† Plai Tong Tae (Tong Teh) is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Wanchai Manapermpian, in Thailand, of disease in 2011-04-01. Official death reason described as ev. herpes?. (see detailed list).
Plai is a prefix name, orginally a Mon word, meaning youthful male or a strong man, today used in Thailand for male elephants with tusks.
Plai Tong Tae (Tong Teh) was born captive-born 2008-05-13 at Aummarin Jungle Raft Elephant Camp.
Parents of Plai Tong Tae (Tong Teh) are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Mae Tong Dee (mother).
Tong Tae (Tong Teh)
Dame:Mae Tong Dee
Owner: Wanchai Manapermpian.
His owner claims his rental contract was canceled at his last place of work, after he injured the owner. It appears a similar account was posted on EVAO's website. The camp where he last worked was ENP. Afterwards he had trouble finding work (labeled a 'problem elephant') and eventually he died due to illness, underfed, at home, and unemployable.
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