Omar at Berlin Zoo

† Omar
ID Number:EEP Number: 761 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male, unknown years
Status:foot problems
Dead date: 1903
Death reason: euthanised: hanged because of foot abcess
Location:Berlin Zoo
ArrivedBerlin Zoo 1881-04-17 from London Zoo
London Zoo 1876-05-17
from unknown
unknown 1876-01-00
from
Born: wild India
Document updated2012-05-29: eep records, nr
Gift from Edward VII of England.

Contradictory records:
EEP stat arrival in Berlin 1882-04-06

Records about Omar from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Omar:

761 M ???? WILD WILD INDIA ???? NONE Birth OMAR
PUBLIC ~ Jan 1876 NONE Transfer
LONDON RP 17 May 1876 938 Loan to
BERLINZOO 6 Apr 1882 NONE ltf Transfer

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

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