Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES) in United States


Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES)


Typesanctuary
Founded1995
First elephant arrived1995
AddressP. O. Box 393, 804 Darbytown Rd.
Zip-code38462
PlaceHohenwald
RegionTennessee
CountryUnited States
Websitehttp://www.elephants.com/
Relevant literature
Description

Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES), located at P. O. Box 393, 804 Darbytown Rd., in Hohenwald, in United States, was founded in 1995 and the first elephant arrived in 1995.

At Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES) lives 11 elephants with records in this database: (detail list)

  1. Shirley born 1948
  2. ,
  3. Billie (Billy) born 1953
  4. ,
  5. Ronnie (Maharani) born 1966
  6. ,
  7. Minnie (Packy II, Talli) born 1966
  8. ,
  9. Sissy (Gerry II) born 1968
  10. ,
  11. Debbie born 1971
  12. ,
  13. Tarra (Fluffie) born 1974
  14. ,
  15. Tange born 1975
  16. ,
  17. Flora born 1982
  18. ,
  19. Nosey (Tiny, Peanut) born 1982
  20. ,
  21. Sukari born 1984
  22. ,


Comments / pictures

1995: Founded by Carol Buckley and Scott Blais.
2004-2008: Between 2004 and 2008 this sanctuary received a group of circus elephants, which had been exposed of Tuberculosis.
2009: In July 2009 during routine TB skin testing of some workers at the facility indicated exposure to TB, and Public Health personnel launched an investigation. They eventually determined that 9 of 46 people whom they were able to contact had positive TB skin tests during the 2006-2009 period.


References for records about Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES)

Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2020). Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES), Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=253. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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