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Mashumbi at Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence)

Mashumbi
ID Number:
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 35 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence)
ArrivedZambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence) 2002-12-00
from Clem Coetzee
Born:1983 wild Zimbabwe
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 2004-11-07 Chavaruka
Document updated2008-09-25
Apr age.

Chavaruka was sired by a wild bull. Mashumbi her mother was taken whilst feeding in the bush by 14 wild bulls and was gone for 10 months. She was located about 2 km from Thorntree River Lodge and returned pregnant.

Sources, among others

  • Clover King, Manager Zambezi Elephant Trails

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