Kainuk at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery

Kainuk
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 9 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
ArrivedDavid Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery 2010-07-04
from South Turkana National Reserve
Born:2009 wild in
South Turkana National Reserve
Document updated2011-05-30
Was found by tribemen next to her mother who is suspected to have died of the harsh drought conditions

Sources, among others

  • http://www.sheldrickwildlifetrust.org/asp/orphan_profile.asp?N=243

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