At 10am on the 5th of August just one day after the dramatic rescue of baby “Turkwell”, a young calf and its ailing mother was seen by a passing tourist who passed the report to the KWS vet Dr. Dominic Mijele, of our Mara Mobile Veterinary Unit.
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11 years old
5 August 2009
Masai Mara, Olare Orok Conservancy
Date of Birth (approximate)
8 September 2008
Age at Rescue
10 months old (approx)
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Olare dust bathing
Mutara and Olare's group with the orphans
Olare's group comign to the stockade
Olare after having drank some water
Ishanga playing with Olare
Olare and her herd
Loijuk, Nusu and Olare
Pare greeting Olare