Zongoloni’s heartbreaking story has made grown men cry. It all began to unfold from Sunday 22nd September.
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7 years old
2 October 2013
Tsavo Ecosystem, Taita Ranches
Date of Birth (approximate)
2 March 2012
Age at Rescue
1 year old (approx)
Umani Springs Reintegration Unit
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Zongoloni going into the water trough
Zongoloni in the field
Zongoloni by the water springs
Zongoloni browsing on green acacia leaves
Zongoloni peeling bark
Zongoloni enjoying some salt lick
Zongoloni stopping on the way out