Elephant locations in Switzerland

11 locations has kept elephants in Switzerland

There is presently 20 (4,16) living elephants in locations in Switzerland (in this database)

Region: Switzerland is in this database included in europeOther regions
Location holdings:

11 location has kept 71 elephants in Switzerland

(Database tables with collection of elephants further down on the page)

Elephants in locations20 (4,16) living51 (6,43) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  4 / 20 
 20%
 Female  16 / 20 
 80%
 Free contact  15 / 20 
 75%
 Protected contact  4 / 20 
 20%
 No contact  0 / 20  0%
 Unknown contact  1 / 20 
 5%
 wild  0 / 20  0%

Internal relevant links

NameElephant collectionTypePlaceRegion
Basel Zoo
Kept totally 32 elephants
, 4 present (1,3)4 births13 relocated15 deathszooBasel
Circus Knie
Kept totally 50 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)6 births33 relocated17 deathscircusRapperswil
Circus Nock
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscircusOeschgen
Circus Pajazzo
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus
Circus Wulff
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated2 deathscircusBasel
Geneve Zoo (Le zoo de Genève)
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated1 deathszooGeneva
Johannes Künzler
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsdealer
Knies Kinderzoo
Kept totally 14 elephants
, 8 present (1,7)0 births2 relocated4 deathszooRapperswil
Peter Ryhiner
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathsdealerBasel
Wendel Huber
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivate
Zurich Zoo
Kept totally 30 elephants
, 8 present (2,6)12 births10 relocated12 deathszooZurich
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