Kate (Katie) at Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary

† Kate (Katie)
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 22 years old
Dead date: 1992-05-23
Death reason: euthanised: hip injury
Location:Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
ArrivedRiddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary 1991-00-00
from Circus Vargas
Born:1970 wild
Document updated2010-12-31: Birth, Death, Text RE
Kate was euthanized in May 1992 due to a hip injury on Circus Vargas in the 1980s.

Sources, among others

  • "Table 4: Captive Elephants 1988-1999 and Additions to 1980-1988 Records," Elephant, The Publication of the Elephant Research Foundation, Vol 2 No 4, January 2000. p 65-71

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