Frederik an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Givskud Zoo (Løveparken)

☨ Frederik
ID Number:EEP Number: 7014 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 16 years old
Dead date: 1986-07-21,
Death reason: accident: heart failure, drowned by the cows in the pool
Location:Givskud Zoo (Løveparken)
ArrivalGivskud Zoo (Løveparken) 1972-05-12
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 Ingemar Forss (Zoo-Forss)
Born:* 1970 wild
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 1 babies

  1. (M) 1983-03-24 -- † 1983-03-24 stillborn, EEP nr: 8309
Document updated2018-05-08: imported by Ingemar Forss

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Frederik, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Givskud Zoo (Løveparken) in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at (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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