Shimba at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi

Shimba
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 12 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi
ArrivedDavid Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery 2006-00-00
from Tsavo National Park
Born:2006 wild in
Tsavo National Park
Document updated2009-09-20: 
2013: Now-wild orphan bull Shimba has been attacked by lions, and his severe injuries are being treated at Voi – he is expected to recover fully.

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