Baby at Alex and Christian Gärtner

Female Asian elephant Baby at Alex and Christian Gärtner

Joy G�rtner, Baby, Willy G�rtner, Andreas Quaiser, at Circus Costanzo in Romenia in 2010. Photo © Quaiser
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female 36 years
Management:Free contact
Location:Alex and Christian Gärtner
ArrivedAlex and Christian Gärtner 2013-11-00
from Andreas Quaiser
Andreas Quaiser
from Circus Kendler
Circus Kendler 1981-07-00
from
Born:1981-07-00 captive-born in
Circus Kendler
Parents: Bosco x Benga
Siblings through the mother Benga:
  1. 1996-01-09 -- † 1996-01-09 (M) stillborn
Baby´s pedigree:
P I II III

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Born during tour with Kron de Alemania i Spain.

This is one of the few only documented elephants which is born on a circus in Europe, and the only one surviving upto adult age.

Records about Baby was updated
2010-09-22:�picture
2017-01-08: transfer

Sources, among others

  • Survey 2008 - Elephants in European circuses published by European Elephant Group: Tobias Dornbusch, Jürgen Schilfarth
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Ger Siet, Netherlands

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