News and reports from Scandinavia

Copenhagen – Baby elephant born / Polar bear water gymnastics

Oct 9th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

9.10.2020 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
On the 1st of October the Asian elephant Surin gave birth to a sweet baby. Everything went well but the keepers were a bit worried when it took quite a while before the baby started to eat.



Copenhagen – Mothers and kids

Sep 27th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

27.9.2020 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
This time you will meet some sweet animal babies and their mothers in the Copenhagen Zoo. For instance you can see a video of the leopard kittens’ first medical check.



Amur leopard babies and red panda training in Copenhagen

Sep 11th, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

11.9.2020 – Source: the Copenhagen Zoo
On the 19th of August three Amur leopard babies came to the world in our zoo. – Red pandas are very shy. Therefore, we train them to be touched, among other things by lifting the paws as you can see in the video.



Copenhagen – Meet the well balanced elephant Bully

Sep 2nd, 2020 | By | Category: Denmark

2.9.2020 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
The big feeder is actually ment to be rolled by the elephants and doing so they can find some yammy snacks. However, ‘a wise child never gets bored’ so our intelligent young elephant Bully found a new way to use it.



Icy treats for the polar bears in Orsa

Aug 18th, 2020 | By | Category: Orsa

18.8.2020 – Source: Orsa Predator Center
It’s been some very hot days in Orsa, too, so the keepers treated Ewa, Wilbär and Hope with yammy ice bombs. Even fresh fish has been on the menu.



Sisu found out the secret of Agent 007 ½

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

10.8.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! Greetings from the hot Ranua! Because of the heat I’m spending most of my time in the water. This is a good chance to tell the big ball who’s the boss in this pool! You must admit my back stroke exercises are simply brilliant. Although I’m a […]



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.



The big ball is a piece of cake for Sisu

Jul 17th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

17.7.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! Greetings from the Summer like Ranua. My mother and I are doing fine and we really love to meet our visitors again. We are both glad that they are behaving very well and keeping the distance. Of course, I want to present my skils with the huge […]



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. […]