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Happy birthday to you, gorgeous Ranzo!

Nov 18th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

18.11.2017 by Mervi Dear Ranzo! How time flies – today you celebrate your 6th birthday although it feels like it was only yesterday you presented yourself as a cute cubbie to us. I remember so well the happy moments you had with mama Venus. Now you’re a gorgeous polar bear and you even have a beautiful […]



Is Gerda perhaps carrying a secret?

Nov 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

17.11.2017 – Photos by Anna Novikova, Video by Nina Kurbatkina
On the 14th of November Anna and Nina visited our polar bear friends in the Zoo Novosibirsk again. Gerda is taking things very easy for the time being. She looks very happy and roundish so maybe she’s carrying a sweet secret.



Happy birthday to you, beautiful Katjuscha!

Nov 16th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

16.11.2017 von Monika aus Berlin, Collage by Mervi Today a beloved polar bear has her birthday. Our Katjuscha is now 33 years old but the grand old lady is still going strong and she’s more beautiful than ever! On behalf of the readers of Knuti’s Weekly Magazine I wish Katjuscha a very happy birthday and […]



Now the ice carries Sisu’s weight!

Nov 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Lead articles

15.11.2017 – Photos by Marko Junttila, Ranua Wildlife Park

Terve! Hello! Servus! In my last report I told you we have snow and thin ice. Now I’m glad to inform you that the ice is – in most parts – thick enough to carry my weight! Oh bear, that’s so wonderful!

Follow me and I show you what I can do on the ice.



Lloyd und Valeska sind wieder zusammen

Nov 14th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

14.11.2017 von Birgit B
Lloyd und Valeska sind schon seit einiger Zeit wieder zusammen. Die Zusammenführung hatte prima geklappt. Alle zwei Jahre wird das Wasser bei den Eisbären gewechselt und die Anlagen gereinigt.



Giovanna & ihre Palette und Klickertraining

Nov 13th, 2017 | By | Category: Munich/München

13.11.2017 von Anita – Quelle: UliS’ Forum
Warum liebt Giovanna diese Palette so? Keine Ahnung – ist ja auch egal. Sie spielt gerne damit und ich sehe ihr gerne dabei zu.



‘King’ zeigte sich von seiner besten Seite

Nov 13th, 2017 | By | Category: Gudrun's zoo reports

13.11.2017
Am 12.11.2017 gab es noch einmal einen kurzen Besuch im Zoo Berlin. J.Q. zeigte sich von seiner besten Seite auf der Außenanlage, erst wurden die Leckerlis gesucht und dann wurde der Bambus auf seiner Bank verspeist.



Milk – a playful Japanese polar bear girl

Nov 12th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

12.11.2017 – Photos by Yoshida Mitsuyuki Polar bear Milk is a big attraction at a zoo in Kushiro, Hokkaido in Japan. She was born on the 4th of December 2012 at Oga Aquarium Gao in Oga, Akita Prefecture but came to Kushiro when she was two years old. According to her keepers Milk swims in her […]



Touch of Frost in Ranua

Nov 11th, 2017 | By | Category: Ranua

11.11.2017 – Photos by Marko Junttila, Ranua Wildlife Park
This is how it looks like on the path leading the visitors to the polar bears. Quite suitable don’t you think? This time I don’t show you photos of polar bears but of other beautiful animals in the snow.



Gerda and Kai are waiting for the real Winter

Nov 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

10.11.2017 – Photos by Anna Novikova, Video by Nina Kurbatkina
It’s been snowing in Novosibirsk but most of the snow has now melted away. Earlier this week our friend Anna visited the zoo. Gerda obviously likes the snow and is looking forward to more! Kai loves the icy water!