Cabarceno Zoo Obregon, located at Ctra. Obregón, s/n, 39690 Obregón, in Santander, in Spain.
At Cabarceno Zoo Obregon lives 20 elephants with records in this database: (detail list)
This zoo was made in an old iron open air mines. The natural holes used not long ago to extract the iron, now house the animals in a rather 'natural and free' environment. Elephants, leopards and lions in the north of Spain.
Just 1/2 hour away from Santander, heading south.
2021-02-24: Elephant kills Spanish zookeeper with one hit from trunk. The female elephant weighing around 4,000kg (8,800lb) hit the 44-year-old with her trunk on Wednesday morning at the Cabarceno Natural Park near the northern city of Santander, the zoo said. The man was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries some three hours later.