Jumbo at Sondelani Game Lodge (Basil Steyn)

Male ♂ African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) Jumbo at Sondelani Game Lodge (Basil Steyn)

Jumbo was a gentle ride elephant in Zimbabwe.
† Jumbo
ID Number:
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 30 years old
Dead date: 2005
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Sondelani Game Lodge (Basil Steyn)
ArrivedSondelani Game Lodge (Basil Steyn)
Born:1975 wild
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 2 babies

  1. (M) 1997 Sondelani
  2. (M) 2002 Temba
Document updated2007-02-04
Jumbo was a very gentle bull elephant, being able to provide rides for tourists on his back. He was also a proven breeder, and sired 5 calfs.

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