Jake at Denver Zoo

Jake
ID Number:   SSP Number: 687 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 9 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Denver Zoo
ArrivedDenver Zoo 2018-10-08
from African Lion Safari
African Lion Safari 2009-11-02
from
Born:2009-11-02 captive-born in
African Lion Safari
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 122.00 kgs, 268.40 lbs
Parents: Rex (Bimbo, Barney) x Natasha
Siblings through the father Rex (Bimbo, Barney):
  1. 2005-11-04(F) Opal
  2. 2006-04-13 -- † 2006-04-13 (M) Logan
  3. 2006-04-23(F) Emily
  4. 2008-07-15(M) Chuck
  5. 2014-12-22(F) Achara
  6. 2018-10-09(F) Kai
Siblings through the mother Natasha:
  1. 2005-11-04(F) Opal
  2. 2013-08-02(F) Nellie
Jakes pedigree:
P I II III

Jake

Sire:
Rex (Bimbo, Barney)

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Dame:
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Dame:
Natasha

Sire:
Tusko (Sobik)
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Whimpy
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Document updated2010-07-16: parents, birth year
2010-07-17: weight
2010-11-14: Birth, SSP, Text RE
2018-10-08: transferred to Denver
Jake was the first elephant born via artificial insemination in Canada. He was the thirteenth elephant born at African Lion Safari and brought the herd size to sixteen.

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