Mogli an African savanna elephant at Dresden Zoo

♀ Mogli
Elephant Mogli and Dan Koehl Dresden Zoo 1999. Photo: Thomas Sickert, Dresden Zoo.
Elephant Mogli and Dan Koehl Dresden Zoo 1999. Photo: Thomas Sickert, Dresden Zoo.

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 26 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 9907
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1995 wild
Birth place: in Tuli Block
Capture: 1997
Freight:Air cargo
Present / last location:Dresden Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1999-01-13Dresden Zoo
from African Game Services (Ricardo Giazza)
African Game Services (Ricardo Giazza) 1998-07-00
from Tuli Block

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2018-03-14: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted
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Mogli is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Dresden Zoo, in Germany.

Mogli arrived in Dresden Zoo 1999-01-13, relocated from African Game Services (Ricardo Giazza), in South Africa.

In Dresden Zoo, Mogli lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Drumbo born 1990
  2. ,
  3. Sawu born 1996
  4. ,
  5. Tonga born 1989
  6. , (see detailed list).


Mogli was born wild 1995 at Tuli Block, captured 1997 . and imported 1999, Air cargo

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Mogli, an African savanna at Dresden Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 January 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel


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