Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie) an Asian elephant at Gary Jacobson


♂ Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie)
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 37 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (260)
Body weight: 7272.73 kg, 16000.00 lbs
Status:castrated
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1984-02-02 captive-born
Birth place: in Roman Schmitt Busch Garden

Parents: Vance (Matt) x ♀ Mala (Lalea)
Locations
Present / last location:Gary Jacobson, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1994-02-28Gary Jacobson
from Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) 1993-10-03
from Gary Jacobson
Gary Jacobson
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus 1989-00-00
from Robert Bobby Moore
Robert Bobby Moore 1985-12-02
from Roman Schmitt Busch Garden

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Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie) is a castrated Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Gary Jacobson, in United States.

Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie) arrived in Gary Jacobson 1994-02-28, relocated from Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo), in United States.

In Gary Jacobson, Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie) lives as single living elephant in this location (see detailed list).

Origin


Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie) was born captive-born 1984-02-02 at Roman Schmitt Busch Garden.

Parentage


Parents of Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie) are: ♂ Vance (Matt) (father) and ♀ Mala (Lalea) (mother).


Siblings through the father Vance (Matt):

  1. 1983-09-09(M) Roman
  2. 1983-11-23(F) Targa
  3. 1985-11-24(M) Luke (Sabu)
  4. 1987-01-22(M) Bo (Joe, Kalanan)
  5. 1987-04-02 -- † 2006 (M) Ceasar
  6. 1987-10-10 -- † 2009-05-15 (M) Ned (Indy, India)
  7. 1988-01-16(M) Hank
  8. 1988-12-30(F) Angel
  9. 1989-07-21 -- † 1989-07-21 (M) stillborn
  10. 1989-08 -- † 1989-08 (M) stillborn
  11. 1990-04-13(F) Karnaudi
  12. 1991-01-06 -- † 1999-04-21 (F) Belle
  13. 1991-12-19 -- † 2016-12-26 (M) Benny (Dumbo)
  14. 1992-04-04(F) Tanya
  15. 1992-04-17 -- † 2006-01--31 (F) Maya (Sammi, Sami, Samuel R II)
  16. 1992-05-25(M) Tommy (Mickey)
  17. 1992-10-17 -- † 1992-10-17 (F) stillborn
  18. 1994-08-19 -- † 1998 (M) Kenny (Kenneth)
  19. 1994-10-29(F) Bonnie
  20. 1995-02-03 -- † 1999-07-26 (M) Benjamin
  21. 1995-02-19(F) Shirley
  22. 1996-01-01(F) Kelly Ann

Siblings through the mother Mala (Lalea):

  1. 1988-01-16(M) Hank
  2. 1992-04-04(F) Tanya
  3. 1995-02-19(F) Shirley
  4. 2001-11-18(M) Gunther
  5. 2005-04-21(F) Aree

Pedigree


Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie)s pedigree:
P I II III

Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie)

Sire:
Vance (Matt)

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Dame:
Mala (Lalea)

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Comments / pictures

Smokey was renamed by Bobby Moore, originally named after Ronald Regan following his birth in 1984. He was the last of the Roman Schmitt calves. In April 2011, he was reported by Gary Jacobson to weigh 16000 pounds.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie), an Asian at Gary Jacobson in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3069. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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