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Tanya (Tania) at Ashtons Circus

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Tanya (Tania) at Ashtons Circus

Two recently imported elephants, Tricia and Tania, with elephant keeper Joseph Noble.
† Tanya (Tania)
ID Number:   ASMP Number: 44 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 46 years old
Dead date: 2003
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Ashtons Circus
ArrivedAshtons Circus 1971-07-01 from Perth Zoo
Perth Zoo 1963-01-23
from Mayfields Kennels and Zoo (H.H. de Souza)
Born:1957 wild
Document updated2010-09-22: picture

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