Savannah an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at El Paso Zoo

ID Number:   SSP Number: 102 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 68 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:El Paso Zoo
ArrivalEl Paso Zoo 1997-02-25 from Baton Rouge Zoo
Baton Rouge Zoo 1981-09-29
from Dallas Zoo
Born:* 1952 wild
Document updated2009-09-23: collapsed, lifted
2009-09-22: unable to stand up after lying on an incline, Firefighters used special inflating airbags to lift the 7,700-pound elephant Savannah

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Savannah, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at El Paso Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Savannah

    Elephant Encyclopedia and database

    Established 1995
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords

    Locations of visitors to