Wassana an Asian elephant at BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary)

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

Date of Arrival
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2010-07-29BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary)

Document updated2010-08-02: transfer
2018-04-29: text
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Wassana is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary), in Thailand.

Wassana arrived in BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary) 2010-07-29,

In BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary), Wassana lives together with 8 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Bua Ngam (Beatiful Lotus)
  2. ,
  3. Lom
  4. ,
  5. Moo
  6. ,
  7. Pang Dow (Naam Chok)
  8. ,
  9. Pang Noi
  10. ,
  11. Sappraiwan born 2004
  12. ,
  13. Sompord
  14. ,
  15. Pang Suai
  16. , (see detailed list).


Wassana was born 1969.

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

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Wassana, an Asian at BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary) in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5915. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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