Novosibirsk

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.



Gerda and Kai got red ‘teddybears’

Feb 13th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

13.2.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova
Anna visited the zoo on the 3rd of February. She and her friend Valentina thought Gerda and Kai had looked a bit bored so they brought new red barrels to them.



Kai found a toy in the snow

Feb 4th, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

4.2.2018 Photos by Nina Kurpatkina
As you already know it has been and still is extremely cold in Novosibirsk. However, Nina challenged the tough weather conditions and visited the zoo on the 27th of January.



Gerda and Kai have a real polar bear weather!

Jan 31st, 2018 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

31.1.2018 – Photos by Anna Novikova, Videos by Nina Kurpatkina
In Novosibirsk the temperature has been around -38 C lately. Anna and Nina visited Gerda and Kai on the 17th of January but for the time being it’s too cold for a zoo visit.