African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Shaka at Noahs Ark Zoo Farm

♂ Shaka


EEP nr9103


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 30 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1991 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Capture: 1993
Present / last location:Noahs Ark Zoo Farm, in United Kingdom

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2018-04-11Noahs Ark Zoo Farm
from Vienna Zoo
Vienna Zoo 2016-07-28
from Duisburg Zoo
Duisburg Zoo 1996-11-29
from Lisbon Zoo
Lisbon Zoo 1993-09-03
from Kruger National Park

Document updated2017-02-20: transfer
2018-04-11: transferred
Random literature


Shaka is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Noahs Ark Zoo Farm, in United Kingdom.

Shaka arrived Noahs Ark Zoo Farm 2018-04-11, relocated from Vienna Zoo, in Austria.

In Noahs Ark Zoo Farm, Shaka lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Janu born 2005-07-07
  2. , (see detailed list).


Shaka was born wild 1991 at Kruger National Park, captured 1993 .

Comments / pictures

Departured 2018-04-11 from Vienna to Bristol Zoo.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Shaka, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Noahs Ark Zoo Farm in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 July 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:


Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Shaka

    (The name Shaka is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)

  • Billboard
  • Buckles Blog
  • Elephant_Commentator
  • elefanten.wikia
  • Google Internet search
  • Google Books
  • ZooChat

  • Categories1991 births | EEP | 1993 captures | Elephants from Noahs Ark Zoo Farm | United Kingdom | African savanna elephants

    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24

    Elephant Encyclopedia and database

    Established 1995
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords
    Your ip: