News from the Bear World

Russia – The polar bear baby in Rostov has a name now!

Apr 28th, 2021 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

28.4.2021 – Source: The Rostov Zoo
Even the Rostov Zoo had happy polar bear family news in November last year.  We are glad to announce that the baby is a girl. On the 26th of April Cometa’s and Aion’s cub celebrated her 5 months birthday.

St Petersburg – Goodbye supermama Uslada

Apr 14th, 2021 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

14.4.2021 – Source: The Leningrad Zoo, Photos by Micha Moroz
On Tuesday, April 13, one of the oldest polar bears in the world died at the Leningrad Zoo. Uslada was 33 years old. This was reported by the press release from the zoo today.

Copenhagen – Did the animals actually miss their visitors?

Jun 4th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

4.6.2020 – Source: The Copenhagen Zoo
The zoos have been closed for several weeks but now most of them have re-opened the gates. Many visitors are wondering how the animals have reacted to the absence of the two legged creatures that used to came and watch them.

Zwei neue Eisbären in Karlsruhe

May 28th, 2020 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

8.5.2020 – Quelle: Zoologischen Stadtgarten Karlsruhe
Charlotte und Blizzard heißen die neuesten Bewohner im Zoologischen Stadtgarten Karlsruhe. Das fünfjährige Eisbären-Weibchen ist gestern aus dem Erlebnis-Zoo Hannover gekommen.

Sadness in Alaska, Happiness in Scotland

Jan 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

3.1.2018 – Sources: Alaska Zoo, Highland Wildlife Park Kincraig
After roughly two decades at the Alaska Zoo, Ahpun the polar bear suddenly died last weekend, according to zoo officials. / The UK’s only female polar bear Victoria, has given birth here at the Highland Wildlife Park!

Nika & Kap, Sesi & Nanooq, Ewa & Wilbär, Anana & daughter

Apr 19th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

Quelle: Zoo Karlsruhe, Zoo Mulhouse, Columbus Zoo, Orsa Predator Center
Unsere beiden Eisbären Nika und Kap sind heute das erste Mal auf der Anlage zusammengelassen worden. Und sie verstehen sich richtig gut. / Anana’s baby is a girl!

Frida’s baby boy has a name now – Meet Lars in Aalborg

Mar 9th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

9.3.2017 – Source: The Tallinn Zoo
May we proudly present our polar bear boy ARON! The name contest is now finished. Totally 3821 names were suggested. The zoo staff and the association ‘Friends of the Tallin Zoo’ chose the name Aron.

Frida’s baby boy came out for the first time, Malik’s brown polar bear babies

Mar 2nd, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

2.3.2017 – Sources: Tallinn Zoo, Aalborg Zoo
Even Frida in the Tallinn Zoo has presented her cub to the media and to the visitors. Before she let her son out she took a thorough look at the enclosure to make sure it was safe for her baby to make his entré.

Sesi’s baby has a name now – News from Zoo Neumünster – New toy for Tonja and Fritz

Feb 27th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

27.2.2017 – Source: Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse, Photos: Michel Foos
Bonjour! Hello! Today I can tell you that I’m a girl and the name you have chosen to me is Nanuk which means ‘polar bear’ in the inuit language.

Malik’s cute twins and Tonja’s sweet Fritz

Feb 25th, 2017 | By | Category: News from the Bear World

Photos and video by Susanne Hansen, photos of Fritz by Tierpark Berlin
Malik’s cubbies are curious exploring their explosure but mama keeps an eye on them all the time.