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Gold at Dak Lak Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC )

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Gold at Dak Lak Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC )

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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 3 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Dak Lak Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC )
ArrivedDak Lak Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC )
from Yok Don National Park elephant camp
Yok Don National Park elephant camp 2016-03-28
from Yok Don National Park
Born:2015-12-00 wild in
Yok Don National Park
Capture: 2016, trapped in a well, Dak Lak province, Vietnam
Document updated2018-05-11: text
2016-11-24: Baby elephant Gold was found trapped in a well earlier this year and his future looked bleak, but now he is living the life he deserves.

A depleted herd of wild elephant still roam Vietnam’s Dak Lak province, but when baby Gold became trapped in a well, he was separated from his family.

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