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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 MPALA  Male  December 2001 Mpala ranch Laikipia  6 Months old  Mother was poached on Mpala ranch, he was found two weeks later.  Poaching 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for MPALA:

 Mpala stroking Edie's calf with Eve at the front Mpala left with the second wild group Siria left and Shimba right greet Mpala Mpala and Icholta corner Siria
Mpala stroking Edie's calf with Eve at the front
photo taken on 12/27/2011


Mpala left with the second wild group
photo taken on 9/18/2011


Siria left and Shimba right greet Mpala
photo taken on 9/10/2011


Mpala and Icholta corner Siria
photo taken on 5/23/2011


 Mpala scratching Mpala sniffing Mpala riding onto Siria's back Mpala scratching at the stockade
Mpala scratching
photo taken on 4/21/2011


Mpala sniffing
photo taken on 4/11/2011


Mpala riding onto Siria's back
photo taken on 4/10/2011


Mpala scratching at the stockade
photo taken on 4/9/2011


 Mpala left wrestling with Siria Mpala left playing with Morani Mpala scratching Mpala and Burra
Mpala left wrestling with Siria
photo taken on 1/26/2011


Mpala left playing with Morani
photo taken on 1/20/2011


Mpala scratching
photo taken on 6/20/2010


Mpala and Burra
photo taken on 5/10/2010


 Mpala Mpala Mpala and Burra drinking water Mpala digging at the soil
Mpala
photo taken on 3/29/2010


Mpala
photo taken on 10/4/2009


Mpala and Burra drinking water
photo taken on 5/18/2009


Mpala digging at the soil
photo taken on 6/19/2008


 Mpala playing with a stick Mpala facing the camera Mpala mpala
Mpala playing with a stick
photo taken on 3/19/2008


Mpala facing the camera
photo taken on 1/21/2008


Mpala
photo taken on 11/22/2007


mpala
photo taken on 9/13/2007


 Mpala & Bura at the mudbath Mpala resting under the shade of a tree Seraa Mpala & Bura in water Mpala & Mweya
Mpala & Bura at the mudbath
photo taken on 6/17/2007


Mpala resting under the shade of a tree
photo taken on 6/11/2007


Seraa Mpala & Bura in water
photo taken on 6/8/2007


Mpala & Mweya
photo taken on 5/31/2007


 Mpala rushing to join the other orphans Mpala leaning towards a tree Mpala playing with Salama Morani & Mpala sort it out
Mpala rushing to join the other orphans
photo taken on 5/18/2007


Mpala leaning towards a tree
photo taken on 4/4/2007


Mpala playing with Salama
photo taken on 12/17/2006


Morani & Mpala sort it out
photo taken on 8/28/2006


 Mpala browsing Mpala feeding Mpala greet Sweet Sally. Mpala at the mud wallow in Tsavo
Mpala browsing
photo taken on 5/27/2006


Mpala feeding
photo taken on 11/18/2005


Mpala greet Sweet Sally.
photo taken on 2/25/2005


Mpala at the mud wallow in Tsavo
photo taken on 7/5/2003


 Mpala having a noon dust bath Mpala his first day at the nursery Mpala arrives at the nursery after five hours on the road He is temporarily housed in a cattle boma before comming to the Trust
Mpala having a noon dust bath
photo taken on 1/2/2003


Mpala his first day at the nursery
photo taken on 6/1/2002


Mpala arrives at the nursery after five hours on the road
photo taken on 5/31/2002


He is temporarily housed in a cattle boma before comming to the Trust
photo taken on 5/31/2002


 Mpala is captured Mpala's dead mother found 2 weeks before he was found
Mpala is captured
photo taken on 5/31/2002


Mpala's dead mother found 2 weeks before he was found
photo taken on 5/17/2002


 
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