La Petite at Ramat Gan Zoo

La Petite
ID Number:EEP Number: 8520 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 33 years old
Management:Free contact
People killed:1: elephantkeeper Darren Cockrill, Port Lympne Zoo, 2000
Location:Ramat Gan Zoo
ArrivedRamat Gan Zoo 2001-01-07 from Port Lympne Zoo
Port Lympne Zoo 1999-10-30
from Gänserndorf Safari Park
Gänserndorf Safari Park 1998-03-01
from St. Vrain Safaripark
St. Vrain Safaripark 1990-00-00
from Soest Zoo
Soest Zoo 1990-00-00
from Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo) 1990-00-00
from Franz van den Brink
Franz van den Brink
from Myanmar Timber Enterprise (MTE)
Born:1985-00-00 unknown in
Myanmar unspecified location
Imported:1990
Freight:ship from Rangoon, Myanmar, to Rotterdam, Netherlands
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2002-08-00 -- † 2002-08-00 killed
  2. (F) 2006-03-11 La Belle , EEP nr: 200604
  3. (F) 2013-10-02 Lalana, EEP nr: 201313
Document updated2011-02-14: Mankiller RE
2018-03-01: link to EleWiki submitted
2018-04-08: prev location
2018-05-10: import records
3 females, from Soest to Safari Park St. Vrain, France
G. van den Brink, 2014

2000: La Petite killed elephantkeeper Darren Cockrill in Port Lympne Zoo


Sources, among others

  • http://library.sandiegozoo.org/news/2006%20news/2006_briefs1.htm
  • G. van den Brink, 2014

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