Druk at Zurich Zoo

Female Asian elephant Druk at Zurich Zoo

Druk with elephant keeper Bettina Aeschbach. Photo: Georges Frei.
† Druk
ID Number:EEP Number: 6810 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female 49 years
Dead date: 2016-05-03
Death reason: euthanised: couldn stand up after she collapsed
Location:Zurich Zoo
ArrivedZurich Zoo 1968-06-24
from King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck
Born:1967-04-01 wild Bhutan
Document updated2016-05-03: death

2017-03-08: link to elephant news

2017-03-08: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted
2017-03-08: link to ele-wiki submitted
Druk was a permanent flatliner with origin from Bhutan.

2016-04 collapsed after being attacked by other elephants. Assisted by with fire brigade to stand up.
2016-05-02: Collapsed, and could not stand up

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