Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Endangered Ark Foundation in United States

♀ Rosie


SSP nr608


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 54 years old
Status:foot problems
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1969 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1970
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Endangered Ark Foundation, in United States

Date of arrival

Endangered Ark Foundation
from Hope elephants

2012-10-20Hope elephants
from Endangered Ark Foundation

Endangered Ark Foundation
from Carson and Barnes Circus

1999-10-03Carson and Barnes Circus
from Dickerson Park Zoo

1999-08-28Dickerson Park Zoo
from Carson and Barnes Circus

Record history
History of updates2009-04-12:New elephant RE

2010-02-10:Birth, SSP RE

2011-02-22:Previous locations RE



2018-05-12: transfer back to ARKs?
2018-10-01: link to EleWiki submitted

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Rosie is a living foot problems Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Endangered Ark Foundation, in United States.

Rosie arrived to the Endangered Ark Foundation unknown date, relocated from the Hope elephants, in United States.

Rosie lives together with 10 other elephants at the Endangered Ark Foundation:
  1. 1. ♀ Alta born 1964-07-11
  2. 2. ♂ Cameron Lee born 2020-08-02
  3. 3. ♀ Del Rita born 1970
  4. 4. ♀ Dory Marie born 2015-07-28
  5. 5. ♀ Lilly (Lillie) born 1967
  6. 6. ♀ Margaret born 1969
  7. 7. ♂ Obert born 2003-08-20
  8. 8. ♀ Suzy
  9. 9. ♂ Tommy (Mickey) born 1992-05-25
  10. 10. ♀ Whimpy born 1970

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Rosie was born wild 1969, captured 1970 .

Comments / pictures

Severe Arthritis.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Rosie, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Endangered Ark Foundation in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 March 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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