I have fed the giraffes, but with Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's new Encounter Africa, they now allow you to feed an elephant! I have been wanting to do this for SO long! It was a short experience, unlike with the giraffes whom you could stand there and pet and feed for hours. But I am so glad I did it!
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo: www.CMZoo.org
The Elephant Sanctuary: www.Elephants.com
World Wildlife Fund (helps stop poachers): WorldWildlife.org
Save the Elephants: www.SaveTheElephants.org
Video by Silly Sherri Productions
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Sherri has always been an extremely active person. She used to cheer-lead, sing and dance in musicals, act in commercials, work multiple jobs and obtained 3 college degrees. However, she has been unable to work or care for her daily needs since 1991, due to Progressive Multiple Sclerosis and Chronic-Late Lyme Disease. She lives with unbearable and disabling pain, fatigue, cognitive disorders 24x7. She also has Chemical Injuries and Intolerance, which has kept her very isolated from friends and family. Sherri's website comes to life with her writings and videos sharing her story, information about her illnesses, a positive outlook amidst her daily pain and losses and her desire to help friends and family better understand debilitating conditions. Sherri's husband, Wayne, is the Founder and President of the Invisible Disabilities Association www.InvisibleDisabilities.org. Sherri is not a medical or legal professional, please seek professional advice before making any changes to your healthcare or lifestyle.