Mosha (Mo Cha) at FAE Elephant Hospital

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Mosha (Mo Cha) at FAE Elephant Hospital

Mosha (Mo Cha)
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 13 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:FAE Elephant Hospital
ArrivedFAE Elephant Hospital 2006-06-11
Born:2005 captive-born
Parents: x Moghrey
Mosha (Mo Cha)s pedigree:
P I II III

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Document updated2011-03-30: birth year
2011-04-20: film
2011-04-21: pictures
2018-04-26: text
Mosha was injured by landmine when she was only seven months old back in 2006. Mosha is the first elephant ever to receive and use a prosthetic leg functionally.

Almost half of the leg was amputed. Origin from Tha province.






Sources, among others

  • http://www.friendsoftheasianelephant.org/en/mosha-palahdee/

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