The Memory Lane

Memories of Knut in Winter time

Jan 5th, 2019 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.1.2019 – Photos and video by Gudrun, Collage by Dumba
All photos of Knut are wonderful but maybe the ones taken in Winter time are something very special. After all – Winter is the polar bear season!



Knut’s birthday preparations – Memories from the year 2010

Dec 5th, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.12.2018 – This story was first published 19.11.2010. Again many Knut friends are in Berlin to celebrate Knuti’s birthday. Unfortunaly I can’t be there due to illness but this is a special day anyway!



Knut memories from the year 2008

Nov 5th, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.11.2018 – Photos by Gudrun
This time I thought you would like to see some photos taken by Gudrun in 2008 when Knut was still ‘een kleenet Kind’. We miss him so much!



Knut in October 2010

Oct 5th, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.10.2018 – Photos by Gudrun
October 2010 was only the last October during Knuti’s short life. Who could have thought what was going to happen only a few months later. They say time heals even the deepest wounds but our wound is still open ….



Knut in Autumn 2010

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.9.2018 – Photos by Gudrun
This time we celebrate Knut’s monthly birthday with some wonderful photos taken by Gudrun in October 2010. Our magic bear was spending time in the special Knut-Ecke.



Mixed feelings in August 2009

Aug 5th, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.8.2018 – Photos by Jessie and Doris Webb, First published 21.8.2009
Here’s another nostalgic contribution to the Memory Lane: Hello fans! How time flies – it’s already August! I have always liked autumn but I will meet this autumn with mixed feelings.



Corinna has joined Anton in the bear heaven

Jul 22nd, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

22.7.2018 by Mervi, Photos by Petra Ballon, Dumba and Caren
Yesterday (21. July) we received the sad news from Wilhelma in Stuttgart. Polar bear Corinna had crossed the Rainbow Bridge.



Summer greetings from the Trojka – Knut, Flocke and Raspi

Jul 5th, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.7.2018 (In English / Auf Deutsch) – First published 3.7.2009 – by Knuti (with a little help from Mervi)
Hello friends! It’s been some very hot days this week so me and my pals started planning our holiday. I guess you all know how expensive everything is nowadays.



Sleep in peace, dear Olga!

Jun 27th, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

27.6.2018 by Mervi
This morning we received the sad news from Hellabrunn. Brown bear Olga has died at the age of 41 years. It’s a very respectable age so Olga has deserved rest and peace.



Nostalgia – Knuti’s Summer Holiday

Jun 5th, 2018 | By | Category: The Memory Lane

5.6.2018 – In English/Auf Deutsch – First published in the Summer 2008.
Last time you could read about Knut’s holiday plans and now it’s time to read and see how his and Daddy’s holiday was. Even though this story is pure fiction it sure brings back memories!