Paignton Zoo Environmental Park in United Kingdom

Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Gay & Duchess. Paignton Zoo 08/2008. Photo: © Darren Smith
Gay & Duchess. Paignton Zoo 08/2008. Photo: © Darren Smith

AddressTotnes Road
Zip-codeTQ4 7EU
PlacePaignton, Devon
CountryUnited Kingdom
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Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, located at Totnes Road, in Paignton, Devon, in United Kingdom.

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The Paignton Zoo received their two elephants, Duchess and Gay, from Longleat Safari in 1977.

In April 2005, the zoo began separating the pair at night after Gay suffered a tusk injury overnight from Duchess.

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Koehl, Dan (2020). Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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  • Ryan Easley, USA

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