Ny (Ni) an Asian elephant at Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)

♀ Ny (Ni)
Ni at Saigon Circus.
Ni at Saigon Circus.

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
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Management:Free contact
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), in Vietnam

Date of Arrival
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2012-01-08Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
from Saigon Circus
Saigon Circus
from Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City
from Sony Korea
Sony Korea
from Buon Don village unspecified owner

Document updated2012-01-09: transfered to Saigon Zoo
2012-04-01: previous location
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Ny (Ni) is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), in Vietnam.

Ny (Ni) arrived in Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo) 2012-01-08, relocated from Saigon Circus, in Vietnam.

In Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), Ny (Ni) lives together with 5 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Bo born 1988
  2. ,
  3. Chanh born 1989
  4. ,
  5. Chuong born 1959
  6. ,
  7. Kham born 1987
  8. ,
  9. Tom born 1987
  10. , (see detailed list).


Ny (Ni) was born wild .

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The elephants So and Ny was renamed by Sony company, and gifted to Ho Chi Min city.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Ny (Ni), an Asian at Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo) in Vietnam. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=7349. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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