Rolinda at Caldwell Zoo

Female ♀ African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) Rolinda at Caldwell Zoo

Rolinda. Caldwell Zoo 11/2010. Photo: © Ryan Easley
† Rolinda
ID Number:   SSP Number: 124 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 46 years old
Body weight: 4545.45 kg, 10000.00 lbs
Dead date: 2018-05-28,
Death reason: euthanised: collapsed
Location:Caldwell Zoo
ArrivedCaldwell Zoo 1978-06-22
from Jurgen C. Schulz
Jurgen C. Schulz 1975-00-00
Born:1972 wild
Capture: 1974,
Document updated2009-02-06: Management, Image RE
2010-11-22: Weight, Image RE
2018-05-31: death report
According to the Caldwell Zoo, Rolinda was humanely euthanized on May 28 after she was discovered down in her exhibit. Rolinda was the African Elephant matriarch and at 46 years old was the Zoo's oldest resident.

Rolinda was the first African elephant at the Caldwell Zoo. She arrived at the zoo on June 22, 1978, and was a companion to Kimbo, an Asian elephant.

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