Zoos in Russia

Gelendzhik Park in Russia – Ermak and Arctic-Aurora are doing fine

Jul 11th, 2021 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

11.7.2021 – Source: Safari Park Gelendzhik As you may remember two polar bear cubs were born in November 2020 in Safari Park Gelendzhik. The parents are mother Serjoska and father Commodore Sedov. Because the mother bear abandoned her babies they’ve been hand raised by the keepers. Ermak and Arctic-Aurora have grown a lot and love […]



Russia – Nice names for the twin cubs

Apr 1st, 2021 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

1.4.2021 – Source: Safari-Park Gelendzhik
The polar bear twin cubs of Safari-Park Gelendzhik, Russia, now have names! There has been a voting and, of course, lots of names were suggested.



Adorable polar bear babies experiencing snow

Mar 18th, 2021 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

18.3.2021 – Sources: Safari-Park Gelendzhik, Orsa Predator Center
The Spring is approaching with giant steps now but there’s still time for Ewa’s and Wilbär’s baby bear to feel the snow under it’s paws.



Russia – Feeding the baby bears

Mar 9th, 2021 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

9.3.2021 – Source: Sarfari-Park Gelendzhik
The twin babies in the Sarfari-Park Gelendzhik are being hand raised so, of course, the keepers are taking care of the feeding. I can’t help being a bit envious!



Russia – Baby bears’ debute

Feb 26th, 2021 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

26.2.2021 – Source: Sarfari-Park Gelendzhik
As you may remember two polar bear cubs were born in November 2020 in Sarfari-Park Gelendzhik. The proud parents are mother Serjoska and father Commodore Sedov. A few days ago the cubs made their first public appearance.



Russia – Polar bear twins born

Jan 13th, 2021 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

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.



Dumka and her baby girl Purga

May 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

17.5.2018 – Source: Izhevsk Zoo, Russia Purga the polar bear cub, getting nursed by her mother Dumka, at Izhevsk Zoo, Russia. What could be a better way to start a day? Mama Dumka takes this opportunity to wash her daughter’s fur. The breakfast time is over and it’s time to start planning the activities of […]



The polar bear baby in Ischewsk is a girl

Apr 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

15.4.2018 – Source: Ischewsk Zoo
Dumka and Aion in the Ischewsk Zoo in Russia (Udmurtia) are proud parents of a lovely polar bear cub. Now we know the baby is a girl! She’s got the name Purga. The baby girl has got a name Purga which means ‘Snow storm’ in Russian.



Zefirka presents her baby bear

Mar 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Zoos in Russia

23.3.2018 – Source: Nikolaevsky Zoopark (Ukraine)
We don’t see photos or videos from the zoos in Ukraine very often so I’m glad to show you photos of Zefirka and her cubbie in the Nikolaevsky Zoopark. The baby was born in the night between the 7th and 8th of December 2017.



Chaartschaana has arrived in St Petersburg

Dec 15th, 2017 | By | Category: St Petersburg

15.12.2017 – Source: St Petersburg Zoo First some facts to freshen up your memory: Chaartschaana was born in the Yakutsk Zoo on the 30th of November 2016. Her parents are mother Kolymana who was found in the wild in 2012 and father Lomonossow born in 2011 in St Petersburg. The visitors of the St Petersburg […]