Daphne Sheldrick has dedicated her life to raising orphaned elephants. Once they are old enough, they are taken to protected areas and integrated with other orphan groups. When Daphne visits, the elephants gather around her for a hug. So beautiful.
An Asian Elephant female named Rashmi was born on April 2011 in Ostrava Zoo in the Czech Republic. She is the first ever elephant baby reared in Czech and Slovak zoos! Mom Joht is 44 years old and Calvin,.
African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) orphan called Isholta, five weeks old, playing in mud bath. Thank God for the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Tsavo East National Park, Kenya for rescuing and caring for orphans who lose their mom's to poachers.