Indy (Butch) an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Dickerson Park Zoo

Indy (Butch)
ID Number:   SSP Number: 27 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 49 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Dickerson Park Zoo
ArrivalDickerson Park Zoo 2012-11-00
from Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)
Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo) 1985-06-24
from Smokey Jones (Robert Jones)
Smokey Jones (Robert Jones) 1984-00-00
from Have Trunk Will Travel (Gary and Kari Johnson)
Have Trunk Will Travel (Gary and Kari Johnson) 1983-00-00
from Jeffries
Jeffries 1980-12-08
from Oklahoma City Zoo
Oklahoma City Zoo 1979-03-28
from Southwick Animal Farms, Inc
Southwick Animal Farms, Inc 1975-09-23
from Milwaukee County Zoo
Born:* 1971 wild
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 10 babies

  1. (M) 1990-05-12 -- † 1990-05-12 stillborn, SSP nr: 305
  2. (M) 1991-07-10 Emmett (Tundi), EEP nr: 9102, SSP nr: 310
  3. (F) 1993-12-14 -- † 1995-04-26 Kumari, SSP nr: 350
  4. (F) 1995-06-20 Kirina, SSP nr: 368
  5. (F) 1996-07-05 Rani, SSP nr: 386
  6. (F) 1997-02-28 Mali, SSP nr: 424
  7. (F) 2000-02-10 -- † 2003-04-12 Preya, SSP nr: 521
  8. (F) 2001-05-06 -- † 2001-05-06 stillborn, SSP nr: 536
  9. (M) 2005-07-31 -- † 2005-08-04 Kedar, SSP nr: 635
  10. (F) 2006-06-08 -- † 2006-06-08 stillborn, SSP nr: 640
Document updated2009-03-04: Name, Management
2013-02-23: transfer

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Indy (Butch), an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Dickerson Park Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=771. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Jackson Lee Byrd

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