Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Chiang Mai Zoo in Thailand

♂ Billy



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 32 years old
Born:* 1990 wild
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Locations - owners
Present / last location:Chiang Mai Zoo, in Thailand

Date of arrival

2009-11-05Chiang Mai Zoo
from Khao Kheow Open Zoo

Record history
History of updates2010-05-18:�transfer
2016-03-24: mankiller

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Billy is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Chiang Mai Zoo, in Thailand.

Billy arrived in 2009-11-05 to the Chiang Mai Zoo, relocated from the Khao Kheow Open Zoo, in Thailand.

Billy lives together with 1 other elephants at the Chiang Mai Zoo:
  1. Chaiyo (Chai Yo) born 1998-11-19

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Billy was born wild 1990.

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2009: Billy, a 19 year old male elephant donated to Chiang Mai Zoo by the Khao Kheaw Open Zoo in Chonburi was introduced to 12 year old female elephant Chaiyo November 5 at the Chiang Mai Zoos new 10 million baht elephant enclosure.
2016-03-22: Mankiller: Somsak Panna was herding bull elephant Billy back to his corral to feed him breakfast Tuesday morning when the 25-year-old pachyderm gored the keeper with his tusk.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Billy, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Chiang Mai Zoo in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 14 August 2022 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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