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
Document updated2008-08-01
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)

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