Elephants dead 2003

62 records of elephants deaths in the database during 2003

Name
Species - Sex
BirthDeathAgeReasonLocation
Chandru
EM - M
2003??
Bellanwila Rajamaha Viharaya temple
none
EM - F
2003-12-282003-12-290unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2003-12-28 at
Houston Zoo
Toto
LA - F
19682003-12-1635euthanised
joint problem
died 32 years after arrival 1971-00-00 at
Osnabruck Zoo
stillborn
LA -
2003-12-102003-12-100stillborn
died 0 years after arrival 2003-12-10 at
Colchester Zoo
Kikuko
EM - F
19442003-11-2759unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2003-03-30 at
Ichihara Elephant Kingdom (Ichihara Zounokuni)
Wurza
- F
19782003-11-1525disease
heart failure
Circus Arlette Gruss
Buster (Doc)
LA - M
19822003-11-1321euthanised
died 10 years after arrival 1993-00-00 at
Ivory Haven Farm (Chuck Walters)
Tina
EM - F
19572003-11-0546
severe foot disease and arthritis
died 17 years after arrival 1986-00-00 at
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Six Flags Marine World)
Marrie
LA - F
19722003-11-0431euthanised
musculoskeletal; mechanical abnormality
died 26 years after arrival 1977-03-06 at
Jackson Zoological Garden
Dale
LA - M
19782003-11-0325euthanised
after a brief illness
died 9 years after arrival 1994-05-25 at
Kansas City Zoo
Aishu
EM - M
2000-06-102003-10-153disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
died 3 years after arrival 2000-06-10 at
Zurich Zoo
Kinga
EM - F
19522003-10-0851age
Circulatory
died 48 years after arrival 1955-09-08 at
Poznan Zoo
Punjab
EM - M
2001-12-022003-10-062disease
salmonella infection
died 2 years after arrival 2001-12-02 at
Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)
Belah
LA - F
19712003-10-0032unknown
died 31 years after arrival 1972-00-00 at
Howletts Wild Animal Park
Casey
LA - M
19512003-09-2352disease
infection & arthritis
died 48 years after arrival 1955-07-20 at
Kansas City Zoo
Coco
EM - F
1986-01-222003-09-2117disease
sepsis, infection, stomach problems
died 17 years after arrival 1986-01-21 at
Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)
notnamed
EM - F
2003-09-192003-09-210euthanised
premature birth
died 0 years after arrival 2003-09-19 at
Fort Worth Zoo
Tammy (Tamara)
EM - F
19522003-09-1051euthanised
arthritis
died 8 years after arrival 1995-09-30 at
Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
miscarriage
EM - M
2003-09-012003-09-010miscarriage
died 0 years after arrival 2003-09-01 at
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
Jabu
EM - F
02003-09-00?disease
toxicated by contaminated crops
Elephant Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
stillborn
EM - M
2003-08-302003-08-300stillborn
died 0 years after arrival 2003-08-30 at
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
noname
LA -
2003-08-242003-08-240unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2003-08-24 at
Cabarceno Zoo Obregon (Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno)
Kara
LA - F
19672003-08-1836unknown
died 5 years after arrival 1998-04-16 at
La Fleche Zoo (Zoo de la Fleche)
Tara (Fanny)
EM - F
19522003-08-1651euthanised
age
died 10 years after arrival 1993-00-00 at
Fund for Animals Black Beauty Ranch
Jubilee
EM - M
1977-05-082003-08-1326anesthesia
died under anaesthetic whilst undergoing treatment on his remaining tusk, which had been broken
died 5 years after arrival 1998-06-10 at
Belfast Zoo (Bellevue Gardens)
Awang Majlis
EM - M
1967-10-022003-08-1236age
died 34 years after arrival 1969-01-01 at
Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia
Sid (Babar)
LA - M
19812003-08-0722disease
digestive, mechanical abnormality; buried
died 9 years after arrival 1994-07-06 at
Hollywild Animal Park (David Meeks)
Samba
LA - F
19782003-08-0525disease
Hart problem, pneuomonia
Circus Giovanni Althoff
Marina
LA - F
19572003-07-3046age
died 43 years after arrival 1960-07-28 at
Erfurt Zoo
stillborn
EM - M
2003-06-222003-06-220stillborn
died 0 years after arrival 2003-06-22 at
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Mame
LA - F
19712003-06-1732euthanised
Musculoskeletal trauma; incinerated
died 31 years after arrival 1972-06-07 at
Brookfield Zoo
Murugan
EM - M
1953-01-232003-06-0450euthanised
died 49 years after arrival 1954-11-25 at
Amsterdam Artis Zoo
Amali
LA - F
