Chikwenya an African savanna elephant at Pilanesberg Elephant Back Safaris

♀ Chikwenya
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 36 years old
Id number
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1985 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1988
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2006-11-15 Lesego
Present / last location:Pilanesberg Elephant Back Safaris, in South Africa

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2002-00-00Pilanesberg Elephant Back Safaris
from Wild Horizons Elephant Camp
Wild Horizons Elephant Camp 1996-11-00
from Braeside Farm (Rory Hensman)
Braeside Farm (Rory Hensman) 1995-00-00
from Umsweswe Ranch

Document updated2007-05-15
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Chikwenya is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Pilanesberg Elephant Back Safaris, in South Africa.

Chikwenya arrived in Pilanesberg Elephant Back Safaris 2002-00-00, relocated from Wild Horizons Elephant Camp, in Zimbabwe.

In Pilanesberg Elephant Back Safaris, Chikwenya lives together with 5 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Lesego born 2006-11-15
  2. ,
  3. Mana born 1986
  4. ,
  5. Michael born 1985
  6. ,
  7. Sapi born 1985
  8. ,
  9. Sharu born 1984
  10. , (see detailed list).


  1. (M) 2006-11-15 Lesego


Chikwenya was born wild 1985, captured 1988 .

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Chikwenya, an African savanna at Pilanesberg Elephant Back Safaris in South Africa. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 January 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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