Colonel Tusk (Boy) at Fort Worth Zoo

Colonel Tusk (Boy)
ID Number:   SSP Number: 327 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 27 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Fort Worth Zoo
ArrivedFort Worth Zoo 2013-00-00
from Endangered Ark Foundation
Endangered Ark Foundation
from Carson and Barnes Circus
Carson and Barnes Circus 1995-06-00
from Bucky Steele
Bucky Steele 1993-06-25
from African Lion Safari
Born:1991-04-04 captive-born in
African Lion Safari
Parents: Buke x Whimpy
Siblings through the father Buke:
  1. 1978-02-01 -- † 1978-02-01 (M) stillborn
  2. 1981-10-22 -- † 1983-05-01 (M) Shoney
  3. 1994-04-11 -- † 1994-04-11 (F) Maya
  4. 1996 -- † 1996-00-00 (F) stillborn
  5. 1998-09-06 -- † 2004-04-12 (F) Baby Jennie
  6. 1999-03 -- † 1999-03 (F) none
  7. 2003-08-20(M) Obert
Siblings through the mother Whimpy:
  1. 1981-10-22 -- † 1983-05-01 (M) Shoney
  2. 1994-02-27(F) Natasha
  3. 2007-04-27(F) Val
  4. 2011-04-25(M) Hugo
  5. 2015-07-28(F) Dory Marie
Colonel Tusk (Boy)s pedigree:
P I II III

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Whimpy

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Document updated2009-01-26: Previous locations RE
2009-02-06:�Previous locations RE
2009-04-09:�Management RE
2013-05-24: transfer
2013-07-26: Article RE
Article and Image: "Sparks Casino - Angel" at ShowMe Elephants

Sources, among others

  • http://www.pegasusnews.com/news/2013/may/23/photos-fort-worth-zoo-new-animals-elephant-bonobo/
  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.

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