Bo
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo) in Vietnam

♂ Bo
Bo during January 2011. Photo: © Dan Koehl
Bo during January 2011. Photo: © Dan Koehl

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 33 years old
Management:No contact
Origin
Born:* 1988 unknown
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), in Vietnam

Date of arrival

1993-00-00Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
from Cat Tien National Park

Record history
History of updates2011-11-09: added more facts
2012-04-01: came from Cat Tien

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

Location


Bo is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), in Vietnam.

Bo arrived in 1993-00-00 to the Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), relocated from the Cat Tien National Park, in Vietnam.

Bo lives together with 5 other elephants at the Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo):
  1. Chanh born 1989
  2. Chuong born 1959
  3. Kham born 1987
  4. Ny (Ni)
  5. Tom born 1987

detailed list with arrival dates etc.

Origin


Bo was born unknown 1988.


Comments / pictures

Bo in Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
Bo before coming to Saigon Zoo.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Bo, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo) in Vietnam. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 December 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6344. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Dung Pham Manh, Saigon Zoo.
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