Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Nigel, Where’s Our Cigar?
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Nigel, Where’s Our Cigar?

22 Months in the Making, Elephant Safari Park & Lodge Welcome its 4th New-Born Baby Elephant


(3/28/2013)

The Elephant Safari Park & Lodge in Taro, Bali is a romantic get-away – for both honeymooning couples staying in their unique jungle bungalows and also for the 31 Sumatran elephants who make the Park their home.

Click Image to Enlarge


Last week the Elephant Safari Park welcomed a new baby elephant to its herd of 27 rescued Sumatra elephants and 3 other babies born at the park in 2009. This now brings the total number of Sumatran elephants at the world famous park to 31.

The proud mom, 28 year-old Yanti, reportedly had an easy and trouble-free birth with no need from assistance from Park staff and a veterinarian standing by “just in case.” Born at 5.50 am as a new dawn was breaking, a number of guests staying at the Elephant Safari Park Lodge were fortunate to be on hand to witness the birth.

Appropriately, the baby elephant was named Fajar, the Indonesian term for “dawn.”

Doctors were pleased with Fajar’s quick birth that they said was an easy and simple affair for the first-time mother, who reportedly greeted the baby emergence with a loud cry. Within one hour, baby Fajar was on her feet after a 22-month gestation period.

The Park’s managing director Nigel Mason boasted that this latest birth of a baby elephant at his park proved, once again, that the considerable fuss that accompanies elephant births at western zoos is not necessary and that captive elephants giving birth should be left “to take care of things without a cast of thousands fussing around them and getting in the way of what comes naturally in nature. “

Said Mason: “We are here to watch and enjoy natures work and should only be on standby in case a problem occurs. Here at the Elephant Safari Park we let nature take its course with no artificial insemination and no bureaucratic circus involved.”

Bali visitors can now see nature’s handiwork by visiting Yanti and Fajar at the Elephant Safari Park & Lodge. 

[Elephant Safari Park Tour]


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Chinese New Year Rush Bound for Bali
Garuda Indonesia Announces New Charter Routes from China to Bali for Lunar New Year Holidaymakers
(1/14/2017)
Oh, Deer!
Five Poachers Abandon Car, Guns and Dead Game at West Bali National Park When Confronted by Park Rangers
(1/15/2017)
Qui Moi?
French Tourist Arrested Shoplifting at Bali Airport
(1/15/2017)
An Endangered Tiger
Tigerair Suspend Ticket Sales from Australia to Bali until March 25, 2017
(1/14/2017)
This is a Steak Out!
MyWarung’s L'Entrecôte May be Bali’s Best Steak Value
(1/15/2017)
Advance Australia Fairway!
Australia Day Golf Tournament at Bali National Golf Resort Thursday, January 26, 2017
(1/14/2017)
Starling, Starling Night
Begawan Foundation to Hold ‘A Starling Night’ Art Exhibition and Silent Auction on Friday, February 10, 2017 at Big Tree Farm Chocolate Factory
(1/14/2017)
The Last Bite
Australian Surfer Suffers Rare Shark Attack off West Bali Beach
(1/15/2017)
A Park at its Peak of Popularity
Lombok Mount Rinjani Records More than 91,412 visitors in 2016
(1/14/2017)
Improvements Planned for Bali Airport in 2017
More Parking, Better Taxi Access, Improved Internet and Runway Enhancements in the Cards for Bali’s Airport in 2017
(1/14/2017)
Game Changers, Name Changers
Colliers International Tracks 18 New Hotels and 8 Branding Transitions in Bali in 2016
(1/14/2017)
A Yen for Thievery
Police Arrest Hotel Employee in Kuta for Stealing Cash from Japanese Guest
(1/14/2017)
All [News]!