Jumbolino (Bubbles) at Chester Zoo

† Jumbolino (Bubbles)
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 17 years old
Dead date: 1979,
Death reason: euthanised: fell into the moat
Location:Chester Zoo
ArrivedChester Zoo 1964-08-00
Born:1962 wild Zimbabwe
Document updated2018-10-19:
2018-11-12: link to EleWiki submitted
Arrived from Rhodesia. In 1979 Bubbles fell into the moat. Unfortunately zoo officials had no alternative but to euthanise him. Bubbles was the last African elephant to live at Chester.

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