African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Animal Encounters (Doug Terranova) in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♂ Moxie  dead elephant


SSP nr481


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 23 years old
Born:* 1984 wild
Birth place: in Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve)
Capture: 1984
Imported:1984 by Jumbolair (Arthur Jones)
Freight:Air, private Boeing 707
Dead: 2007-01-16
Death reason: disease: viral EMC (Encephalomyocarditis)
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Animal Encounters (Doug Terranova), in United States

Date of arrival

1997-00-00Animal Encounters (Doug Terranova)
from Big John Strong Circus

1996-00-00Big John Strong Circus
from Pachyderm Productions (James L. Clement)

1986-00-00Pachyderm Productions (James L. Clement)
from Jumbolair (Arthur Jones)

Jumbolair (Arthur Jones)
from Hollywild Animal Park (David Meeks)

Hollywild Animal Park (David Meeks)
from Jumbolair (Arthur Jones)

1984-00-00Jumbolair (Arthur Jones) 1984-00-00
from Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve)

Record history
History of updates2009-03-01: Text, Death
2009-03-21: reason of death
2010-02-27: previous locations
2010-03-01: previous locations
2021-09-18: Importer Arthur Jones
2022-06-12: Born in Hwange National Park

Latest document update2022-06-12 13:49:38
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† Moxie is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 2007-01-16 at Animal Encounters (Doug Terranova), in United States, . Official death reason described as viral EMC (Encephalomyocarditis).


Moxie was born wild 1984 at Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve), captured 1984 . and imported 1984 by Jumbolair (Arthur Jones), Air, private Boeing 707

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Moxie, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Animal Encounters (Doug Terranova) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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