Rhanee at Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau)

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Rhanee at Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau)

Photo © Anna Gorczyńska, Wroclaw Zoo.
† Rhanee
ID Number:EEP Number: 8714 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Dead date: 2011-07-30
Death reason: euthanised: liver problems
Location:Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau)
ArrivedWroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau) 2007-10-24
from Valwo Zoo (Valladolid)
Valwo Zoo (Valladolid) 2000-04-13
from Estepona Selwo safari park
Estepona Selwo safari park 1999-10-22
from Elche (Rio Safari Elche)
Elche (Rio Safari Elche) 1999-10-22
from Chipperfield organisation
Chipperfield organisation 1997-10-02
from Twycross Zoo
Twycross Zoo 1996-11-10
from Chipperfield organisation
Chipperfield organisation 1995-03-02
from Longleat Safari Park
Longleat Safari Park 1992-01-01
from Woburn Safari Park
Woburn Safari Park 1987-00-00
from Mary Chipperfield
Mary Chipperfield 1971-00-00
from Dudley Zoo
Born:1970 wild Thailand
Capture: 1986,
Document updated2009-03-24: previous locations, arrival dates
2011-07-30: death
2011-07-31: death reason
2011-11-08: picture
2012-09-06: corr prev loc
Records about Rhanee from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Rhanee:

8714 F ~ 1970 WILD WILD WILD ~ 1971 NONE Capture RHANNY
CIRCUS ~ 1971 NONE Transfer
WOBURNLTD 1 Jan 1987 NONE Transfer
LONGLEAT 1 Jan 1992 NONE Transfer
CHILWORTH 2 Mar 1995 NONE Transfer
TWYCROSS 10 Nov 1996 2009 Loan to
CHILWORTH 2 Oct 1997 NONE Transfer
ELCHE SAF 23 Feb 1999 NONE Transfer
ESTEPONA 22 Oct 1999 1E4 Transfer
VALWO 13 Apr 2000 1E4 Loan to
WROCLAW 25 Oct 2007 207226 Transfer

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

Sources, among others

  • Olga Dabrowska
  • Jaroslav Vanecek
  • Jonas Livet, France
  • Peter Stolk
  • Zoo, Independent Zoo Enthusiasts Society edited by by Tim Brown and Rob Vaughan

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