Sinya having a dust bath
photo taken on 3/26/2010


Sinya left and Kenia
photo taken on 3/15/2010


Sinya going down the hill
photo taken on 3/3/2010


Sinya feeding
photo taken on 2/5/2010


 Kenia down & Sinya Sinya soil bathing Sinya left & Wasessa with others Sinya
Kenia down & Sinya
photo taken on 1/20/2010


Sinya soil bathing
photo taken on 12/25/2009


Sinya left & Wasessa with others
photo taken on 12/20/2009


Sinya
photo taken on 12/15/2009


 Sinya left, & Kenia playing Sinya and the others mud bathing Sinya scratchs her stomach on the ground Sinya playing
Sinya left, & Kenia playing
photo taken on 11/24/2009


Sinya and the others mud bathing
photo taken on 10/20/2009


Sinya scratchs her stomach on the ground
photo taken on 10/6/2009


Sinya playing
photo taken on 9/22/2009


 Sinya with the new arrivals Sinya Dida and Sinya Sinya
Sinya with the new arrivals
photo taken on 8/23/2009


Sinya
photo taken on 7/31/2009


Dida and Sinya
photo taken on 3/28/2009


Sinya
photo taken on 2/27/2009


 Sinya coming to the mudbath Dida and Sinya Sinya with Stephen Sinya
Sinya coming to the mudbath
photo taken on 11/21/2008


Dida and Sinya
photo taken on 8/16/2008


Sinya with Stephen
photo taken on 7/30/2008


Sinya
photo taken on 7/28/2008


 Dida with Sinya Sinya looking on Sinya enjoying her mudbath Sinya reaching for some greens
Dida with Sinya
photo taken on 7/2/2008


Sinya looking on
photo taken on 6/15/2008


Sinya enjoying her mudbath
photo taken on 6/5/2008


Sinya reaching for some greens
photo taken on 5/30/2008


 Sinya enjoying some greens Lesanju and Sinya Sinya and Dida Protective Sinya
Sinya enjoying some greens
photo taken on 5/14/2008


Lesanju and Sinya
photo taken on 4/13/2008


Sinya and Dida
photo taken on 3/3/2008


Protective Sinya
photo taken on 2/25/2008


 Sinya playing Inseperable Sinya and Lesanju Sinya and Dida with Josaphat Sinya and Dida with Benson
Sinya playing
photo taken on 2/18/2008


Inseperable Sinya and Lesanju
photo taken on 1/27/2008


Sinya and Dida with Josaphat
photo taken on 1/18/2008


Sinya and Dida with Benson
photo taken on 1/5/2008


 Sinya close up Sinya playing in the earth pile Lesanju giving loving to Sinya Sinya playing with the football
Sinya close up
photo taken on 12/4/2007


Sinya playing in the earth pile
photo taken on 11/26/2007


Lesanju giving loving to Sinya
photo taken on 11/24/2007


Sinya playing with the football
photo taken on 11/6/2007


 none entered Sinya and her nursery friend Dida Sinya Sinya
none entered
photo taken on 10/30/2007


Sinya and her nursery friend Dida
photo taken on 10/30/2007


Sinya
photo taken on 10/29/2007


Sinya
photo taken on 10/22/2007


 Sinya - battered and bruised Kilimanjaro Amboseli National Park Sinya Sinya  1
Sinya - battered and bruised
photo taken on 10/17/2007


Kilimanjaro Amboseli National Park
photo taken on 9/18/2007


Sinya
photo taken on 9/18/2007


Sinya 1
photo taken on 9/16/2007


 Roan and Taru with the little girls, Lesanju and Lempaute Sinya with her new nursery friends Sinya with Lempaute Sinya
Roan and Taru with the little girls, Lesanju and Lempaute
photo taken on 9/16/2007


Sinya with her new nursery friends
photo taken on 9/16/2007


Sinya with Lempaute
photo taken on 9/16/2007


Sinya
photo taken on 9/15/2007


 Sinya at the Nursery in her stable with Amos close at hand Sinya and her keepers having had a rather fraught night at Amboseli National Park's airstrip Amboseli National Park Kenya early morning of the 15th while the Keepers waited for the plane
Sinya at the Nursery in her stable with Amos close at hand
photo taken on 9/15/2007


Sinya and her keepers having had a rather fraught night at Amboseli National Park's airstrip
photo taken on 9/15/2007


Amboseli National Park Kenya
photo taken on 9/15/2007


early morning of the 15th while the Keepers waited for the plane
photo taken on 9/15/2007


 Isinya in the renovated buildling where they had been together throughout the night Sinya once in Nairobi Sinya with Amos in the Nairobi stable It soon became clear there was no need for the strap, she was very much Keeper dependent
Isinya in the renovated buildling where they had been together throughout the night
photo taken on 9/15/2007


Sinya once in Nairobi
photo taken on 9/15/2007


Sinya with Amos in the Nairobi stable
photo taken on 9/15/2007


It soon became clear there was no need for the strap, she was very much Keeper dependent
photo taken on 9/15/2007


 She had many scrapes and bruises aside from the wound on her trunk She is name Sinya after the Sinya Mines close to where she was discovered Sinya at the Nursery in her stable with Amos close at hand Sinya her first full day in the nursery taking her milk
She had many scrapes and bruises aside from the wound on her trunk
photo taken on 9/15/2007


She is name Sinya after the Sinya Mines close to where she was discovered
photo taken on 9/15/2007


Sinya at the Nursery in her stable with Amos close at hand
photo taken on 9/15/2007


Sinya her first full day in the nursery taking her milk
photo taken on 9/15/2007


 Sinya is loaded onto the stretcher before being lifted into the plane Sinya on the ground while they prepare her for the flight Sinya taking her milk which in the renovated building waiting for the rescue aircraft to land When they first ventured outside the Keepers made sure they kept a strap loosely around her front leg in case she chose to take off across the Ambose
Sinya is loaded onto the stretcher before being lifted into the plane
photo taken on 9/15/2007


Sinya on the ground while they prepare her for the flight
photo taken on 9/15/2007


Sinya taking her milk which in the renovated building waiting for the rescue aircraft to land
photo taken on 9/15/2007


When they first ventured outside the Keepers made sure they kept a strap loosely around her front leg in case she chose to take off across the Ambose
photo taken on 9/15/2007


 Sinya's eye The bitten trunk Close up of Sinya's wounds The little calf stuck in the well
Sinya's eye
photo taken on 9/15/2007


The bitten trunk
photo taken on 9/14/2007


Close up of Sinya's wounds
photo taken on 9/14/2007


The little calf stuck in the well
photo taken on 9/14/2007


 
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