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Sisu found out the secret of Agent 007 ½

Aug 10th, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

10.8.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! Greetings from the hot Ranua! Because of the heat I’m spending most of my time in the water. This is a good chance to tell the big ball who’s the boss in this pool! You must admit my back stroke exercises are simply brilliant. Although I’m a […]



Quintana is happy in her new home

Aug 8th, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

8.8.2020 – Photos and videos by MrsGiraffe Quintana arrived at Zoo de La Flèche in France from Tierpark Hellabrunn in Germany on 9th July 2020 and wasted no time settling in. The Bavarian Fräulein is now an elegant French Mademoiselle. 🙂 Quintana seems to be quite satisfied with the catering service! 🙂 She is a […]



Finja, Kibali and other cuties in Vienna

Aug 7th, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

7.8.2020 – Photos by Jutta Kirchner The weather gurus have predicted a very hot weather in Vienna during the next few days so Finja and mama Nora are already ‘rehearsing’ how to cope with the heat. The coolest place is, naturally, the pool even though the water isn’t as cold as our white friends would […]



Cuteness overload in the Novosibirsk Zoo

Aug 1st, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

1.8.2020 – Photos by Anna Novikova and Arkadi Laptenko Three manul cat ladies have given birth to no less than 16 kittens! One mama has three kittens, another has five and the third mama has eight babies. That’s what I call a baby boom! 🙂 Here’s a proud manul mama with one of her kittens. […]



Sisu sends you sunshine greetings from Ranua

Jul 31st, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

30.7.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! This time I want to send you happy and sunny greetings from northern Finland. As you can see I’ve been quite busy making my enclosure look like a garden. Mama and I are doing just fine and I’m glad to tell you that the corona situation in […]



Abendspaziergang durch den Zoo Berlin am 17.07.2020 – Teil 2

Jul 28th, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

28.7.2020 von Anke B Während unseres Rundgangs hörten wir fast nur die Vogellaute der Reiher und Krähen und das schrille Zirpen der Mauersegler, die immer noch unermüdlich nach Futter für ihre Brut jagten. Seit ca. zwei Wochen ist der Gesang von Amseln und anderen Singvögeln fast völlig verstummt. Als ich das u.a. auf unseren abendlichen […]



When Vesko met Rada – two happy bears!

Jul 26th, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

26.7.2020 – Source: Four Paws International Our 10-year-old Vesko is not lonely anymore. We are astonished by bear Vesko’s fast progress. If you remember, we rescued the bear late last year and his progress and change have been incredible! Most of all, he has already successfully been socialised with another bear, Rada. After monitoring of […]



Abendspaziergang durch den Zoo Berlin am 17.07.2020 – Teil 1

Jul 24th, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

24.7.2020 von Anke B Seit einigen Wochen gibt es die Möglichkeit, an zwei Abenden pro Woche – jeweils Donnerstags und Freitags – , mit einem entsprechenden Zeitfenster den Zoo bis 21 Uhr zu besuchen, die wir an den Freitagen einige Male wahrgenommen haben. Nach einem entspannten Abendessen im „Schleusenkrug“, einem gemütlichen Biergarten an einer Schleuse […]



Charming Finja and Peaches’ sweet baby seal

Jul 22nd, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

22.7.2020 – Photos by Jutta Kirchner Servus from Vienna! I hope you recognize me although I’m growing so fast. It’s me – your sweet Finja! My mother Nora and papa Ranzo are doing fine but this time the article is about me – well, mostly about me. My yellow toy is quite worn-out but I […]



The big ball is a piece of cake for Sisu

Jul 17th, 2020 | By | Category: Featured articles

17.7.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! Greetings from the Summer like Ranua. My mother and I are doing fine and we really love to meet our visitors again. We are both glad that they are behaving very well and keeping the distance. Of course, I want to present my skils with the huge […]