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Guitara at Unknown

Guitara
ID Number:EEP Number: 9002 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ maybe about 49 years old (estimated age)
Management:unknown
Location:Unknown
ArrivedUnknown 1995-11-15
from Longleat Safari Park
Longleat Safari Park 1995-03-29
from Belfast Zoo (Bellevue Gardens)
Belfast Zoo (Bellevue Gardens) 1990-01-19
from Twycross Zoo
Born:1969? unknown
Capture: 1975,
Document updated2011-10-04: previous Bollette, merged with http://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1805
2013-04-30: text
In Belfast: 'Guitara' did not cycle normally and despite hormone treatment did not conceive.

1995: Supposed to have been sold to unknown circus.

Records about Guitara from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Guitara:

9002 F ~ 1969 WILD WILD WILD ~ 1975 NONE Capture Guitara
TWYCROSS 1 Apr 1975 816 Transfer
BELFAST 19 Jan 1990 266 Transfer
LONGLEAT 29 Mar 1995 ______ Transfer
CIRCUS 15 Nov 1995 ______ ltf Transfer

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

Sources, among others

  • http://minutes.belfastcity.gov.uk/Data/Client%20Services%20-%20Parks%20&%20Amenities%20Sub/19970325/Minutes/$Minutes.doc.pdf

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