News from the Bear World

Nuenen – What to do when the heat is on? NOTHING!

Aug 2nd, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

2.8.2020 – Photos by Hans Muskens
Again there’s a heat wave in Europe and people are sweating, swearing and wondering how to cope with the hot weather. I’m glad to inform you that our animal friends in Nuenen have perfect solutions to the problem.



Die Zunge unserer kleinen Eisbärin Nana verfärbt sich

Jul 8th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

8.7.2020 – Quelle: Erlebnis-Zoo Hannover, Fotos: B. Zeller
Habt ihr’s auch schon bemerkt? Die Zunge unserer kleinen Eisbärin Nana verfärbt sich. Zuerst war sie rosarot, mittlerweile ist sie dunkel pigmentiert.



Eisbärin Nanook verlässt Gelsenkirchen

Jun 25th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

25.6.2020 – Quelle: Pressemeldung, Zoom Erlebniswelt
Eisbärin Nanook verlässt nach zweieinhalb Jahren die ZOOM Erlebniswelt. In München teilt sie sich die Anlage mit einer fast gleichaltrigen Eisbärin, die zufälligerweise auch Nanuq heißt!



Copenhagen – Did the animals actually miss their visitors?

Jun 4th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

4.6.2020 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
The zoos have been closed for several weeks but now most of them have re-opened the gates. Many visitors are wondering how the animals have reacted to the absence of the two legged creatures that used to came and watch them.



Zwei neue Eisbären in Karlsruhe

May 28th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

8.5.2020 – Quelle: Zoologischen Stadtgarten Karlsruhe
Charlotte und Blizzard heißen die neuesten Bewohner im Zoologischen Stadtgarten Karlsruhe. Das fünfjährige Eisbären-Weibchen ist gestern aus dem Erlebnis-Zoo Hannover gekommen.



Pairi Daiza – Quilaq had a big surprise

May 19th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

19.5.2020 – Source: Pairi Daiza
This little article is dedicated to Patricia and Ralph who are planning to visit this zoo but due to the evil virus they must wait. Maybe this will keep you calm. 🙂



Columbus Zoo – Aurora’s baby boy has a name now!

May 7th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

7.5.2020 – Source: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
The Zoo launched this very special naming opportunity so wildlife fans could have the chance to vote for their favorite name for Aurora’s cub …. and the winner is ….



Happy polar bears in Aalborg, Berlin and Bremerhaven

Apr 17th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

17.4.2020 – Quelle: Aalborg Zoo, Tierpark Berlin, Zoo am Meer Bremerhaven
Hopefully the zoos can soon open so the visitors can admire their beloved animal friends ‘live’. It’s great that so many zoos are keeping us updated while we’re waiting for better times. Here are three examples of the updates.



Polar bears’ birthdays in December

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

1.12.2010 by Mervi
I made a little list of polar bears’ birthdays in December. Of course, there are many more white fluffies celebrating their birth this month but I simply couldn’t count them all. I hope the dates are right!



Polar bear birthdays in November

Nov 11th, 2019 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

11.11.2019 by Mervi
Many of our white fluffy friends have already celebrated their birthdays so I send them my belated happy birthday wishes.