Putzi an African savanna elephant at Petah Zoo

 ☨ ♀ Putzi  



Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 12 years old
Born:* 1971 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1972
Dead date: 1983
Death reason: unknown:
Present / last location:Petah Zoo, in Israel

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1982-09-23Petah Zoo
from Ramat Gan Zoo
Ramat Gan Zoo 1981-00-00
from Tel Aviv Zoo

Document updated2009-11-29 
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† Putzi is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Petah Zoo, in Israel, of from unknown reasons in 1983. (see detailed list).


Putzi was born wild 1971, captured 1972 .

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She was captured 1972 and arrived in Tel Aviv in 1973

1981 she was moved to Ramat Gan and on September 23 1982 to Petach
OK, never mentioned that
She died 1983

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Putzi, an African savanna elephant at Petah Zoo in Israel. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5451. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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