Aswita at Seblat Elephant Conservation Center (ECC-Kerinci)

† Aswita
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2015-03-29
Death reason: : collapsed
Location:Seblat Elephant Conservation Center (ECC-Kerinci)
ArrivedSeblat Elephant Conservation Center (ECC-Kerinci)
Born: wild
Document updated2012-09-30:
2017-03-27: death records
Aswita is surrogate mother for Bona. The female elephant was suspected of losing her calf when she was captured to be used as a patrol elephant, and took a shine to Bona right away.

Sources, among others

  • http://www.dailymercury.com.au/story/2012/09/29/bona-grabs-her-second-chance-lifestyle/
  • https://www.facebook.com/savebona/photos/a.283506698394580.68265.282367501841833/878746118870632/?type=3&theater

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