Kenny at Basel Zoo

† Kenny
ID Number:EEP Number: 6904 - 
Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Male 31 years
Dead date: 1998-05-19
Death reason: disease: joint/hind leg problem
Location:Basel Zoo
ArrivedBasel Zoo 1984-08-02 from Hannover Zoo
Hannover Zoo 1978-01-00
from Mary Chipperfield
Mary Chipperfield 1970-00-00
Born:1967 wild Uganda
Body height (m and feet): 3.20 meter, 10.5 feet
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 2 babies

  1. (F) 1992-03-20 -- † 1992-03-20 stillborn
  2. (M) 1992-04-09 -- † 2013-01-23 Pambo, EEP nr: 9201
Document updated2017-03-08: link to ele-wiki submitted
2017-03-08: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted

Sources, among others

  • height: Henry Merker, Tiergarten-Forum
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

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