August 2015

A New Home for Chip and Chap!

Chip and Chap are two Himalayan dwarf chipmunks that live in Tierpark Berlin. Both of them don't exactly look like you would expect predators to look like. Furry brush ears, curious beady eyes and a long bushy tail are more reminiscent of plush toy animals. Chip and Chap are also vegetarians – but a few insects in between meal times never go a miss. Apart from anything else, they prefer a Paleo diet: Nuts and seeds.

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Large Rococo Festival at Tierpark Berlin

Be a princess for a day? Many girls' dreams came true at Tierpark Berlin: The weekend of 22/23 August was devoted to Rococo here. Visitors to the splendid Schloss Friedrichsfelde anticipated a journey back to the 18th Century. Palace enthusiasts of young and old were able to stroll through the palace gardens in striking costumes.

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