Pinchu an Asian elephant at Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve

Male ♂ Asian  Pinchu at Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve

☨ Pinchu
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Species: Asian elephant
Subspecies: Elephas maximus indicus
Sex and age:Male ♂ 4 years old
Dead date: 2020-10-04?
Death reason: unknown: weakening of the muscles in hind legs
Location:Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve
ArrivalKonni Elephant Kraal Reserve
from Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary
Born:* 2016 wild
in Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary
Document updated2018-05-18: herpes??
2020-10-05: death report
2017-06: Vet Dr. Jayakumar who is treating the baby elephant Pinchu. The baby elephant is suffering from the viral disease Herpes. Update is that adequate care is being provided and his condition is improving.

2020-10-10: The baby, who was born with a weak left leg, was brought to the elephant enclosure from Mannarkayam ...

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Koehl, D., (2020). Pinchu, an Asian at Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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