Congo at Western Plains Zoo



† Congo
ID Number:Local id Number: 830019 -    SSP Number: 322 - 
Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 42 years old
Dead date: 2000-11-10
Death reason: disease: pneumonia
Location:Western Plains Zoo
ArrivalWestern Plains Zoo 1983-02-10
from Lion Country Safari, Inc - Laguna Hills
Lion Country Safari, Inc - Laguna Hills 1970-06-00
from Frank Thompson (Bradenton)
Born:1958 wild
Capture: 1969,
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 3 babies

  1. (M) 1980 -- † 1994-12-31 Diamond (Zimbabwe), SSP nr: 383
  2. (M) 1980 -- † 1980 stillborn, SSP nr: 385
  3. (M) 1982 -- † 1982 noname
Document updated2010-10-04: Text RE
2011-04-06: Previous locations, Birth, SSP RE
2012-03-12: local Nr, changed birth year
Congo appeared opposite John Wayne in the African adventure movie, Hatari!

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