Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary) in Thailand

♀ Wassana



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 52 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1969
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Locations - owners
Present / last location:BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary), in Thailand

Date of arrival

2010-07-29BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary)
Record history
History of updates2010-08-02: transfer
2018-04-29: text

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Wassana is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary), in Thailand.

Wassana arrived in 2010-07-29 to the BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary), Wassana lives together with 8 other elephants at the BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary):

  1. Bua Ngam (Beatiful Lotus)
  2. Lom
  3. Moo
  4. Pang Dow (Naam Chok)
  5. Pang Noi
  6. Sappraiwan born 2004
  7. Sompord
  8. Pang Suai

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Wassana was born 1969.

Comments / pictures

Wassana is a land mine victim. In June 2015, she started wearing a custom made boot to further protect her foot.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Wassana, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary) in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 December 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5915. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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Categories1969 births | Elephants from BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary) | Thailand | Asian elephants

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