India at Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus - Retirement Farm

† India
ID Number:   SSP Number: 188 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 55 years old
Dead date: 2006-09-00
Death reason: euthanised:
Location:Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus - Retirement Farm
ArrivedRingling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus - Retirement Farm 1995-00-00
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus (Blue Unit)
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus (Blue Unit) 1969-00-00
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus 1954-00-00
from
Born:1951 wild
Document updated2012-02-22: 
Trained by Louis Reed and Smokey Jones in the winter 1954.

India was with Ringling Bros. Blue Unit before retiring in 1995.

2006-09-15: RBBB statement on the death of retired elephant India

Sources, among others

  • http://bucklesw.blogspot.com/2007/06/to-henry-penndorf.html

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