Elephants dead 2020


107 records of elephants deaths in the database during 2020

Name
Species - Sex
BirthDeathAgeReasonLocation
Dixie
EM - F
19652020?55disease
kidney failure
The Preserve (Gary and Kari Johnson)
Vedavathi
EM - unknown
20202020-12-130disease
infection
Mysore Zoo
Geetha
EM - F
19512020-12-1369age
Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
Bua Baan
EM - F
2020-12-11?unknown
Elephant Nature Park (ENP)
Batu
EM - M
2015-05-122020-12-115disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)
Chabakaew
EM - M
2020-12-09?disease
maybe Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus?
Phu Wua Wildlife Sanctuary elephant camp
Ajay
EM - M
2019-01-152020-12-081disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)
Ya Tao
EM - F
19702020-12-0450age
exhaustion and anorexia
Siu Kiem
Lakshmi
EM - F
19592020-11-2661age
age complications and chronic heart failure
Mumbai Byculla Jijamata Udyan zoo
Mala
EM - F
19652020-11-18?55unknown
Sevilla Exotic animals reserve
Raisa
EM - F
19712020-11-1849unknown
Sorocaba Zoo (Parque Zoológico Municipal Quinzinho de Barros – Zoológico de Sorocaba)
Rosukon
EM - F
1950?2020-11-1770age
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal
George
LA - M
19812020-11-1639unknown
Wildlife Safari
Karla
EM - F
19662020-11-11?54euthanised
leg and foot problem, (arthrosis?)
Cottbus Zoo
noname (wild, dead)
EM - M
2020-11-03?accident
ran into rail barricades
Bandipur National Park
noname (wild)
EM - F
1995?2020-11-0225disease
succumbed to the illness while undergoing treatment
Satkosia Tiger Reserve
Ven
EM - F
2020-11-00?unknown
Laos Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC)
Landa
LA - F
1984?2020-10-27?36unknown
Pretoria Zoo
Himeko
EM - F
19772020-10-24?43disease
foot problem
Himeji Zoo
Ranga
EM - M
19852020-10-2435killed
by wild elephants
Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
Ekadanta
EM - M
1985?2020-10-20?35disease
cardiac arrest
Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
Lakshmi
EM - F
1966?2020-10-1854unknown
Dawood Meeran
Pilane
LA - M
1963?2020-10-15?57age
Pilanesberg National Park
Rajendra
EM - M
1964?2020-10-1456killed
by a wild bull elephant, died one day later from the wounds
Mathigodu elephant Camp
Jai Dee
EM - M
2017-05-262020-10-133disease
torsion in the intestines (twisted bowel)
Sydney Zoo (Taronga)
Sophi
LA - F
19682020-10-0852euthanised
age related
Indianapolis Zoo
Pinchu
EM - M
20162020-10-04?4unknown
weakening of the muscles in hind legs
Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve
Konni Maniyan
EM - M
1946?2020-10-0374age
Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve
Bua Kham
EM - F
1955?2020-10-00?65age
Elephant Nature Park (ENP)
Nga-Sun (wild)
EM - M
2020-10-00?poached
shot with 15 bullets
Rayong province
Peggy (Eva)
EM - F
19602020-09-29?60age
Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
Tanya
LA - F
19792020-09-2941disease
unidentified disease that affected the circulatory system, heart, lungs and brain
Cameron Park Waco Zoo
Carla
EM - F
2020-09-24?age
Rio de Janeiro Zoo
Kalpana Salva
EM - F
~19822020-09-21?age
age-related ailments
Top Slip Kozhikkamuthy Elephant camp (Annaimalai)
unnamed (wild bull)
EM - M
<20162020-09-18?killed
by tiger
Bandipur National Park
Sombhun
EM - M
2013-03-312020-09-177disease
suspicion: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Baan Na Klang (village)
Thi Ha Way
EM - F
19822020-09-1638euthanised
arthritis problems
Chester Zoo
Jumba
EM - F
1971-04-002020-09-1549euthanised
age related problems
Givskud Zoo
Bulldozer (wild)
EM - M
2020-09-09?poached
mouth injuries after it allegedly ingested an explosive
Coimbatore forest division
Fritha
EM - F
19712020-09-0549age
Dawn Animal Agency (The Sanctuary for Animals)
Tyranza
LA - F
19652020-09-0455euthanised
Memphis Zoo
Saeng Chand
EM - M
19742020-09-0346age
Krabi Huay To elephant village
Bak Mai
EM - M
2020-09-00?unknown
Bou Sra village
Tembe (wild)
LA - M
~19842020-09-00?accident
had an awkward fall, from which he was not able recover?
Addo Elephant National Park
Thep
EM - M
2020-08-30?disease
liver and kidney failure
TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center - National Elephant Institute)
Mavuso (wild)
LA - M
2020-08-28?killed
Pilanesberg National Park
Athi
EM - M
19972020-08-2423unknown
collapsed 23rd, dead 24. Diagnosed with tuberculosis July
Ueno Zoo
Unnamed
EM - M
2020-08-192020-08-190killed
from another elephant
Zurich Zoo
Yoko
EM - F
19672020-08-1753unknown
Ichihara Elephant Kingdom
Mambo
LA - M
19832020-08-1637unknown
Szada Safari park
Betty
LA - F
2020-08-16?unknown
Szada Safari park
Sonkali
EM - F
~19552020-08-12?disease
collapsed, leg joint problems, infected wounds
