Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo) in Netherlands

♀ Pinky


EEP nr8105


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 57 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1966 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo), in Netherlands

Date of arrival

1981-04-28Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo)
from Tuddern safari park

1981-00-00Tuddern safari park
from Firma Ruhe

Record history
History of updates2018-04-09: PC

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Pinky is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo), in Netherlands.

Pinky arrived in 1981-04-28 to the Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo), relocated from the Tuddern safari park, in Germany.

Pinky lives together with 1 other elephants at the Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo):
  1. Saba born 1968

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Pinky was born wild 1966.

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EEG state 1963 as birth year

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Pinky, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo) in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elephants and Egotists by Patricia Sumerling
  • Jos Breukers, 2013

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