Relocated elephants from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in United States

Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium had previously 7 elephants relocated to new location.  

Nr Id Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin
Birth
Age Arrival
Departure
Present locationImport
1 SSP id: 195
Thandi LA - F PC wild
1980
40 1983-01-11
1997-06-25
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens 1983?
2 SSP id: 205
Moyo LA - F dead : 2014-09-29
maternal death:
wild
1981
33 1983-01-11
1997-06-25
National Elephant Center U.S.A. 1983?
3 SSP id: 201
George LA - M FC wild
1981
39 1987-07-01
1988-03-01
Wildlife Safari
4 SSP id: 245
Bamboo EM - F FC wild
1966-11-00
54 2005-08-25
2006-06-11
Oklahoma City Zoo
5 SSP id: 215
Moja LA - F FC captive-born
1982-05-24
38 1983-10-27
1988-10-18
Wildlife Safari
6 SSP id: 212
Cindy EM - F dead : 2002-11-19
euthanised: arthritis
wild
1962
40 1964-00-00
1982-12-15
Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
7 SSP id: 71
Rama EM - M dead : 2015-03-30
euthanised:
captive-born
1983-04-01
32 1984-08-02
1988-09-21
Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)


Source for the list of elephants relocated, previously living at Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium

Reference list

Facts about previously kept elephants, relocated from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in United States, Elephant Encyclopedia, Koehl, D. (2020), available online retrieved 31 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=439 (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)
2018-05-10 Moja:
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger


    Ryan Easley, USA

  • http://www.kptv.com/story/28194090/three-elephants-reunited-at-wildlife-safari-after-a-short-time-apart
  • 2017-03-17 Moyo:
  • John Lehnhardt, Executive Director, The National Elephant Center, U.S.A.

  • Ryan Easley, USA

  • http://www.wpbf.com/article/elephant-center-loses-two-of-its-residents/1323451
  • 2016-02-02 Bamboo:
  • Brittany Anderson

  • Ryan Easley, USA

  • http://www.jphpk.gov.my/English/Aug05%2015g.htm">"Seattle Transferring Ill-tempered Elephant," jphpk.gov.my, 2005-08-13

  • http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=1105">"Don't be bamboozled by anti-zoo animal rights activists," Elephant-News.com, 006-07-21
  • 2016-01-03 Thandi:
  • John Lehnhardt, Executive Director, The National Elephant Center, U.S.A.

  • Ryan Easley, USA

  • http://www.orlandosentinel.com/business/tourism/tourism-central-florida-blog/os-tsavo-disney-national-elephant-center-20151117-post.html

  • http://www.tcpalm.com/news/indian-river-county/350642041.html?d=mobile
  • 2015-12-30 Rama:
  • http://newsmaine.net/22885-oregon-zoo-euthanizes-31-year-old-elephant

  • http://portlandtribune.com/pt/9-news/153777-zoo-elephant-tests-positive-for-tb
  • 2011-04-08 Cindy:
  • http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=5196">"Dangerous Elephant To Get Bigger Quarters," Elephant-News.com, 1982-11-25
    http://www.komonews.com/news/archive/4077051.html">"Popular Elephant's Carcass Dumped With The Garbage," KomoNews.com, 2002-11-26

  • http://www.pdza.org/files/press_releases/94572a16127e39a9.pdf">"Zoo to rededicate elephant barn in Cindy’s memory," PDZA.org, 2003-02-11

  • http://www.jphpk.gov.my/English/Aug05%2015g.htm">"Seattle Transferring Ill-tempered Elephant," jphpk.gov.my, 2005-08-13


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