Zongoloni’s heartbreaking story has made grown men cry. This unfolded on 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 laying on the dust mound
Zongoloni trying to scratch her chest
Zongoloni at dust bath
Zongoloni with a mouthful of grass
Zongoloni off to browse in the forest
Zongoloni climbing the wall
Zongoloni smelling the air while browsing