2000-03-062003-06-033disease
infection
died 3 years after arrival 2000-03-06 at
Indianapolis Zoo
Donkey
EM - F
19652003-05-2638euthanised
Positive tuberculosis trunk-wash test
died 38 years after arrival 1965-00-00 at
Kolmarden Zoo (Kolmardens djurpark)
Sandai (Sita II)
EM - F
19852003-05-1418euthanised
Positive tuberculosis trunk-wash test, delivery problem
died 3 years after arrival 2000-08-23 at
Kolmarden Zoo (Kolmardens djurpark)
stillborn
EM - M
2003-05-142003-05-140stillborn
Tuberculosis?
died 0 years after arrival 2003-05-14 at
Kolmarden Zoo (Kolmardens djurpark)
Erin
LA - F
19692003-05-0034euthanised
speared by Masai worriors in late April, collapsed in end of May, and was euthanised
Amboseli National Park
Costa
EM - F
19702003-04-2833euthanised
died 2 years after arrival 2001-03-27 at
Valwo Zoo (Valladolid)
Kinuko
EM - F
19762003-04-2327unknown
died 1 years after arrival 2002-06-06 at
Ichihara Elephant Kingdom (Ichihara Zounokuni)
noname
LA - F
2003-04-162003-04-210unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2003-04-16 at
Lisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa)
Palong
EM - M
19862003-04-1717euthanised
stiff foreleg
died 5 years after arrival 1998-08-13 at
Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
Preya
EM - F
2000-02-102003-04-123disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
died 3 years after arrival 2000-02-10 at
Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)
stillborn
LA - M
2003-11-242003-04-070stillborn
died 0 years after arrival 2003-11-24 at
Disneys Animal Kingdom
Shanty (Shanti)
EM - F
19742003-03-3029maternal death
stillbirth?
died 28 years after arrival 1975-07-23 at
Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park
stillborn
EM -
2003-03-302003-03-300stillborn
died 0 years after arrival 2003-03-30 at
Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park
stillborn
LA - F
2003-03-212003-03-210stillborn
died 0 years after arrival 2003-03-21 at
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Six Flags Marine World)
Lin Wang
EM - M
19172003-02-2686age
heart & lung failure
died 49 years after arrival 1954-00-00 at
Taipei Zoo
Iky
EM - F
19522003-02-2251age
collapsed
died 6 years after arrival 1997-07-19 at
Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk)
Sally
EM - F
19672003-02-1236unknown
died 33 years after arrival 1970-12-31 at
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa)
stillborn
EM - F
2003-02-012003-02-010maternal death
died 0 years after arrival 2003-02-01 at
Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
Mary (Tina, Brenda)
EM - F
19742003-01-3129maternal death
died 6 years after arrival 1997-06-20 at
Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
Peggy
EM - F
19522003-01-2451euthanised
age
Two Tails Ranch (Patricia Zerbini)
Hugo
EM - M
19602003-01-2043accident
digestive
died 20 years after arrival 1983-11-19 at
Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)
Rani
LA - F
19822003-01-1321unknown
Circus Harlekin (Karl-Heinz Köllner)
Binari
EM -
2001-09-192003-01-032disease
head injury and paralysis
died 2 years after arrival 2001-09-19 at
Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Jenny
LA - F
1985200318unknown
Circus Berolina (Spindler)
Abu
EM - F
1935200368unknown
Ashtons Circus
Tanya (Tania)
EM - F
1957200346unknown
died 32 years after arrival 1971-07-01 at
Ashtons Circus
Balthasar
LA - M
2003?euthanised
shot, aggressive, attacked people and vehicles
Ovita Game Farm
Ungerly
EM - F
1970200333disease
cancer
died 3 years after arrival 2000-00-00 at
Circus Mundial (Circo Mundial)
Y Nun
EM - F
2003?unknown
died 3 years after arrival 2000-00-00 at
Yok Don National Park elephant camp
Shilpa
EM -
2003?
Kodanadu Elephant training centre

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Sex: M is a male elephant bull, F is a female elephant cow. Species: LA is african bush/savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), LC is african forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis), EM is asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Status: (of training method) FC Free contact, PC is Protected contact, CC is Confined contact and NC is No contact and dead means that the elephant is not more living and trained.

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