Beré at Belo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte)

ID Number:
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 43 years old
Location:Belo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte)
ArrivedBelo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte) 1977-08-00
Born:1975 wild Botswana
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. () 1983-05-23 -- † 1983-05-23 stillborn
  2. (F) 1987-07-06 Axé
  3. (M) 1992-04-19 Chocolate
  4. () 1996-09-17 -- † 1996-09-17 stillborn
Document updated2009-01-28: New elephant
2009-08-02: arrival year, country of origin
2010-05-22: text
2010-05-22: removed dead link
She came to the zoo as an exchange of animals. She had four calves with the male Joca. Berés first baby was a very difficult delay so the vets made a surgery to take out the dead baby.

Sources, among others

Internal relevant links

Search more on the web for Beré Guestbook Recent changes-updates Glossary - Encyclopedia Frequently asked questions Elephant Facts & Trivia Evolution Extinct:Proboscidea Species Anatomy Diseases People Care Footcare Training Breeding Database Location database Shiva Organizations Literature F Posters Website Webrings Contact Selected links News