Elephants dead 2012


159 records of elephants deaths in the database during 2012

Name
Species - Sex
BirthDeathAgeReasonLocation
noname (wild)
EM -
2012-12-29?unknown
poisoned?
Gunung Rara Forest Reserve
Juva
LA - M
2006-09-252012-12-286euthanised
collapsed after fights with other elephants
Port Lympne Zoo
Ikhe (Phung Ekhe)
EM - F
2012-12-07?unknown
FAE Elephant Hospital
Suzan (Suzanne)
EM - F
19512012-12-0061euthanised
declining health
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
noname (wild)
EM - M
20122012-12-000unknown
Yok Don National Park
Bhavani
EM - F
19602012-11-2552unknown
collapsed after transport
Thekkampatti elephant rejuvenation camp
Ashwini
EM - F
1986-01-202012-11-2226unknown
Madras Vandalur Zoo (Arignar Anna Zoological Park)
Indrageet
EM - M
2012-11-22?
Tala gate elephant camp (Bandhavgarh National Park)
Toutoune (Toutonne)
LA - F
19792012-11-1933unknown
Granby Zoo (Le Zoo de Granby)
Moses
LA - M
20112012-11-121disease
colic and diarrhea
Jumbo Foundation Elephant Orphanage
Fuku
EM - F
19502012-11-0262unknown
Fukuoka Zoo
Anar Kali
EM - F
2011-05-092012-11-001disease
EEHV - Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Sauraha elephant breeding centre
TataBamba (wild)
LA - F
19882012-11-0024food related
suspected poisoning
Amboseli National Park
Tenebo
LA - M
2012-11-00?poached
Masai Mara
miscarriage (twin)
EM - M
2012-10-242012-10-240miscarriage
Calgary Zoo
miscarriage (twin)
EM -
2012-10-242012-10-240miscarriage
Calgary Zoo
Nelly (Nella)
EM - F
19702012-10-1842disease
cancer?
Rome Zoo (Bioparco - Giardino Zoologico di Roma)
Mohini
EM - F
2012-10-17?disease
EEHV - Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Bhopal operation Durga
Gam
EM - M
2012-10-14?
TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center - National Elephant Institute)
Bandula
LA - M
19822012-10-1130euthanised
spleen cancer
Natal Zoological Gardens & Lion Park
Mimi
EM - F
19592012-10-0953euthanised
Denver Zoo
Wanda (Mandy, Sadie)
LA - F
19692012-10-0643unknown
Amneville Zoo (Coulange Zoo)
Thong
EM - F
19872012-10-0425maternal death
FAE Elephant Hospital
noname
EM - M
2012-10-04?maternal death
FAE Elephant Hospital
Lucky
EM - F
2012-10-03?unknown
Maracay Zoo (Parque Zoologico de Las Delicias)
Kenia (Kenya)
LA - F
19762012-10-0236unknown
Monde Sauvage Safari, Aywaille
Selengai
LA - F
2003-03-002012-10-029poached
Tsavo National Park
Qumquat
LA - F
19692012-10-0043poached
Amboseli National Park
Qantina
LA - F
19992012-10-0013poached
Amboseli National Park
Quaye
LA - F
20022012-10-0010poached
Amboseli National Park
Mae Kham Geao
EM - F
1955-1965?2012-09-3057disease
nail and foot infection
Elephant Nature Park (ENP)
Kavitha (Kavitha)
EM - F
19392012-09-1673unknown
K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)
Arna (Arnah)
EM - F
19582012-09-1454age
Taronga Western Plains Zoo
Pretti (Preti, Pretty, Preti Pretoria)
LA - F
19662012-09-1246unknown
Port Saint-Pere Zoo (Planete sauvage)
Jing Sheng
EM - F
1974-04-012012-08-2838
Xian Qinling Zoological Park
Churchill (Babar)
LA - F
19742012-08-2538unknown
Hemmingford Parc Safari
noname (wild)
EM - M
2012-08-24?poached
Yok Don National Park
noname (wild)
EM - F
2012-08-24?poached
Yok Don National Park
Java
EM - F
19452012-08-1467unknown
Lyon Zoo (Jardin zoologique de la Ville Lyon)
Dta Keow
EM - F
19592012-08-0053age
Elephant Nature Park (ENP)
Biti
LA - M
20122012-08-000unknown
S.O.S. Elephants of Chad elephant orphanage
Panlan
EM - M
2003-10-152012-07-289accident
electrocution?
