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Is it Christmas already?

Aug 17th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

17.8.2019 – Photos by Arkadij Laptenko
One morning Nordi and Shauna asked Gerda if Father Frost had visited them during the night. There was snow, a tree and even a nice gift waiting for them!

A red cone made Shauna’s and Nordi’s day

Aug 8th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

8.8.2019 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Even the polar bear kids get bored sometimes and it takes some innovative thinking from their mothers and, of course, their keepers to keep the small fur balls occupied and happy.

Gerda, Shauna and Nordi with green paws

Jul 28th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

28.7.2019 – Photos by Anna Novikova
The Summer is the highlight of the year for all gardeners. Even the keepers of the polar bears in the Novosibirsk Zoo thought some green stuff would be nice for their white fluffy friends.

A family day in the water

Jul 14th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

14.7.2019 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Mornings are the times when plans for the day are made. So even in the Zoo Novosibirsk. Gerda has closed the milk bar after giving Nordi and Shauna their breakfast. It looks like they ate a lot!

Patience is Gerda’s middle name

Jun 26th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

26.6.2019 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Mama needs some rest every now and then but she also needs to be ‘activated’ …. Gerda’s twins are very innovative finding activities to keep their mama busy! – The kids even have a ‘gift’ to you readers!

Nordi and Shauna – Ying and Yan in Novosibirsk

Jun 19th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

19.6.2019 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Now that Shauna and Nordi are very mobile it’s difficult to catch the whole family in photos. However, with a little patience it can be done. – The kids allow Gerda to have a time-out.

Water is a nice toy!

Jun 11th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

11.6.2019 – Photos by Anna Novikova
In the Novosibirsk Zoo Nordi and Shauna have discovered the pleasures of water and spend a lot of time in the wet element. They seem to have a never ending energy just like all polar bear cubs!

Shared joy is a double joy!

Jun 7th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

7.6.2019 – Photos and videos by Anna Novikova
One morning when Nordi and Shauna woke up they didn’t know what to do. Well, the best thing to do was, of course, to consult mama Gerda! Naturally, mama could help her kids!

Gerda’s twins have names now!

May 28th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

27.5.2019 – Photos by Anna Novikova
The 26th of May was the traditional Bear Day in the Novosibirsk Zoo and, of course, it was the perfect time to announce the names of Gerda’s sweet cubbies.

Gerda tries to make her twins jump into water

May 20th, 2019 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

20.5.2019 – Photos by Anna Novikova
This morning Gerda wanted to make her kids join her in the water. However, it took some time before she could get the twins’ full attention.