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Tanthong an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at FAE Elephant Hospital

† Tanthong
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown Notice: Undefined variable: age in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 810 Notice: Undefined variable: age in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 813 maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2010-10-04
Death reason: age:
Location:FAE Elephant Hospital
ArrivalFAE Elephant Hospital 1997-04-00
Born: wild
Document updated2011-03-29: dead, reason
2011-04-20: death date
2018-04-26: corrected death date
Blind on left eye.

Sources, among others

  • http://animom.tripod.com/
  • http://www.friendsoftheasianelephant.org/en/our-former-residents/

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