Ruth (Kenna, Keanna) an African savanna elephant at Milwaukee County Zoo



♀ Ruth (Kenna, Keanna)
Ruth. Milwaukee County Zoo 2008. Photo: © Danielle Faucett
Ruth. Milwaukee County Zoo 2008. Photo: © Danielle Faucett

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 39 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (168)
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1981-11-02 captive-born
Birth place: in Six Flags Wild Safari (Six Flags Great Adventure)

Parents: Rip x ♀ Tanya
Locations
Present / last location:Milwaukee County Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival

2006-12-14Six Flags Wild Safari (Six Flags Great Adventure) from Gladys Porter Zoo
Gladys Porter Zoo 1998-10-25
from Jo-Don Farms (Don Meyer)
Jo-Don Farms (Don Meyer) 1985-10-31
from Lion Country Safari, Inc - Grand Prairie
Lion Country Safari, Inc - Grand Prairie 1983-12-12
from Six Flags Wild Safari (Six Flags Great Adventure)

Document updated2009-01-27: Management RE
2009-08-10: Image RE
2012-06-21: Article RE
2013-04-01: Previous locations RE
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Ruth (Kenna, Keanna) is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Milwaukee County Zoo, in United States.

Ruth (Kenna, Keanna) arrived in Milwaukee County Zoo 2006-12-14, relocated from Gladys Porter Zoo, in United States.

In Milwaukee County Zoo, Ruth (Kenna, Keanna) lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Belle born 1981
  2. ,
  3. Brittanie (Brittany) born 1981
  4. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Ruth (Kenna, Keanna) was born captive-born 1981-11-02 in Six Flags Wild Safari (Six Flags Great Adventure).

Parentage


Parents of Ruth (Kenna, Keanna) are: ♂ Rip (father) and ♀ Tanya (mother).


Pedigree


Ruth (Kenna, Keanna)s pedigree:
P I II III

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Tanya

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Ruth (Kenna, Keanna), an African savanna at Milwaukee County Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1286. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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