Elephants dead 2012

156 records of elephants deaths in the database during 2012

Name
Species - Sex
BirthDeathAgeReasonLocation
noname (wild)
EM -
2012-12-29?unknown
poisoned?
Gunung Rara Forest Reserve
Juva
LA - M
2006-09-252012-12-286euthanised
collapsed after fights with other elephants
died 1 years after arrival 2011-00-00 at
Port Lympne Zoo
Suzan (Suzanne)
EM - F
19512012-12-0061euthanised
declining health
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
noname (wild)
EM - M
20122012-12-000unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2012-00-00 at
Yok Don National Park
Bhavani
EM - F
19602012-11-2552unknown
collapsed after transport
died 0 years after arrival 2012-11-25 at
Thekkampatti elephant rejuvenation camp
Ashwini
EM - F
19842012-11-2228unknown
died 4 years after arrival 2008-00-00 at
Madras Vandalur Zoo (Arignar Anna Zoological Park)
Toutoune (Toutonne)
LA - F
19792012-11-1933unknown
died 14 years after arrival 1998-09-00 at
Granby Zoo (Le Zoo de Granby)
Moses
LA - M
20112012-11-121disease
colic and diarrhea
died 0 years after arrival 2012-02-29 at
Jumbo Foundation Elephant Orphanage
unknown
EM - F
2012-11-00?disease
EEHV - Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Chitwan Hattisar (Sauraha Elephant Breeding Centre)
Tenebo
LA - M
2012-11-00?poached
Masai Mara
miscarriage (twin)
EM - M
2012-10-242012-10-240miscarriage
died 0 years after arrival 2012-10-24 at
Calgary Zoo
miscarriage (twin)
EM -
2012-10-242012-10-240miscarriage
died 0 years after arrival 2012-10-24 at
Calgary Zoo
Nelly (Nella)
EM - F
19702012-10-1842disease
cancer?
died 40 years after arrival 1972-09-19 at
Rome Zoo (Bioparco - Giardino Zoologico di Roma)
Mohini
EM - F
2012-10-17?disease
EEHV - Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
died 0 years after arrival 2012-00-00 at
Bhopal operation Durga
Gam
EM - M
2012-10-14?
died 0 years after arrival 2012-00-00 at
Thai National Elephant Institute (Thai Elephant Conservation Center, TECC)
Bandula
LA - M
19822012-10-1130euthanised
spleen cancer
Natal Zoological Gardens & Lion Park
Mimi
EM - F
19592012-10-0953euthanised
died 51 years after arrival 1961-09-17 at
Denver Zoo
Wanda (Mandy, Sadie)
LA - F
19692012-10-0643unknown
died 12 years after arrival 2000-04-03 at
Parc Zoologique de Amneville (Coulange Zoo)
Thong
EM - F
19872012-10-0425maternal death
died 0 years after arrival 2012-09-30 at
FAE Elephant Hospital
noname
EM - M
2012-10-04?maternal death
FAE Elephant Hospital
Lucky
EM - F
2012-10-03?unknown
died 59 years after arrival 1953-00-00 at
Maracay Zoo (Parque Zoologico de Las Delicias)
Kenia (Kenya)
LA - F
19762012-10-0236unknown
died 23 years after arrival 1989-03-23 at
Monde Sauvage Safari, Aywaille
Selengai
LA - F
2003-03-002012-10-029poached
died 8 years after arrival 2004-06-18 at
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Ithumba
Qumquat
LA - F
19692012-10-0043poached
died 43 years after arrival 1969-00-00 at
Amboseli National Park
Qantina
LA - F
19992012-10-0013poached
Amboseli National Park
Quaye
LA - F
20022012-10-0010poached
died 10 years after arrival 2002-00-00 at
Amboseli National Park
Mae Kham Geao
EM - F
1955-1965?2012-09-3057disease
nail and foot infection
died 4 years after arrival 2008-10-00 at
Elephant Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
Kavitha (Kavitha)
EM - F
19392012-09-1673unknown
K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)
Arna (Arnah)
EM - F
19582012-09-1454age
died 4 years after arrival 2008-01-14 at
Western Plains Zoo
Jing Sheng
EM - F
1974-04-012012-08-2838
died 8 years after arrival 2004-04-15 at
Xian Qinling Zoological Park
Churchill (Babar)
LA - F
19742012-08-2538unknown
died 22 years after arrival 1990-09-11 at
Hemmingford Parc Safari
noname (wild)
EM - M
2012-08-24?poached
Yok Don National Park
noname (wild)
EM - F
2012-08-24?poached
Yok Don National Park
Java
EM - F
19452012-08-1467unknown
died 48 years after arrival 1964-04-15 at
Lyon Zoo (Jardin zoologique de la Ville Lyon)
Mae Dta Keow
EM - F
19592012-08-0053age
died 8 years after arrival 2004-01-00 at
Elephant Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
Biti
LA - M
20122012-08-000unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2012-00-00 at
S.O.S. Elephants of Chad elephant orphanage
Panlan
EM - M
2003-10-152012-07-289accident
electrocution?
