Posts Tagged ‘ Orsa Polar World ’

Ewa and Wilbär had fun with white barrels

May 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Orsa

12.5.2014 – Photos by Anders Björklund, Orsa Grönklitt
The Spring has come even to Orsa even though there still are some snowy spots to be seen here and there. To celebrate the new season Ewa and Wilbär got white plastic barrels from their keepers.



Playing Wilbärle

Dec 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Orsa

23.12.2013 – photos by Anders Björklund, Orsa Grönklitt Knuti’s Weekly proudly presents the Christmas greetings from Orsa! The photos don’t need any comments – they speak for themselves and there’s no doubt Wilbär is having a great time. On behalf of the readers of Knuti’s Weekly I wish you, Anders, and all the personnel in […]



Wilbär’s birthday party in December 2013

Dec 16th, 2013 | By | Category: Orsa

16.12.2013 by Anders Björklund, Orsa Grönklitt
There was a snow storm in Orsa on the 14th of December but it didn’t prevent the keepers Susanne and Åsa from arranging a wonderful party for their beloved Wilbär!



Ewa’s apartment

Mar 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Orsa

28.3.2013 – Photos and story by Anders Björklund, Orsa Grönklitt A couple of days ago Wilbär told us that Ewa had build an igloo. Many of you have asked if there are photos of Ewa’s new home. Of course, there are and here they come: Vor ein paar Tagen erzählte Wilbär, dass Ewa ein Iglu […]



In spite of the cold weather the heat is on in Orsa!

Mar 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Orsa

22.3.2013 – Photos by Anders Björklund, Orsa Grönklitt Hello dear friends! It’s me, Wilbär, again! I hope you’re all coping with the extremely cold weather – for this time of the year – almost everywhere at the moment. We polar bears hope, of course, that the Winter will last for a long, long time. I […]



Snowmen and meatballs for Wilbär and Eva

Feb 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Orsa

25.2.2013 by Anders Björklund, Orsa Grönklitt
There are many ways to make the animals in captivity feel good. Of course, an enclosure that allows the animals to live as natural life as possible is very important. However, a great enclosure isn’t enough. It takes a lot of active work by the keepers to give the animals all the enrichment they need.



Wilbär is still waiting …..

Feb 16th, 2013 | By | Category: Orsa

16.2.2013 – Photos by Anders Björklund, Orsa Grönklitt, Translation into German by Caren

Dear readers of Knuti’s Weekly! It’s me, Wilbär sharing some of my thoughts with you. I guess many of you have been wondering where Eva is.

Liebe Knuti’s Weekly Leser! Ich bin es, Wilbär, der ein paar Gedanken mit Euch teilen möchte.Ich denke mir, viele von Euch wundern sich, wo Eva ist.



Snowy greetings from Wilbärle

Feb 3rd, 2013 | By | Category: Orsa

3.2.2013 – Photos by Anders Björklund, Orsa Grönklitt Dear friends! It’s Winter in Orsa Polar World and the polar bears are, of course, enjoying the cold, snow and ice. Eva, Vicks and Sesi are doing fine but this time this wonderful series of photos is entirely of our Wilbärle. I don’t think the pictures need […]



Vicks and Sesi love to pose for photographers

Nov 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Orsa

27.11.2012
On Saturday, 24th of November, Sesi and Vicks came out of their den as usual and prepared to have breakfast together.



Ewa’s first attempt to have polar bear cubs?

Feb 23rd, 2011 | By | Category: Orsa

23.2.2011 – Source: Press release from Orsa Polar World, Photos by Pernilla Thalin
Orsa Polar World was completed and inaugurated in May 2009 when two young and curious polar bears – Ewa and Wilbär – moved into the facility.They have now reached the age of five and three years in last November and December. In mid-December Ewa (probably pregnant) crept into the snow den in the snow mountain….