Panakka at Unknown

† Panakka
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male, unknown years
Dead date:
Death reason: euthanised: shot, aggresive
ArrivedUnknown from John Hagenbeck
John Hagenbeck
from Unknown
Born: wild Sri Lanka
John Hagenbeck bought the elephant in a village close to Kandy. After it was separated from its mahout the elephant became rogue, and was sold back to the owner. later, after the elephant was sold again, he was shot due to aggressivness.

Records about Panakka was updated
2009-11-29: corr, sex

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