On the evening of the 24th of April Angela Sheldrick was contacted by Craig Miller from Big Life regarding an orphaned elephant who had been located stuck in a waterhole in Amboseli.
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4 years old
25 April 2016
Amboseli Ecosystem, Amboseli Environs
Date of Birth (approximate)
1 January 2016
Stuck in mud
Age at Rescue
3 months old (approx)
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