Smokey at Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park)

† Smokey
ID Number:   SSP Number: 365 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 28 years old
Dead date: 2001-03-11
Death reason: disease: infection associated, digestive, mechanical abnormality, buried
People killed:1
Location:Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park)
ArrivedOakland Zoo (Knowland Park) 1975-09-16
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)
International Animal Exchange (Ferndale) 1975-00-00
from
Born:1973 wild
Capture: 1975,
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 5 babies

  1. (M) 1995-11-03 -- † 1996-10-07 Kijana, SSP nr: 479
  2. (M) 1995-11-21 -- † 1995-11-21 Unnamed, SSP nr: 480
  3. (M) 1998-05-21 -- † 1998-05-21 noname, SSP nr: 498
  4. (F) 1999-09-18 -- † 1999-09-18 Notnamed, SSP nr: 507
  5. (M) 2001-08-30 -- † 2001-09-02 Dohani, SSP nr: 517
Document updated2009-02-05: Previous locations, Birth
1991: Smokey killed an elephant keeper in Oakland Zoo.

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