Deceased elephants at Dickerson Park Zoo in United States

This database list 12 dead elephants

NrIdName
Species-Sex
AgeBirthDeath dateDeath reasonParentsArrivalArrival from locationImport
1 SSP id: 67
+ Mr. Ed (Khun Chorn, Khun-Chorn, K-C)
EM M
38captive-born
1978-05-19
2016-01-17euthanised collapsed, arthritisPacky x Me-Tu1980-02-28Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)
2 SSP id: 105
+ Connie (Pinky)
EM F
49wild
1964
2013-10-04?unknown x 1981-11-25Abilene Zoo
3 SSP id: 96
+ Minyahk (Ole C.C.)
EM F
61wild
1949
2010-08-04age bacterial disease, broken vertebrae x 1999-03-31Oklahoma City Zoo
4 SSP id: 641
+ Nisha
EM F
< 1 61captive-born
2006-07-18
2007-12-01disease Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A)Sabu (Sabu-hit) x Moola2006-07-18
5 SSP id: 520
+ Haji
EM M
3captive-born
1999-11-28
2002-06-07disease Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1B)Onyx (Big Mac) x Moola1999-11-28
6 SSP id: 104
+ Onyx (Big Mac)
EM M
40wild
1962
2002-05-22disease intestinal rupture x 1980-09-26ARC (Murray Hill-Arlan Seidon)
7 SSP id: 522
+ Pete
EM M
< 1 40captive-born
2000-04-12
2000-04-12unknown Onyx (Big Mac) x Vickie (Vicky, Vates)2000-04-12
8 SSP id: 405
+ stillborn
EM M
< 1 40captive-born
1997-09-06
1997-09-06stillborn Onyx (Big Mac) x Vickie (Vicky, Vates)1997-09-06
9 SSP id: 312
+ Maiya (Kate)
EM F
2captive-born
1991-07-26
1993-02-28disease Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virusOnyx (Big Mac) x Connie (Pinky)1991-07-26
10 SSP id: 278
+ Tuffy (Kathy)
EM F
28wild
1964
1992-09-07maternal death caesarean section x 1986-10-10Jo-Don Farms (Don Meyer)
11 SSP id: 334
+ stillborn
EM M
< 1 28captive-born
1992-09-07
1992-09-07stillborn Onyx (Big Mac) x Tuffy (Kathy)1992-09-07
12 SSP id: 106
+ noname
EM F
< 1 28captive-born
1985-06-12
1985-06-12unknown Onyx (Big Mac) x Connie (Pinky)1985-06-12


Source for the list of elephants deceased at Dickerson Park Zoo

Reference list

Facts about Deceased elephants at Dickerson Park Zoo in United States, Elephant Encyclopedia, Koehl, D. (2020), available online retrieved 26 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=97 (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)
2018-12-07 Nisha:
  • http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=2503">Elephant celebrates 1st birthday at zoo. Party, crafts and other fun mark Dickerson Park's first ZooFest
  • http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=2954">Elephant Calf Succumbs

  • https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/pharmacology_molecular_sciences/faculty/bios/haywardg.html'>Gary S. Hayward, Ph D. John Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
  • 2018-12-07 Haji:
  • Ryan Easley, USA

  • https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/pharmacology_molecular_sciences/faculty/bios/haywardg.html'>Gary S. Hayward, Ph D. John Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
  • 2016-01-22 Mr. Ed (Khun Chorn, Khun-Chorn, K-C):
  • http://www.dickersonparkzoo.org/Zoo/?p=7142
  • 2013-10-23 Connie (Pinky):
  • Ryan Easley
  • 2010-11-12 Onyx (Big Mac):
  • Ryan Easley, USA
  • 2010-11-12 Minyahk (Ole C.C.):
  • Ryan Easley, USA

  • "New Web Site Launches This Summer," Wild Times Vol 20 No 2, Summer 2009

  • http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=5171">"Sick Elephant being treated at Dickerson Park Zoo," Elephant-News.com, 2010-01-20
  • 2009-11-26 stillborn:
  • Ryan Easley, USA
  • 2009-11-25 Tuffy (Kathy):
  • Ryan Easley, USA
  • 2009-03-02 Pete:
  • Ryan Easley, USA


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