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.
9 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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Lima Lima scratching her chest
Lima Lima ready to start her day
Lima Lima with a branch in her mouth
Luggard flanked by Sonje and Lima Lima
Lima Lima playing with her milk bottle
Lima Lima and Mwashoti browsing together
Lima Lima covered in mud completely
Lima Lima running home for her milk bottle