This is a centre that rescues baby elephants, orphaned by poaching and other means, raising them to an age when they can be returned to the wild. There is a daily feeding at 11am... read more
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) Elephant Nursery in Nairobi...
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) Elephant Nursery in Nairobi National Park provides a safe haven to orphaned baby elephants rescued by the DSWT.
The Nursery provides the first stage in the hand-rearing and development of milk dependent baby elephants. Once they graduate from the Nursery, aged 2-3 years, the elephants move to one of the DSWT's Reintegration Centres in Tsavo East National Park, from where they will ultimately return to the wild.