Bua Ngern at Maha Wang Chang Elephant Village

Bua Ngern
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Management:Free contact
People killed:1
Location:Maha Wang Chang Elephant Village
ArrivedMaha Wang Chang Elephant Village
Document updated2013-05-14: mankiller
2013-05-12: Bua Ngern became agitated when the mahout, 19-year-old Phech Prueksa, tried to unchain it, and killed him.

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