Plai Thong
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Thailand unspecified location in Thailand

♂ Plai Thong

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* unknown
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Thailand unspecified location, in Thailand

Date of arrival

2018-10-00Thailand unspecified location
from TECC hospital Lampang (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital)

2018-10-02TECC hospital Lampang (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital)
from Thailand unspecified location

Record history
History of updates2018-10-14: new record

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

Location


Plai Thong is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Thailand unspecified location, in Thailand.

Thong arrived in 2018-10-00 to the Thailand unspecified location, relocated from the TECC hospital Lampang (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital), in Thailand.

Thong lives together with 34 other elephants at the Thailand unspecified location:
  1. 1. ♂ Plai Akom
  2. 2. ♂ Bodo born 2006-03-14
  3. 3. ♀ Pang Boonchu
  4. 4. ♀ Pang Boonthong
  5. 5. ♀ Bovi born 2011-02-06
  6. 6. ♀ Pang Champen
  7. 7. ♀ Pang Chand Pen born >1972?
  8. 8. ♀ Dana born 2006-07-12
  9. 9. ♂ Plai Dollar
  10. 10. ♀ Pang Jenny born 2007?
  11. 11. ♀ Jumpee
  12. 12. ♀ Mae Kamnoi
  13. 13. ♂ Kham Moun born 1997?
  14. 14. ♀ Mae Komu
  15. 15. ♀ Kwanjitr
  16. 16. ♀ Mae Bounga born 1991
  17. 17. ♀ Mohe born 1971
  18. 18. ♀ Pang Mokatae
  19. 19. ⚪ Pang Molopo
  20. 20. ♀ Mae Moon
  21. 21. ♀ Mulee
  22. 22. ♂ Plai Palo-Mae born 2006?
  23. 23. ♀ Pancake born 1980
  24. 24. ♂ Plai Puwin born 2016-03-28
  25. 25. ♂ Plai Rambo born >1978?
  26. 26. ♀ Mae Shampoo
  27. 27. ♂ Plai Sommai
  28. 28. ♀ Soy Thong
  29. 29. ♀ Pang Thong Muan born >1975?
  30. 30. ♂ Plai Tong Chai
  31. 31. ⚪ Unnamed born 2012-12-21
  32. 32. ♀ Unnamed born 2016-04-29
  33. 33. ♀ Wongduean
  34. 34. ♀ Pang Yui born 1991


See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Origin


Plai is a prefix name, orginally a Mon word, meaning youthful male or a strong man, today used in Thailand for male elephants with tusks.

Plai Thong was born unknown .


Comments / pictures

Plai Thong was referred to the Hospital with Bloat. He has been observed to pass out large fecal balls with low digestibility (pieces of grass left unchewed). [...] Plai Tong is assumed to recover within few days and ready to return home in Chiangmai

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Plai Thong, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Thailand unspecified location in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 November 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11710. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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