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

♀ Kham



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 35 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1987 unknown
Birth place:
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Present / last location:Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), in Vietnam

Date of arrival

1991-00-00Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
from Dak Lak province unspecified camp

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Kham is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), in Vietnam.

Kham arrived in 1991-00-00 to the Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), relocated from the Dak Lak province unspecified camp, in Vietnam.

Kham lives together with 5 other elephants at the Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo):
  1. Bo born 1988
  2. Chanh born 1989
  3. Chuong born 1959
  4. Ny (Ni)
  5. Tom born 1987

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Kham was born unknown 1987.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Kham, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo) in Vietnam. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 December 2022 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Dung Pham Manh, Saigon Zoo.

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Categories1987 births | Born in Vietnam | Elephants from Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo) | Vietnam | Asian elephants

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