Booper an Asian elephant at Tulsa Zoo

♀ Booper
Alternative name:Betty Boop
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 49 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (336)
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1972 wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Tulsa Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2020-11-02Tulsa Zoo
from Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary 1991-01-06
from Circus Vargas
Circus Vargas 1979-00-00
from Rex Williams
Rex Williams
from Derrick Rosaire

Document updated2008-12-28: Name, SSP, Prev.loc. RE

2009-09-03: Image RE

2012-05-28: Unspec. loc., Text RE

2012-10-03: prev loc

2020-11-02: relocated to Tulsa zoo
2020-11-05: link to
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Booper is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Tulsa Zoo, in United States.

Booper arrived in Tulsa Zoo 2020-11-02, relocated from Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary, in United States.

In Tulsa Zoo, Booper lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Asha born 2002-03-05
  2. ,
  3. Sneezy born 1973
  4. ,
  5. Sookie (Sooky) born 1972
  6. , (see detailed list).


Booper was born wild 1972.

Comments / pictures

Records about Booper from Bob Cline
Betty Boop (Booper), Female Asian
1972 - Born in Asia
1972 to 1979 - in a Zoo
1979 to 1991 - Circus Vargas
1991 to Present - Riddle's Elephant Sanctuary

Booper on elephant-news.comElephant News: articles where Booper is mentioned on

2020-11-03Tulsa zoo welcomes new asian elephant, giraffe and white rhino - Elephant News

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Booper, an Asian at Tulsa Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 7 March 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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2020-11-03Tulsa zoo welcomes new asian elephant, giraffe and white rhino - Elephant News

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    Categories1972 births | Elephants from Tulsa Zoo | United States | Asian elephants

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