Pepik (Joe) at Ostrava Zoo

† Pepik (Joe)
ID Number:EEP Number: 5605 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 9 years
Dead date: 1964-01-00
Death reason: accident: fell in the dry moat
Location:Ostrava Zoo
ArrivedOstrava Zoo 1956-10-06
from Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)
Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha) 1956-06-25
Born:1955 wild Vietnam
Capture: 1956
Document updated2009-09-26: eep nr
2011-03-12: Name, Text RE
Contradictory records:
EEP state arrival Prague 25 July.

Joe was brought to the Ostrava Zoo in June 1956 from the Prague Zoo, a gift from the Vietnamese government.

Sources, among others

Internal relevant links

Search more on the web for Pepik (Joe)

Locations of visitors to this page - Start Guestbook Recent changes-updates Glossary - Encyclopedia Frequently asked questions Elephant Facts & Trivia Evolution of elephants Extinct Proboscidea Living Elephant Species Elephant anatomy Elephant diseases Man and elephants Elephant care Elephant footcare Elephant training Elephant breeding Elephant database Location database Virtual elephant Shiva Elephant organizations Elephant literature Elephant films & videos Elephant posters & pics Website Elephant consultant Webring memberships Webmaster & Contact Selected links Elephant News
Book Americas elephants by Bob Cline

More info?