Rosy at Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)

† Rosy
ID Number:   SSP Number: 40 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 42 years old
Dead date: 1993-01-28
Death reason: euthanised:
Location:Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)
ArrivedPortland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo) 1953-09-14
Born:1951 wild Thailand
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1962-10-02 -- † 1996-02-13 Me-Tu, SSP nr: 49
  2. (F) 1965-12-03 Cora (Noel), SSP nr: 52
  3. (F) 1970-04-26 -- † 2004-07-21 Tina, SSP nr: 57
  4. (F) 1973-10-31 -- † 1986-10-26 Emma (M&M), SSP nr: 63
  5. (M) 1979-10-05 -- † 1993-02-01 Thongtrii, SSP nr: 68
  6. (M) 1983-04-01 -- † 2015-03-30 Rama, SSP nr: 71
Document updated2009-11-27: Birth RE
2010-12-31: Text, Cause of death RE
Rosy was the first elephant at the Metro Washington Park Zoo

Sources, among others

  • "Table 4: Captive Elephants 1988-1999 and Additions to 1980-1988 Records," Elephant, The Publication of the Elephant Research Foundation, Vol 2 No 4, January 2000. p 65-71

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