Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Pia at Berlin Circus Union

 ☨ ♀ Pia  
Werner Hadrich and "Pia".
Werner Hadrich and "Pia".



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Born:* 1961 wild
Birth place:
Death reason: unknown:
Present / last location:Berlin Circus Union, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Berlin Circus Union
from Circus Barlay (Olympia, Berolina)
Circus Barlay (Olympia, Berolina) 1963-00-00
from George Munro

Document updated2011-11-28: picture
2011-12-20: corr arrival date to Barlay
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† Pia is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Berlin Circus Union, in Germany, . (see detailed list).


Pia was born wild 1961.

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2012-08-30Bbc radio broadcast tonight: this new strange world - pia the elephant - Elephant News

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Pia, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Berlin Circus Union in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 July 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Page 174-178, Jumbo auf dem Drahtseil - Elefanten dressuren von gestern und heute by Gerhard Zapf


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