San Antonio Zoo announces loss of beloved Asian elephant Karen

2022-03-12 - San Antonio, United States
The San Antonio Zoo announced the death of one of their Asian elephants, Karen, Wednesday afternoon. Karen passed away this afternoon while under the loving care and comfort of her veterinarians and animal care staff. Karen came to San Antonio Zoo in 2016 to join Nicole and Lucky, forming what was lovingly known as “The Golden Girls.” She was 52 years old, outliving the average lifespan of an Asian elephant which is 47.5 according to the Association of Zoos & Aquariums.

Extern Link Read full article (external link to the source article)
Extern Link Read about Karen in the Elephant Database (external link)
Extern Link Read about San Antonio Zoo in the Elephant Database (external link)

More from category deathMore from category: death
More from country United StatesMore from country: United States
More from location: SAN ANTONIO

Share this article

digg itDigg

Elephant news on your website?

Put elephant news newsticker on your website, which is automatically updated from our server with the latest 10 headlines, and where each headline is linked to the specific article.

When someone clicks on a headline it will open in a new window, so the visitor will remain on your website.

Later, this function will be developed with optional colors and sizes, so return here to check what is new.

Upon request, this ervice may also be customized to your choice.

Just put this code on the page where you want the newsticker:

When the ticker is on place on your site, feel free to inform me, maybe I can make a link back to you.At best, also register as a website member to get support and information about changes or updates.

No news?.

20 years on Internet!

ELEPHANT NEWS was created on 2001 in Munich, and relaunched in Phnom Penh in 2020, with almost 8 000 links to news articles about elephants on the Internet

A number of articles now also have a cross reference to the elephant database, either for individuals elephants and/or to an article about the location holding

In the right column, you can also see if an elephant has birthday today, and follow the link to more facts!

Sorry, no records matching your query.

Back in history: » »»

Elephant News


Established 2001
Search for keywords

Locations of visitors to this page No literature records match your query . Editor Dan KoehlGuestbookArchive+1995-2021 Latest headlinesBy countriesBy locationsElephant BooksSubmit NewsContact EditorAbout elephant-news.comLink to us!Links to newssitesTo Elephant FactsHeadlines