News and reports from Scandinavia

Copenhagen – Inuvik’s first day in the Arctic Ring

Jul 23rd, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

23.7.2020 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
The 17th of July was a special day for Nöel’s baby girl Inuvik. For the first time she could enter the enclosure connected to the Arctic Circle in the zoo.



Copenhagen – Snow in July for the polar bears

Jul 7th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

7.7.2020 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
The polar bears in the Copenhagen Zoo had a cool surprise on a hot day in July! Nine tons of snow was donated to the white fluffy giants. Lynn and Inuvik loved the surprise.



Sisu presents some of his cutest friends

Jun 25th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

25.6.2020 – Dedicated to Dumba on her birthday Terve! Hello to you all! First I want to send my special greetings to our Berliner friend Dumba. I’m sure all the readers will join me when I’m growling ‘HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU, DEAR DUMBA’. My friends in Malmö asked me to deliver this card to you. […]



Aalborg – High five in the water

Jun 11th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

11.6.2020 – Photos by Jeanette Johnsen
Malik is an experienced mother and knows how to raise her cubbies. They need lots of love and care but they also need to practice typical polar bear behavior.



Aalborg – Close encounters of the polar bear kind

May 29th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

29.5.2020 – Photos by Jeanette Johnsen
The first step to ‘normal life’ – at least for the polar bear lovers – is that most zoos are open now. Even Aalborg has opened the gates for the visitors.



Copenhagen – The zoo is open again!

May 23rd, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

23.5.2020 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
Today (the 23rd of May) even the Copenhagen Zoo is open for the visitors again. This will be the first chance to meet Nöel’s baby Inuvik.



Aalborg – Malik’s twins swimming and digging

May 16th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

16.5.2020 – Source: The Aalborg Zoo
The Aalborg Zoo is still closed for the visitors but we can at least enjoy some videos of Malik and her twins. The girls are already skilful swimmers.



Sisu in ‘the water on the rocks’

May 8th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

8.5.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila, Ranua Wildlife Park Terve! Hello! Our zoo is closed until the 1st of June but Marko was allowed to come and take some nice photos of me and my friends. The photos were taken on the 28th of April. Many parts of Europe have had an almost snowless Winter […]



Inuvik is waiting for her fans

May 1st, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

1.5.2020 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
Nöel’s daughter Inuvik is now four months old. She’s getting more independant but, of course, she’s still mama’s little baby. Hopefully the zoo can open soon so the visitors can admire both Nöel and Inuvik ‘live’.



Sisu & his friends are missing the visitors

Apr 22nd, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

22.4.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! It’s been a while since my latest news letter but here I am again. Although the April is almost over we have plenty of snow in Ranua! I know many polar bears are envious when they see me playing in the white stuff. This Spring is very […]