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Zoo Vienna Schönbrunn – Newborns and older friends

Jun 19th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

19.6.2021 – Photos by Jutta Kirchner When the Zoo Vienna opened their gates to the visitors they could meet many sweet newborns. Of course, everybody was happy to meet the older animals, too. I’m glad to present some of our four legged friends here in Jutta’s excellent photos. The elephant girl Kibali has grown a […]



Rostov – Aika and mama Cometa in a playing mood

Jun 17th, 2021 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

17.6.2021 – Source: The Rostov Zoo
Just like all polar bear cubs Aika loves to tease mama Cometa. As we all know mothers don’t mind being teased by their sweet babies. Cometa is very happy and proud of her beautiful daughter.



Flocke and her kids in Yorkshire

Jun 16th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

16.6.2021 – Photos by Sheila Baker On the 14th of June the Yorkshire Wildlife Park officially announced the arrival of Flocke, Tala, Indiana and Yuma to the park. The family moved from the Marineland in Antibes, France. Our friend Sheila has visited the polar bear family and I’m glad to present her first photos and […]



Besuch Tierpark 22.05.21+Zoo 24.05.21

Jun 15th, 2021 | By | Category: Gudrun's zoo reports

15.6.2021 von Gudrun
Nach längerer Zeit machten wir am 22.05.2021 wieder einen Besuch im Tierpark Friedrichsfelde. Mit öffentlichen Verkehrsmitteln in der Corona-Pandemie mit Maske und die längere Fahrzeit, muss ich nicht immer haben.



Nuna – die schöne Französin

Jun 14th, 2021 | By | Category: Anita's reports

14.6.2021 von Anita (auf Deutsch / in English)
Nuna ist das „Sorgenkind“ in der Hellabrunner Mädels-WG. Gleich von Beginn an hat das Pfleger Team viel mit ihr gearbeitet. Nuna fasste Vertrauen. Sie fühlt sich nun langsam besser.



Good morning, Marineland!

Jun 13th, 2021 | By | Category: Ralph's reports

13.6.2021 by Ralph Morton
All too soon it was the last day of my visit to Marineland in August 2020. Thursday morning saw Flocke and her cubs back in the large upper enclosures.



Yorkshire – An apple a day keeps the vet away!

Jun 12th, 2021 | By | Category: Lead articles

12.6.2021 – Photos by Sheila and Philip Baker
The Big Four in the Yorkshire Wildlife Park are well aware of the importance of vitamines. That’s why they eat their veggies without objections. 🙂



EURO 2020/2021 and polar bear supporters

Jun 11th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

11.6.2021 by Mervi

The European Championship tournament in football (Euro 2020) begins today and will go on until the 11th of July. Here you can read about our polar bear friends’ reflections about the games.



Nuenen – The Summer and the visitors are here again!

Jun 10th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

10.6.2021 – Photos by Hans Muskens The Summer has arrived in Nuenen and after a long closing period the zoo is open for the visitors again. One of the lion brothers was welcoming his fans like a king on his throne. 🙂 In the Dierenrijk Nuenen it’s possible to take very ‘jungle like’ photos. Isn’t […]



Ein Spaziergang im Mai in Hellabrunn / A walk in Hellabrunn in May

Jun 9th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

9.6.2021 von/by Anita (Auf Deutsch / In English) Eine Herren-WG die funktioniert./ A men’s flat-share that works Direkt gegenüber eine der Abruzzen-Gämse. / Directly opposite one of the Abruzzo chamois. Hier benötige jemand dringend seinen Schlaf. Die Kinder halten ihn auf Trab / Here someone urgently needs his sleep. The children keep him busy. Ein […]