died 9 years after arrival 2003-10-15 at
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
Toshiko
EM - F
19552012-07-2757age
died 49 years after arrival 1963-10-23 at
Sendai Yagiyama Zoo
Nitnoy
EM - F
2012-07-23?
died 0 years after arrival 2012-06-06 at
Thai National Elephant Institute (Thai Elephant Conservation Center, TECC)
Arjun
EM - M
19922012-07-2020disease
toxaemia
died 14 years after arrival 1998-00-00 at
Guruvayur Dewaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
Connie
EM - F
19692012-07-1743euthanised
irreversible health decline
died 0 years after arrival 2012-03-00 at
San Diego Zoo
Fenella
LA - F
2012-07-17?poached
speared?
Amboseli National Park
Jo (Juanita)
LA - F
19692012-07-1643euthanised
died 2 years after arrival 2010-12-01 at
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Shiba
LA - F
19852012-07-1227unknown
died 24 years after arrival 1988-05-26 at
Beekse Bergen Safaripark
Nampet
EM - F
2012-07-12?unknown
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
MBili (Mbli)
LA - F
19892012-07-06?23maternal death
delivery problems
died 9 years after arrival 2003-03-12 at
ZooParc de Beauval
noname
LA -
2012-07-06?2012-07-06?0maternal death
delivery problems
died 0 years after arrival 2012-07-06 at
ZooParc de Beauval
Ouji
EM - M
2007-10-212012-07-045unknown
died 5 years after arrival 2007-10-21 at
Kobe Oiji Zoo
Machito
LA - M
19802012-07-0332euthanised
died 31 years after arrival 1981-11-11 at
Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
Rambo (Dumbo)
LA - M
19832012-07-0029unknown
Circus Atlas (Circus Frankello)
Minyak
EM - F
19662012-06-2746unknown
died 28 years after arrival 1984-09-15 at
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
Tina
EM - F
1959-00-002012-06-2653age
died 51 years after arrival 1961-12-16 at
Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn)
Sandrin
LA - F
19832012-06-1829disease
died 28 years after arrival 1984-00-00 at
Circus Krone
Hussein
EM - M
19722012-06-1540unknown
died 25 years after arrival 1987-10-24 at
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Htoo Kin Aye
EM - F
1981-04-012012-06-1131disease
died 24 years after arrival 1988-06-27 at
Emmen Zoo
Thura
EM - M
2012-05-222012-06-110euthanised
weak; following death of mother
died 0 years after arrival 2012-05-22 at
Emmen Zoo
Jothy
EM - F
19622012-06-0250euthanised
arthritis
died 43 years after arrival 1969-00-00 at
Montevideo Zoo (Parque zoologico Lecoq)
Pepa
EM - F
19682012-06-0044unknown
died 41 years after arrival 1971-10-28 at
Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo)
stillborn
LA -
2012-05-062012-05-060stillborn
died 0 years after arrival 2012-05-06 at
Zoológico Matecaña
Chumpol
EM - F
19832012-05-0229disease
by other elephants, post traumatic problems, drowned in pool after attack
died 6 years after arrival 2006-09-16 at
Cologne Zoo (Zoo Köln)
Colonel Joe (Dillinger, Wise Guy)
EM - M
19642012-05-01?48age
died 10 years after arrival 2002-00-00 at
Circus Krone
Saheli (Sahaily, Menika)
EM - F
19892012-05-0123unknown
died 21 years after arrival 1991-00-00 at
Islamabad Marghazar Zoo
Pumbava (Pumbe, Pumbie, Maya)
LA - F
19642012-04-2848unknown
died 37 years after arrival 1975-05-13 at
Parque Zoologico Benito Juarez (Morelia zoo)
stillborn
EM - F
2012-04-202012-04-200stillborn
died 0 years after arrival 2012-04-20 at
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Stumpy
LA - F
19652012-04-1347unknown
died 2 years after arrival 2010-03-16 at
Dallas Zoo
Lanka
EM - M
2012-04-13?
