Deceased elephants at Auckland Zoo in New Zealand

This database list 6 dead elephants

Nr Sex Species Name Id Status Arrival locationImport
1+ ♀ EM Kashin ASMP id: 50 41Born: unknown 1968-12-10 Dead:2009-08-24 (37 years after arrival), euthanised chronic arthritis / foot abscesses1972-00-00 St. Pauls Como Zoo
2+ ♀ LA Koru SSP id: 381 3Born: wild 1980 Dead:1983-07-26, unknown 1983-04-04 Los Angeles Zoo
3+ ♀ EM Ma Schwe (Mashwe) ASMP id: 46 SSP id: 497 18Born: wild 1964 Dead:1982-08-02 (14 years after arrival), disease acute heart failure1968-10-30 San Diego Zoo
4+ ♀ EM Malini ASMP id: 35 18Born: wild 1953 Dead:1971-02-27 (10 years after arrival), disease officially pancreas problems1961-08-04
5+ ♀ EM Jamuna ASMP id: 13 48Born: wild 1917 Dead:1965-09-02 (42 years after arrival), age 1923-06-07 Calcutta Alipore Zoo (Alipore Zoological gardens)
6+ ♂ EM Rajah ASMP id: 20 19Born: unknown 1917 Dead:1936-03-09 (6 years after arrival), shot shot by a keeper, aggressive1930-06-00 Hobart Beaumaris Zoo

Source for the list of elephants deceased at Auckland Zoo

Reference list

Facts about Deceased elephants at Auckland Zoo in New Zealand, Elephant Encyclopedia, Koehl, D. (2023), available online retrieved 11 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this list:

Latest updateName of elephantSource (if it is a website, the target website will open in new window)
2018-07-12 Rajah:•
2013-08-30 Malini:•
2010-12-12 Ma Schwe (Mashwe):•
•  A Tiger by the Tail, A History of Auckland Zoo 1922 – 1992 by Derek Wood
2010-09-23 Jamuna:•
2010-05-23 Kashin:• Broke Noonan, Elephant Head Keeper
•  Ryan Easley, USA
•  "Elephants in Australia and New Zealand,"
•  "Much loved zoo elephant dies,", 2009-08-24

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Auckland Zoo is mentioned on Elephant News:

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2015-04-11Anjalee the elephant: auckland zookeeper has spent 6 months to get her here - Elephant News
2015-04-09Auckland-bound elephant anjalee arrives in niue - Elephant News
2015-03-13Auckland-bound elephant anjalee is on her way - Elephant News
Auckland zoo still working on niue elephant deal - Elephant News
2013-05-06Auckland zoo happiest home for this elephant - Elephant News
2013-04-20The tuakau zookeeper who was crushed to death by a former circus elephant broke her own rules about entering the animal's enclosure, a coroner says. - Elephant News
2020-11-25Auckland zoo announces decision to rehome elephants burma and anjalee - Elephant News

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