Elephants at zoo locations in Mexico

12 zoo locations has kept elephants in Mexico
There is presently 33 (12,21) living elephants in zoo locations in Mexico (in this database)

Region: Mexico is in this database included in northamericaOther regions
Location holdings:

12 zoo locations has kept 57 elephants in Mexico

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

Elephants in zoo locations33 (12,21) living24 (4,18) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  12 / 33 
 36%
 Female  21 / 33 
 64%
 Free contact  2 / 33 
 6%
 Protected contact  14 / 33 
 42%
 No contact  0 / 33  0%
 Unknown contact  17 / 33 
 52%
 wild  0 / 33  0%


Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan, Facts about elephants in Mexico. Elephant Encyclopedia, (2021) available online retrieved at https://www.elephant.se/country.php?name=Mexico.
(archived at the Wayback machine)

Internal relevant links

  • The elephant database startpage. Statistics
  • News about elephants in Mexico (From the sister site Elephant News)

  • NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
    Africam Safari (Puebla Zoo)
    Kept totally 22 elephants
    , 19 present (8,11) 7 births1 relocated2 deathszooPuebla
    (map)
    Bioparque Estrella
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 3 present (1,2) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooMonterreyNuevo Leon
    Bioparque Estrella Mexico
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 1 present (0,1) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooChapa de Mota
    (map)
    State of Mexico
    Culiacan Zoo
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathszooCuliacán Rosales
    (map)
    Sinaloa
    Guadalajara Zoo
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 2 present (0,2) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooGuadalajara, Jalisco
    Leon Zoo
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathszooLeon
    (map)
    Guanajuato
    Mexico City Zoo (Zoológico de Chapultepec)
    Kept totally 8 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births2 relocated6 deathszooMexico City
    Morelos Cuernavaca Zoo (Zoofari)
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathszooCuernavaca, Morelos
    Parque Zoologico Benito Juarez (Morelia zoo)
    Kept totally 8 elephants
    , 2 present (1,1) 0 births0 relocated6 deathszooMorelia
    Parque Zoológico La Pastora (The Shepard)
    Kept totally 5 elephants
    , 1 present (1,0) 3 births0 relocated4 deathszooMonterrey, Nuevo Leon, Guadalupe
    Toluca Zoo
    Kept totally 8 elephants
    , 4 present (1,3) 0 births1 relocated3 deathszoo
    (map)
    Zoológico de San Juan de Aragón
    Kept totally 4 elephants
    , 1 present (0,1) 0 births0 relocated3 deathszooMexico City



    This document was updated: 2008-09-26 18:20:58



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