Frederik an Asian elephant at Givskud Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Frederik  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 16 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 7014
Origin
Born:* 1970 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1986-07-21
Death reason: accident: heart failure, drowned by the cows in the pool
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1983-03-24
(dead † 1983-03-24)
stillborn EEP id: 8309
Locations
Present / last location:Givskud Zoo, in Denmark

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1972-05-12Givskud Zoo
from Jyllands Park Zoo (Jyllands Mini-Zoo - Havnstrup Zoo)
Jyllands Park Zoo (Jyllands Mini-Zoo - Havnstrup Zoo) 1971-00-00
from Circus Benneweis (Cirkus Benneweis)
Circus Benneweis (Cirkus Benneweis) 1971-00-00
from Zoo-Forss (Ingemar Forss)

Document updated2018-05-08: imported by Ingemar Forss
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† Frederik is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Givskud Zoo, in Denmark, of accident in 1986-07-21. Official death reason described as heart failure, drowned by the cows in the pool. (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 1 babies

  1. (M) 1983-03-24 -- † 1983-03-24 stillborn EEP id: 8309

Origin


Frederik was born wild 1970.


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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Frederik, an Asian at Givskud Zoo in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=597. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger



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