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Baby Rhino: "Maalim" by his stable door at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust: The D.S.W.T. is dedicated to the protection and conservation of wildlife and habitats in Kenya. Best known for the rescue and hand-rearing of milk dependent orphaned baby elephants and rhinos; so that later they can be returned into the wild.

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I broke my baby elephant’s heart: Daphne Sheldrick has dedicated her life to elephants, but she’s learned the hard way that they really do never forget

Orphan at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, I think sities As she looks exactly like this in Born to be wild

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The people that work at: "The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust." Have extraordinary dedication to orphaned Elephants & Rhinos; many of these orphans have been traumatized, after watching their parents brutally murdered. On arrival each orphan gets caretakers that stay with them 24/7 ~ including sleeping with them ~ the loving keepers become substitute "Parents" giving the young animals the best possible chance of survival, and good mental health, so that some day they can be returned to the…

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Protector of the Giants photographic exhibition

Credit: Joachim Schmeisser/David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kibo, a new life (Nairobi Nursery, Boxing Day 2009)

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An awesome charity in Kenya that helps with conservation, rescue and management of orphaned elephants, rhinos, and other wildlife. They do great work! Some of the stories are heartbreaking, but it's good to know they're in good hands.

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Orphan elephants need sun protection too. Sheldrick elephant orphanage. photo www.garyrobertsphoto.com

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The elephant nursery in Kenya!!! Sheldrick Foundation rescue orphaned elephants and rehabilitate them into the wild.

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Baby elephant's comfort blanket: How huge grey rug doubles as surrogate mother for orphan at feeding time

Orphaned baby elephant with 'comfort blanket' at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Nairobi, Kenya

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The rescue of Rukinga: the latest addition to the Baby Orphan Elephant Family

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My wild, wild love affair: The extraordinary story of a teenage girl who rescued orphan elephants, let antelopes share her bed and fell in love with a safari hero

Here's a nice read - Daphne Sheldrick 'My wild, wild love affair:' The extraordinary story of a teenage girl who rescued orphan elephants, let antelopes share her bed and fell in love with a safari hero

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Daphne and an orphaned elephant in the trust’s early days. Copyright The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust 2013.

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Protector of the Giants photographic exhibition

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Protector of the Giants photographic exhibition

Photograph: Joachim Schmeisser/David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust http://www.sheldrickwildlifetrust.org/

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Amazing charities - David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, PAWS, Elephant Family...

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For more than half a century Dame Daphne Sheldrick has rescued and looked after orphaned elephants and other animals in Kenya.

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