The lions found us very boring

May 1st, 2018 | By | Category: Denmark

1.5.2018 by Mervi & Vesa Although we spent most of our time in the Copenhagen Zoo with the polar bears we managed to see many other animals, too. Copenhagen is expecting giant pandas in the end of this year so a big enclosure is being built for them. This made the ‘navigation’ a bit difficult […]

Lynn and Nord played ‘catch me if you can’

Apr 24th, 2018 | By | Category: Denmark

24.4.2018 by Mervi & Vesa

We have been planning a visit to Copenhagen for months but there was always something that put stop to our plans – a sick cat or a heavy rain. Even the Old Man Winter decided to pay a late visit to us. However, on the 20th of April we could finally take the train to ‘Dronningens by’.

Malik and her daughters

Apr 8th, 2018 | By | Category: Denmark

8.4.2018 – Photos by Jeanette Johnsen It was quite a while ago we saw photos of Malik and her daughters Nuka and Quilaq but now Jeanette kindly gave me permission to show you some of her excellent photos. The girls start the day with a little stretching and cleaning the paws is also on the schedule. […]

Lynn’s first meeting with Nord

Apr 6th, 2018 | By | Category: Denmark

6.4.2018 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo, TV2 Lorry
Polar bear Lynn came to Copenhagen from Vienna and after about a month’s quarantine it was finally time for her to meet the male Nord. There are now three polar bears in the Copenhagen Zoo.

Two sweet brown bear cubbies in Copenhagen

Mar 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Denmark

25.3.2018 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
Since the beginning of the new year the keepers in the Copenhagen Zoo knew there were cubs in the female brown bear’s den. Now we know two cubs were born.

Lynn has arrived in Copenhagen

Mar 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Denmark

9.3.2018 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo

Early this morning the female polar bear Lynn arrived in Copenhagen from Vienna where she has lived together with the male Ranzo.

Already before noon Lynn was eagerly exploring her new home. She seemed to be very relaxed and curious.

To dive or not to dive ….

Jan 18th, 2018 | By | Category: Denmark

18.1.2018 – Source: Aalborg Zoo
It’s obvious that Nuka and Quilak have very different kind of temperament. The photos are screen shots from the video – that’s why they are unsharp.

Battle of the tyre in Aalborg

Nov 2nd, 2017 | By | Category: Denmark

1.11.2017 – Photos by Jeanette Johnsen, Starring Malik, Nuka and Quilak I can’t tell who’s Nuka and who’s Quilak but one of them had found a tyre that keepers had left for the polar bears. Hello folks! How do you like my new necklace? 🙂 Oh no, don’t go away. I don’t want anybear to […]

The rhino baby is doing fine and other news

Oct 29th, 2017 | By | Category: Denmark

29.10.2017 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
Minna’s baby boy is establishing a contact with his keepers. The first contacts are made and the little one seeems to be quite happy meeting the keeper lady.

Weekend fun with Malik, Nuka and Quilak

Oct 28th, 2017 | By | Category: Denmark

28.10.2017 – Photos by Jeanette Johnsen Today I have the great pleasure of publishing Jeanette Johnsens wonderful photos of the polar bear family in Aalborg. She visited the zoo yesterday (the 27th of October) and met Malik, Nuka and Quilak in a good playing mood. Thank you so much, Jeanette! Mange tak! This seems to be […]