Donate

Wild Kratts Previous Broadcasts

Snowy Owl Invasion (Episode #403)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

Martin and Chris are hanging out in China with their Giant panda friend Stuffo, when they receive reports of Snowy owls showing up all over North America. Since these raptors live in the Arctic, it's up to the Wild Kratts to solve the Mystery of the Snowy Owl Invasion! Science Concept : Territoriality, population cycles, migration.

Back In Creature Time - Tasmanian Tiger, Part 2 (Episode #326)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

After their encounter with the Dodo Bird, the Wild Kratts decide to try out Aviva's Time Trampoline again. This time to visit with the extinct Tasmanian Tiger. But their trip doesn't go as smoothly as they hoped. Not only do they run into the ancestors of Donita and Dabio - who are trying to get rid of all the Tasmanian tigers - but the Wild Kratts have to defeat Zach, who is hatching a plan to keep them trapped in the past forever!

Snowy Owl Invasion (Episode #403)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Martin and Chris are hanging out in China with their Giant panda friend Stuffo, when they receive reports of Snowy owls showing up all over North America. Since these raptors live in the Arctic, it's up to the Wild Kratts to solve the Mystery of the Snowy Owl Invasion! Science Concept : Territoriality, population cycles, migration.

Back In Creature Time - Tasmanian Tiger, Part 2 (Episode #326)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

After their encounter with the Dodo Bird, the Wild Kratts decide to try out Aviva's Time Trampoline again. This time to visit with the extinct Tasmanian Tiger. But their trip doesn't go as smoothly as they hoped. Not only do they run into the ancestors of Donita and Dabio - who are trying to get rid of all the Tasmanian tigers - but the Wild Kratts have to defeat Zach, who is hatching a plan to keep them trapped in the past forever!

Back In Creature Time - Go Dodo Go, Part 1 (Episode #325)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

The Wild Kratts crew lament the extinction of different animals in recent history and how they'll never ever be able to see them. Aviva decides that it's finally time to unveil her most secret invention yet - the Time Trampoline! Using the trampoline, the Wild Kratts jump back in time to meet the extinct Dodo Bird of Mauritius. But once there, they run into Gourmand's ancestor, who decides Dodos are definitely on the menu! It's Wild Kratts to the rescue!

Capture The Fishmobile (Episode #324)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

When Aviva unveils her new Fishmobile invention, designed to keep up with the rapid, precise movements of schooling fish, Chris and Martin challenge the gang to a brand new creature game.

Back In Creature Time - Go Dodo Go, Part 1 (Episode #325)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

The Wild Kratts crew lament the extinction of different animals in recent history and how they'll never ever be able to see them. Aviva decides that it's finally time to unveil her most secret invention yet - the Time Trampoline! Using the trampoline, the Wild Kratts jump back in time to meet the extinct Dodo Bird of Mauritius. But once there, they run into Gourmand's ancestor, who decides Dodos are definitely on the menu! It's Wild Kratts to the rescue!

Capture The Fishmobile (Episode #324)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

When Aviva unveils her new Fishmobile invention, designed to keep up with the rapid, precise movements of schooling fish, Chris and Martin challenge the gang to a brand new creature game.

Fire Salamander (Episode #505H)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 17, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

While exploring the Black Forest in Germany, Chris and Martin are amazed to discover a black and yellow salamander crawling out of the fire! They don't understand how this is possible, since salamanders need water - not fire - to live. It's a mystery that the Kratt Brothers are determined to solve and unravel the secret of the Fire Salamander. Science Concept: Salamander life cycle.

The Dhole Duplicator (Episode #503H)

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 16, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

While visiting India, Martin and Chris go off on a creature adventure to explore the world of the Dhole - aka "The Red Dog". With the help of Wild Kratt Kid Mala, they manage to find this elusive and endangered creature and working together with the pack, the Kratt Bros are able to defeat one very hungry tiger! Science Concept: Social groups and hunting strategy.

Praying Mantis (Episode #323)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

Two Wild Kratts kids wake up to find the praying mantis cocoons they've been keeping in their room have hatched - they now have 200 babies! Sending out a Wild Kratts Alarm, the Tortuga rushes to help them, and return the baby mantises safely to the wild.

Tenrec Treasure Hunt (Episode #322)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

When Chris sets up an elaborate treasure hunt centering on a cool and rare group of insectivores - the Tenrec - from Madagascar, the rest of the crew sets off to complete the hunt.

