News and reports from Scandinavia

Summer news from Orsa

Jun 11th, 2019 | By | Category: Orsa

11.6.2019 – Source: Orsa Predator Centrum
The Summer heat has arrived even in Orsa. Hope was born in France so, naturally, she knows how to put on a trendy make-up. Maybe it’s called ‘Polar Bear Sensationally Different Tan’?

Imaq stole our hearts!

May 21st, 2019 | By | Category: Denmark

22.5.2019 by Mervi and Vesa
When we heard that a polar bear baby was born in Copenhagen we immediately started planning a visit there. Due to some health problems we had to cancel our plans time after another. However, on the 21st of May we finally felt ”fit’ for a visit!

Imaq – the fearless Viking Princess

May 16th, 2019 | By | Category: Denmark

16.5.2019 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
Lynn’s daughter is running wild all over the enclosure so sometimes her mama has difficulties locating the kid. Gone are the days when Imaq seemed to be a little afraid of water!

Lynn’s baby girl has a name now!

May 1st, 2019 | By | Category: Denmark

1.5.2019 – Source: the Copenhagen Zoo
The polar bear cub in Copenhagen has got a name now – IMAQ. To celebrate the name Lynn and her daughter took a swimming tour.

Agile animals in Ranua

Apr 26th, 2019 | By | Category: Ranua 2019

26.4.2019 – Photos by Marko Junttila
There’s still lots of snow in Ranua but some Spring signs can be seen, too. Malla and Jemma have been awake for some weeks now so they’ve been able to enjoy the snow before it melts away.

The water was too wet for Lynn’s baby girl

Apr 9th, 2019 | By | Category: Denmark

9.4.2019 – Source: the Copenhagen Zoo
Now that there’s water in the pool Lynn and her daughter have a possibility for daily swimming tours. However, this day the baby girl hesitated and didn’t jump in.

Lynn’s baby girl loves to tease her mama

Apr 4th, 2019 | By | Category: Denmark

4.4.2019 by Inge in Copenhagen, Dedicated to Patricia and Teddybärenmutti who celebrate their birthdays today.
The little one is playing a lot and even annoying her mother. She’s a sweet and curious baby girl.

Lynn’s baby girl’s first swimming tour

Mar 30th, 2019 | By | Category: Denmark

30.3.2019 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
On the 28th of March it was time for Lynn’s little princess to have her first swimming lession. Polar bears are excellent swimmers and even this cubbie was a quick learner.

Lynn’s baby is a GIRL!

Mar 26th, 2019 | By | Category: Denmark

26.3.2019 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
Today the keepers and the vets had a chance to check the gender of Lynn’s baby and they found out the sweetie is a girl. They could even state that the ice princess is a healthy and mobile cubbie.

Even a snowy Spring is Spring!

Mar 25th, 2019 | By | Category: Ranua 2019

25.3.2019 – Photos by Marko Junttila

Terve! Hello! This is the young bachelor Sisu in Ranua writing again. I’m trying to get used to live alone in the enclosure next to my mama’s enclosure. Of course, I miss her but I’m a big boy now and this is how life goes for a polar bear.