died 18 years after arrival 1994-00-00 at
Kotte Rajamaha Viahara
noname
EM - M
2012-04-092012-04-090killed
killed by the mother
died 0 years after arrival 2012-04-09 at
Leipzig Zoo
noname (wild)
EM - F
2012-04-09?poached
Kaeng Krachan National Park
Dihing
EM - M
2012-04-08?disease
severe hemorrhagic enteritis
Kaziranga Center for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC)
Gange
EM -
19572012-04-0755
died 55 years after arrival 1957-00-00 at
Shri Kshetra Dharmasthala Manjunatha Swamy Temple
noname (wild)
EM -
20112012-04-04?1unknown
body souvenir poaching?
Yok Don National Park
Pumbi
LA - F
1985?2012-04-0327unknown
respiratory distress, collapsed. pneumonia
died 25 years after arrival 1987-04-28 at
Pretoria Zoo
Dehli
EM - F
19772012-04-0035unknown
Lars Hölscher
Kerio
LA -
2012-03-31?
died 0 years after arrival 2012-03-30 at
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
noname (wild)
EM - M
2012-03-30??unknown
body souvenir poaching?
Yok Don National Park
noname (wild)
EM -
2012-03-30??unknown
body souvenir poaching?
Yok Don National Park
stillborn
EM - F
2012-03-252012-03-250stillborn
EEHV, Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus?
died 0 years after arrival 2012-03-25 at
Twycross Zoo
killed
EM -
2012-03-242012-03-240killed
mother killed the baby after birth
died 0 years after arrival 2012-03-24 at
Woburn Safari Park
Sri Thong
EM - F
2012-03-20?disease
tetanus infection
died 0 years after arrival 2012-02-29 at
Thai National Elephant Institute (Thai Elephant Conservation Center, TECC)
noname (wild)
EM -
20122012-03-18?0unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2012-00-00 at
Yok Don National Park
Chava (Maria Isabela)
EM - F
19582012-03-1854age
died 44 years after arrival 1968-00-00 at
Zoológico Matecaña
miscarriage
LA -
2012-03-17?miscarriage
Overton Park Zoo (Memphis Zoological Garden & Aquarium)
Djomba (Dzomba)
LA - F
1993-00-002012-03-1419euthanised
leg fracture
died 4 years after arrival 2008-09-15 at
Beekse Bergen Safaripark
Lady
EM - F
19392012-03-1073age
died 31 years after arrival 1981-00-00 at
Parque Zoológico de Santa Fe
Dida
LA - F
2007-08-002012-03-095unknown
died 2 years after arrival 2010-05-18 at
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi
Mary
EM - F
19662012-03-0546unknown
acute heart failure
died 41 years after arrival 1971-00-00 at
Walding Zoo (Tiergarten Walding) Angela Mair
Sidor Plaiwan
EM - M
19872012-03-0325unknown
collapsed and died from heart failure after chasing its mahout
died 0 years after arrival 2012-01-00 at
Somchai Yoothongkham
Plai Boonam
EM - M
19632012-03-0049unknown
worked to death?
