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Captive-Held Male Elephants in N. America

Captive-Held Male Elephants in North America

Born of Swaziland Name Age Species captive born/WildCaught
Sedgwick County Zoo, Wichita, KS
Omaha Zoo, NE
Dallas Zoo, TX
Dallas Zoo, TX
Titan

Warren
Ajabu

Tendaji

6
8
<1
13
African
African
African
African
wild caught
wild caught
wild caught
wild caught

 

Location Name Age Species captive born/WildCaught
Birmingham Zoo, AL Callee/Calee 16 African captive born
Birmingham Zoo, AL Ajani 16 African captive born
Birmingham Zoo, AL Bulwagi 35 African captive born
Riddle’s Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary, Greenbriar, AK Maximus 13 African captive born
Riddle’s Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary, Greenbriar, AK Toby 36 African wild caught
Tucson Reid Park Zoo, Tuscan AZ Impunga 9 African captive born
Tucson Reid Park Zoo, Tuscan AZ Mabhulane 26 African wild caught
EARS, Salinas CA Butch/Mickey 35 African wild caught
Fresno Chaffee Zoo, CA Vusmusi 12 African captive born
LA Zoo, CA Billy 31 Asian wild caught
Oakland Zoo, CA Osh 22 African captive born
San Diego Safari Park, CA Macembe 6 African wild caught
San Diego Safari Park, CA Lutsandvor 6 African captive born
San Diego Safari Park, CA Ingadze 7 African captive born
San Diego Safari Park, CA Emanti 6 African captive born
San Diego Safari Park, CA Msholo 27 African wild caught
San Diego Zoo, CA Ranchipur 50 Asian wild caught
Denver Zoo, CO Groucho 46 Asian wild caught
Denver Zoo, CO Bodhi 11 Asian captive born
Denver Zoo, CO Billy 8 Asian captive born
Zoo Miami/Miami Metro Zoo, FL Dahlip 50 Asian captive born
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, FL Ali 25 African wild caught
Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Orlando, FL Tsavo 8 African captive born
Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Orlando, FL Mac/Maclean 34 African wild caught
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL P.T. 14 Asian captive born
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL Gunther 15 Asian captive born
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL Vance 53 Asian wild caught
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL Charlie 43 Asian wild caught
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL Osgood 17 Asian captive born
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL Irvin 11 Asian captive born
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL Barack 7 Asian captive born
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL Nate 4 Asian captive born
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation,Polk City, FL Romeo 23 Asian captive born
Busch Gardens, Tampa, FL Spike 34 Asian captive born
Lowry Park Zoo, Tampa, FL Sdudla 26 African wild caught
Gary Jacobson/Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, Smokey 32 Asian captive born
Two Tails Ranch/Patricia Zerbini, Williston, FL Rajah 46 Asian wild caught
Two Tails Ranch/Patricia Zerbini, Williston, FL Luke 31 Asian captive born
Busch Gardens, Tampa, FL Spike 34 Asian captive born
Indianapolis Zoo, IN Kedar 11 African captive born
Maryland Zoo, Baltimore, MD Samson 8 Asian captive born
Maryland Zoo, Baltimore, MD Snuffy/Tuffy 33 African wild caught
Kansas City Zoo, MO Tamani 11 African captive born
George Cardin Circus International, Springfield, MO Bo 29 Asian captive born
Dickerson Park Zoo, Springfield, MO Indy 44 Asian wild caught
St. Louis Zoo, MO Raja 23 Asian captive born
Grants Farm, St Louis, MO Bud/Budweiser 32 African wild caught
North Carolina Zoo, Asheboro, NC Artie 33 African wild caught
North Carolina Zoo, Asheboro, NC C’sar 42 African wild caught
Albuquerque Biological Park, NM Samson 17 Asian captive born
Albuquerque Biological Park, NM Albert 17 Asian captive born
Syracuse Zoo/Rosamond Gifford Zoo, NY Doc 18 Asian captive born
Syracuse Zoo/Rosamond Gifford Zoo, NY Chuck 7 Asian captive born
Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, OH Sabu 28 Asian wild caught
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, OH Willy 38 African wild caught
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, OH Hank 28 Asian captive born
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, OH Beco 7 Asian captive born
Toledo Zoo, OH Louie 13 African captive born
Endangered Ark Foundation, Hugo, OK Tommy (Mickey) 24 Asian captive born
Endangered Ark Foundation, Hugo, OK Obert 13 Asian captive born
Oklahoma City Zoo, OK Kandula 14 Asian captive born
Oklahoma City Zoo, OK Rex 48 Asian wild caught
Tulsa Zoo and Living Museum, OK Sneezy 44 Asian wild caught
Portland Zoo/Metro Washington Park Zoo, OR Packy 53 Asian captive born
Portland Zoo/Metro Washington Park Zoo, OR Samudra 8 Asian captive born
Wildlife Safari, Winston, OR George 35 African wild caught
International Conservation Center, Pittsburgh, PA Jack/Jackson 40 African wild caught
Knoxville Zoo, TN Tonka 37 African wild caught
Fort Worth Zoo, TX Casey 45 Asian wild caught
Fort Worth Zoo, TX Colonel Tusk 25 Asian captive born
Fort Worth Zoo, TX Bowie 2 Asian captive born
Houston Zoo, TX Thai/Thailand 51 Asian wild caught
Houston Zoo, TX Tucker 10 Asian captive born
Houston Zoo, TX Baylor 5 Asian captive born
Houston Zoo, TX Duncan 2 Asian captive born
Carson & Barnes Circus, Jefferson, TX Hugo 5 Asian captive born
African Lion Safari, Ontario George 17 Asian captive born
African Lion Safari, Ontario Johnson 15 Asian captive born
African Lion Safari, Ontario Jake 6 Asian captive born
Granby Zoo. Montreal, Quebec Tutume 17 African captive born
Hemmingford Parc Safari, Quebec Junot/Michael 33 African wild caught
African Safari/Puebla Zoo Ramos 45 Asian wild caught
Toluca Zoo/Zoologico de Zacango Ted 54 Asian wild caught
Toluca Zoo/Zoologico de Zacango Benny 25 Asian captive born
Zulia Maracaibo Zoo (Zoologico Parque Sur de Maracaibo) Tony ? Asian ?
Circo Chino de Pekin Roman 33 Asian captive born

Male Elephant Resources

Absolute Elephant Information Encyclopedia and database.
Database of the Asian Elephants at the Zoological Gardens.
Elephants on the Savanna. Dallas Zoo.
Holloway, L & Jennings, L. (2016) Elephant. Dallas ZooHoo! (Blog). Dallas Zoo
Keele, M. (2015). Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus) North American Regional Studbook. Oregon Zoo.
Kiiru, W. (2007). The Sad State of Captive Elephants in Canada. Toronto, Ontario: Zoo Check Canada.
Olson, D. (2011). North American Region Studbook for the African Elephant. Azle, Texas: International Elephant Foundation.
Peters. C. (2016 May 10). Omaha Zoo elephants now have names, and one of them is Warren. Omaha World Herald.
Salazar, D. (2016 April 8). New elephants at the Sedgwick County Zoo have names. The Wichita Eagle.