Chhouk an Asian elephant at Phnom Tamao Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC)



♂ Chhouk



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 9 years old
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Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2011 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Phnom Tamao Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC), in Cambodia

Date of Arrival

2007-00-00Phnom Tamao Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC) from Mondulkiri province unspecified location

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Chhouk is a Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Phnom Tamao Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC), in Cambodia.

Chhouk arrived in Phnom Tamao Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC) 2007-00-00, relocated from Mondulkiri province unspecified location, in Cambodia.

In Phnom Tamao Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC), Chhouk lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Chamroeun
  2. ,
  3. Sakor born 1996
  4. ,
  5. Lucky born 1998
  6. ,
  7. Narann (Aram, Naram, Orang) born 1999
  8. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Chhouk was born wild 2011.


Comments / pictures

Chhouk, a bull elephant now 5 years old, was found in the Cambodian jungle in 2007, alone and close to death, his left front foot mangled by a poacher´s trap.




Chhouks has since then become a prothestis on left front foot.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Chhouk, an Asian at Phnom Tamao Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC) in Cambodia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4363. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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    Categories2011 births | Elephants from Phnom Tamao Zoo and Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC) | Cambodia | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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