African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Howletts Wild Animal Park in United Kingdom

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Rosey  dead elephant


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Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 17 years old
Born:* 1973 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1990-09-07
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Howletts Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom

Date of arrival

1987-08-11Howletts Wild Animal Park
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† Rosey is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 1990-09-07 at Howletts Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom, .


Rosey was born wild 1973.

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According to the EEG she was charged by other elephants and euthanised

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Rosey, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Howletts Wild Animal Park in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 7 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Peter Stolk, Netherlands
  • Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

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