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Shauna and Nordi are now separated from Gerda

Jan 26th, 2021 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

26.1.2021 – Photos by Arkadi Laptenko
My Russian friends have told me that Shauna and Nordi are now separated from their mother Gerda. For the time being the twins are still in Novosibirsk but most probably they will move to another zoo.



13 years with Knutitours – memories from the Knuipe

Jan 25th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

25.1.2021 by Mervi Due to a computor crash I couldn’t make anything new for this special day but I publish the birthday article from 2018 again. Unbelievable but true! Today Knutitours celebrates it’s 13th anniversary! When I started this tour I never thought I would be writing this. I never believed Knutitours would still be […]



Besuch Zoo am Meer Bremerhaven vom 29.09.-03.10.2020

Jan 23rd, 2021 | By | Category: Gudrun's zoo reports

23.1.2021 von Gudrun
Vom 29.09.2020 bis 03.10.2020 gab es die Möglichkeit mal eine kurze Reise in der Corona Pandemie zu machen. Wie immer hat uns der kleine Zoo am Meer gut gefallen und der Eisbären Nachwuchs Anna und Elsa ist schon ziemlich groß geworden.



Korkeasaari Zoo – Special snowmen for the animals

Jan 21st, 2021 | By | Category: News and reports from Scandinavia

21.1.2021 – Source: The Korkeasaari Zoo, Finland
When Wolverine Pinja, snow leopard Luxi and the Amur tiger Tamurin woke up one morning they had wonderful surprises in their enclosures.



Jack Frost is visiting Gerda, Kai, Shauna and Nordi

Jan 18th, 2021 | By | Category: Novosibirsk

19.1.2012 – Photos by Anna Novikova
The polar bear family in Novosibirsk has a most  welcome visitor –  Jack Frost who came with lots of snow and an extremely cold weather. Well, that’s exactly the kind of gifts our white giant friends love!



YWP – Muddy polar bear quartet

Jan 17th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

17.1.2021 – Photos by Sheila Baker It’s morning but Nobby is still very sleepy. Or is this his austrich imitation? Oh bear, am I tired!!! Hamish wanted to cheer up his friend. Come on, Nobby! Time to rise and shine! OK, just let me do my morning stretching first. Now we’re ready for this day! […]



(Zu) kräftige Bärchen

Jan 15th, 2021 | By | Category: Anita's reports

15.1.2021 von Anita
Auch wenn Hellabrunn weiterhin geschlossen ist, habe ich noch Filmmaterial, dass ich Euch zeigen kann. Nuna und Nanook müssen beschäftigt werden.



Russia – Polar bear twins born

Jan 13th, 2021 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

13.1.2021 – Source: Safari-Park Gelendzhik
Twin cubs were born in November in the Safari-Park Gelendzhik. I don’t know the exact date. The cubs are a boy and a girl.



Qannik’s birthday story

Jan 11th, 2021 | By | Category: Lead articles

12.1.2021 by Molly Merrrow

Louisville Zoo keepers put together a colorful and fun donut-themed party to celebrate wildborn polar bear Qannik’s tenth birthday on January 9, the day before her official assigned birthday of January 10.



Flocke’s Boys Up Close

Jan 9th, 2021 | By | Category: Ralph's reports

9.1.2021 by Ralph Morton
It is some time since I shared my Marineland Album with you. Those amazing warm days in Antibes seem even more special on a grey January day.