Elephants at zoo locations in Brazil

14 zoo locations has kept elephants in Brazil

There is presently 19 (3,16) living elephants in zoo locations in Brazil (in this database)

Region: Brazil is in this database included in southamericaOther regions
Location holdings:

14 zoo locations has kept 34 elephants in Brazil

(Database tables with collection of elephants further down on the page)

Elephants in zoo locations19 (3,16) living15 (2,10) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  3 / 19 
 16%
 Female  16 / 19 
 84%
 Free contact  4 / 19 
 21%
 Protected contact  0 / 19  0%
 No contact  0 / 19  0%
 Unknown contact  14 / 19 
 74%
 wild  0 / 19  0%

Reference list

Koehl, D., Facts about elephants in Brazil. Elephant Encyclopedia, (2020) available online retrieved at https://www.elephant.se/country.php?name=Brazil.
(archived at the Wayback machine)

Internal relevant links

  • The elephant database startpage. Statistics
  • News about elephants in Brazil (From the sister site Elephant News)
  • NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
    Belo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte)
    Kept totally 9 elephants
    , 3 present (1,2)5 births1 relocated5 deathszooBelo Horizonte - Minas Gerais (MG)
    Beto Carrero World
    Kept totally 6 elephants
    , 4 present (0,4)0 births2 relocated0 deathszooPenha, Santa Catarina (SC)
    Brasilias Zoo Garden (Jardim Zoológico de Brasília)
    Kept totally 4 elephants
    , 2 present (1,1)0 births0 relocated2 deathszooBrasília - Distrito Federal (DF)
    João Pessoa Arruda Camara Zoo (Parque Zoobotânico Arruda Câmara)
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooJoão PessoaSanta Rita, Paraíba
    Leme Zoo ( Zoológico Municipal de Leme)
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooLemeSão Paulo
    Pomerode Zoo
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 2 present (0,2)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooCentro Pomerode, Santa Catarina (SC)
    Ribeirão Bosque Zoo
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 1 present (0,1)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooRibeirão Preto
    (map)
    São Paulonortheast Brazil
    Rio de Janeiro Zoo
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 1 present (0,1)0 births1 relocated1 deathszooRio de Janeiro (RJ)
    Salete Zoológico Cattoni-tur
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathszooSalete (SC)
    Sao Paulo Zoo (Fundação Parque Zoológico de São Paulo)
    Kept totally 4 elephants
    , 2 present (0,2)0 births0 relocated2 deathszooAgua Funda Sao Paulo (SP)
    Sapucaia Zoo (Parque Zoológico do Rio Grande do Sul)
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated3 deathszooSapucaia do Sul (RS)
    Sorocaba Zoo (Parque Zoológico Municipal Quinzinho de Barros – Zoológico de Sorocaba)
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 2 present (1,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooSorocaba - São Paulo (SP)
    Vrijburgh royal menagerie
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathszooRecife
    (map)
    PernambucoNortheast Region of Brazil
    Zooparque Itatiba
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 2 present (0,2)0 births0 relocated1 deathszooItatiba


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