Team des Arosa Bärenland
Eine Partnerschaft mitVier PfotenArosa


A strong team looks after the welfare of the bears and our guests.

Hans Schmid

Scientific Director

«I find it fantastic being able to work for bears and visitors in a natural landscape.»

Daria Jörg

Daria Jörg

Specialist Bears & Guests

«It has always been my biggest dream to be in the mountains and to work as an animal keeper.»

Angie Voigtländer

Angie Voigtländer

Specialist Bears & Guests


Rochus Caluori

Specialist Bears & Guests

«A job in the mountains, in the fresh air in an animal welfare project, what more could you want?»

Nadia Zippert

Guest Service

«Every single story of these rescued bears touches me. To be able to work for sustainable animal welfare in this unique natural environment is pure joy.»

Reto Fritz

Guest Service

«I love to bring people closer to nature. We often forget that we ourselves are nature.»

Melanie Scivales

Guest Service

»Having a workplace that's in the middle of the mountains and also inhabited by rescued bears is a highlight for me.»

visitor platform

volunteer staff members

supporter by conviction


Pascale Fischer

volunteer staff member

"It's great for me to be a part of this holistic project of people, animals and nature."


Beat Schmid

volunteer staff member

"Those who love nature and animals will protect nature and animals."


Ursula Geissler

volunteer staff member

"I really enjoy my involvement with the Arosa Bear Sanctuary team."


Urs Ackermann

volunteer staff member

"Arosa and the bears - it's a matter of the heart."


Silvia Staub Sievers

volunteer staff member

"It means a lot to me to be able to explain the idea behind the Arosa Bear Sanctuary to our visitors and tell them about the bears."