Khun Dej an Asian elephant at Elephant Nature Park (ENP)


♂ Khun Dej

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ maybe about 11 years old (estimated age)
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2010? unknown
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Elephant Nature Park (ENP), in Thailand

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2014-10-18Elephant Nature Park (ENP)
from TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center - National Elephant Institute)

Document updated2018-04-26: new record
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Description

Location


Khun Dej is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Elephant Nature Park (ENP), in Thailand.

Khun Dej arrived Elephant Nature Park (ENP) 2014-10-18, relocated from TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center - National Elephant Institute), in Thailand.

In Elephant Nature Park (ENP), Khun Dej lives together with 80 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Mae Banyen
  2. ,
  3. Bua Keaw
  4. ,
  5. Mae Bua Tong born 1970?
  6. ,
  7. Chabaa Geaw born 2007
  8. ,
  9. Chang Yim born 2009-07-12
  10. ,
  11. Dani born 1965?
  12. ,
  13. Dao Tong born ~1975
  14. ,
  15. Di Por born 1966
  16. ,
  17. Dok Geaw born 2015?
  18. ,
  19. Dok Mai born 2013-04-06
  20. ,
  21. Dok Ngern (Riew Roi) born 1999
  22. ,
  23. Dok Rak born 2016-04-26
  24. ,
  25. Faa Mai born 2009-04-17
  26. ,
  27. Faa Sai born 2002
  28. ,
  29. Fah Mui
  30. ,
  31. FeungFah
  32. ,
  33. Mae Geao
  34. ,
  35. Gluay Hom
  36. ,
  37. HomNuan
  38. ,
  39. Hong Fah born 2004?
  40. ,
  41. Hope (Yod Doi) born 2000-08-00
  42. ,
  43. Jaem Sai
  44. ,
  45. Jaidee
  46. ,
  47. Jenny
  48. ,
  49. Jokia born 1960?
  50. ,
  51. Kanjana
  52. ,
  53. Kham Boon born ~1990
  54. ,
  55. Kham La born 2011
  56. ,
  57. Mae Kham Moon
  58. ,
  59. Mae Kham Sai born 1970?
  60. ,
  61. Khum Paeng born 1971
  62. ,
  63. Khun Yai (Kunyai)
  64. ,
  65. Mae Koy
  66. ,
  67. Mae Lanna (Mae Loei) born 1980-04-00
  68. ,
  69. Lucky
  70. ,
  71. Pang Ma Ae (Pornsawan) born 1993
  72. ,
  73. Ma Dee (Pachuli)
  74. ,
  75. Mae Jan Peng
  76. ,
  77. Mae Kham Paan
  78. ,
  79. Mae Kham Puan born 1965?
  80. ,
  81. Mae Pon
  82. ,
  83. Mae Mai born 1990
  84. ,
  85. Malai Thong born 1980-1989?
  86. ,
  87. Maliwan
  88. ,
  89. Medo born 1980
  90. ,
  91. Mee Boon
  92. ,
  93. Mintra born 1992-1996?
  94. ,
  95. Mo Dee born 1955?
  96. ,
  97. MungMee
  98. ,
  99. Navann (Navaan) born 2012-10-28
  100. ,
  101. Noi Nah
  102. ,
  103. Nong Pop
  104. ,
  105. Phong Sri
  106. ,
  107. Pikun
  108. ,
  109. Ploy Tong
  110. ,
  111. Pookie born 1960?
  112. ,
  113. PumSap
  114. ,
  115. Pyi Mai born 2020?
  116. ,
  117. RamRoi
  118. ,
  119. Rattana Kham
  120. ,
  121. Mae Sai Ngern
  122. ,
  123. Sai Rung
  124. ,
  125. San Mueng
  126. ,
  127. Mae Sao Yai (Sau Yai) born 1984
  128. ,
  129. Saree born ~2006
  130. ,
  131. Som Jai born ~1990
  132. ,
  133. Sook Jai
  134. ,
  135. Mae Sook Sai
  136. ,
  137. Sri Nuan born 1959?
  138. ,
  139. Sri Prae born 1981
  140. ,
  141. Sumanee
  142. ,
  143. Tad Dao (Taa Dao) born 1985?
  144. ,
  145. Taeng Mo born 1995
  146. ,
  147. Thong Ae (Thong Ei)
  148. ,
  149. Thong Kham
  150. ,
  151. Tilly born 1975?
  152. ,
  153. Tong Jaan born 2005-02-14
  154. ,
  155. Tong Suk (Jungle Boy) born 2001-11-15
  156. ,
  157. Wan Mai born 2020-05-02
  158. ,
  159. Yin Dee born 2013-08-24
  160. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Khun Dej was born unknown 2010?.


Comments / pictures

Got trapped in a snare that was set up by people hoping to capture small animals...After he was found , he was taken to a nearby government hospital... He arrived ENP on 18 October 2014.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Khun Dej, an Asian elephant at Elephant Nature Park (ENP) in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11023. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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