Azizah (Lay,Layang Layang) at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

† Azizah (Lay,Layang Layang)
ID Number:EEP Number: 8403 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 34 years old
Dead date: 2018-02-00
Death reason: euthanised:
Location:Whipsnade Wild Animal Park
ArrivedWhipsnade Wild Animal Park 2001-12-04
from London Zoo
London Zoo 1985-10-25
from
Born:1984-04-00 wild Malaysia
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2004-09-25 -- † 2017-04-00 Euan (Toomai), EEP nr: 200406
  2. (M) 2008-01-17 -- † 2009-05-03 Donaldson (Riddle), EEP nr: 200801
  3. (M) 2011-10-18 Scott, EEP nr: 201110
  4. (M) 2014-09-16 Sam, EEP nr: 201410
Document updated2010-01-15: Previous locations, Text
2018-02-28: dead
Wildlife and National Parks in the Malaysian Government donated Layang Layang to the London Zoo as a diplomatic gift in October 1985.

On New Year's Eve 2009, Azizah knocked a handler into a tree during a routine walk. The keeper was hospitalized with bruising to his arm.

Sources, among others

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

Search more on the web for Azizah (Lay,Layang Layang)

54.166.207.223Home 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