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal
Toshiko
EM - F
19552012-07-2757age
Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama
Nitnoy
EM - F
2012-07-23?
TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center - National Elephant Institute)
Arjun
EM - M
19922012-07-2020disease
toxaemia
Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
Mopani
LA - F
2012-07-19?disease
heart failure?
The Crags elephant sanctuary
Connie
EM - F
19692012-07-1743euthanised
irreversible health decline
San Diego Zoo
Fenella
LA - F
2012-07-17?poached
speared?
Amboseli National Park
Jo (Juanita)
LA - F
19692012-07-1643euthanised
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Shiba
LA - F
19852012-07-1227unknown
Beekse Bergen Safaripark
Nampet
EM - F
2012-07-12?unknown
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal
MBili (Mbli)
LA - F
19892012-07-06?23maternal death
delivery problems
Beauval Zoo
noname
LA -
2012-07-06?2012-07-06?0maternal death
delivery problems
Beauval Zoo
Machito
LA - M
19802012-07-0332euthanised
Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
Rambo (Dumbo)
LA - M
19832012-07-0029unknown
Circus Atlas (Circus Frankello)
Bronowsky (wild)
LA - M
2012-07-00?poached
with a single spear to his heart
Amboseli National Park
Minyak
EM - F
19662012-06-2746unknown
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
Tina
EM - F
1959-00-002012-06-2653age
Munich Zoo
Sandrin
LA - F
19832012-06-1829disease
Circus Krone
Hussein
EM - M
19722012-06-1540unknown
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Htoo Kin Aye
EM - F
1981-04-012012-06-1131disease
Emmen Zoo
Thura
EM - M
2012-05-222012-06-110euthanised
weak; following death of mother
Emmen Zoo
Krong (K´Rong)
EM - M
19832012-06-0929unknown
collapsed and died
Hanoi Zoo
Jothy
EM - F
19622012-06-0250euthanised
arthritis
Montevideo Zoo (Parque Zoológico Lecoq Villa Dolores)
Pepa
EM - F
19682012-06-0044unknown
Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo)
stillborn
LA -
2012-05-062012-05-060stillborn
Zoológico Matecaña
Chumpol
EM - F
19832012-05-0229disease
by other elephants, post traumatic problems, drowned in pool after attack
Cologne Zoo (Köln Zoo)
Colonel Joe (Dillinger, Wise Guy)
EM - M
19642012-05-01?48age
Circus Krone
Saheli (Sahaily, Menika)
EM - F
19892012-05-0123unknown
Islamabad Marghazar Zoo
Pumbava (Pumbe, Pumbie, Maya)
LA - F
19642012-04-2848unknown
Parque Zoologico Benito Juarez (Morelia zoo)
stillborn
EM - F
2012-04-202012-04-200stillborn
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Stumpy
LA - F
19652012-04-1347unknown
Dallas Zoo
Lanka
EM - M
2012-04-13?
Kotte Rajamaha Viahara
noname
EM - M
2012-04-092012-04-090killed
killed by the mother
Leipzig Zoo
noname (wild)
EM - F
2012-04-09?poached
Kaeng Krachan National Park
Dihing
EM - M
2012-04-08?disease
severe hemorrhagic enteritis
Kaziranga Center for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC)
Oji
EM - M
2007-10-212012-04-075accident
right foreleg fracture
Kobe Oiji Zoo
Ganga
EM - F
19482012-04-0764
Shri Kshetra Dharmasthala Manjunatha Swamy Temple
noname (wild)
EM -
20112012-04-04?1unknown
body souvenir poaching?
Yok Don National Park
Pumbi
LA - F
1985?2012-04-0327unknown
respiratory distress, collapsed. pneumonia
Pretoria Zoo
Dehli
EM - F
19772012-04-0035disease
Arthritis
Lars Hölscher
Kerio
LA -
2012-03-31?
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
noname (wild)
EM - M
2012-03-30??unknown
body souvenir poaching?
Yok Don National Park
noname (wild)
EM -
2012-03-30??unknown
body souvenir poaching?
Yok Don National Park
stillborn
EM - F
2012-03-252012-03-250stillborn
EEHV, Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus?
