Press area

Here you can access all press reports and selected images for editorial use. Please pay attention to the copyright notice below.

    A monument to species conservation

    The cornerstone is laid for Zoo Berlin’s new rhino habitat

    Cheeky bear meets bamboo cake

    Panda twins at Zoo Berlin are turning two years old

    Tilla goes exploring

    Zoo Berlin’s gorilla baby is getting mobile.

    The 'Tree of the Year' 2015 in Zoo Berlin

    Zoo Berlin and the "Tree of the Year" foundation presented the tree of the year 2015, the littleleaf linden, to the public on 15 October.

    [Translate to English:] Tierbeschäftigung für Zoo-Tiere in Berlin

    Brain jogging for the animals at Zoo Berlin

    Toy surprise for Orangutan & Co.

    [Translate to English:] Löwe Paule im Zoo Berlin

    African Lion Paule Has Been Put To Sleep Due To Old Age

    The seventeen-year-old African lion Paule had to be put to sleep on the morning of 21 September 2015. Paule had been on the steady decline, his musculoskeletal system was…

    Two Berliners in L.A. – Animal Keeper Exchange!

    Keepers exchange between Zoo Berlin, Tierpark Berlin and Los Angeles Zoo

    [Translate to English:] Kalifornische Seelöwin Doro im Zoo Berlin

    Sea Lion Cow Doro Passes Away Unexpectedly

    On 1 September, 10-year-old sea lion cow Doro died unexpectedly in Zoo Berlin. The cause of the sudden death of the sea lion, as can now be revealed by the doctors of the…

    [Translate to English:] Eisbär Knut im Zoo Berlin

    Mystery of Polar Bear Knut's Illness Solved!

    The animal was suffering from an autoimmune disease, which was previously only known in man.

    NEW: Collector's Album with Animal Stickers!

    Start collecting your animal stickers now in a joint campaign by the Tagesspiegel, Zoo Berlin and the Kaiser.

    [Translate to English:] ausgewilderte Moorente aus dem Zoo Berlin

    Reintroduction of Ferruginous Ducks Into the Wild

    Biggest reintroduction campaign in the history of Zoo Berlin!

    Tigress Thaya Had To Be Put To Sleep Unexpectedly

    The four-year-old Malayan tigress "Thaya" had to be unexpectedly put down on the afternoon of 30 July 2015.

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Press contact

Christiane Reiss
Katharina Marie Sperling
Maximilian Jäger
Philine Hachmeister

Zoologischer Garten Berlin AG
Hardenbergplatz 8
10787 Berlin


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