Candy at Denver Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Candy at Denver Zoo

Post card from Bronx Zoo: Pinky and Candy.
† Candy
ID Number:   SSP Number: 87 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 49 years old
Dead date: 2001-06-07
Death reason: killed: died after being pushed over by another elephant
Location:Denver Zoo
ArrivedDenver Zoo 1959-07-01 from Bronx Zoo
Bronx Zoo 1952-08-21
from Dhrangadhra Indian Ornithological Garden
Dhrangadhra Indian Ornithological Garden 1952-00-00
Born:1952 wild
Document updated2009-01-30: Death
2009-11-27: Birth
2011-11-22: reason of death
2011-12-12: picture
2001: Candy, a 49-year-old Asian elephant, died after being pushed over by another elephant at the Denver Zoo, according to media reports.

Sources, among others

  • Val Cover
  • Jesse Golden

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