Twycross Zoo
killed
EM -
2012-03-242012-03-240killed
mother killed the baby after birth
Woburn Safari Park
Sri Thong
EM - F
2012-03-20?disease
tetanus infection
TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center - National Elephant Institute)
noname (wild)
EM -
20122012-03-18?0unknown
Yok Don National Park
Chava (Maria Isabela)
EM - F
19582012-03-1854age
Zoológico Matecaña
miscarriage
LA -
2012-03-17?miscarriage
Memphis Zoo
Djomba (Dzomba)
LA - F
1993-00-002012-03-1419euthanised
leg fracture
Beekse Bergen Safaripark
Lady
EM - F
19392012-03-1073age
Parque Zoológico de Santa Fe
Dida
LA - F
2007-08-002012-03-095unknown
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi
Mary
EM - F
19662012-03-0546unknown
acute heart failure
Walding Zoo
Plaiwan
EM - M
19872012-03-0325unknown
collapsed and died from heart failure after chasing its mahout
Somchai Yoothongkham
Plai Boonam
EM - M
19632012-03-0049unknown
worked to death?
Seri Srisuj
Somjai
EM - F
19432012-02-2669age
old and thin
Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary
Mari?
LC - F
2012-02-18?unknown
Tokuyama Municipal Zoo
Sita
EM - F
19892012-02-1823euthanised
leg fracture
Amber Fort elephant village
Lumo
LA - F
2012-02-18?unknown
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
Maya
EM - F
19712012-02-1141euthanised
collapsed
Circus Universal Renz (Alois and Daniel Renz)
Boon Chew?
EM - M
2012-01-282012-02-050unknown
GVI Elephant Rescue
Lemek
LA - F
2012-02-05?disease
anorexia
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
Thongbai
EM - M
2012-02-04?unknown
FAE Elephant Hospital
Congo
LA - M
19822012-02-0230unknown
Parque Zoologico Benito Juarez (Morelia zoo)
Kunda
LA - M
20122012-01-310unknown
Mwanga Lodge
Moju
LA - F
2012-01-29?unknown
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
Ahsii
EM - M
1960?2012-01-2652unknown
Elephant Nature Park (ENP)
Penney (Penny)
LA - F
1961-09-002012-01-2451unknown
arthritis
Kansas City Zoo
Banana
EM - F
19572012-01-2355euthanised
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
Lola
EM - F
2011-10-282012-01-21?1disease
pulmonary embolism
Munich Zoo
Mamoni
EM - F
19802012-01-1832disease
infection
Kaziranga unspecified elephant camp
Mausi
LA - F
1986-06-002012-01-1726disease
collapsed during transport.
Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio)
Sabu (Look Chai)
EM - M
1982-10-012012-01-1130euthanised
Tuberculosis, and severe arthritis?
Performing Animal Welfare Society / ARK 2000 (PAWS)
Cookie
EM - F
19552012-01-0657euthanised
San Diego Zoo
Cha-Cha
EM - F
19672012-01-0445euthanised
San Diego Zoo
Kareema
EM - F
19472012-01-0065unknown
Alexandria Zoo
Gauri
EM -
2008-12-002012-01-004disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus?
Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve
Sid (Sue)
EM - F
1964201248unknown
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
Pula
LA - M
2000-11-27201212euthanised
Okavango Delta
Raja
EM - M
2012?
Baba Gulabdas
Namchoke
EM - M
2002201210unknown
FAE Elephant Hospital
noname (wild)
EM - M
2012?poached
Tanh Linh National park
Borg
EM - M
201120121
starvation
Yala Ruhunu National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Mount Kenya forest
stillborn fetus still in utero
EM -
2012?stillborn
Dompierre Le Pal Zoo
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?poached
Caprivi Strip
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
noname (wild)
LA -
2012?disease
suspected poisoning
Tesso Nilo National Park
stillborn
LA - F
201220120stillborn
salmonella
Wuppertal Zoo
unknown
LA -
2012?
Taiyuan Zoo

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Sex: M is a male elephant bull, F is a female elephant cow. Species: LA is african bush/savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), LC is african forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis), EM is asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Status: (of training method) FC Free contact, PC is Protected contact, CC is Confined contact and NC is No contact and dead means that the elephant is not more living and trained.

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