News from the Bear World

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.



Nika & Kap, Sesi & Nanooq, Ewa & Wilbär, Anana & daughter

Apr 19th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

19.4.2017
Quelle: Zoo Karlsruhe, Zoo Mulhouse, Columbus Zoo, Orsa Predator Center
Unsere beiden Eisbären Nika und Kap sind heute das erste Mal auf der Anlage zusammengelassen worden. Und sie verstehen sich richtig gut. / Anana’s baby is a girl!



Kap in Karlsruhe, Vitus & Larissa in Neumünster

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

15.4.2017 – Quelle: Zoo Karlsruhe, Tierpark Neumünster
Im Zoologischen Stadtgarten Karlsruhe ist in der vergangenen Nacht Eisbär Kap eingetroffen. Das 16-jährige Tier ist vom Tierpark Neumünster ins Badische umgezogen und soll mit der gleichaltrigen Nika, für Nachwuchs sorgen.



Love at first sight between Nöel and Nord?

Apr 12th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

12.4.2017 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
Today the polar bears Nöel and Nord were introduced to each other in the so called Arctic Circle in the Copenhagen Zoo. The visitors were delighted to see the male being very interested in the female. Maybe it was love at first sight?



Malik’s cubs think the water is too wet!

Apr 10th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

10.4.2017 – Source: Aalborg Zoo
Malik and her cubs were today in the bigger enclosure in the Aalborg Zoo. Malik went swimming but the twins decided to stay and watch their mother.



Nord is settling down in Copenhagen

Apr 6th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

6.4.2017 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
The new male polar bear Nord experienced the old polar bear facility for the first time today. Here he can rest and relax after the long journey from Moscow to Copenhagen.



Der kleine Lippenbär im Zoo Berlin heißt ab heute Balou

Apr 3rd, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

3.4.2017 Quelle: Zoo Berlin, Fotos: Monika aus Berlin
Die Entscheidung für seinen Namen war eindeutig: Balou soll der bärige Zoo-Nachwuchs heißen. Rund zwei Drittel der mehr als 25.000 Stimmen haben sich für Balou ausgesprochen.



PINK polar bears in YWP!! – Aurora’s twins update

Apr 1st, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

1.4.2017 – Source: The Yorkshire Wildlife Park
Tickled Pink for Yorkshire Wildlife Park’s Polar Bears. For the last few weeks the Rangers at Yorkshire Wildlife Park (YWP) have been puzzled by what has happened to their polar bears.