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Nora and Ranzo controlled the Winter tyre

Dec 14th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

14.12.2018 – Photos by Jutta Kirchner Black tyres are popular toys for polar bears in the zoos and, of course, even Ranzo and Nora in Vienna love this special toy. Ranzo seems to be doing a quality control to make sure the tyre is OK before Nora starts playing with it. 🙂 No tyre is […]



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, Ăśbersetzung: 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, 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 […]



Cuties in the Zoo Duisburg

Oct 22nd, 2018 | By | Category: Featured articles

22.10.2018 – Videos by CĂ©cile and Jos, Text by Patricia Roberts Dear All, CĂ©cile and Jos have provided me with 4 video’s with regard to their visit at Zoo Duisburg on October 3, 2018, more particularly in connection with the Aussie World. The first one is showing us joey Apari and Tasmania devils. Apari: CUTENESS ALERT: […]



Koalas and Tasmanian devils in Belgium

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

11.10.2018 – Videos by Cecile and Jos, Text by Patricia Roberts The first video is about koala girl Sydney (Zoo Antwerp) who will move in 2019 to Zoo Dresden. As you can see, she is no longer a tiny little baby, but a very pretty girl. And as always quite self-confident. The next video is […]



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 genieĂźen. Am 21.06.18 war allerdings nicht viel Zeit, aber fĂĽr einen Bummel reichte die Zeit. Bemerkenswert nach der Ruhe die GroĂźstadt 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 NĂĽrnberg 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 FĂĽtterung erfuhren wir dann, dass – besorgt wegen der ständig sinkenden Storchenpopulation – hier ein Refugium geschaffen wurde, in dem zugefĂĽttert wird – ein voller Erfolg, heuer sind es 88 Brutpaare […]



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? […]