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Treffen mit Juuso & Co

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

17.8.2018 by Teddybärenmutti Es war 29. Juli und um 5 Uhr starteten wir unsere Reise um Juuso & Co und Sisu und Venus zu treffen. Er war der einziger regneriscer Tag in diesem Sommer. Und es regnete und regnete. Wir planten wir fahren langsam und ruhig, geniessen Kaffee ab und zu und wechselten Chauffeur. Nein. Es regnete […]



Summer doings of polar bears in Tallinn

Aug 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

9.8.2018 by Evi from Tallinn It’s good to cool yourself in the water on a hot summer day. All of our polar bears, but especially Aron boy enjoy swimming in the new big deep pool. He loves playing with his different toys, diving and just watching the zoo visitors behind the window. Often he swims […]



Belij und Szerij & Co in Budapest

Aug 8th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

8.8.2018 von Gudrun Am 21.06.2018 war der Abschied aus Nyiregyhaza vom Zoo Sosto. Die Tage haben wir genossen und nun werden wir die 2 Tage in Budapest genießen. Am 21.06.18 war allerdings nicht viel Zeit, aber für einen Bummel reichte die Zeit. Bemerkenswert nach der Ruhe die Großstadt Budapest, da musste man sich erst wieder […]



Besuch beim Lieblingstier – Totenkopfäffchen

Aug 6th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

4.8.2018 von MoniK In einer Pressemitteilung schreibt die Stadt: “Die Verantwortlichen im Tiergarten der Stadt Nürnberg mussten am heutigen Montag, 9. Juli 2018, das Asiatische Löwenweibchen Keera aufgrund starker, altersbedingter Gebrechen und Bewegungsstörungen einschläfern.” Gleichzeitig wird das hohe Alter des Weibchens betont: “Mit dem stattlichen Alter von 19 Jahren war sie die derzeit zweitälteste Löwin […]



“Affenberg” am Bodensee am 2.7.2018

Jul 26th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

Bericht von Erika Bei unserer Ankunft trauten wir unseren Augen nicht. Auf allen Dächern und auch in den Bäumen sassen unzählige Störche. Bei der Fütterung erfuhren wir dann, dass – besorgt wegen der ständig sinkenden Storchenpopulation – hier ein Refugium geschaffen wurde, in dem zugefüttert wird – ein voller Erfolg, heuer sind es 88 Brutpaare […]



Quality time with Nora and Ranzo

Jul 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

23.7.2018 by Evi from Tallinn In nature it’s not always so easy for animals to get food. To keep the polar bears in action while getting food in the zoo, too, the keepers put some food (with some water) into the plastic canister. The bears have to pour the sweets (with the water) out from […]



International Polar Bear Day 2018

Feb 27th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

27.2.2018 – Source: Polar Bears International Every year, this global event draws attention to the challenges polar bears face in a warming Arctic—and how we each can help. Next, help us make it a global day of action for the bears by taking part in our Thermostat Challenge at home, work, or school. It’s simple: […]



Baffin and Momo in Hamamatsu Zoo

Feb 20th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

20.2.2018 – Photos by Michiyo Koyas There are many polar bears in Japan that we don’t know very well so I’m glad to present two ‘new’ white, fluffy friends to you in this magazine. Please, meet Baffin and and her daughter Momo nicely posing in the morning sun. Mama, will you check if I’ve grown during the night? […]



Patricia’s 10 years with Knutitours

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

25.1.2018 by Patricia Roberts Dear Mervi, when you started Knutitours in January 2008, I was not having a computer at home, which means that I only could have a peek during office hours. End July 2008, as soon as my computer at home was installed (finally, I had one of my own), one of the […]



Knut nostalgie by Dumba

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

25.1.2018 by Dumba It’s a proud achievement to maintain a blog for such a long time with less and less active people, recalling the quantity of people more or less active in the beginning of the KNUT-story and the rbb-KNUT-blog. Thank you very much again. We ALL/e said it a lot of times how thankful […]