Shanti is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Houston Zoo, in United States.
Shanti arrived Houston Zoo 2001-04-09, relocated from ARC (Murray Hill-Arlan Seidon), in United States.In Houston Zoo, Shanti lives together with 12 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)
Shanti was born captive-born 1990-10-11 at Lincoln Park Zoo.
Parents of Shanti are: ♂ Onyx (Big Mac) (father) and ♀ Bozie (mother).
Sire:Onyx (Big Mac)Born: 1962 Dead:
Dame:BozieBorn: 1975 Dead:
Shanti was first bred at 11 years old by Thai in the summer of 2002. She gave birth at age 13 to Bella.
In February 2010, the Houston Zoo announced that two of its female elephants were pregnant. Shanti was due to give birth in the spring and Tess in the fall, both impregnated naturally by the zoos breeding bull, Thai.
2014-02-08: Shanti had a 385-lb (174.6) male calf named Duncan early this morning.
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