Ranua 2020

SISU welcomes you to the Winter Wonderland Ranua

Dec 6th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

6.12.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Today is the Independence Day of Finland so I thought this would be a suitable day for publishing Sisu’s greetings to the readers of this magazine. Terve! Hello! Dear friends, it’s bee quite a while since my latest newsletter but here I am again. As you can see we […]



Happy birthday to you, dear Sisu!

Nov 21st, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

21.11.2020 by Mervi, Photos by Marko Junttila The 21st of November 2016 was a happy day in the Ranua Wildlife Park. Polar bear lady Venus gave birth to a tiny cub. The park announced the news only in January when the cub had made it through the first critical weeks. What a happy day that […]



Sisu found out the secret of Agent 007 ½

Aug 10th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

10.8.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! Greetings from the hot Ranua! Because of the heat I’m spending most of my time in the water. This is a good chance to tell the big ball who’s the boss in this pool! You must admit my back stroke exercises are simply brilliant. Although I’m a […]



Sisu sends you sunshine greetings from Ranua

Jul 31st, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

30.7.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! This time I want to send you happy and sunny greetings from northern Finland. As you can see I’ve been quite busy making my enclosure look like a garden. Mama and I are doing just fine and I’m glad to tell you that the corona situation in […]



The big ball is a piece of cake for Sisu

Jul 17th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

17.7.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! Greetings from the Summer like Ranua. My mother and I are doing fine and we really love to meet our visitors again. We are both glad that they are behaving very well and keeping the distance. Of course, I want to present my skils with the huge […]



Sisu presents some of his cutest friends

Jun 25th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

25.6.2020 – Dedicated to Dumba on her birthday Terve! Hello to you all! First I want to send my special greetings to our Berliner friend Dumba. I’m sure all the readers will join me when I’m growling ‘HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU, DEAR DUMBA’. My friends in Malmö asked me to deliver this card to you. […]



Sisu in ‘the water on the rocks’

May 8th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

8.5.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila, Ranua Wildlife Park Terve! Hello! Our zoo is closed until the 1st of June but Marko was allowed to come and take some nice photos of me and my friends. The photos were taken on the 28th of April. Many parts of Europe have had an almost snowless Winter […]



Sisu & his friends are missing the visitors

Apr 22nd, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

22.4.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila Terve! Hello! It’s been a while since my latest news letter but here I am again. Although the April is almost over we have plenty of snow in Ranua! I know many polar bears are envious when they see me playing in the white stuff. This Spring is very […]



Sisu’s ode to the Winter

Feb 10th, 2020 | By | Category: Ranua 2020

10.2.2020 – Photos by Marko Junttila

Terve! Hello! This is my first newsletter in the year 2020! Although we’ve had so many sad and bad news already I hope this year will even bring us many happy news. For me the best news are that Nora’s and Ranzo’s baby is doing fine.