Bubbles an African savanna elephant at T.I.G.E.R.S. (Bhagavan Antle)

♀ Bubbles
Bubbles at T.T.G.E.R.S.
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Bubbles at T.T.G.E.R.S. Photo Courtesy of TigerFriends.com

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (486)
Body height: 2.74 meter, 9.0 feet
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1983 wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:T.I.G.E.R.S. (Bhagavan Antle), in United States

Date of Arrival

1984-00-00T.I.G.E.R.S. (Bhagavan Antle) from Hollywild Animal Park (David Meeks)

Document updated2011-04-09: New elephant RE
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Bubbles is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in T.I.G.E.R.S. (Bhagavan Antle), in United States.

Bubbles arrived in T.I.G.E.R.S. (Bhagavan Antle) 1984-00-00, relocated from Hollywild Animal Park (David Meeks), in United States.

In T.I.G.E.R.S. (Bhagavan Antle), Bubbles lives as single living elephant in this location(see detailed list).


Bubbles was born wild 1983.

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Records about Bubbles from Bob Cline
BUBBLES African Female
1984 - David Meeks
1984 to 2008 - Baghavan Antle ( T.I.G.E.R.S. )

Contradictory records:
The North American Regional Studbook for the African Elephant states Bubbles arrived at T.I.G.E.R.S. in 1986 from animal dealer Jurgen Schulz. Her birth is listed in 1983. However, the records of elephant historian Bob Cline state she was purchased from David Meeks in 1984. The zoo's website states the 350 pound baby elephant arrived in 1984, as well.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Bubbles, an African savanna at T.I.G.E.R.S. (Bhagavan Antle) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6963. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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