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Baby elephant Plaisak – Brown bears’ sweet reunion

Sep 21st, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

21.9.2017 – Source: Copenhagen ZooThe elephant baby Plaisak is still a bit glumpsy but it doesn’t prevent him from being very curious. The heavy raining made the ground quite muddy and slippery but luckily mama was nearby.



The hippo baby has a name now!

Aug 13th, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

13.8.2017 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
The majority of the voters chosed Marico as the name of the few weeks old hippo baby. The name is after the South African Marico River.



Baby hippos, impala ballet and polar bears’ new neighbours

Jul 30th, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

30.7.2017 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
While the visitors are waiting to see the newborn hippo baby in the Copenhagen Zoo they can admire the little older hippo baby Yala. She loves to walk around in the ‘savannah’ ….. You can also see the little one’s first swimming tour!



Welcome to the world baby hippo!

Jul 9th, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

9.7.2017 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
A hippo baby was born in the morning of the 9th of July. The baby will stay indoors with the mother for a few days until it’s strong enough to come to the deep water pool.



A playing brown bear and other cuties

Jun 21st, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

21.6.2017 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
In the Summer time you can often see the male brown bear jump into his pool with a ball. This kind of playing has a very important function. The ball makes the bear use his paws just like he would use them in the wild.



Lolifantje’s little ‘mishap’

Jun 9th, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

9.6.2017 – Source: the Copenhagen Zoo
When a baby elephant is only three weeks old it has a lot to learn about his surroundings. Today the ‘lolifantje’ in Copenhagen had a little mishap.



A baby elephant and 9 lion cubs!

Jun 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

1.6.2017 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
At 04.24 on the 17th of May a baby elephant came to the world and it’s a boy! The birth went smoothly and soon the ‘lolifantje’ was standing on his feet.



Nord had a tooth operation

May 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

10.5.2017 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
Already upon arrival in April, the veterinarians and the keepers notices that Nord seemed to have problems with his teeth. They also saw he didn’t look comfortable while eating.



Love at first sight between Nöel and Nord?

Apr 12th, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

12.4.2017 – Source: Copenhagen Zoo
Today the polar bears Nöel and Nord were introduced to each other in the so called Arctic Circle in the Copenhagen Zoo. The visitors were delighted to see the male being very interested in the female. Maybe it was love at first sight?



From Russia with love – Nord has finally come to Copenhagen!

Apr 4th, 2017 | By | Category: Copenhagen

4.4.2017 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo The visitors in the Copenhagen Zoo were taken by surprise when they saw a green truck driving in the zoo at noon today. After a long journey from Moscow to Frankfurt by flight and then further with the truck to Copenhagen it was time for polar bear Nord to […]