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Lyutyik and Cranbeary are together

Feb 16th, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

16.2.2019 – Source: The Alaska Zoo, Photos by John Gomes, Videos by John Gomes and Pat Lampi We are pleased to inform you that our polar bears Lyutyik and Cranbeary were successfully introduced to each other in their habitat this morning, January 31st, at 9am before the zoo opened. Cranbeary Lyutyik The introduction went well […]

Eisige Romanze in Yukon Bay!

Feb 14th, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

14.2.2019 – Quelle: Erlebnis Zoo Hannover Endlich ist es soweit: Eisbären-Weibchen Milana hat sich für ihren Herzbären entschieden – es ist der gemütliche Sprinter. Schon eine Weile lang durfte die junge Eisbärin im Stall Kontakt zu den Jungs Nanuq und Sprinter aufnehmen. Dabei zeigte sich, mit wem die gebürtige Russin besser harmoniert. Bei ihrem ersten […]

Springs signs in Finland

Feb 12th, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

12.2.2019 – Source: The Korkeasaari Zoo, Finland The Winter has been and still is very cold and there are deep snowbanks in many parts of Finland. However, in the Korkeasaari Zoo near Helsinki the brown bears decided it was time to wake up and put an end to their hibernation period. This is exceptionally early […]

ARON enjoys the Winter time

Feb 6th, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

6.2.2019 von Evi from Tallinn At last the ground is white and Aron can enjoy the Winter time. For the time being he swims less, just plays on the soft white snow. One day I saw him playing with a simple short hose. It was really a great pleasure to watch – he was so adorable! Aron […]

A snowy day in the Columbus Zoo

Feb 4th, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

4.2.2019 by Andrew King It was a snowy Saturday in January and people were trying to avoid the fluffy precipitation. However, I was heading west where it would snow sooner for my chance to see polar bears in the snow. My destination was the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium in Powell, Ohio. The zoo recently got […]

The koala baby boy in Zoo Planckendael is called Tin-Tookie

Feb 3rd, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

3.2.2019 – Source: Zoo Planckendael, posted by Patricia Roberts Dear All, some time ago, I announced the new “birth” of a koala baby. Ah well, actually, it was not a birth, but the first “escape” from the pouch. Now they know that it is a little boy and it is called Tin-Tookie. The background story […]

My 4th visit to NORA and RANZO in Vienna

Jan 30th, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

30.1.2019 by Evi from Tallinn I visited Tiergarten Schönbrunn in early January and found Nora very active …. ….. while Ranzo prefered to be inactive. Ranzo seems to be thinking ‘Where does she get all that energy?’ One day, when Nora again played in the pool she managed to invite Ranzo to play with her, […]

The polar bear girls in Baltimore

Jan 29th, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

29.1.2019 – Photos by Andrew King We don’t see so often photos of the polar bears in the zoos in USA so I’m glad Andrew King sent me pics of Amelia Gray and Neva. It’s difficult to keep count of all the polar bears so here’s some information in a nut shell. Amelia Gray was […]

Eleven years with Knutitours

Jan 25th, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

25.1.2019 by Mervi, Collages by Bauz, Caren and Mervi What is Knutitours? Frankly – it’s very difficult to explain for someone who hasn’t been travelling along from the beginning. However, I would like to say that Knutitours – and Knuti’s Weekly Magazine – are a combination of reality and fiction. We cherish the happy memories from […]

Birthday party for polar bears in the Alaska Zoo

Jan 21st, 2019 | By | Category: Featured articles

21.1.2019 – Photos by John Gomes Every year the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage arranged a birthday party for their polar bears. The excitement was building for this event happening on the 19th of January! The keepers are overdoing themselves with the preparations for the big day. The cake was made of ice blocks filled with yammy […]