Beré an African savanna elephant at Belo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte)

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Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 45 years old
Location:Belo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte)
ArrivalBelo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte) 1977-08-00
Born:* 1975 wild Botswana
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. () 1983-05-23 -- † 1983-05-23 stillborn
  2. (F) 1987-07-06 Axé
  3. (M) 1992-04-19 Chocolate
  4. () 1996-09-17 -- † 1996-09-17 stillborn
Document updated2009-01-28: New elephant
2009-08-02: arrival year, country of origin
2010-05-22: text
2010-05-22: removed dead link
She came to the zoo as an exchange of animals. She had four calves with the male Joca. Berés first baby was a very difficult delay so the vets made a surgery to take out the dead baby.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Beré, an African savanna at Belo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte) in Brazil. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 31 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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