Josky an Asian elephant at Carson and Barnes Circus


 ☨ ♀ Josky  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1968
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Carson and Barnes Circus, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1959-00-00Carson and Barnes Circus
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus 1939-00-00
from Al G. Barnes Circus
Al G. Barnes Circus 1933-00-00
from Sells-Floto Circus
Sells-Floto Circus 1929-00-00
from John Robinson Circus
John Robinson Circus 1925-00-00
from Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus
Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus 1916-00-00
from William P Hall Animal Farm

Document updated2009-11-27
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Description

† Josky is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Carson and Barnes Circus, in United States, of from unknown reasons in 1968. (see detailed list).

Origin


Josky was born wild .


Comments / pictures

"Josky had the biggest head I ever saw on an Asian female elephant. In her early career she worked in an arena act carrying a tiger .

She was added to the H-W herd from the Hall Farm in 1915 following the Peru flood. Before winding up with Jack Moore, she had trouped with H-W, JR and S-F with the Corp. and afterward with Barnes and RBBB.
Died in Hugo following the 1968 season."

William Buckles Woodcock



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Josky, an Asian elephant at Carson and Barnes Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 6 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2969. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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