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Polarium Rostock Ende November – die Vergesellschaftung wird vorbereitet

Dec 7th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

7.12.2018 von Gisela H Ich lasse jetzt die Bilder von meinem zweiten Novemberbesuch weg. Die kann ich noch etwas später zeigen. Ende November wurde es in Rostock spannend. Die Pfleger haben den Vollschieber auf der Anlage geöffnet und so konnten sich die Bären auf der Anlage durch ein Gitter kennenlernen. Das war ein untrügliches Zeichen […]



Nanuq in Mulhouse got a new toy

Dec 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

3.12.2018 – Photos by Hans Odermatt Hans and Veronika have visited the Mulhouse Zoo on the 23rd of November. They didn’t come empty handed but brought a nice pylon to Nanuq. There’s no doubt the new toy was very much appreciated and both Sesi and Nanuq had lots of fun playing with it. Nanuq sitting […]



KNUT NOSTALGIE: Moonlighting – Schwarzarbeit

Nov 29th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

29.11.2018 – First published in 2008 (in English/auf Deutsch) Story by Knuti (with a little help from Mervi), Original Knuti photos by Hatmuth and Viktor, Collages by Mervi, Übersetzung: Doro The Zoo has made a lot of money thanks to me but I thought I can make it even better. You all know that I’ve been […]



Happy second birthday, ARON!

Nov 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

26.11.2018 by Evi from Tallinn ARON – the second cub of Friida and Nord, the little brother of Nora – was born in November 26th 2016. An interesting fact: The name Aron is ‘Nora’ if you read it backwards! Unlike Nora Aron was a very calm little cub: he didn’t climb on the bars, he even swam rarely, […]



Happy 5th birthday, dear NORA!

Nov 24th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

24.11.2018 by Evi from Tallinn November 24th 2013 – a very happy day in the Tallinn Zoo: after 11 years a lovely polar bear cub was born in the Tallinn Zoo – the first cub of Friida and Nord! She got the name NORA. The name was derived from the names of her father Nord […]



Happy second birthday, Sisu and Quintana!

Nov 21st, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

21.11.2018 – Photos by Marko Junttila and Birgit Born, Text and collage by Mervi 21st of November in 2016 was a happy day in Munich, Germany and in Ranua, Finland. Two sweet cubbies were born. Giovanna and Yoghi became parents to Quintana and Venus and Manasse became parents of Sisu. Quintana Sisu with mama Venus […]



Paljon onnea Ranzo! Happy birthday, Ranzo!

Nov 18th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

18.11.2018 – Photos by Evi from Tallinn, Text by Mervi On the 18th of November 2011 Venus gave birth to a sweet polar bear boy that later got the name Ranzo (RANuaZOo). The cub was the first polar bear ever born in Finland! At the age of 7 years Ranzo is a very impressive polar […]



Happy birthday, lady Katjuscha!

Nov 16th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

16.11.2018 – Photos by Monika aus Berlin, Text and collage by Mervi Today we celebrate the birthday of a very special polar bear lady – Katjuscha in the Berlin Zoo. Katjuscha was born on the 16th of November 1984 in Karlsruhe. Her parents were Nadine and Willie. On the 1st of October 1985 she came to […]



Betty und Karl im Schlammbad, Maisha ganz cool

Nov 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

12.11.2018 von Monika aus Berlin Berlin hat ja zurzeit zwei kleine Nashörnchen. Eines haben sie beide gemeinsam. Sie haben noch keine Hörner.Aber ansonsten sind die beiden sehr verschieden. Der Panzernashorn – Junge Karl aus dem Tierpark weicht kaum von der Seite seiner Mama Betty. Das kleine Spitzmaulnashorn-Mädchen Maisha aus dem Zoo dagegen ist sehr selbstbewusst, […]



Polarium Rostock – Sizzel und Noria, eine liebenswerte Eisbären WG

Nov 11th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

11.11.2018 von GiselaH Am Sonntag 28. Oktober war ich wieder im Rostock im Zoo. Dafür gab es einen guten Grund, denn wenige Tage zuvor sind sich Norinka und Sizzel das erste Mal auf der Anlage begegnet. Als ich wenige Sekunden nach 9:00 Uhr im Polarium ankam, waren die Bärinnen noch im Innenbereich. Auf dem großen […]