Press area

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

    From Berlin to Chengdu

    Pit and Paule have arrived safe and well at the panda base

    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.

    [Translate to English:] Rückflug nach China: Yan Yan aus dem Zoo Berlin

    Yan Yan Flies Back Home!

    The last big trip: On Sunday, 26 July 2015, it was time for Yan Yan to move back to her home. The button eyed female panda from Zoo Berlin – whose faithful glance…

    [Translate to English:] Flachland-Gorilla Ivo aus dem Berliner Zoo  ist zeugungsunfähig

    No Baby Boom for Gorilla Ivo

    Medical examination confirmed – Ivo is impotent

    Black Rhinoceros from Zoo Berlin is the Ambassador for Endangered Species

    Federal Minister Dr. Hendricks sponsors Hodari

    [Translate to English:] Raubtierschädel bei einer Führung im Zoo Berlin

    Roaringly Good Fun During the Holidays at Zoo Berlin

    Zoo and Aquarium Berlin once again have an exciting programme for all school children during this year's summer holiday. Keen architects, big explorers and resourceful…

    [Translate to English:] Eisbärdame Tosca im Zoo Berlin

    Old Polar Bear Dame Tosca is Freed From Her Suffering

    The Ethics Commission has reached a decision

    [Translate to English:] Spitzmaulnashorn Akili als Baby

    Bye Bye, Akili - Black Rhinoceros Akili Moves to Japan

    Akili is not even three years of age, yet the "light" heavyweight is already making strides across the globe: The female black rhinoceros moved from Berlin to Tokyo on…

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Christiane Reiss
Katharina Marie Sperling
Philine Hachmeister
Svenja Eisenbarth

Zoologischer Garten Berlin AG
Hardenbergplatz 8
10787 Berlin


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