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2015 End of Year Letter

»Posted on Dec 23, 2015 in Blog, Newsletter | 0 comments

It has been an exciting year for us at the Animal Orphanage. On behalf of all the animals that have found shelter with us, we thank you very much for your encouragement and support. The year 2015 saw us:-  Release our orphanage star – Lupita the baby giraffe to              Oljogi    Conservancy (visitwww.animalorphanagekenya.org/lupitasrelease). Newborn, orphaned, and needy animals found their way to the      safe haven of our Animal Orphanage. We received:- i. Two baby Cheetahs ii. A baby Leopard iii. Two baby Ostriches Eight (8) mountain bongos were born. This has brought up the number of bongo taking part in our very successful breeding for repatriation program. As our family size grew so did the operating costs; Food supplies and veterinary care for the...

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Year End Newsletter 2011

»Posted on Dec 30, 2011 in Blog, Newsletter | 0 comments

Year End Newsletter 2011

Dear Friends, It has been an exciting long year! Duma Duke has not been too talkative of late. Exercising his well-earned right of seniority, he prefers to laze around, showing off his still impressive magnificence. He and siblings are up early each morning on their high “throne” overlooking all the other residents of the Orphanage and the Conservancy’s plains beyond. Not quite expected so soon, our “New Years’s baby” arrived a few days early… this precious fawn, born on Christmas day is our newest and as yet very shy baby bongo. Instinct demands the infant antelope to stay hidden, safe where “Mom” left it in some bushes in the suni sanctuary. For now only “mom” is aware of its sex. We do not...

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