The Memory Lane

Nostalgie – I wish Daddy could see me now

Jan 5th, 2021 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.1.2021 – Photos by Doris and Jessie Webb, Collage by Dumba
This article was first published on the 1st of October 2009. I think it deserves to be published once more! It’s about Knut’s and Giovanna’s first date.



The legends live forever

Dec 5th, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.12.2020 by Mervi, Collages by Doro and Dumba
Fourteen years have gone since the day Tosca gave birth to a tiny polar bear baby. Unfortunately she couldn’t take care of the cub herself but we will always be grateful for the precious gift she gave us.



Knut in November 2009

Nov 5th, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.11.2020 – Photos and the video by Gudrun
Maybe Knut was dreaming of the Winter when Gudrun took these photos. He has a dreamy look in some of them.



Knut’s Kitchen/Knutis Küche

Oct 5th, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.10.2020 by Mervi
July 8 was a very special day for Knuti – on that day it was officially announced that he will stay in Bärlin. All his fans were of course, in seventh heaven and Knuti himself decided to have a big party!



Knut in September 2008

Sep 5th, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.9.2020 – Photos by Gudrun, Collage by Dumba
We all remember how Knut was walking and occasionally standing on his hind legs waiting for a keeper who would bring him food – preferably a big salmon.



Polar bear Victor is now wandering in the icefields in heaven

Aug 22nd, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

22.8.2020 – Source: The Yorkshire Wildlife Park Yorkshire Wildlife Park announces with deep sadness today (21th of August) that Victor, the country’s oldest and most popular polar bear, has passed away. Despite the best efforts of the veterinary team who attended when 22 year old Victor was unexpectedly taken ill earlier today, Victor sadly suffered […]



Knut in August 2010

Aug 5th, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.8.2020 – Photos by Gudrun, Collage by Dumba
Can you imagine that these photos were taken 10 years ago! Time is passing by so quickly …. although sometimes the magic time with our Knuti seems like yesterday.



Gardener Knut in the Summer 2009

Jul 5th, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.7.2020 – Photos by Gudrun, Collage by Dumba
This time we remember Knut and his ‘green paws’. He was a master of moving plants from one place to another and managed to make his enclosure much greener.



Charm-Knutte

Jun 5th, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.6.2020 by Knut, Photos by LeenaP, Collage by Dumba
I’ve heard there’s a Swedish expression ‘Charm-Knutte’ for persons who are irresistably charming. I’d like to be a ‘Charm-Knutte’, too!



Knut potpourri by Gudrun

May 5th, 2020 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.5.2020-  Photos by Gudrun, Collage by Dumba
In this ‘corona time’ we need to see cute photos and what could be cuter than our magic bear Knut! I’m sure these photos will bring back many sweet memories.