A female calf of about 1 year old was first seen on the l8th February 2013, thought to be an orphan of recent poaching that had taken place within Laikipia West. The calf was then reported to have turned up in the grounds of Loisaba lodge two days later on the 20th and her presence was immediately reported to the lodge management by the gardener.
8 years old
20 February 2013
Laikipia, Loisaba Ranch
Date of Birth (approximate)
27 February 2012
Age at Rescue
11 months old (approx)
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Luggard talking to Lima Lima
Lima Lima deep in the forest
Lima Lima welcoming Luggard
Murera and Lima Lima at the waterhole
Lima Lima never leaving Luggard's side
Lima Lima looking after Luggard
Lima Lima peeling acacia bark
Lima Lima reaching the tallest branch