Yvonne (Ivonee, Bibi) an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Rostock Zoo

☨ Yvonne (Ivonee, Bibi)
ID Number:EEP Number: 6702 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 42 years old
Dead date: 2009-04-24
Death reason: euthanised: heart attack
Location:Rostock Zoo
ArrivalRostock Zoo 2008-07-23
from Nuremberg Zoo (Tiergarten Nürnberg)
Nuremberg Zoo (Tiergarten Nürnberg) 1969-05-21
from Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Born:* 1967 wild
Capture: 1969,
Document updated2009-04-26: Death, Text
The decision was made to euthanize Bibi after she was found laying in her stall and unable to rise Friday morning. She had suffered from a heart attack.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Yvonne (Ivonee, Bibi), an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Rostock Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1442. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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