Vicky an Asian elephant at Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk)


♀ Vicky

Identification

EEP nr6501

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀more than 55 years old (minimum age)
Status:confiscated
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* <1966 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk), in Poland

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2006-01-30Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk)
from Thoiry Zoo
Thoiry Zoo 2006-01-21
from Joy Gärtner
Joy Gärtner 2005-11-26
from Circus Giovanni Althoff
Circus Giovanni Althoff 1981-00-00
from Circus Carl Althoff

Document updated2010-04-08: 
2018-04-03: link to EleWiki submitted
Google map
Random literature
Description

Location


Vicky is a living confiscated Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk), in Poland.

Vicky arrived Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk) 2006-01-30, relocated from Thoiry Zoo, in France.

In Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk), Vicky lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Katka born 1970
  2. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Vicky was born wild <1966.


Comments / pictures

Confiscated in France and brought to Thoiry Zoo. (Peugres)



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Vicky, an Asian elephant at Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk) in Poland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=231. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:


Links

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

Search more on the web for Vicky

(The name Vicky is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)

  • elephant-news.com
  • Asianelephant.net
  • Billboard
  • Buckles Blog
  • circushistory.org
  • Elephant_Commentator
  • Elefanten-Fotolexikon.eu
  • elefanten.wikia
  • Google Internet search
  • Google Books
  • ZooChat



  • Categories<196 births | EEP | Elephants from Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk) | Poland | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


    Elephant Encyclopedia and database
    ELEPHANT
    ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Established 1995
    ELEPHANT
    DATABASE
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords
    Your ip: 34.239.170.169