Praying Mantis (Episode #323)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Two Wild Kratts kids wake up to find the praying mantis cocoons they've been keeping in their room have hatched - they now have 200 babies! Sending out a Wild Kratts Alarm, the Tortuga rushes to help them, and return the baby mantises safely to the wild.

Tenrec Treasure Hunt (Episode #322)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

When Chris sets up an elaborate treasure hunt centering on a cool and rare group of insectivores - the Tenrec - from Madagascar, the rest of the crew sets off to complete the hunt.

Mystery of the North Pole Penguins? (Episode #501)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

The Wild Kratts are hanging out with Emperor penguins at the South Pole and wondering why penguins don't live at the North Pole. All of a sudden, Koki gets a report from Wild Kratt Kid, Nua, that there are penguins stranded in the Arctic. What? They're not supposed to be there! The Wild Kratts spring into action to investigate this mystery and get the "lost" penguins back to their natural home. Science Concept : Geographical distribution of species.

Golden Bamboo Lemur (Episode #321)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts learn from Wild Kratts Kid, Patricia Ranomafana, that a Golden Bamboo lemur baby has been born. The Team decides to stay a bit longer to learn about this rare lemur.

Lemur Stink Fight (Episode #320)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts hear signs of a dispute between two troops of ringtailed lemurs. So they set out to figure out just what these two lemur groups are arguing about...

Golden Bamboo Lemur (Episode #321)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts learn from Wild Kratts Kid, Patricia Ranomafana, that a Golden Bamboo lemur baby has been born. The Team decides to stay a bit longer to learn about this rare lemur.

Lemur Stink Fight (Episode #320)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts hear signs of a dispute between two troops of ringtailed lemurs. So they set out to figure out just what these two lemur groups are arguing about...

Lemur Legs (Episode #319)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

The Wild Kratts arrive in Madagascar for the first time - touching down in the southern region known as the spiny desert - where they discover a group of sifaka lemurs. Soon, they are learning about these lemurs amazing vertical clinging and leaping abilities.

Aye Aye (Episode #318)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

When the Wild Kratts team embarks on a pirate adventure in the Indian Ocean, they discover a very strange, other-worldly castaway.

Lemur Legs (Episode #319)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

The Wild Kratts arrive in Madagascar for the first time - touching down in the southern region known as the spiny desert - where they discover a group of sifaka lemurs. Soon, they are learning about these lemurs amazing vertical clinging and leaping abilities.

Aye Aye (Episode #318)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

When the Wild Kratts team embarks on a pirate adventure in the Indian Ocean, they discover a very strange, other-worldly castaway.

Mini Madagascar (Episode #317)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

With no big land predators, Chris realizes that Madagascar is one of the safest places in the world for adventuring. It's the perfect place to miniaturize and explore. But the 'mini' Kratts soon discover, they made a big mistake!

Fossa Palooza (Episode #316)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

Chris, bummed that the gang must leave Madagascar without ever having seen amazing fossa, accidentally falls out the hatch of the Tortuga in mid-flight and lands deep in an island forest - amongst a group of the very creatures he longed to find!

Mini Madagascar (Episode #317)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

With no big land predators, Chris realizes that Madagascar is one of the safest places in the world for adventuring. It's the perfect place to miniaturize and explore. But the 'mini' Kratts soon discover, they made a big mistake!

Fossa Palooza (Episode #316)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

Chris, bummed that the gang must leave Madagascar without ever having seen amazing fossa, accidentally falls out the hatch of the Tortuga in mid-flight and lands deep in an island forest - amongst a group of the very creatures he longed to find!

Animals Who Live to Be 100 Years Old (Episode #419H)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 7, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

The Wild Kratts crew lament the extinction of different animals in recent history and how they'll never ever be able to see them. Aviva decides that it's finally time to unveil her most secret invention yet - the Time Trampoline! Using the trampoline, the Wild Kratts jump back in time to meet the extinct Dodo Bird of Mauritius. But once there, they run into Gourmand's ancestor, who decides Dodos are definitely on the menu! It's Wild Kratts to the rescue! Science Concept: Extinction - different types of animals can go extinct and disappear from the planet in a number of ways - habitat loss, overhunting, etc. Once an animal goes extinct, it is lost forever.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 9, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

Chameleons On Target (Episode #315)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

Aviva is working on a special ring chip that will super power her "inventuring", but it's stolen by a mysterious lemur. Martin and Chris are off to the rescue and along the way, they learn about the amazing world of chameleons.

Mystery on the Prairie (Episode #314)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

When Martin and Chris find an unusual thorn bush with "spiked" grasshoppers and beetles, they set out to solve a new creature mystery.

