Dubare Elephant Camp

International Coffee Day celebrated at Dubare

International Coffee day which falls every year on 1st Oct was celebrated in Coorg, yesterday. According to report in TOI, coffee was served to tourists at Dubare Elephant Camp. The Deputy Commissioner R V D’Souza inaugurated the coffee show. Madikeri District Forest Officer Edukondalu was also present. Convener of the women team of coffee awareness campaign Chitra Subbaiah appealed…

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DASARA JUMBO VIJAYA DELIVERS FEMALE CALF

Vijaya, the cow-elephant camping at the Dubare Elephant Camp of the Forest Department near here has given birth to a female calf recently. Vijaya, aged 56 years, has so far given birth to 12 calves. This calf is healthy, measuring about 30 kgs. Vijaya, who had been participating in the Mysore Dasara festival since the…

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Tourists jump into the river to escape Chandru’s warth

A Tusker at Dubare. Image: By Dilli2040 via Wikimedia Commons A joyride turned into nightmare when Chandru, one of the elephants at Dubare went beserk and attacked the boat and raft on which the tourists  were enjoying their ride. The scared tourists jumped into the river, local swimmers rescued the tourists from drowning. Other elephants…

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