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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 […]



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 […]



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 […]



Vienna – Wenn Mama auch mit dem Stiefel spielen will

Jun 7th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

7.6.2021 von Jola Belik Dass Eisbär-Mädl Finja eine besondere Vorliebe für Arbeitsschuhe und Arbeitsstiefel hat, ist ja bekannt. Dass aber auch Mama Nora mit dem Stiefel spielen will, war mir neu. Hier einige Schnappschüsse von den beiden beim Rangeln um den schon ziemlich abgeknabberten Stiefel. Gib den Stiefel wieder her! Finja mit Stiefel (li) und […]



Diergaarde Blijdorp / Rotterdam Zoo

Jun 4th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

4.6.2021 – Photos by Nel Hoekstra After the midnight on the 5th of May (at 00.03 CET) a baby elephant was born in the Rotterdam Zoo. The mother is the 20 years old Bangka. Her mother Irma was supporting her daughter when she was giving birth to the baby. Bangka’s baby was quickly standing on […]



Anchorage, Alaska- Orphaned black bear cubs

May 30th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

30.5.2021 – Source: Press release from the Alaska Zoo, Photos by John Gomes One of Anchorage’s most popular family venues has its first orphan of the season.An orphaned male black bear cub arrived at the Alaska Zoo on Saturday May 8th from Kotzebue, in the care of Alaska Fish and Game. He is doing well […]



A visit in the Dierenrijk Amersfoort in Netherlands

May 26th, 2021 | By | Category: Featured articles

26.5.2021 – Photos by Nel Hoekstra Just like most zoos even the Dierenrijk Amersfoort has been closed due to the covid-19. When the zoo finally could open the gates again our friend Nel was one of the first visitors. Of course, the visitors have to follow and respect the restrictions before and during a visit […]



The Mystery of the Lost Appetite/Das Geheimnis des Appetit-Verlustes

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

16.5.2021 by Mervi, Translation into German by Caren, Collages by Mervi, Original Knuti and Giovanna by Monika and SylviaMicky, Published first time in January 2010 The Mystery of the Lost Appetite – Hello, hello….is this KCSI, Super Chief Crime Scene Investigator Knuseau? – Knuseau speaking – Hi, this is Herr Knuti from the Berlin Zoo […]