Chameleons On Target (Episode #315)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

Aviva is working on a special ring chip that will super power her "inventuring", but it's stolen by a mysterious lemur. Martin and Chris are off to the rescue and along the way, they learn about the amazing world of chameleons.

Mystery on the Prairie (Episode #314)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

When Martin and Chris find an unusual thorn bush with "spiked" grasshoppers and beetles, they set out to solve a new creature mystery.

Spirit Bear (Episode #416H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

When the Wild Kratts head out looking for Black bears, Aviva keeps seeing a fleeting glimpse of what she thinks is a ghostly white bear. The gang soon realizes that they have stumbled across the rare Spirit Bear of the Northern Pacific. But celebration turns to dismay when they encounter new villain, Ms. Paisley Paver, CEO of Pave Nature Incorporated, and discover her plans to turn the island into a Mega Storage facility. Science Concept: Generic differences.

Prairie Who? (Episode #313)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

A twister surprises the Tortuga in flight - and all the gang abandons ship and gets separated out on the prairie. While searching for each other, the Wild Kratts Team discovers the amazing species that inhabit the Prairie.

The Amazing Creature Race (Episode #312)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

The Wild Kratts Team decides to have a Creature Power Running Race to help them figure out who are the greatest running creatures of all!

Prairie Who? (Episode #313)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

A twister surprises the Tortuga in flight - and all the gang abandons ship and gets separated out on the prairie. While searching for each other, the Wild Kratts Team discovers the amazing species that inhabit the Prairie.

The Amazing Creature Race (Episode #312)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

The Wild Kratts Team decides to have a Creature Power Running Race to help them figure out who are the greatest running creatures of all!

Sea Otter Swim (Episode #414H)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

When the Wild Kratts take time out for a swim, Jimmy reveals that he's not that strong a swimmer. To help, Martin and Chris take him to his own personal swimming tutor - a Sea otter named Coach! Science Concept: How Objects Behave In Water.

Journey to the Subnivean Zone (Episode #226)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

A miniaturized Chris and Martin get lost in a snowy field and uncover the secret underground world of the meadow vole.

Snow Runners (Episode #219)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

On their way to return some Hispid hares to Asia, the Wild Kratts accidentally lose them in a wintery North American forest. Martin and Chris must use the amazing winter adaptations and strategies of the Snowshoe hare and lynx to locate the hares before it's too late.

Journey to the Subnivean Zone (Episode #226)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

A miniaturized Chris and Martin get lost in a snowy field and uncover the secret underground world of the meadow vole.

Snow Runners (Episode #219)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

On their way to return some Hispid hares to Asia, the Wild Kratts accidentally lose them in a wintery North American forest. Martin and Chris must use the amazing winter adaptations and strategies of the Snowshoe hare and lynx to locate the hares before it's too late.

Eel-Lectric! (Episode #412H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

When the Tortuga crashes somewhere in the middle of the Amazon rainforest, the electrical system of the ship is destroyed. Grounded and exposed to the elements and predators - like jaguars and crocodiles - the Wild Kratts must come up with a plan to restore the electrical systems before the creatures of the Amazon completely take over the Tortuga! Science Concept: Electricity.

Under Frozen Pond (Episode #305)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 3:30 AM

The Wild Kratts and Wild Kratts kids go on an underwater adventure to discover how pond animals survive in the winter.

Crocogator Contest (Episode #311)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

A pop Creature Quiz challenge question, about what're the differences between a crocodile and an alligator, turns into a full-blown Crocogator contest to find out why these two very similar creatures are different at all.

Under Frozen Pond (Episode #305)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2018 -- 7:30 PM

The Wild Kratts and Wild Kratts kids go on an underwater adventure to discover how pond animals survive in the winter.

Crocogator Contest (Episode #311)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

A pop Creature Quiz challenge question, about what're the differences between a crocodile and an alligator, turns into a full-blown Crocogator contest to find out why these two very similar creatures are different at all.

Golden Snub Nosed Monkey Man (Episode #410H)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 3, 2018 -- 7:30 AM

The Wild Kratts go on an expedition into the Chinese mountains to find the amazing Snub nosed monkeys, a species of cold-adapted monkeys living in the snowy highlands. But when Martin becomes separated in an avalanche and his power suit malfunctions, it's a race against time for the Wild Kratts to find Martin, the Giant Snub-nosed Monkey Man! Science Concept: Animals need special adaptations to deal with cold mountain habitats.

Become a KQED sponsor

TV Technical Issues

TV

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.