Ted (Teddy)
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Toluca Zoo in Mexico

♂ Ted (Teddy)
Ted. Toluca Zoo 02/2007. <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/wontolla/sets/72157594518140975/">Won-Tolla</a>
Ted. Toluca Zoo 02/2007. Won-Tolla



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 60 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1962 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Toluca Zoo, in Mexico

Date of arrival

1987-00-00Toluca Zoo
from Mexico unspecified location

Mexico unspecified location
from Carson and Barnes Circus

Record history
History of updates2009-03-22: Image, Birth, Text RE
2009-03-31: Management, Text RE
2012-05-23: Arrival, Birth Re
2018-03-02: Links to Buckles blog
2018-03-03: Bob Cline records

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Ted (Teddy) is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Toluca Zoo, in Mexico.

Ted (Teddy) arrived in 1987-00-00 to the Toluca Zoo, relocated from the Mexico unspecified location, in Mexico.

In Toluca Zoo, Ted (Teddy) lives as single living elephant at this location


Ted (Teddy) was born wild 1962.

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Records about Ted (Teddy) from William "Buckles" Woodcocks Blog at http://www.bucklesw.blogspot.com/
Before long both elephants arrived at my place and I startred work on them right away. I named the female "Billie" and the male "Teddy"...."Teddy" remained with C&B for a few years then Adios Amigo! Source

"Teddy" remained with Carson & Barnes for about three seasons and was then sold to Mexico. Source

William "Buckles" Woodcock

Records about Ted (Teddy) from Bob Cline

TEDDY / GUFFY 1970 - Dykes Bros. Circus
Female Asian 1971 - Trained by Buckles Woodcock
1972 to 1974 - Carson & Barnes Circus
1974 - sold to Circo Italy in Mexico

Bob Cline, author of the book "Americas elephants".
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Ted (Teddy), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Toluca Zoo in Mexico. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1778. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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Categories1962 births | Elephants from Toluca Zoo | Mexico | Single living | Asian elephants

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