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A true fairy tale with no end …. TD im memoriam

Sep 21st, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

22.9.2018 – English/Deutsch
This tribute to Thomas Dörflein – and Knut – was first published on the 22.9.2012. I thought it’s worth publishing once more. / There are certain dates we will never forget. September 22nd 2008 was the day when we received the chocking news from Berlin.



Der alte blaue Eimer / Mutter-Kind-Schwimmen

Sep 21st, 2018 | By | Category: Munich/München

21.9.2018 von Anita – Quelle: UliS’ Forum
Quintana ist nicht wie ein Menschenkind. Ihr Spielzeug muss weder neu noch teuer sein – im Gegenteil! Quintana zeigt Euch was sie mit ihrem alten blauen Eimer so alles treibt.



Rundgang im Berlin Zoo 12.9.2018

Sep 20th, 2018 | By | Category: Gudrun's zoo reports

20.9.2018
Mittwoch 12.09.2018 ging es mit einer Freundin in den Zoo. Da sie lange nicht im Zoo gewesen ist, gab es einen großen Rundgang. Es war ein schöner Tag und meine Freundin war begeistert wieder einmal im Zoo zu sein.



Some mornings are difficult

Sep 19th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

19.9.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Just like we humans even our white fluffy friends have ‘those mornings’ when they don’t want to get up at all. Gerda and Kai had some difficulties this morning.



Wonderfully ‘devilish’ time in Copenhagen

Sep 18th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

18.9.2018 by Mervi & Vesa Here’s the second report from our visit in the Copenhagen Zoo. After spending a lot of time with the bears we continued to the ‘Oceania’ and the first lovelies we met were a herd of cangoroos. This was the first time we could see so many cangoroos so close in […]



Flocke visits Knuti – Part 3 / Flocke besucht Knuti – Teil 3

Sep 16th, 2018 | By | Category: Nostalgie

16.9.2018 – First published in 2009
Story: Teddybärenmutti, Collages and translation into English: Mervi, Originalphotos: Manuela R, Viktor, Jessy Berlin
The story of Flocke’s and Knut’s meeting goes on – here’s the part 3.



A polar bear family meeting in Mulhouse

Sep 15th, 2018 | By | Category: All Kinds of Everything

15.9.2018 – Photos by Hans Odermatt
Our friend Hans visited the polar bears in the Mulhouse Zoo on the 30th of August 2018. The old lady Tina was staying indoors but Vicks, Sesi and Nanuq were outing.



Aron loves his audience

Sep 14th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

14.9.2018 by Evi from Tallinn We like to look the polar bears in the zoo, but there’s no doubt – the bears also enjoy looking the zoo visitors. Our young polar bear boy Aron enjoys the public very much. One of his favorite activities is to pose for the audience. If there stay a lot […]



Sisu met ‘another him’!

Sep 13th, 2018 | By | Category: Lead articles

13.9.2018 – Photos by Marko Junttila, Ranua Wildlife Park

Terve! Hello! Dear friends, it’s been a while since I wrote to you but now it’s time again!

The Autumn is a lovely season here in northern Finland. The leaves of the trees and the bushes are flaming in all possible colours. It’s called ‘ruska’ in Finnish.



Kleines Nashörnchen stellt sich vor – mit VIDEO

Sep 12th, 2018 | By | Category: What's up in Berlin 2018

12.9.2018 von Monika aus Berlin
Am 05.09.2018 ist Nashorndame Betty aus dem Tierpark erneut Mama geworden. Es ist wieder ein kleiner Junge. Der Kleine kam gestern früh, pünktlich zum Dienstantritt der Pfleger, gesund auf die Welt.