Berenstain Bears was a Saturday morning cartoon based on the popular
children's softcover book series by Stan and Jan Berenstain. Running
on two episodes per show, the season included 52 11-minute episodes.
The series lasted 3 seasons, but was continued in January 2003 with
a fourth season on PBS.
entirely on the book series, the Berenstain Bears: Papa [Brian Cummings],
Mama [Ruth Buzzi], Brother [David Mendenhall] and Sister [Christina
Lange] Bear lived in Bear County, run by Mayor Honeypot [Brian Cummings].
Each episode was purposely written to convey a particular message
to teach children a certain value. They ranged from cleaning your
room, nottalking to strangers, wrongfully judging people, lying,
and keeping your temper calm, to name a few.
Welker voiced the "bad guys" of the series, namely Raffish Ralph,
Weasel McGreed and the henchweasels.
Pictures released various episodes of the Berenstain Bears on DVD.