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Khine War War at Amersfoort Zoo

Khine War War
ID Number:EEP Number: 8213 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 36 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Amersfoort Zoo
ArrivedAmersfoort Zoo 1997-11-18
from Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) 1997-06-03
from Amersfoort Zoo
Amersfoort Zoo 1990-10-05
from Soest Zoo
Soest Zoo 1990-09-00
from Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
from Franz van den Brink
Franz van den Brink
from Myanmar Timber Enterprise (MTE)
Born:1982-08-02 unknown
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1999-04-05 Indra, EEP nr: 9902
Document updated2009-03-30: Text
2018-04-13: prev location
The group that also contained khine war war and chit Mimi was housed shortly at Vd Brink Soest and came to Amersfoort on 1990-10-05.

Indra's mother arrived at Amersfoort pregnant in November 1997 from Rotterdam. Khine War War gave birth to Indra, her only calf, seventeen months later.

Irma [Indra] of Amersfoort is expecting a baby in November. It is her second one; the first one was kicked to death by her and her mother. This year she can deliver in a large barn, but her mother - Khine War War - shall be separated in a box as a precaution. Irma is not alone: Chit Mi Mi, and Jula are with her during the birth. Father of the baby is Alexander.
Pregnant Elephants in the Netherlands, The Elephant Commentator

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