News from the Bear World

To swim or not to swim? That was the question in Aalborg!

May 23rd, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

23.5.2017 – Photos by Vibeke Vinther Andersen
The baby girls in Aalborg haven’t got names yet so maybe we can call them Snow Girl and Ice Girl until they have proper names …..



Nika & Kap get along fine!

May 20th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

20.5.2017 – Sources: Zoo Karlsruhe
Seit Ostern sind die Eisbären Kap und Nika im Zoo Karlsruhe zusammen und verstehen sich bislang prächtig.



The cubs in the Columbus Zoo have names now!

May 15th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

15.5.2017 – Source: The Columbus Zoo
We celebrated our polar bear moms this Mother’s Day with the announcement of their cubs’ names! Meet Amelia Gray, Nuniq and Neva!



Anana’s daughter celebrated her ‘half birthday’

May 11th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

11.5.2017 – Source: the Columbus Zoo
Anana’s daughter is 6 months old today (8.5)! To celebrate this little girl’s half birthday, her animal care team made a colorful ice tower, which she took apart to put the green and blue rings in the water!



Lars and his girls in Aalborg

May 7th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

7.5.2017 – Source: Aalborg Zoo
We have seen many photos and videos of Malik and the Twins but now we begin this article with some lovely photos of papa Lars. The gorgeous bear seems to be doing fine.



Twin polar bear cubs born in Australia!

May 2nd, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

2.5.2017 – Source: Sea World, Gold Coast, Australia
We are excited to announce the newest members of Sea World’s Polar Bear Shores family! On Wednesday, 26 April Liya gave birth to two adorable cubs that weigh approximately 600 grams and are 15 centimetres in length.



Winter turned into Spring in Tallinn

Apr 29th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

29.4.2017 – Source: The Tallinn Zoo
A few weeks ago there was still lots of snow in Frida’s and Aron’s enclosure. Of course, they both did their best to enjoy the white stuff.



Tonja and Wolodja together again!

Apr 25th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

25.4.2017 – Source: Tierpark Friedrichsfelde, Berlin
Today Tonja and Wolodja were together for the first time after Wolodja’s come back from the Berlin Zoo. I have no further information but I think the photos show that the first meeting went well.



Swimming lessons in Aalborg

Apr 24th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

24.4.2017 – Source: the Aalborg Zoo
Malik thought it was time for her twin girls to start the swimming lessons. At first the cubs were a bit cautious but very quickly they jumped into the water showing a fearless swimming spirit.



Eisbär Wolodja zieht zurück in den Tierpark Berlin

Apr 21st, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

21.4.2017 – Quelle: Pressemitteilung vom Tierpark Berlin
Für den Umbau der Eisbärenanlage im Tierpark zog Eisbär Wolodja (5 Jahre) im Februar in den Zoo. Nach gut zwei Monaten wird Wolodja nun wieder in den Tierpark zurückkehren.