Shukuru is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya.
Shukuru arrived David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) 2018-06-16, relocated from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery, in Kenya.In David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), Shukuru lives together with 13 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)
Shukuru was born wild 2009-09-00 at Tsavo National Park.
Rescued and extracted from a manhole on the Mzima – Mombasa Pipeline into which she had inadvertently fallen.
2017: Angela and Robert were present for the move and made the decision to bring SHUKURU back to Nairobi to try to better get on top of her chronic health issues.
2018; Shukuru was moved to our Umani Springs Reintegration Unit on 16th June 2018 from our Nairobi Nursery, after having been brought back from our Ithumba Unit in order to convalesce and benefit from intensive medical attention
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