Elephant locations in Ireland

5 locations has kept elephants in Ireland

There is presently 11 (4,7) living elephants in locations in Ireland (in this database)

Region: Ireland is in this database included in europeOther regions
Location holdings:

5 locations has kept 23 elephants in Ireland

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

Elephants in locations11 (4,7) living12 (1,11) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  4 / 11 
 36%
 Female  7 / 11 
 64%
 Free contact  0 / 11  0%
 Protected contact  10 / 11 
 91%
 No contact  0 / 11  0%
 Unknown contact  1 / 11 
 9%
 wild  0 / 11  0%

Reference list

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

Internal relevant links

  • The elephant database startpage. Statistics
  • News about elephants in Ireland (From the sister site Elephant News)
  • NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
    Dublin Zoo
    Kept totally 29 elephants
    , 11 present (4,7)9 births7 relocated11 deathszooDublin 8
    Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus)
    Kept totally 8 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births7 relocated1 deathscircus
    John Swallows circus
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathscircus
    Paulos Circus
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus
    Sharps Toffees
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus


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