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Gorgeous elephant takes her first steps of freedom with her caregiver

From her look of joy, I think she senses that her life has changed.

Senior elephant

Ginger, the elephant, once lived a hard life. She was used for entertainment and exhibitions. Rescued by activists, Ginger is now on the road to recovery.

Senior elephant
Image Credit: Madly Odd

Today, Ginger takes her first walk outside of the animal hospital. She is going through a lot of medical therapy, and the staff wants to give her a break.

Just walking on cool, damp grass is a delight for Ginger since her feet are sore from constantly walking on concrete.

Senior elephant
Image Credit: Madly Odd

Ginger reaches up to trees and explores her natural surroundings. She wears a bell to keep within a safe distance of the staff in case she needs help.

The smile and joy that Ginger feels as she lifts dirt with her trunk are undeniable. Watching her play and shower herself with soil makes our hearts soar.

Senior elephant
Image Credit: Madly Odd

Ginger is almost entirely blind. This walk is the most curious the hospital staff have seen her. The cool air, damp grass, and sound of a nearby river seem to awaken Ginger’s other senses.

These moments of peace and tranquility remind us of the joy that animals experience. Her resilience motivates viewers to overcome their own struggles and search for freedom in all areas of their lives.

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Gorgeous elephant takes her first steps of freedom with her caregiver