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Celebrating Ten Years of Umani Springs

Ten years ago, we leapt into the unknown. Two very unique orphans had come into our care — elephants who had been permanently damaged by the cruel hand of fate. They presented us with a unique challenge: How do we give these orphans the fully wild future they deserve, while also providing them with a protected, supportive environment to call home?

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Another Mishap With Mischievous Ndotto

In all our years of raising orphaned elephants, Ndotto stands out. He captures hearts, commands the scene, and generally steals the show. Unsurprisingly, for such a busy elephant, he gets embroiled in his fair share of interesting situations! This week's escapade was but the latest chapter.

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Daring Mission to Move a Dangerous Crocodile

The report was dire: A crocodile was terrorising the residents of Kamunyuni, a town on the northern fringes of the Tsavo ecosystem. Tragically, it had already claimed two lives.

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Saving a Big Bull From a Poaching Attempt

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Mayan and Vaarti Graduate to Ithumba

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The Rescue of Olomunyak

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Moving a Mum and Her Calves to Safety

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Our Most Complex Rescue Operation Yet

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Watch: 12-Hour Saga to Free a Trapped Bull

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Loijuk's New Baby, Lisha

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The Rescue of Toto

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Helping a Big Bull of Tsavo

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Saving an Elephant From a Terrible Tangle

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Galana’s New Baby, Gala

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A Surprise Reunion With Ngasha

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