Dinah at Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Dinah at Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)

Dina in Copenhagen 1978. Photo © Erland Axel Wadsten, Stockholm, Sweden.
† Dinah
ID Number:EEP Number: 7007 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 38 years old
Dead date: 1984-06-06
Death reason: disease: Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)?
Location:Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)
ArrivedCopenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have) 1970-07-08
from Kolmarden Zoo (Kolmardens djurpark)
Kolmarden Zoo (Kolmardens djurpark) 1967-00-00
from Circus Julinek
Circus Julinek 1964-00-00
from Circus Caravan (Trolle Rhodin)
Circus Caravan (Trolle Rhodin) 1964-05-12
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus European Tour
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus European Tour 1963-08-24
from Circus Chipperfield
Born:1946 wild Sri Lanka
Document updated2011-12-12: pictures
2012-09-16: merged with 7493
Records about Dinah from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Dinah:

7007 F ~ 1946 WILD WILD WILD ???? NONE Capture Parent Dinah
COPENHAGE 8 Jul 1970 100097 Transfer
6 Jun 1984 Death
[Death by: Euthanasia (medical) ı Rendered ı Generalized ı Mechanical abnormality]

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

Dina in Copenhagen 1978, riding is zookeeper Erland Wadsten från Skansen, Stockholm.

Sources, among others

  • Hans Romlund, Give, Denmark.
  • Erland Axel Wadsten, Stockholm, Sweden.

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