Tin Tin Htoo an Asian elephant at Port Lympne Zoo

 ☨ ♀ Tin Tin Htoo  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 22 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 8311
Born:* 1983-09-30 unknown
Birth place:
Freight: By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam
Dead date: 2005-07-13
Death reason: euthanised: Euthanasia after birth problem
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2005-07-12
(dead † 2005-07-12)
Present / last location:Port Lympne Zoo, in United Kingdom

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1999-11-22Port Lympne Zoo
from Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) 1996-09-05
from Rhenen Zoo
Rhenen Zoo 1989-06-05
from Soest Zoo
Soest Zoo 1989-06-01
from E.A.G. van den Brink
E.A.G. van den Brink
from Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)

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† Tin Tin Htoo is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Port Lympne Zoo, in United Kingdom, of euthanised in 2005-07-13. Official death reason described as Euthanasia after birth problem. (see detailed list).


  1. (F) 2005-07-12 -- † 2005-07-12 stillborn


Tin Tin Htoo was born unknown 1983-09-30. and imported 1989, By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam

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5 females to Zoo Rhenen, Holland. They were inspected by Mr Peter up country and at Rangoon Zoo.
van den Brink, 2014

1995: Artificially inseminated with the bull from Portland in Oregon.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Tin Tin Htoo, an Asian at Port Lympne Zoo in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 4 March 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=688. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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