Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
FAE Elephant Hospital in Thailand

♀ Motala



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Management:Free contact
Born:* wild
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Locations - owners
Present / last location:FAE Elephant Hospital, in Thailand

Date of arrival

FAE Elephant Hospital
Record history
History of updates2018-04-26: text (landmine patient)
2018-12-01: text

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Motala is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the FAE Elephant Hospital, in Thailand.

Motala arrived to the FAE Elephant Hospital unknown date, Motala lives together with 13 other elephants at the FAE Elephant Hospital:

  1. 1. ♀ Pang Auan
  2. 2. ♀ Boonmee born 2000
  3. 3. ♀ Chand Nuan
  4. 4. ♀ Mae Ka Pae born 1988
  5. 5. ♀ Minnie born 2018-00-00
  6. 6. ♀ Mosha born 2005-11-11
  7. 7. ♀ Nam Wang born 2010?
  8. 8. ♂ Plai Bobo
  9. 9. ♀ Pang Pochi born 1987?
  10. 10. ♂ Sri Mongkon born 2008-07-25
  11. 11. ♂ Thanwa born 2020?
  12. 12. ♀ Thongsri
  13. 13. ♀ unknown

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Motala was born wild .

Comments / pictures

stepped on a landmine

All the creation, designs and all the sockets of Motala's and Mosha's prosthetic legs have been created and made in Thailand by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Therdchai Jivacate and his team from day one in 2008 on.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Motala, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at FAE Elephant Hospital in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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