Saida at Leipzig Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Saida at Leipzig Zoo

Photo: © Stephanie Wroben, Germany
ID Number:EEP Number: 8705 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 45 years old
Body height: 2.98 meter, 9.8 feet
Body weight: 4500.00 kg, 9900.00 lbs
Management:Free contact
Location:Leipzig Zoo
ArrivedLeipzig Zoo 2006-04-19
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) 1987-04-15
from Walter Sensen Zoo-Agentur
Walter Sensen Zoo-Agentur 1987-04-01
Born:1973-00-00 wild
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1996-07-01 Indra (Salvana), EEP nr: 9609
Document updated2012-02-10: height and weight
Saida came to Hagenbecks Tierpark 1987, and moved to Leipzig 2006. She is one of the largest asian elephants; she is 2,98 meter tall och weighs 4,5 tons. She didnt go to well with the other females in Hagenbeck, so she spend a lot of time with the bull Hussein. (She was larger than him)

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