Betsy (Jack) at Gent Zoo

† Betsy (Jack)
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:, unknown years
Dead date: 1904-05-00
Death reason: euthanised: shot
Location:Gent Zoo
ArrivedGent Zoo
Born: wild
Shot in May 1904 after the closing of the zoo.

Nobody wanted to have her, so she was killed and her bodyparts were sold. (including her meat)

Records about Betsy (Jack) was updated 2008-08-01

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