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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15 years old
5 August 2009
Maasai Mara, Olare Orok Conservancy
Date of Birth (approximate)
8 September 2008
Age at Rescue
10 months old (approx)
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Olare with the orphans
Olare arriving at the mud bath
Olare, Naisula and Nyx
Milo following Olare
Naserian, Njema and Olare
Naserian, Njema, Olare, and Saba at the mud bath
Olare and Malkia with Sunyei, Siku, and Saba