Mara an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Performing Animal Welfare Society / ARK 2000 (PAWS)

Mara
ID Number:   SSP Number: 222 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 38 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Performing Animal Welfare Society / ARK 2000 (PAWS)
ArrivalPerforming Animal Welfare Society / ARK 2000 (PAWS) 2002-11-00
from Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) 1990-01-23
from Jumbolair (Arthur Jones)
Jumbolair (Arthur Jones)
from Happy Hollow Zoo (San Jose Zoological Gardens)
Born:* 1982 wild
Document updated2012-06-10:�Previous locations, Text RE
2013-05-08: transfer date
Contradictory records:
2006 Studbook:
222 F ~ 1980 AFRICAN ~ 1982 Capture Mara
SAN JOSE ~ 1982
MEXICO ~ 1983
NAUTILUS ~ 1984
GALT ~ 1988

2011 Studbook:
222 F 1/1/1980 AFRICAN ~ 1982 Mara
SAN JOSE 1/1/1982
PAWS 1/1/1988

"Mara, the African elephant rescued from travelling shows, arrives at the PAWS Galt sanctuary." //http://www.pawsweb.org/paws_25_years_of_highlights.pdf

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Mara, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Performing Animal Welfare Society / ARK 2000 (PAWS) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1750. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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