Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Media Group have begun production on season five of nimated series Wild Kratts for PBS KIDS in the U.S. and TVO and Knowledge Network in Canada. Wild Kratts, created by brothers and zoologists Martin and Kris Kratt, follows animated versions of the duo as they interact with creatures from around the world. The new season is expected to premiere on PBS KIDS in 2017. In addition to the announcement of season five, 9 Story has secured a raft of new international sales for the program. Various seasons have been acquired by RTBF (Belgium), VRT (Belgium), E Junior (UAE and Israel), Noga (Israel), RTE (Ireland), SIC (Portugal), and TVC (Spain).