Tag Archives: bear

Polar bear Inuka enjoys giant ice kacang cake on 24th birthday

Polar bear Inuka enjoys giant ice kacang cake on 24th birthday
SINGAPORE – Inuka, the first polar bear born in the tropics, turned 24 on Friday. As a birthday treat, his keepers at the Singapore Zoo presented the male bear with a giant ice kachang cake made of his favourite food such as salmon, blueberries …
Read more on The Straits Times

Manatees died in lower numbers in 2014
(FILE) Picture taken at the Singapore Zoo, on March 11, 2003 of a newborn Manatee swimming with the help of its mother, Eva, hours after being born. Guatemalan environmentalists found on August 14, 2008 in Izabal, some 350km northeast of Guatemala …
Read more on WTSP 10 News

More than 400 baby animals born or hatched at Singapore's wildlife parks in 2014
Since January, the four parks – Jurong Bird Park, Night Safari, River Safari and Singapore Zoo – have welcomed more than 400 babies that were either born or hatched. The latest additions were a pair of Asian lion cubs born on Sept 27 at the Night Safari.
Read more on The Straits Times

Illegal bus touts growing in number, and getting bolder
For more than a decade, bus touts have been operating discreetly at the entrances to attractions, such as the Singapore Flyer, Jurong Bird Park, Singapore Zoo and Sentosa, as well as the arrival halls of Changi Airport and ferry terminals like the …
Read more on The Straits Times