On the 28th November, just as expectant clouds promised more hoped-for rain to relieve the drought that had gripped Tsavo National Park, the pilot from the Tsavo Trust sighted a tiny elephant calf standing beside her collapsed mother on the plains near Aruba.
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4 years old
28 November 2016
Tsavo Ecosystem, Tsavo East NP
Date of Birth (approximate)
4 February 2016
Age at Rescue
9 months old (approx)
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Kuishi and Yoyo playing
Oltaiyoni and Kuishi out and about
Kuishi and Mteto browsing
Ndiwa and Kuishi playing in the mud
Esampu and Malima wrestling and Kuishi arriving
Dololo stepping on Kuishi
Wanjala and Kuishi at mudbath
Kuishi and Kauro drinking