Aja at Rhenen Zoo (Ouwehands Dierenpark Rhenen)

Female African Bush elephant Aja at Rhenen Zoo (Ouwehands Dierenpark Rhenen)

Aja. Ouwehands Dierenpark Rhenen 08/2009. Photo: © Peter Stolk
ID Number:EEP Number: 7104 - 
Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Female 47 years
Management:Protected contact
Location:Rhenen Zoo (Ouwehands Dierenpark Rhenen)
ArrivedRhenen Zoo (Ouwehands Dierenpark Rhenen) 2006-04-07
from Sevilla Exotic animals reserve Castillo de las Guardas
Sevilla Exotic animals reserve Castillo de las Guardas 2005-10-18
from Erfurt Zoo
Erfurt Zoo 1974-06-08
from Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe) 1974-00-00
from Chipperfield organisation station
Born:1971 wild Uganda
Capture: 1974
Document updated2009-09-03: Management, Text, Image
2010-06-18: prev location
2013-04-10: mankiller
The three elephants of Ouwehands Dierenpark in Rhenen are managed in protected contact with target training. Aja had previously killed a keeper.

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