Mae Boun Nam at Laos Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC)

Mae Boun Nam
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Management:Free contact
Location:Laos Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC)
ArrivedLaos Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC)
from Laos Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC)
Born: unknown
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. () 2015-06 -- † 2015-06 stillborn
Document updated2018-05-02: new record

Mae is a prefix name, used in Burma, Laos and Thailand for female elephants, often for females who had babies. (Mae means mother)

She lost her first calf when she was shot in the belly by angry villagers a few years ago, before the ECC

2015-06: Mae Boun Nam’s baby was stillborn after 21 months of gestation.

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