Bons Ree an Asian elephant at Givskud Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Bons Ree  




Identification

EEP nr6313

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 58 years old
Status:foot problems
Origin
Born:* 1949 unknown
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 2007-07-13
Death reason: anesthesia: Cerebral hemorrhage during anesthesia for foot operation
Locations
Present / last location:Givskud Zoo, in Denmark

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1970-11-11Givskud Zoo
from Vejle Zoo (Himmelpind)
Vejle Zoo (Himmelpind) 1963-08-30
from Copenhagen Zoo
Copenhagen Zoo 1954-05-24
from East Asiatic Company

Document updated2009-09-09: previous location
2009-09-12: 
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Description

† Bons Ree is a dead foot problems Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Givskud Zoo, in Denmark, of anesthesia in 2007-07-13. Official death reason described as Cerebral hemorrhage during anesthesia for foot operation. (see detailed list).

Origin


Bons Ree was born unknown 1949.


Comments / pictures

East Asiatic Company (Østasiatiske Kompagni) in Denmark, arrived with the ship M/S Selandia.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Bons Ree, an Asian elephant at Givskud Zoo in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=806. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanter i Köpenhavns Zoologisk Haave siden 1878, by Henning, Copenhagen, Denmark

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