Sahib Fridolin at Cricket St Thomas Wildlife Park

† Sahib Fridolin
ID Number:EEP Number: 6304 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 31 years
Dead date: 1994-12-23
Death reason: euthanised: shot with rifle
Location:Cricket St Thomas Wildlife Park
ArrivedCricket St Thomas Wildlife Park 1991-03-02
from Belfast Zoo (Bellevue Gardens)
Belfast Zoo (Bellevue Gardens) 1988-07-03
from Leipzig Zoo
Leipzig Zoo 1984-11-22
from Circus Knie
Born:1963-02-15 captive-born in
Circus Knie
Body height (m and feet): 3.15 meter, 10.3 feet
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 139.00 kgs, 305.80 lbs
Parents: Siam x Ceylon
Siblings through the father Siam:
  1. 1965-08-04 -- † 1984-06-21 (F) Madura
  2. 1972-06-17 -- † 1972-06-17 () stillborn
  3. 1972-08-13 -- † 1972-08-13 (F) stillborn
  4. 1976-03-13 -- † 1976-08 (F) August
  5. 1978-06-21(M) Kim
  6. 1982-06-12 -- † 2000-04-16 (F) Kuala
  7. 1987-03-28 -- † 1987-04-21 (F) Lola
  8. 1989-02-28 -- † 1997-09-25 (M) John (Ben)
  9. 1990-03-31 -- † 2000-06-19 (M) Poona (Salem)
  10. 1992-03-27 -- † 2009-10-29 (M) Sammy
  11. 1993-10-01(F) Nina
  12. 1996-03-17 -- † 1996-03-17 (F) stillborn (twin)
  13. 1996-07-01 -- † 1996-07-01 (M) stillborn (twin)
  14. 1998-05-04(M) Thisiam
Sahib Fridolin´s pedigree:
P I II III

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Rejected from his mother, Sahib was handreared by elephant trainer Josef Haak and his wife at Circus Knie.

Contradictory records:
EEG state arrival to Leipzig Zoo 21st of November.

Sahib was spending his last years in a concrete floor enclosure abt 200 sq. meters large, just close to a Carousel.

Records about Sahib Fridolin was updated
2009-11-11: birth weight
2012-02-29: height

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