† Sumitra (OST Nr.3) is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Ostrava Zoo, in Czech Republic, of disease in 2016-01-23. Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus?. (see detailed list).
Sumitra (OST Nr.3) was born captive-born 2014-02-04 at Ostrava Zoo.
Parents of Sumitra (OST Nr.3) are: ♂ Calvin (Chanda) (father) and ♀ Vishesh (mother).
Sumitra (OST Nr.3)
2014-02-04: Vishesh gave birth in the early morning to her second baby. She went into labor around 3rd clock in the morning and 4:08 pm the baby came into the world.
2014-02-06: Given that the situation has not changed in yesterday afternoon, and the baby does not accept milk from mothers and caregivers could not even feed them from a bottle through the barrier, we finally decided to join a very risky step - to separate the young female from the mother.
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