Novosibirsk

Gardening Gerda and Kai in a playing mood

Aug 4th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

4.8.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
One morning when Gerda came out she found some tree branches the keepers had brought her. Of course, the green stuff had to be examined very thoroughly. Kai was asking Gerda for a swimming tour.



New toys for polar bears

Jul 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

12.7.2018 – Source: Novosibirsk Zoo, Photos: Anna Novikova
The Novosibirsk Zoo continues to work on improving the living conditions for their animals. One of the most important issues of animal welfare is the enrichment of their environment. Simply put, we try to make sure that our animals are not bored.



Sleeping feline beauties

Jun 29th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

29.6.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Many visitors think it’s boring when the animals are sleeping and not actively playing or doing anything. However, what could be more wonderful to see than peacefully resting cats?



A special day for polar bears

Jun 1st, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

1.6.2018 – Source: Novosibirsk Zoo, Photos by Anna Novikova and Andrej Polyakov
On the 27th of May the Novosibirsk Zoo arranged a special Bear Day. This day is a tradition since many years and it’s a day for both the bears and the visitors.



Himalayan black bear cubs and sweet cougar girl Sofinka

May 11th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

11.5.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
The Himalayan black bears Kostya (male) and Chelsea (female) in the Novosibirsk Zoo became parents to three sweet cubbies on the 12th of January 2018.



A study in white fluffiness

Apr 20th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

20.4.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Privet! Hello! I’m your friend Gerda in the Novosibirsk Zoo. The Spring has come here, too, and the snow is slowly melting away. I’ll tell you more about it in the next report but this time I want to show you some nice photos Anna has taken of me.



Gerda and Kai had a lazy morning

Mar 30th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

30.3.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
We all know that there are morning when we simply don’t want to get up. Even Gerda and Kai had one of those mornings …. but in the afternoon it was time for action again!



Puma girl Sofia is a real heart melter

Mar 21st, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

21.3.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova There are not only gorgeous polar bears in the Novosibirsk Zoo. There are many beautiful cats, too. This time I want to present the sweet puma girl Sofia to you. This zoo has kept pumas since 1967. It’s been 5 years since a puma baby was born in Novosibirsk but in November […]



Gerda thinks Kai is getting too macho

Mar 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

12.3.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Privet (hello) to you all! I’m Gerda but I’m not fully awake yet. I must have my meditative morning moment before getting more active.



Gerda and Kai are together again!

Feb 26th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

26.2.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
On the 21th of February Anna challenged the cold weather and went to the zoo again. Despite of a cold she had caught she wanted to meet our polar bears again. Kai and Gerda are together again.