unknown at Dai Nam Open Zoo (Lac Canh Dai Nam Van Hien)

ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Management:Free contact
Location:Dai Nam Open Zoo (Lac Canh Dai Nam Van Hien)
ArrivedDai Nam Open Zoo (Lac Canh Dai Nam Van Hien)
from Dieu Cuoc
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) Ka
Document updated2012-07-22: prev loc
When the elephant was completely tamed, Mr. Huynh Uy Dung, Chairman of the Dai Nam Tourism Company in Binh Duong province, came to see Dieu Cuoc to hire two elephants. Finally, Dieu Cuoc agreed to sell the mother and the male baby elephant to this company.

Sources, among others

  • http://english.vietnamnet.vn/en/society/24089/man-who-is-midwife-for-elephants.html
  • EEG Magazine nr 19, July 2011, by European Elephant Group

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