Deceased elephants at Colchester Zoo in United Kingdom

This database list 7 dead elephants

Nr Sex Species Name Id Status Arrival locationImport
1+ ⚪ LA stillborn < 1 Born: captive-born 2011-10-08
Tembo x Zola
Dead:2011-10-08, stillborn
2+ ⚪ LA stillborn < 1 Born: captive-born 2010-02-24
Jack x Opal
Dead:2010-02-24, stillborn
3+ ⚪ LA stillborn EEP id: 200800 < 1 Born: captive-born 2008-03-01
Tembo x Zola
Dead:2008-03-01, stillborn still in uterus
4+ ♀ LA Rosa EEP id: 8311 24Born: wild 1983 Dead:2007-11-06 (9 years after arrival), euthanised vaginal/urinary tract issues1998-02-28 Mary Chipperfield’s Circus1985?
5+ ⚪ LA stillborn EEP id: 20025 < 1 24Born: captive-born 2005-04-05
Tembo x Zola
Dead:2005-04-05, stillborn
6+ ⚪ LA stillborn < 1 24Born: captive-born 2003-12-10
Tembo x Zola
Dead:2003-12-10, stillborn
7+ ♀ EM Caroline 24Born: wild Dead:, unknown

Source for the list of elephants deceased at Colchester Zoo

Reference list

Facts about Deceased elephants at Colchester Zoo in United Kingdom, Elephant Encyclopedia, Koehl, D. (2023), available online retrieved 1 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)
2020-12-05 Rosa:• Sadness as zoos elephant is put down, 11/08/2007
• Roger Cawley
2012-11-15 stillborn:• EEG Magazine nr 20, December 2011, by European Elephant Group

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Colchester Zoo is mentioned on Elephant News:

DateLinks which opens in new window
2013-05-05Visitors to colchester zoo were surprised to see a helicopter land in the elephant enclosure today after a teenager was taken ill. - Elephant News
2010-08-20Giant step forward as addo elephants’ territory doubles (video) - Elephant News
2009-01-30Elephant paternity mix-up at zoo - Elephant News
2009-01-27Opal the elephant is pregnant - Elephant News
2008-10-17British zoo celebrates first elephant in the uk to conceive by artificial insemination - Elephant News
2008-09-12Elephants show how to have fun - Elephant News
2007-12-28African elephants jambo and kito set to leave colchester zoo to bioparc valencia in spain - Elephant News

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