Thongmee at FAE Elephant Hospital

† Thongmee
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 60 years old
Dead date: 2009-01-29
Death reason: disease: obstruction of intestines
Location:FAE Elephant Hospital
ArrivedFAE Elephant Hospital 2009-01-29
Born:1949 wild
Document updated2009-02-02: gender, reason of death
Thongmee had been fed with rice grains which should not be given to an elephant this age. Their digestion are poor. Everyone was up the whole night giving her intravenous.

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  • Soraida Salwala

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