Jumbolino (Bubbles) at Chester Zoo

† Jumbolino (Bubbles)
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Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Male 17 years
Dead date: 1979
Death reason: euthanised: fell into the moat
Location:Chester Zoo
ArrivedChester Zoo 1964-08-00
Born:1962 wild
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 1 babies

  1. (M) 1978-07-11 -- † 1978-07-21 Motty
Arrived from Rhodesia. In 1979 Bubbles fell into the moat. Unfortunately zoo officials had no alternative but to euthanise him. Bubbles was the last African elephant to live at Chester.

Records about Jumbolino (Bubbles) was updated 2007-03-08

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