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Knut nostalgie – It’s been a wonderful winter!

Mar 5th, 2021 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.3.2021 – This story was published first in March 2010. Photos by LeenaP Ciao amici! Hihii … I speak quite fluent Italian nowadays. Wow, what a winter we’ve had. La Donna and I are so glad it lasted so long this time. Hopefully it will come again in December! A white 4th birthday would be […]



Alaska – Keeping Up with the Keepers

Mar 4th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

4.3.2021 – Source: the Alaska Zoo We have some recent images from the zookeepers to share. They have a unique perspective working closely with the animals and are able to capture some fun moments. Meet Sabertooth, the zoo’s new petting zoo rabbit! He is a new arrival and is still getting used to his new […]



What a wonderful Polar Bear Day for Gerda and Kai

Mar 3rd, 2021 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

3.3.2021 – Photos by Arkadi Laptenko
The International Polar Bear Day was celebrated with lots of surprises for the polar bears – both eatable gifts and toys.



Schöner Wintertag Zoo Berlin 14.02.2021

Mar 2nd, 2021 | By | Category: Gudrun's zoo reports

2.3.2021 von Gudrun
Die Pandas hatten nichts Besseres zu tun als sich hinter der Bambushecke aufzuhalten und genüsslich den Bambus von der Hecke zu futtern.



Vienna – Nora and Finja rocking in the snow

Mar 1st, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

1.3.2021 – Photos by Jutta Kirchner There are signs of the Spring in the air but luckily it’s been snowing almost everywhere so our white fluffy friends in the zoos have had a chance to enjoy their right element. In Vienna Nora and Finja were gladly surprised waking up to a snowy February day. Look, […]



Finland – The brown bears in Korkeasaari are awake again

Feb 28th, 2021 | By | Category: News and reports from Scandinavia

28.2.2021 – Source: Zoo Korkeasaari, Photos by Annika Sorjonen
The brown bears in the Zoo Korkeasaari have waken up after the three months long hibernation. This time the ‘Winter nap’ was a little longer than usual.



Hellabrunn – Internationaler Eisbärentag

Feb 27th, 2021 | By | Category: Anita's reports

27.2.2021 – Source: Tiergarten Hellabrunn
Hellbrunn has published an article on International Polar Bear Day, with pictures of the Munich bears Giovanna, Nanuq und Nuna.



International Polar Bear Day 2021

Feb 27th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

27.2.2021 – Source: Polar Bears International, Collages by Mervi Today we dedicate an article especially for our giant white friends in the wild. Because the Polar Bears International has excellent information about this special day I refer to their information. PBI’s International Polar Bear Day is February 27th! Every year, this global event draws attention […]



Russia – Baby bears’ debute

Feb 26th, 2021 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

26.2.2021 – Source: Sarfari-Park Gelendzhik
As you may remember two polar bear cubs were born in November 2020 in Sarfari-Park Gelendzhik. The proud parents are mother Serjoska and father Commodore Sedov. A few days ago the cubs made their first public appearance.



Welcome to Ranua, Nord!

Feb 24th, 2021 | By | Category: Lead articles

24.2.2021 – Photos by Marko Junttila, Ranua Wildlife Park

The female polar bear Venus has been the only polar bear in the Ranua Wildlife Park since her son Sisu moved to Doncaster. Soon she will have a male companion because the 15 years old male Nord came to Ranua on the 22nd of February.