Judy an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Oklahoma City Zoo

☨ Judy
ID Number:   SSP Number: 172 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 52 years old
Dead date: 1997-10-08
Death reason: disease: Cancer
Location:Oklahoma City Zoo
ArrivalOklahoma City Zoo 1949-07-19
from Fort Worth Zoo
Born:* 1945 wild Thailand
Document updated2008-12-26: Notes
2009-11-22: Previous locations, SSP, Birth, Text
Judy the elephant and Bab-Bo the chimp, the only two animals in the world ever to be trained to do a mouth to mouth carry. Trained and presented for the Oklahoma City Zoo by Geo. W. Slim Lewis."

Contradictory records:
The North American Regional Studbook for the Asian Elephant does not list Judy as residing at the Fort Worth Zoo.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Judy, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Oklahoma City Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3516. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Ryan Easley, USA

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