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Water-skiing Asian elephant dies in Georgia at 58
Queenie, a water-skiing Asian elephant who delighted fans in the 1950s, has been euthanized at the Georgia wildlife park where she lived her final years in retirement. "She had a declining quality of life and declining health...
2011-06-03   Atlanta, United States Category: death

Asian elephant Boo/Queenie Moves To San Antonio Zoo
Boo, also known as Queenie, is a female Asian elephant who used to be a circus performer worked by Wilbur Davenport, arrived Wednesday in San Antonio Zoo, as company for Lucky, who is a 50-year-old female. Queenie is believed...
2010-04-22   San Antonio, United States Category: relocation

Complaint filed against elephant leaser
The operator of a private company in Texas that exhibits elephants is facing multiple alleged violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act related to the care of three Asian elephants, two of which were rescued and brought to...
2009-10-23   San Diego, United States Category: welfare

Wheaton parade has it all. 'Big Queenie' joins local Fourth of July festivities
The Wheaton Fourth of July parade normally doesn't celebrate royalty. But if the royalty is "Big Queenie," a 10,000 pound Asian elephant, exceptions can be made. Big Queenie, from Barnes and Bailey Circus, was sponsored by th...
2007-07-05   Wheaton, United States Category: event

The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee Celebrates One Year Anniversary of Rescue of Eight Former Circus Elephants
One year ago, eight elephant veterans of the circus, Minnie, Lottie, Queenie, Debbie, Ronnie, Frieda, Billie and Liz were chained in a dark windowless barn. They had been that way for nearly two years. Today they spend their ...
2007-01-25   HOHENWALD, United States Category: event

Queenie, Elephant star of the 50s, and friend Elisabeth Dane reunited
Queenie was never an ordinary elephant. She water-skied, a talent that eluded her to Venezuela, Florida and New York City, where she appeared on The Tonight Show. In October, 38 years after Concord resident Elisabeth Dane bid...
2006-07-18   Concord, United States Category: circus

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