Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, located at Jalan Taman Tasik Taiping, Taman Tasik Taiping, in Taiping, Malaysia, was founded in 1961.
At Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia lives 8 elephants with records in this database: (detail list)
Taiping Zoo (Malay: Zoo Taiping) is a zoological park located at the hill resort Bukit Larut, Taiping, Perak, Malaysia. Established in 1961, Taiping Zoo is the oldest zoo in Malaysia.
In 1991, the Wildlife Department of Malaysia, Perhilitan, captured three animals from a herd rampaging around Sungai Siput, Perak and relocated them to the Taiping Zoo. Setia the bull, three years old at the time of capture, and two females, Jalung and Jaya.