Sabu an Asian elephant at Knies Kinderzoo


♀ Sabu

Identification

EEP nr8505

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1984 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1990
Freight:By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam
Locations
Present / last location:Knies Kinderzoo, in Switzerland

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2016-00-00Knies Kinderzoo
from Circus Knie
Circus Knie 1990-00-00
from Knies Kinderzoo
Knies Kinderzoo 1990-00-00
from Soest Zoo
Soest Zoo
from E.A.G. van den Brink

Document updated2009-11-29: new record

2016-12-18: transfer

2018-04-08: Kerala DCEK Nr
2018-11-28: link to EleWiki submitted
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Description

Location


Sabu is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Knies Kinderzoo, in Switzerland.

Sabu arrived Knies Kinderzoo 2016-00-00, relocated from Circus Knie, in Switzerland.

In Knies Kinderzoo, Sabu lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Ceylon II born 1970
  2. ,
  3. Kalaya born 2013-11-01
  4. ,
  5. Mapalay born 1986
  6. ,
  7. Mekong born ~1982
  8. ,
  9. Rani born 1982
  10. ,
  11. Sandry born 1999-11-27
  12. ,
  13. Thisiam born 1998-05-04
  14. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Sabu was born wild 1984. and imported 1990, By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Sabu, an Asian elephant at Knies Kinderzoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1643. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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  • Categories1984 births | EEP | 1990 imports | Elephants from Knies Kinderzoo | Switzerland | Asian elephants



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