Udaipur unspecified location
Kenny
LA - F
19732020-08-1047disease
acute peritonitis
Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens
Avi
EM - M
2020-07-062020-08-020euthanised
developmental impairments limiting his ability to feed
St Louis Zoo
Kuttisankaran
EM - M
19622020-07-2658age
Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
Chang
EM - M
1981-11-102020-07-2439disease
temporal gland problems, weakened immune system, diarrhea
Copenhagen Zoo
Kham Khen
EM - M
19672020-07-2053disease
chronic abscess disease on his back
Chreum Chrun
noname (wild)
EM - M
~19952020-07-17?accident
found dead after getting stuck in a swamp encroached on by a farmer at Manvayal in Gudalur Forest Division
Nilgiris District unspecified location
stillborn
EM - F
2020-07-162020-07-160stillborn
premature
Emmen Zoo
Gajraj
EM - M
~19652020-07-15?unknown
Mathura Elephant Care Centre (Wildlife SOS India)
Ramachandran
EM - M
~19672020-07-12?age
collapsed, and could not be saved
Cochin Devaswom
Millangoda Podi Raja
EM - M
19522020-06-2968age
Molagoda elephant village camp
Shanthi
EM - F
19762020-06-2644euthanised
advanced osteoarthritis
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Ndugu (wild)
LA - M
2020-06-18?disease
infected injury after a fight with another bull
Kibwezi Forest
Saza
EM - F
2020-06-05?
Elephant Nature Park (ENP)
Ming Mongkol
EM - M
2020-06-05?
FAE Elephant Hospital
Yai Bua
EM - F
2020-06-03?age
Elephant Nature Park (ENP)
Hiro
LA - M
19812020-05-2439unknown
Himeji Central Park Zoo
Bak Mai
EM - M
2020-05-22?disease
Poisoned? collapsed, urine in blood, diarrhea
Airavata Elephant Foundation
Nikita
LA - F
2020-05-21?disease
cardiomyopathy
Amneville Zoo (Coulange Zoo)
Dumbo
EM - F
19722020-05-1948unknown
Planckendael Zoo
Cherpulassery Neelakandan
EM - M
19732020-05-1847disease
foot ailments
Sunil Kumar P
Sambann
EM - F
~19502020-05-06?age
Kulen Elephant Forest
Madhubala
EM - F
1930?2020-05-0390age
Moiradanga elephant camp
noname (wild)
EM - F
2020-00-002020-05-020killed
by a tiger?
Mudumalai National Park
Pokuna Raja
EM - F
2010?2020-04-3010poached
gunshot
Uda Walawe Nationalpark
Yunha
EM - F
2017-03-252020-04-073disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Amersfoort Zoo
Rani
EM - F
19692020-04-0351unknown
Neunkirchen Zoo
noname (wild)
EM - F
2020-04-00?disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT)
Somphon
EM - F
2020-04-00?unknown
Ganesha Park
Reba
EM - F
19702020-03-3050euthanised
Phoenix Zoo
Ambika
EM - F
19482020-03-2772euthanised
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Namunyak
LA - F
2020-03-27?unknown
Tsavo National Park
Samrat
EM - M
1996?2020-03-1224disease
Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Bhagwan Birsa Biological Park
Aruba
LA - F
19792020-03-1141unknown
Kronberg Opel Zoo
Erna
LA - F
19852020-03-0735euthanised
Warsaw Zoo (Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw)
Nana
EM - F
19612020-03-0459unknown
collapsed, unable to stand up.
Obihiro Zoo
Tim (wild)
LA - M
19692020-03-0451age
twisted gut
Amboseli National Park
Pawankali
EM - F
2020-03-02?disease
cancer
Shri Panchayati Akhada Mahanirvani temple
Pink
EM - F
19692020-02-2651unknown
Sapucaia Zoo (Parque Zoológico do Rio Grande do Sul)
Gaja Ratnam Guruvayur Padmanabhan
EM - M
2020-02-26?unknown
Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
Hanako
EM - F
1963-09-242020-02-1557euthanised
cancer in foot
Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Puan Pandan Wangi
EM - F
~20172020-02-14?poached
injuries caused by a poachers snare
Minas Elephant Training Center
Boon Sib
EM - F
19492020-02-1371age
Phuket Elephant Park
stillborn?
LA - M
2020-02-122020-02-12?0stillborn
assumed stillbirth?
Howletts Wild Animal Park
Maxi
EM - M
19692020-02-1051euthanised
Zurich Zoo
Maia
EM - F
19712020-02-0849age
heart failure
Asuncion Zoo
Neneng
EM - F
1965?2020-01-2555age
rejected food and deteriorated drastically
Medan Zoo (Taman Margasatwa Medan)
noname (wild)
EM - F
20192020-01-201anorexia
gastrointestinal problems
Mondulkiri province unspecified location
Oloropilé
LA - M
~19702020-01-07??killed
shot by autorities
Masai Mara
Julian
LA - M
~19702020-01-00?age
Tsavo National Park
Indra
EM - F
2020?unknown
Alex and Christian Gärtner
Sabi
LA - F
1986-08-00202034unknown
Circus Voyage (Alois Spindler)
Dipendra Gaj
EM - M
2020?disease
TB
Sauraha elephant breeding centre
Rup Kali
EM - F
2020?age
Suklaphanta hattisar
unknown
LA - M
2020?unknown
Kuwait Zoo
Kirti Kali
EM - F
2020?disease
TB
NTNC-Biodiversity Conservation Center

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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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