Malee an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Kanchanaburi Elephants World

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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ about 51 years old (approximate age)
Management:Free contact
Location:Kanchanaburi Elephants World
ArrivalKanchanaburi Elephants World 2008-00-00
Born:* ~1969 unknown
Document updated2018-05-24: new record, text
She worked as a street elephant in Bangkok, where she was hit by a car and suffered serious injuries to her left rear leg. Her leg has never fully healed and she avoids putting weight on it. She tries to balance on her other three legs.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Malee, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Kanchanaburi Elephants World in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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