Shaka at Vienna Zoo (Tiergarten Schönbrunn)

Male African Bush elephant Shaka at Vienna Zoo (Tiergarten Schönbrunn)

ID Number:EEP Number: 9103 - 
Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Male 27 years
Management:Protected contact
Location:Vienna Zoo (Tiergarten Schönbrunn)
ArrivedVienna Zoo (Tiergarten Schönbrunn) 2016-07-28
from Duisburg Zoo
Duisburg Zoo 1996-11-29
from Lisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa)
Lisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa) 1993-09-03
from Kruger National Park
Born:1991 wild in
Kruger National Park
Capture: 1993
Document updated2017-02-20: transfer

Sources, among others

  • Peter Schröer, head elephantkeeper Duisburg Zoo
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

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