Tuffy (Snuffy) an African savanna elephant at Maryland Zoo


♂ Tuffy (Snuffy)

Identification

SSP nr402

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 38 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1983 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1985
Locations
Present / last location:Maryland Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2007-12-19Maryland Zoo
from Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary 2001-04-16
from Jorge Barreda
Jorge Barreda 1993-01-05
from Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) 1992-12-17
from Jorge Barreda
Jorge Barreda 1992-09-22
from Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) 1992-07-31
from Jorge Barreda
Jorge Barreda
from Joanne Wilson
Joanne Wilson 1986-06-00
from Jurgen C. Schulz

Document updated2011-05-05: Previous locations, Name RE
2013-07-09: Link RE
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Description

Location


Tuffy (Snuffy) is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at Maryland Zoo, in United States.

Tuffy (Snuffy) arrived Maryland Zoo 2007-12-19, relocated from Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary, in United States.

In Maryland Zoo, Tuffy (Snuffy) lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Anna born 1975
  2. ,
  3. Lil Felix born 1983
  4. ,
  5. Samson born 2008-03-19
  6. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Tuffy (Snuffy) was born wild 1983, captured 1985 .


Comments / pictures

Images: "Riddle's Elephant Sanctuary 2004 I" at ShowMe Elephants
Images: "Baltimore Zoo 2010" at ShowMe Elephants



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Tuffy (Snuffy), an African savanna elephant at Maryland Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1716. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Charles Leeds

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