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Hogle's Kali the Elephant Euthanized

Hogle's Kali the Elephant Euthanized

Posted - Mar. 8, 2004 at 4:30 p.m.



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(KSL News) -- Another animal has been euthanized at Hogle Zoo.

The Zoo's grand dame, Kali the elephant was put down this morning.

This morning zookeepers found Kali alert, but lying on the floor of her exhibit.

Hogle's Kali the Elephant Euthanized

She was unable to get up, due to her severe joint arthritis. Kali was 59, the third oldest living Asian elephant in the country.

She lived at the zoo nearly her entire life, and was loved by generations of zoo patrons.

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