Seri Srisuj
Somjai
EM - F
19432012-02-2669unknown
died 4 years after arrival 2008-09-11 at
Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary
Sita
EM - F
19892012-02-1823euthanised
leg fracture
Amber Fort elephant village (Hathi Gaon)
Lumo
LA - F
2012-02-18?unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2012-02-12 at
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
Maya
EM - F
19712012-02-1141euthanised
collapsed
died 32 years after arrival 1980-00-00 at
Circus Universal Renz (Alois and Daniel Renz)
Boon Chew?
EM - M
2012-01-282012-02-050unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2012-01-28 at
GVI Elephant Rescue
Lemek
LA - F
2012-02-05?disease
anorexia
died 0 years after arrival 2012-01-29 at
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
Thongbai
EM - M
2012-02-04?unknown
FAE Elephant Hospital
Congo
LA - M
19822012-02-0230unknown
died 24 years after arrival 1988-04-05 at
Parque Zoologico Benito Juarez (Morelia zoo)
Kunda
LA - M
20122012-01-310unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2012-01-08 at
Mwanga Lodge
Moju
LA - F
2012-01-29?unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2012-01-25 at
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
Ahsii (Phu Sii)
EM - M
1960?2012-01-2652unknown
died 2 years after arrival 2010-08-00 at
Elephant Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
Penney (Penny)
LA - F
1961-09-002012-01-2451unknown
arthritis
died 41 years after arrival 1971-07-19 at
Kansas City Zoo
Banana
EM - F
19572012-01-2355euthanised
died 2 years after arrival 2010-00-00 at
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
Lola
EM - F
2011-10-282012-01-21?1disease
pulmonary embolism
died 1 years after arrival 2011-10-28 at
Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn)
Mamoni
EM - F
19802012-01-1832disease
infection
Kaziranga unspecified elephant camp
Mausi
LA - F
1986-06-002012-01-1726disease
collapsed during transport.
died 0 years after arrival 2012-01-17 at
Parc Paradisio (Pairi Daiza)
Sabu (Look Chai)
EM - M
1982-10-012012-01-1130euthanised
Tuberculosis, and severe arthritis?
died 2 years after arrival 2010-10-00 at
Performing Animal Welfare Society / ARK 2000 (PAWS)
Cookie
EM - F
19552012-01-0657euthanised
died 3 years after arrival 2009-04-25 at
San Diego Zoo
Cha-Cha
EM - F
19672012-01-0445euthanised
died 3 years after arrival 2009-04-25 at
San Diego Zoo
Kareema
EM - F
19472012-01-0065unknown
Alexandria Zoo
Gauri
EM -
2008-12-002012-01-004disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus?
died 4 years after arrival 2008-12-00 at
Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve
Sid (Sue)
EM - F
1964201248unknown
died 28 years after arrival 1984-00-00 at
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
Raja
EM - M
2012?
died 0 years after arrival 2012-01-29 at
Baba Gulabdas
Namchoke
EM - M
2002201210unknown
died 0 years after arrival 2012-02-26 at
FAE Elephant Hospital
noname (wild)
EM - M
2012?poached
died 13 years after arrival 1999-00-00 at
Tanh Linh National park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
stillborn fetus still in utero
EM -
2012?stillborn
Dompierre Le Pal Zoo
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
unknown
LA -
2012?
died 0 years after arrival 2012-11-00 at
Taiyuan Zoo

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Deaths throughout the years

1268, 1516, 1553, 1655, 1784, 1802, 1816, 1819, 1820, 1826, 1836, 1847, 1849, 1855, 1859, 1866, 1867, 1870, 1871, 1872, 1873, 1874, 1875, 1876, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1977, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012,

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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