African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Timbo at Shambala Preserve


 ☨ ♂ Timbo  
Elephant bull Timbi and Shambala founder, actor Tippi Hedren
Elephant bull Timbi and Shambala founder, actor Tippi Hedren


Identification

SSP nr508

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 49 years old
Origin
Born:* 1956 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 2005-07-16
Death reason: age:
Locations
Present / last location:Shambala Preserve, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1972-00-00Shambala Preserve
from Okanagan Game Farm

Document updated2011-04-17: Previous locations, Birth, SSP, Text RE
Relevant literature
Description

† Timbo is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Shambala Preserve, in United States, from age 2005-07-16. (see detailed list).

Origin


Timbo was born wild 1956.


Comments / pictures

From Wayne Jackson:
-Timbo- African male
-Arrived 1958, Penticton Game Farm
-Imported from Germany (Berlin Zoo?)
-Sold to Shambala Preserve, Acton California, 1973
-Died June 5th, 2005

Contradictory records:
The North American Regional Studbook for the African Elephant lists an arrival date for Timbo to Shambala "~Jan 1973."



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Timbo, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Shambala Preserve in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3881. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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