Kathy (Cathy) an African savanna elephant at Abu Camp

♀ Kathy (Cathy)
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 53 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (341)
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1968 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1971 Ruwenzori range
Present / last location:Abu Camp, in Botswana

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1990-00-00Abu Camp
from Randall Moore
Randall Moore 1988-00-00
from African Lion Safari
African Lion Safari 1972-06-00
from Woburn Safari Park
Woburn Safari Park
from Chipperfield organisation station

Document updated2009-04-26: New elephant
2009-11-24: Current location, Management
2009-11-25: origin in Uganda
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Kathy (Cathy) is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Abu Camp, in Botswana.

Kathy (Cathy) arrived in Abu Camp 1990-00-00, relocated from Randall Moore, in Botswana.

In Abu Camp, Kathy (Cathy) lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Abu born 2006-05-24
  2. ,
  3. Lorato born 2008-02-11
  4. ,
  5. Motlotlo born 2018-01-00
  6. ,
  7. Naledia born 2013-12-00
  8. ,
  9. Paseka born 2009
  10. ,
  11. Shirheni born 1986
  12. ,
  13. Warona born 2011-12-17
  14. , (see detailed list).


Kathy (Cathy) was born wild 1968, captured 1971 , captured at Ruwenzori range. and imported 1971?

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Originated from Uganda Ruwenzori range

Kathy and Samson were brought together to Canada from the Woburn Wild Animal Kingdom. They resided at the African Lion Safari for sixteen years before being sold to Randall Moore of Elephant Back Safari, where they returned to Africa to Botswana.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Kathy (Cathy), an African savanna at Abu Camp in Botswana. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 7 March 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4729. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Ryan Easley, USA


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    This document was updated: 2020-10-24 09:55:59

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