Hugo an Asian elephant at Dickerson Park Zoo


♂ Hugo

Identification

SSP nr747

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 10 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2011-04-25 captive-born
Birth place: in Endangered Ark Foundation

Parents: Tommy (Mickey) x ♀ Whimpy
Locations
Present / last location:Dickerson Park Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2019-06-14Dickerson Park Zoo
from Carson and Barnes Circus
Carson and Barnes Circus
from Endangered Ark Foundation

Document updated2011-05-29: new
2012-05-16: Location, Text RE
2016-01-05: SSP nr
2019-06-14: Transferred to Springfield
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Description

Location


Hugo is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Dickerson Park Zoo, in United States.

Hugo arrived Dickerson Park Zoo 2019-06-14, relocated from Carson and Barnes Circus, in United States.

In Dickerson Park Zoo, Hugo lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Indy (Butch) born 1971
  2. ,
  3. Moola born 1981-08-08
  4. ,
  5. Patience born 1976
  6. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Hugo was born captive-born 2011-04-25 at Endangered Ark Foundation.

Parentage


Parents of Hugo are: ♂ Tommy (Mickey) (father) and ♀ Whimpy (mother).


Siblings through the father Tommy (Mickey):

  1. 2007-04-27(F) Val
  2. 2015-07-28(F) Dory Marie
  3. 2020-08-02(M) Cameron Lee

Siblings through the mother Whimpy:

  1. 1981-10-22 - † 1983-05-01 (M) Shoney
  2. 1991-04-04(M) Colonel Tusk (Boy)
  3. 1994-02-27(F) Natasha
  4. 2007-04-27(F) Val
  5. 2015-07-28(F) Dory Marie
  6. 2020-08-02(M) Cameron Lee

Pedigree


Hugos pedigree:
P I II III

Hugo

Sire:
Tommy (Mickey)

Sire:
Vance (Matt)
Sire:
Dame:
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Birka
Sire:
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Dame:
Whimpy

Sire:
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Comments / pictures

Article and Image at ShowMe Elephants: "Endangered Ark Foundation - Breeding Program," 05/16/2012



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Hugo, an Asian elephant at Dickerson Park Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=7299. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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