African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sabi at Beekse Bergen Safaripark


♀ Sabi
Sabi in Vienna Zoo in 2006, just before departure to Halle Zoo. Photo: © <a href=Jutta Kirchner' >
Sabi in Vienna Zoo in 2006, just before departure to Halle Zoo. Jutta Kirchner


Identification

EEP nr8501

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 36 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1985 wild
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2001-04-25 Abu EEP id: 20004
Locations
Present / last location:Beekse Bergen Safaripark, in Netherlands

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2009-07-21Beekse Bergen Safaripark
from Halle Zoo
Halle Zoo 2006-07-20
from Vienna Zoo
Vienna Zoo 1992-07-29
from Munich Zoo

Document updated2009-07-29:transfer
2009-09-25:picture
2017-03-08: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted
2017-03-08: link to ele-wiki submitted
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Description

Location


Sabi is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Beekse Bergen Safaripark, in Netherlands.

Sabi arrived Beekse Bergen Safaripark 2009-07-21, relocated from Halle Zoo, in Germany.

In Beekse Bergen Safaripark, Sabi lives together with 6 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Bongi born 2005-06-03
  2. ,
  3. Calimero born 1980
  4. ,
  5. Carla born 1986
  6. ,
  7. Madiba born 2016-05-04
  8. ,
  9. Pina Nessie born 2013-08-11?
  10. ,
  11. Punda born 1992
  12. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2001-04-25 Abu EEP id: 20004

Origin


Sabi was born wild 1985.


Comments / pictures

Sabi was the first elephant inseminated elephant cow in Europe, and her son Abu was the first european AI birth.


In Vienna, she was still in free contact, and was sometimes walked and ridden through the Zoo. Later, in Halle and Beekse Bergen, she has been managed in Protected contact.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Sabi, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Beekse Bergen Safaripark in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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