News from the Bear World

When Wolodja met Olinka

Sep 17th, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

17.9.2019 – Photos by Nel Hoekstra
Wolodja and Olinka in the Blijdorp Dierenpark in Rotterdam have now met each other. The meeting was rather peaceful and friendly .



The animals in Orsa are ready for the Fall

Sep 6th, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

6.9.2019 – Photos: Orsa Predator Center
It’s been a hot Summer even in Orsa but the animals know their calender and are looking forward to the Fall. The brown bears are preparing themselves for the hibernation.



Erster Panda-Nachwuchs Deutschlands im Zoo Berlin geboren – Zwillinge!

Sep 2nd, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

2.9.2019 – Quelle: Pressemitteilung von Zoo Berlin
Eine ausgewachsene Pandabärin umsorgt ein rosarotes, winzig kleines Lebewesen ganz liebevoll mit ihren starken Pranken und wärmt es an dem weichen Fell ihrer Wangen.



Wolodja and Olinka in Diergaarde Blijdorp in Rotterdam

Aug 12th, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

12.8.2019 – Photos by Nel Hoekstra
Wolodja moved to Rotterdam in June this year and he has settled quite well in his home in the Diergaarde Blijdorp. Nel Hoekstra has visited Wolodja and Olinka.



A Friday evening in the Oxfordshire Countryside

Jul 12th, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

12.7.2019 by Ralph Morton
Some time last year I posted a picture of me visiting a public house (Kneipe in the UK) called “The Bear” which is near a friend of mine’s house. On Friday 5 July we visited “The Bear” to see the changes under the new management.



Toledo Zoo – Bo charms all the visitors

Jun 12th, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

12.6.2019 – Source: The Toledo Zoo
Crystal has introduced her baby boy Borealis – called Bo by the keepers – to the visitors. Just like all cubbies Bo was very curious to see the world outside the den. However, the big world can even be a little scary for a little boy.



Zoo Sauvage – Shouka and Kinuk outdoors

Jun 1st, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

1.6.2019 – Source: the Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Félicien
Finally even Milak and her son Shouka have been able to make their ‘outdoor debut’.



Zoo Sauvage – Napping and playing

Apr 4th, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

4.4.2019 – Source: Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Félicien
In the Zoo Sauvage Milak’s and Aisaqvak’s baby boys are growing and doing fine. As usual I’ve made some screen shots for those who can’t see the video.



Zoo Sauvage – UPDATE! The cubs have names now!

Mar 23rd, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

17.3.2019 – Source: The Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Félicien
Aisaqvak’s and Milak’s baby boys are growing and developing well. Now it’s time to give names to the cuties.



WOLODJA HAS MOVED to the Ouwehands Dierenpark Rhenen

Jan 31st, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

31.1.2019
Gestern hieß es Koffer packen für eines der größten Landraubtiere der Erde. Eisbär Wolodja (7) ist am Mittwoch in die Niederlande gezogen.