Henning Wiesner, born 1944 in Neisse (today Nysa, Poland), studied Veterinary Medicine and was Director of the Hellabrunn Zoo in Munich from 1980 to 2009. He acts as a consultant to zoos and animal welfare groups all around the world.
- Das große Buch der Tiere
[The big book of animals]
Carl Hanser Verlag, Munich 2006.