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Sophi, a 52-year-old African elephant, has died at the Indianapolis Zoo
Zoo officials said they made "the difficult decision" to euthanize Sophi after her condition declined over the last few days. At 52 years old, Sophi "was among the oldest African elephants in human care in North America."
2020-10-08   Indianapolis, United States Category: death

The big freeze. Tackling elephant inbreeding in zoos
Pittsburgh Zoo has joined an international effort to establish North America’s first elephant sperm bank. The plan is to distribute from it semen collected from wild elephants in South Africa and frozen. Project Frozen...
2012-03-01   Pittsburgh, United States Category: misc

New elephant calf for San Diego.
Early this morning (5:45 A.M.) Umngani the 21 year old African elephant gave birth to her third calf. A male. Mabhulane is now tied with Jackson for the most calves sired. Although their ratios are reversed: seven males and t...
2011-09-26   San Diego, United States Category: birth

Elephant in fatal accident will not be punished
The Knoxville Zoo African elephant that fatally injured one of her keepers will not be punished as multiple agencies begin to investigate what zoo officials call a tragic accident. Elephant keeper Stephanie Elaine James, 33, ...
2011-01-15   Knoxville, United States Category: misc

ShowMe Elephants: Tom Packs Elephants
The Tom Packs Elephants were considered the best trained elephant act of its time. Trained by elephant master Mac MacDonald, they represented the epitome of class and skill throughout the 1950s and into the 1960s. Originally ...
2010-10-06   St. Louis, United States Category: blog

Nominations are now open for the 2012 Indianapolis Prize
Nominations for the 2012 Indianapolis Prize, the world’s leading award for animal conservation, will be accepted from now until January 21, 2011. The $100,000 biennial award is given to an individual animal conservationist ...
2010-07-07   Indianapolis, United States Category: event

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