Thai an Asian elephant at Joy Gärtner

♀ Thai



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 55 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1966 wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Joy Gärtner, in Croatia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1997-00-00Joy Gärtner
from Circus Lidia Togni
Circus Lidia Togni 1995-00-00
from Stukenbrock Safaripark
Stukenbrock Safaripark 1995-00-00
from Circus Benneweis (Cirkus Benneweis)
Circus Benneweis (Cirkus Benneweis) 1968-00-00
from Zoo-Forss (Ingemar Forss)
Zoo-Forss (Ingemar Forss) 1968-00-00
from Dusit Zoo (Khao Din)
Dusit Zoo (Khao Din)
from Thailand unspecified location

Document updated2010-09-10: new record
2018-04-29: prev location
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Thai is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Joy Gärtner, in Croatia.

Thai arrived Joy Gärtner 1997-00-00, relocated from Circus Lidia Togni, in Italy.

In Joy Gärtner, Thai lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Belinda born <1966
  2. ,
  3. Pira born <1966
  4. , (see detailed list).


Thai was born wild 1966.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Thai, an Asian elephant at Joy Gärtner in Croatia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 June 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Survey 2008 - Elephants in European circuses published by European Elephant Group: Tobias Dornbusch, Jürgen Schilfarth
  • Ole Simonsen, Denmark


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