Vicky an Asian elephant at Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk)

♀ Vicky
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀more than 54 years old (minimum age)
Id numberEEP Number: 6501
Management:Free contact
Born:* <1966 wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk), in Poland

Date of Arrival

2006-01-30Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk)
from Thoiry Zoo (Parc de Thoiry)
Thoiry Zoo (Parc de Thoiry) 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

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

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


Vicky was born wild <1966.

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

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Vicky, an Asian at Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk) in Poland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 November 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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

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