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Masters of Balance

Oct 20th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

20.10.2020 – Photos by Arkadij Laptenko
As usual Gerda starts a new day making sure that her kids Nordi and Shauna are presentable and ready to meet their fans.

All kinds of enrichment for the polar bear family in Novosibirsk

Oct 11th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

11.9.2020 – Photos by Arkadij Laptenko
Gerda is a good mother and wants to teach Shauna and Nordi good manners. Keeping the fur clean is a part of the education. Just like human kids the young polar bears aren’t always so happy about the cleaning.

Bathing in water and in snow

Sep 25th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

25.9.2020 – Photos by Oksana Kalinina and Anna Novikova
A nice swimming tour in the morning is always a good start of a new day. It’s not only refreshing but it also keeps the fur white and shiny.

Waiting for snow

Sep 14th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

14.9.2020 – Photos by Arkadij Laptenko
Gerda is a wise mother and knows that a cosy morning is a quarantee for a good day! That’s why the day always begins with some tender moments with Shauna and Nordi.

Harvest time for the polar bears in Novosibirsk

Sep 4th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

4.9.2020 – Photos by Arkadi Laptenko
The Summer is almost over and it’s time to look forward to the colourful Fall. The polar bears in Novosibirsk are, of course, even looking forward to the Winter with snow and ice.

Watering cans for the polar bear family

Aug 30th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

30.8.2020 – Photos by Anna Novikova and Arkadi Laptenko
As usual Gerda, Shauna and Nordi had a morning meeting making plans for the new day. Maybe the keepers will have some surprises for them …..

Cool Kai and his relaxing family

Aug 22nd, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

22.8.2020 – Photos by Arkadi Laptenko
This time I let Kai begin and present his early morning activities. He had a big fish for breakfast …. …. but suddenly he met a feathered guest on the rock and found it more interesting than the fish.

Silence, please – Gerda, Nordi and Shauna are napping

Aug 16th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

16.8.2020 – Photos by Anna Novikova
In the previous report we saw a very active polar bear family and even this report starts with action. However, the hot weather make even the most mobile family tired.

Being cool is a piece of cake for the polar bear family in Novosibirsk

Aug 4th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

4.8.2020 – Photos by Arkadi Laptenko
Oh bear, it’s been – and still is – an unusually hot Summer in Novosibirsk! However, our white fluffy friends know how to cope with the heat.

The polar bear family in Novosibirsk – who is who?

Jul 20th, 2020 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

20.7.2020 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Now that Nordi and Shauna have grown so much it isn’t always so easy to see who is who in the photos. This time the photos are ‘labelled’ with names. Thank you, Anna, for that!