Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Mosha at FAE Elephant Hospital

♀ Mosha



Alternative name:Mo Cha

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 16 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2005-11-11 captive-born
Birth place:

Parents: x ♀ Moghrey
Capture: 2006 Tha province
Locations - owners
Present / last location:FAE Elephant Hospital, in Thailand

Date of arrival

2006-06-11FAE Elephant Hospital
from Thailand unspecified location

Record history
History of updates2011-03-30: birth year
2011-04-20: film
2011-04-21: pictures
2018-04-26: text
2018-11-18: birthday
2018-12-01: text

Latest document update2020-11-11 09:21:53
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Location


Mosha is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at FAE Elephant Hospital, in Thailand.

Mosha arrived FAE Elephant Hospital 2006-06-11, relocated from Thailand unspecified location, in Thailand.

In FAE Elephant Hospital, Mosha lives together with 13 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. 1. ♀ Pang Auan
  2. ,   
  3. 2. ♀ Boonmee born 2000
  4. ,   
  5. 3. ♀ Chand Nuan
  6. ,   
  7. 4. ♀ Mae Ka Pae born 1988
  8. ,   
  9. 5. ♀ Minnie born 2018-00-00
  10. ,   
  11. 6. ♀ Motala
  12. ,   
  13. 7. ♀ Nam Wang born 2010?
  14. ,   
  15. 8. ♂ Plai Bobo
  16. ,   
  17. 9. ♀ Pang Pochi born 1987?
  18. ,   
  19. 10. ♂ Sri Mongkon born 2008-07-25
  20. ,   
  21. 11. ♂ Thanwa born 2020?
  22. ,   
  23. 12. ♀ Thongsri
  24. ,   
  25. 13. ♀ unknown
  26. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Origin


Mosha was born captive-born 2005-11-11, captured 2006 , captured at Tha province.

Parentage


Parents of Mosha are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Moghrey (mother).


Pedigree


Moshas ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

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Comments / pictures

Origin from Tha province. Mosha was injured by landmine when she was only seven months old back in 2006. Mosha is the first elephant ever to receive and use a prosthetic leg functionally.

Almost half of the leg was amputed.







All the creation, designs and all the sockets of Motala's and Mosha's prosthetic legs have been created and made in Thailand by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Therdchai Jivacate and his team from day one in 2008 on.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Mosha, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at FAE Elephant Hospital in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4130. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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