|† Estrella||ID Number:||EEP Number: 6603 -|
|Species:||African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)|
|Sex and age:||Female ♀ 49 years old|
|Dead date:||† 2013-07-04|
|Death reason:||euthanised: arthritis/joint problems|
|Location:||Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park|
|Arrived||Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park 1997-03-20|
from Cabarceno Zoo Obregon (Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno)
Cabarceno Zoo Obregon (Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno) 1990-10-11
from St. Vrain Safaripark
St. Vrain Safaripark 1974-05-23
|Document updated||2009-11-27: text|
2011-12-25: arrival BD
EEG claim arrival in BD on March 8th, while BD state she arrived there in March 20th.
Estrella did not have this house name until her arrival 1990 in Spain.
Identity of previous house names are not known.
Moved on from France as apparently attacked a keeper. Moved on from Spain as had difficulties in the herd.
According to EEG/Haufellner, she was the largest female african elephant in europe.
2013-07-04: She was euthanized due to arthritis/joint problems that caused her to fall and was unable to get back up.
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