News and reports from Scandinavia

Copenhagen – The zoo must go on ….

Mar 31st, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

Just like all other zoos the Copenhagen Zoo is closed at least until the 13th of April – maybe longer. However, the life in the zoo goes on as usual thanks to all the devoted keepers.

Nöel presented her cubbie to the visitors

Mar 2nd, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

2.3.2020 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
On the 27th of February it was time for Nöel in Copenhagen to present her baby bear to the visitors. The cubbie had been very eager to come out of the den but when it was time to do that it hesitated.

Sisu’s ode to the Winter

Feb 10th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

10.2.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila

Terve! Hello! This is my first newsletter in the year 2020! Although we’ve had so many sad and bad news already I hope this year will even bring us many happy news. For me the best news are that Nora’s and Ranzo’s baby is doing fine.

Malik’s twins are getting more and more mobile

Jan 20th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

20.1.2020 – Source: The Aalborg Zoo, TVNord, Denmark, Dedicated to Ludmila
Dear Ludmila, on behalf of the readers of KWM and together with Malik and her cubs I wish you a very happy birthday.

Flashbacks to 2019 from the Copenhagen Zoo

Jan 10th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

10.1.2020 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
The dream of a polar bear cub in this zoo had finally come true and sweet Imaq was everybody’s darling. Lynn has done a great job with her daughter who is a determined young lady today!

Happy new year wishes from Sisu

Dec 31st, 2019 | By | Category: Ranua 2019

31.12.2019 by Sisu, Collages by Mervi

Terve! Hello! This is my last newsletter this year. I hope I can be with you even during the year 2020 but I can’t see in the future so we just have to wait and see what will happen!


Sisu wishes you all a White and Merry Christmas!

Dec 23rd, 2019 | By | Category: Ranua 2019

23.12.2019 – Photos by Marko Junttila, Collages by Mervi

I know many of you have been dreaming of a white Christmas but I also know that in many places the dreams remain just dreams. But don’t you worry – I’m sending you lots and lots of snow and whiteness!

Sisu’s Advent greetings to you

Nov 29th, 2019 | By | Category: Ranua 2019

29.11.2019 by Mervi

Terve! Hello! Dear readers, it’s your Sisu writing a special Advent newsletter to you. I wanted to do something special this Advent and suddenly I got a splendid idea. I would visit my pal Aron in Tallinn! Being a guy of action I didn’t let the snow melt under my paws!

White Winter Magic in Ranua

Nov 19th, 2019 | By | Category: Ranua 2019

19.11.2019 – Photos by Marko Junttila, Ranua Wildlife Park


Terve! Hello from the Winter Wonderland Ranua! It’s been snowing a lot and even the temperatures have been very pleasant – at least from my point of wiew. It’s so nice to take a walk and feel the soft snow under my paws.

It’s Winter season in Orsa

Nov 13th, 2019 | By | Category: Orsa

13.11.2019 by Johanna Berglund, Orsa Predator Center
It’s been snowing a lot in Orsa lately so our white fluffy friends Ewa, Wilbär and Hope must be really happy! The photos were taken before the snow came. All the brown bears are hopefully dreaming sweet dreams.