Jambo an African savanna elephant at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Alternative name:Dumbo
ID nr:   SSP Number: 460 - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Management:Protected contact
People killed:1: animal keeper at Shrine Circus, 2010
Location:Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
ArrivalCheyenne Mountain Zoo 2011-06-00
from Terry Frisco Elephant Act
Terry Frisco Elephant Act 2001-00-00
from Frisco Brothers Petting Zoo
Frisco Brothers Petting Zoo 1986-00-00
from Joe Frisco
Joe Frisco 1985-00-00
from Frank Thompson (Bradenton)
Born:* 1983 wild
Capture: 1985 ,
Document updated2009-01-25: New elephant RE
2010-12-18: Mankiller RE
2011-11-27: transfered
2011-12-08: pc
2010-04-09: killed an animal keeper at Shrine Circus.

Records about Jambo from Bob Cline
African Female 1985 to 1988 - Joe Frisco
2001 to Present - Terry Frisco Elephant Act
Killed Andrew Anderton on April 9, 2010 in Wilkes Barre, PA.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Jambo, an African savanna at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4570. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Felicia Frisco
  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.

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