Dunja an Asian elephant at Skopje Zoo

♀ Dunja
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 51 years old
Id number
Body height: 2.96 meter, 9.7 feet
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1969 wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Skopje Zoo, in Macedonia

Date of Arrival

2018-09-00Skopje Zoo from Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio)
Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio) 2015-00-00
from Anton Frank
Anton Frank 1972-00-00
from Zirkus May (Jonny May-Frank)

Document updated2012-09-18: height
2015-12-29: transfer
2018-04-13: link to EleWiki submitted
2018-09-10: transferred
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Dunja is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Skopje Zoo, in Macedonia.

Dunja arrived in Skopje Zoo 2018-09-00, relocated from Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), in Belgium.

In Skopje Zoo, Dunja lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Daela (Delia)
  2. , (see detailed list).


Dunja was born wild 1969.

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One of europes largest female Asian elephants.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Dunja, an Asian at Skopje Zoo in Macedonia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1432. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Anton Frank


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