Relocated elephants from Dresden Zoo in Germany

Dresden Zoo had previously 4 elephants relocated to new location.

Nr Sex Species Name Id Status Arrival
Present locationImport
1 † ♀ LA - Gustl
EEP id: 9008
dead: Born wild 1990 Dead: 2013-03-00, 23 yrs Reason: killed: died after being attacked by another elephant 1992-05-02
Cabarceno Zoo Obregon 1992
2 † ♀ LA - Mongu
dead: Born 1973 Dead: 2006-08-19, 33 yrs Reason: disease: stomach ulcus 1980-11-01
Danzig Zoo (Zoo Gdansk) 1980
3 ♂ LA - Tembo
EEP id: 8503
PC: Born wild 1985-00-00 2018-11-13
Bojnice Zoo
4 † ♂ LA - Thabo-Umasai
EEP id: 20041
dead: Born captive-born 2006-02-04 Dead: 2017-07-03, 11 yrs Reason: euthanised: autoimmune disease 2006-02-04
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Source for the list of elephants relocated, previously living at Dresden Zoo

Reference list

Facts about previously kept elephants, relocated from Dresden Zoo in Germany, Elephant Encyclopedia, Koehl, D. (2023), available online retrieved 6 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this list:

Latest updateName of elephantSource (if it is a website, the target website will open in new window)
2020-11-03 Tembo:• Elefanten in Berlin by Bernhard Blaszkiewitz, Berlin Zoo
•  Jan Jakobi, Germany
2018-04-28 Thabo-Umasai:• Petra Prager, Berlin, Germany.
2013-04-18 Gustl:• Jörg Burger, head elephantkeeper, Dresden Zoo
2010-02-27 Mongu:• Jana Havlová
• Jörg Burger, head elephantkeeper, Dresden Zoo
• Article by Olaf Tietz, head elephantkeeper Zoo Rostock, Elefanten in Zoo und Circus magazine, nr 9-2006, p 30
• EEG Magazine nr 16, Dec 2009, by European Elephant Group

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Dresden Zoo is mentioned on Elephant News:

DateLinks which opens in new window
2006-02-11Joy over over elephant birth in dresden zoo - Elephant News
2007-01-03Dresden zoo baby elephant eats christmas trees - Elephant News
2008-06-16How islam came to germany - Elephant News
2009-01-16Friday cute pic: baby elephant eating a christmas tree - Elephant News
2009-01-27Opal the elephant is pregnant - Elephant News

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