African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
The elephant camp (Wild Horizons) in Zimbabwe

♂ Jake



Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Management:Free contact
Born:* wild
Birth place: in Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve)
Locations - owners
Present / last location:The elephant camp (Wild Horizons), in Zimbabwe

Date of arrival

2008-07-13The elephant camp (Wild Horizons)
from Wild Horizons Elephant Camp

Wild Horizons Elephant Camp
from Braeside Farm (Rory Hensman)

Braeside Farm (Rory Hensman)
from Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve)

Record history
History of updates2022-07-14

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Jake is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the The elephant camp (Wild Horizons), in Zimbabwe.

Jake arrived in 2008-07-13 to the The elephant camp (Wild Horizons), relocated from the Wild Horizons Elephant Camp, in Zimbabwe.


Jake lives together with 12 other elephants at the The elephant camp (Wild Horizons):

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. 1. ♀ Coco born ~1977
  2. 2. ♂ Doji (Madojwa)
  3. 3. ♀ Emily born 1986
  4. 4. ♂ Izibulo born 2004-00-00
  5. 5. ♀ Janet
  6. 6. ♂ Jock
  7. 7. ♂ Jumbo born 1983
  8. 8. ♀ Lulu
  9. 9. ♂ Mapfumo
  10. 10. ♀ Miss Ellie
  11. 11. ♀ Naledi born 2009-09-23
  12. 12. ♀ Tembi


Jake was born wild at Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve).

Comments / pictures

2003: In 2003 Jake was very ill with a liver problem and needed many injections administered in the veins in his lower back legs.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Jake, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at The elephant camp (Wild Horizons) in Zimbabwe. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 15 June 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=273. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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