News from the Bear World

Corinna has joined Anton in the bear heaven

Jul 22nd, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

22.7.2018 by Mervi, Photos by Petra Ballon, Dumba and Caren
Yesterday (21. July) we received the sad news from Wilhelma in Stuttgart. Polar bear Corinna had crossed the Rainbow Bridge.



Cute cubs and adult bears in love

Apr 9th, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

9.4.2018 – Sources: Zoo Gelsenkirchen, Highland Wildlife Park, Zoo Karlsruhe
Die zweite Untersuchung des kleinen Eisbären hat stattgefunden. Nach vier Wochen hat die Kleine ihr Gewicht auf 18 kg verdoppelt.



Gelsenkirchener Eisbärbaby ist ein Mädchen

Feb 26th, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

26.2.2018
Genau drei Monate ist das neun Kilogramm schwere Eisbärbaby aus der ZOOM Erlebniswelt Gelsenkirchen alt. Es ist ein Mädchen.



Lara’s baby kann laufen!

Feb 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

23.2.2018 – Quelle: Zoom Erlebningswelt Gelsenkirchen
Seit knapp zwei Wochen gehen die Tierpfleger regelmäßig zu Lara und füttern sie. Anfangs mit Salat und Birnen, mittlerweile frisst sie alles – stets mit gutem Appetit.



Polar Bear Olympics – nostalgie and news

Feb 10th, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

10.2.2018 by Mervi
Knutitour’s 10th anniversary year is even a year of nostalgie. Now that the Olympic Games in PyeongChang have started I thought this would be a perfect time for some flash backs to our polar bears’ own games during the years.



Dumka’s baby in the Izhevsk Zoo

Feb 5th, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

5.2.2018 – Source: Izhevsk Zoo
The polar bear baby in the Izhevsk Zoo is very special because the parents Dumka and Aion are both born in the wild in the Wrangel Island.



Polar bear cubs in Gelsenkirchen, Kincraig and Winnipeg

Jan 27th, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

27.1.2018
The polar bear cub in Gelsenkirchen became 7 weeks old on the 24th of January. Lara and her baby are doing fine but the first 8-10 weeks are always critical.



EISBÄRBABY in Gelsenkirchen ist sechs Wochen alt

Jan 14th, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

14.1.2018 – Quelle: Zoom Gelsenkirchen
Knapp sechs Wochen alt ist das Eisbärbaby aus der Zoom-Erlebniswelt in Gelsenkirchen. Momentan lebt es mit seiner Mutter noch in einer Wurf-Box.



Sadness in Alaska, Happiness in Scotland

Jan 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

3.1.2018 – Sources: Alaska Zoo, Highland Wildlife Park Kincraig
After roughly two decades at the Alaska Zoo, Ahpun the polar bear suddenly died last weekend, according to zoo officials. / The UK’s only female polar bear Victoria, has given birth here at the Highland Wildlife Park!



Aurora, Anana and their cubs

Sep 18th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

18.9.2017 by AnotherSusan
Aurora and Anana feel like connections to our Knut, as they (along with half-brother Nikita) were born at Toledo Zoo the same year he made his appearance in Bear-lin.