In male animals, castration involves the removal of the testes.
Possibly, the first succesful castration of a male elephant was performed by DVM Murray Fowler. Source: castration of an elephant, by Murray E Fowler.
The second was castrated by Robert M. Miller, DVM, assisted by Fowler.
19 Elephants castrated.
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