Elephant locations in Netherlands


39 locations has kept elephants in Netherlands
There is presently 44 (15,29) living elephants in locations in Netherlands (in this database)

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

39 locations has kept 133 elephants in Netherlands

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

Elephants in locations44 (15,29) living89 (22,64) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  15 / 44 
 34%
 Female  29 / 44 
 66%
 Free contact  9 / 44 
 20%
 Protected contact  34 / 44 
 77%
 No contact  0 / 44  0%
 Unknown contact  1 / 44 
 2%
 wild  0 / 44  0%


Recommended Citation

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

Internal relevant links

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

  • NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
    Albertus Seba
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsmuseumAmsterdam
    (map)
    Amersfoort Zoo
    Kept totally 22 elephants
    , 5 present (1,4)7 births10 relocated7 deathszooAmersfoort
    (map)
    Utrecht
    Amsterdam Artis Zoo
    Kept totally 29 elephants
    , 5 present (2,3)5 births9 relocated15 deathszooAmsterdam
    (map)
    Noord-Holland
    Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo)
    Kept totally 12 elephants
    , 2 present (0,2)0 births4 relocated6 deathszooSH Arnhem
    (map)
    Beekse Bergen Safaripark
    Kept totally 18 elephants
    , 7 present (1,6)2 births4 relocated7 deathszooHilvarenbeek
    (map)
    Blazer
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsdealerRotterdam
    Christ van Dijk
    Kept totally 9 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births9 relocated0 deathsdealer
    Circus Alberto Althoff
    Kept totally 4 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births4 relocated0 deathscircus
    Circus Carré
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus
    (map)
    Circus Moscou-Holiday
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated1 deathscircus Breda
    Circus Royal
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus
    Circus Strassburger
    Kept totally 5 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)1 births3 relocated2 deathscircus
    Cornelis Jacobs van Groenevelt
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateGroningen
    (map)
    Groningennortheastern Netherlands
    Dutch East India Company
    Kept totally 5 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births5 relocated0 deathsdealerAmsterdam
    Dutch West India Company
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsdealerAmsterdam
    (map)
    E.A.G. van den Brink
    Kept totally 69 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births69 relocated0 deathsdealerGelderland
    (map)
    Eindhoven Zoo
    Kept totally 9 elephants
    , 5 present (2,3)2 births4 relocated0 deathszooMierlo
    (map)
    Emmen Zoo
    Kept totally 53 elephants
    , 11 present (8,3)34 births28 relocated14 deathszooEmmen
    (map)
    Frederick Henry of Orange
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
    Ghent Museum of Zoology
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumGent
    (map)
    Groote museum
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumAmsterdam
    (map)
    Hague Zoo (Haagse Dierentuin)
    Kept totally 6 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated3 deathszooHague
    Herman Renz Jr
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathscircus
    Het kleine Loo menagerie
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivateHaag
    (map)
    Het Oude Loo menagerie
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivateApeldoorn
    (map)
    International Zoo Services (John Rens)
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsdealer
    John Maurice of Orange
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivate
    (map)
    Menagerie van Aken
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus
    Natural History Museum Rotterdam
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumRotterdam
    (map)
    Naturalis Biodiversity Center
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumLeidenSouth Holland
    Nieuwburg Prinsenhof royal menagerie
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooThe Haag
    (map)
    Rhenen Zoo
    Kept totally 22 elephants
    , 3 present (0,3)1 births10 relocated9 deathszooAV Rhenen
    (map)
    Utrecht
    Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
    Kept totally 55 elephants
    , 6 present (1,5)17 births29 relocated20 deathszooAM Rotterdam
    (map)
    Soest Zoo
    Kept totally 35 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births34 relocated1 deathszooSoest
    (map)
    Utrecht
    Tilburg Zoo
    Kept totally 9 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births7 relocated2 deathszooTilburg
    Toni Boltini
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathscircus
    Voetboogdoelen (De Doelen)
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooAmsterdam
    (map)
    Wassenaar Zoo
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated1 deathszooWassenaar
    (map)
    Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooEmmen
    (map)



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