Boy at Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn)
Article from "De Volksstem" issued 11 February 1938.
|† Boy||ID Number:||EEP Number: 1003 -|
|Sex and age:||Male 28 years|
|Dead date:||† 1938-02-00|
|Death reason:||euthanised: shot, after he broke his tusks|
|Location:||Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn)|
|Arrived||Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn) 1929-00-00|
from Circus Carl Hagenbeck - Stellingen (Lorenz Hagenbeck)
Circus Carl Hagenbeck - Stellingen (Lorenz Hagenbeck)
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) 1923-00-00
|Body height (m and feet):||3.20 meter, 10.5 feet|
|Offspring, year of birth, year of death:|
|Document updated||2011-06-05: news article|
|Attacked the elephant trainer Hundrieser On Circus Hagenbeck, why he was transfered to Munich Zoo. Here he mated cows already by the year of nine.|
1933-05-01 he attacked an elephant keeper and the director Heinz Heck.
1938-02: He broke his tusks, had his nerves out. He wasn't to rescue anymore so they shot him.
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