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Katited’s First Visit to Berlin: Part 2 – Saturday 29 July 2017

Aug 7th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

7.8.2017 by Ralph (many thanks to Monika aus Berlin for most of the photos and being the Knut Taxi) After a busy day on Friday meeting Wolodja and Tonja in the Tierpark, BN and Katited were looking forward to a special day of celebrations by the Two Legs who love the Polar Bear Knut, but […]



Katited’s first trip to Berlin: Part One Thursday 27 July

Aug 2nd, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

2.8.2017 by Ralph Katited was very excited. She would be going to meet Katjuscha in Berlin for the first time. The Bear with No Name (BN) had already made the trip, so he was rather relaxed. Both were very pleased that instead of shopping, Ralph had decided to let them join him for a big […]



Süße Ferkeleien aus dem Tiergarten Nürnberg

Jul 21st, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

21.7.2017 von MoniK Unsere Minischweine haben ihre ersten Ferkel bekommen. Miss Piggy hat am 3.Juli vier kleine Eber und Amy einen Tag später 3 Säue und einen Eber zur Welt gebracht. Wir waren sehr gespannt auf die Ferkel der Minischweine und konnten uns nicht vorstellen wie groß bzw. klein die Ferkel sind. Hier ein Größenvergleich […]



Joyeux Jour de la Bastille!

Jul 14th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

14.7.2017 by Mervi Today it’s the National Day of France – even called the Bastille Day (Jour de la Bastille). Chris gave me the idea of doing a little something to celebrate this day even in Knuti’s Weekly. Thank you, Chris for the good idea! We have all the reason to celebrate France and the French […]



BN and Katited visit Munich with Ralph from 25 to 28 June – Part 2

Jul 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

10.7.2017 by Ralph Like many Zoos Hellabrunn works closely with organisation like Polar Bears International to support research into the condition of Polar Bears in the wild. Hellabrunn tries to give its bears a life as close to natural conditions as possible, and is a leader in the field. BN and Katited knew that Yoghi […]



BN and Katited visit Munich with Ralph from 25 to 28 June – Part 1

Jul 7th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

7.7.2017 by Ralph Bear with no name (BN) explained to Katited that, as Mini-Kati (MK) was too ill to travel, she would have the chance to go to Munich to visit the best Polar Bear Habitat in Germany and see a really famous Polar Bear mother and daughter. BN knew that MK had told Katited […]



Like siamese twins: Belij and Serij at the Budapest Zoo

Jun 13th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

13.6.2017 by Theresa (English / Deutsch) Wie die Siamesische Zwillinge – Belij und Szerij im Budapest Zoo At least succed to meet with our Zoo’s new polarbears. In the way to Belij and Serij, these sweet toddlers just have finished their snack. Endlich es ist mir geglückt kennenlernen die neue Eisbäre unseren Tiergartens. Unterwegs zu […]



Fiona – the miracle baby hippo

Jun 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

10.6.2017 – Source: The Cincinnati Zoo I’m sure many of you have been following sweet Fiona in Facebook but I want to introduce her here, too. Here are some mile stones in her Life. You can follow the whole story in the Cincinnati Zoo’s Facebook site. Fiona (the baby hippo) became instantly famous when she […]



San Diego Zoo in Sunny Southern California

Jun 5th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

5.6.2017 by Knuti-Judi So, I found myself in paradise at the end of the winter! Southern California—San Diego to be specific, is a beautiful place! A family visit to the San Diego Zoo was our first order of business! The zoo was founded in 1916 and it is said that it would take four hours […]



A week with Polar Bears in Aalborg – Part 2

Jun 3rd, 2017 | By | Category: Featured articles

3.6.2017 by Ralph, Video by Molly Merrow On Friday morning I was told that Lars would be moved back to the big water enclosure and that I would get a chance to meet him. I was incredibly grateful to the keepers of course. They had already allowed me to meet Malik and the girls as […]