Whimpy an Asian elephant at Endangered Ark Foundation


♀ Whimpy
Norma Gheen & Whimpy. Carson & Barnes Circus 2003. Photo: © Norma Gheen.
Norma Gheen & Whimpy. Carson & Barnes Circus 2003. Photo: © Norma Gheen.


Identification

SSP nr265

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 51 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1970 wild
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 7 babies

1. Born 1981-10-22
(dead † 1983-05-01)
Shoney SSP id: 266

2. Born 1991-04-04 Colonel Tusk (Boy) SSP id: 327

3. Born 1994-02-27 Natasha SSP id: 356

4. Born 2007-04-27 Val SSP id: 654

5. Born 2011-04-25 Hugo SSP id: 747

6. Born 2015-07-28 Dory Marie SSP id: 770? (unconfirmed)

7. Born 2020-08-02 Cameron Lee SSP id: 00
Locations
Present / last location:Endangered Ark Foundation, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Endangered Ark Foundation
from Carson and Barnes Circus
Carson and Barnes Circus 1995-07-00
from Bucky Steele
Bucky Steele 1995-05-25
from African Lion Safari
African Lion Safari 1988-12-21
from Bucky Steele

Document updated2009-01-25: Previous locations, SSP, Birth, Management & Image
2009-02-06: Previous locations
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Description

Location


Whimpy is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Endangered Ark Foundation, in United States.

Whimpy arrived Endangered Ark Foundation unknown date, relocated from Carson and Barnes Circus, in United States.

In Endangered Ark Foundation, Whimpy lives together with 9 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Alta (Maharani Indiri, Indi) born 1964-07-11
  2. ,
  3. Cameron Lee born 2020-08-02
  4. ,
  5. Del Rita born 1970
  6. ,
  7. Dory Marie born 2015-07-28
  8. ,
  9. Lilly (Lillie) born 1967
  10. ,
  11. Margaret born 1969
  12. ,
  13. Obert born 2003-08-20
  14. ,
  15. Rosie born 1969
  16. ,
  17. Tommy (Mickey) born 1992-05-25
  18. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 1981-10-22 -- † 1983-05-01 Shoney SSP id: 266
  2. (M) 1991-04-04 Colonel Tusk (Boy) SSP id: 327
  3. (F) 1994-02-27 Natasha SSP id: 356
  4. (F) 2007-04-27 Val SSP id: 654
  5. (M) 2011-04-25 Hugo SSP id: 747
  6. (F) 2015-07-28 Dory Marie SSP id: 770? (unconfirmed)
  7. (M) 2020-08-02 Cameron Lee SSP id: 00

Origin


Whimpy was born wild 1970.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Whimpy, an Asian elephant at Endangered Ark Foundation in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 14 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1758. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.

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