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Jan 9, 2010 - Elephant Orphanage

@@@@@@@ The Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage is one of the most-visited places in Sri Lanka. This government-run center was established to protect orphaned or abandoned elephants from around the country. There are over 80 elephants of all ages and sizes and we noticed one poor creature that had lost a foot and was hobbling around on three legs. Thank goodness there is a place where she is safe and secure and relatively well cared for. The elephants live in a large sanctuary where they are free to roam. Visitors may come to watch the feedings...

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