Dixie an Asian elephant at Crandon Park Zoo

☨ Dixie
ID nr:   SSP Number: 485 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 21 years old
Dead date: 1976-03-16
Death reason: anesthesia: heart attack during second foot surgery
Location:Crandon Park Zoo
ArrivalCrandon Park Zoo
from William C. Bergstrom
William C. Bergstrom 1962-08-00
from Deggeller Amusement Company
Deggeller Amusement Company 1960-03-00
from Tote-Em-In Zoo (now Tregembo Animal Park)
Tote-Em-In Zoo (now Tregembo Animal Park) 1959-09-23
from Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Smithsonian National Zoological Park 1956-11-06
from Von Brothers Circus
Born:* 1955 wild
Document updated2011-06-14: Previous locations RE
2012-04-09: Previous locations, Birth, Death, Text RE
Article and Image at ShowMe Elephants: "Candy Hitchcock Collection - Dixie"

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Koehl, D., (2020). Dixie, an Asian at Crandon Park Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2568. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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