Adopt An Elephant Calf

 
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Adopt An Elephant Calf

Adopt An Elephant Calf
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Bath time for young inmates at CWRC

Bath time for young inmates at CWRC
Water is an element that all elephants love to play in and these young ones are no exception. They look forward to their bath as much as the the attendants and vets look forward to their antics during bath time. (view small | med | large | orig)

Being bottlefed by human foster parents at CWRC

Being bottlefed by human foster parents at CWRC
An elephant calf has 5 liters of milk during a feed and can finish the quantity in less than 2 minutes. The calves at the center are fed up to 8 times a day depending on their age and weaning schedule. (view small | med | large | orig)

Playing in the nursery

Playing in the nursery
Playtime encourages bonding between the calves. It is this bonding that will enable them to behave as a herd during subsequent stages of reintegration. (view small | med | large | orig)

One of the youngest calves at CWRC

One of the youngest calves at CWRC
Philip is one of the youngest calves at CWRC. Orphaned in an unfortunate fall down a rocky ravine, he was rescued and treated for his injuries at CWRC. Today, he is over his trauma and is an inquisitive youngster. His story is present in the report section. (view small | med | large | orig)

Tora spotted thru the rains Pic_IFAW/WTI

Tora spotted thru the rains Pic_IFAW/WTI
Photo from Progress Report 'Finding a family in the wild is not easy!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Philip Dev swimming to safety Pic_IFAW-WTI

Philip Dev swimming to safety Pic_IFAW-WTI
Photo from Progress Report 'Finding a family in the wild is not easy!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Changing the radio-collar Photo_IFAW-WTI

Changing the radio-collar Photo_IFAW-WTI
Photo from Progress Report 'Finding a family in the wild is not easy!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Philip and Rani at CWRC

Philip and Rani at CWRC
Photo from Progress Report 'Back to the Wild - Part 1' (view small | med | large | orig)

Philip's first meeting with the older calves

Philip's first meeting with the older calves
Photo from Progress Report 'Back to the Wild - Part 1' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Project Leader

Leena Fernandez

Noida, Uttar Pradesh India

Where is this project located?

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