Buby (Bubi) at Circus Kludsky (Cirkusu Kludských)

Male African Bush elephant Buby (Bubi) at Circus Kludsky (Cirkusu Kludských)

† Buby (Bubi)
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Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Male, unknown years
Dead date: 1930
Death reason: disease: illness
Location:Circus Kludsky (Cirkusu Kludských)
ArrivedCircus Kludsky (Cirkusu Kludských) 1920-00-00
from Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe) 1920-00-00
from Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn)
Born: wild
Document updated2010-09-23
Contradictory records:
According to Rudolf Kludsky, he fetched Buby and other animals i Munich in autumn 1920, while other surces state he arrived at Kludsky in 1922.

Came to Circus Kludsky from Munich Zoo with the elephantkeeper Eberlein.

A young man Miloš Krinert stopped him when he ran away in panic and so he was hired as a elephant keeper.

Killed a circus worker in Temesvar, Romenia, during tour with Circus Kludsky.

Contradictory records:
According to a worker of National museum in Prague, where Bubis dermoplatique is stored, he died 1930 when the circus was in Spisska Nova Ves in Slovakia.
Other sources stat he died in 1933.


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