Shirley an Asian elephant at Circo Bell

 ☨ ♀ Shirley  



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Status:Lost to follow-up
Management:Assumed dead
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Circo Bell, in Mexico

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1964-00-00Circo Bell
from Rudy Brothers Circus
Rudy Brothers Circus 1960-00-00
from Jungleland Thousand Oaks animal farm (Louis Goebel)
Jungleland Thousand Oaks animal farm (Louis Goebel) 1956-11-00
from Polack Brothers Circus

Document updated2010-10-02: Previous locations, Death, Text RE
2018-05-03: Lost to follow up; assumed dead
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† Shirley is a dead Lost to follow-up Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), assumed dead at Circo Bell in , in Mexico. (see detailed list).


Shirley was born wild .

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A complete biography and source citations list can be found at ShowMe Elephants, published 09/2010 by Ryan Easley at "The Tom Packs Elephants".

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Shirley, an Asian elephant at Circo Bell in Mexico. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 10 April 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.
  • Ryan Easley, USA


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