The Secret Life of the Zoo

  

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The Secret Life of the ZooThere's a power struggle on chimp island. Otter Wallace is struck down by a mystery illness. Bush dog Mana is pregnant. And is romance in the air for wattled cranes Wilma and Ivan? (S6 Ep5)Thu, Feb 27, 4:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooBaby meerkat Junior is struggling to get enough food. Red panda Nima's new mate, Koda, chases her up a tree. And a shy penguin isn't socialising with his colony. (S6 Ep6)Fri, Feb 28, 4:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooLaid-back rock hyraxes Daissie and Nungu are expecting their eighth litter. At the reptile house, the Bermuda skinks have a ferocious approach to mating as Poptart meets Sharkface. (S9 Ep3) [AD,S]Fri, Feb 28, 8:00 PM4seven60 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooSpotty chocolate poison dart frog Roy faces competition from hunky newcomer Hunter. And the keepers hope there may be a first joey on the way for dusky padamelon Styx. (S8 Ep5) [AD,S]Sun, Mar 1, 3:35 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooSpotty chocolate poison dart frog Roy faces competition from hunky newcomer Hunter. And the keepers hope there may be a first joey on the way for dusky padamelon Styx. (S8 Ep5) [AD,S]Sun, Mar 1, 4:35 PMChannel 4+160 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooLaid-back rock hyraxes Daissie and Nungu are expecting their eighth litter. At the reptile house, the Bermuda skinks have a ferocious approach to mating as Poptart meets Sharkface. (S9 Ep3) [AD,S]Sun, Mar 1, 9:00 PM4seven60 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooTortoises Burt and Terrance, who've been best mates for 70 years, compete for the affections of breeding female Smooth Sides. Pregnant okapi K'Tusha is due to give birth. (S6 Ep7)Mon, Mar 2, 4:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooGiraffe Narus is being moved to another zoo, but getting him into a horsebox isn't easy. And can the keepers encourage mono-browed fish Noel Gallagher and Frida Kahlo to mate? (S7 Ep1)Tue, Mar 3, 4:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooLaid-back rock hyraxes Daissie and Nungu are expecting their eighth litter. At the reptile house, the Bermuda skinks have a ferocious approach to mating as Poptart meets Sharkface. (S9 Ep3) [AD,S]Tue, Mar 3, 8:00 PM4seven60 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooCan adolescent orangutan Tuti prove she's responsible enough to hold baby Kesuma? Dangerous turtle Shrek gets a new mate. And tiny babirusa piglet Tomini is struggling to survive. (S7 Ep2)Wed, Mar 4, 4:55 PMMore 460 mins

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The Secret Life of the ZooChester's Rothschild's giraffe herd expects another new arrival. A pair of Bactrian camels experience the trauma of separation. Plus, spider monkeys and Cabot's tragopan pheasants. (S8 Ep4) [AD,S]Sun, Feb 23, 2:20 PMChannel 465 mins
New: The Secret Life of the ZooHas a recent fire stopped Chester Zoo's hornbills from having chicks? Meerkat Huskie also has the baby blues, while Milli the sun bear has a feisty one-year-old on her paws. (S9 Ep2) [AD,S]Thu, Feb 20, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
New: The Secret Life of the ZooThe cameras return to Chester, showing things the visitors never see. On Chimpanzee Island, younger males test the pecking order. And there's a fish out of water at the aquarium. (S9 Ep1) [AD,S]Thu, Feb 13, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooKeepers are keen to breed some baby eastern bongos, a critically-endangered species of antelope. Pinstripe damba fish George needs an immediate operation to prevent suffocation. (S8 Ep6) [AD,S]Sat, Dec 7, 4:30 PMChannel 465 mins
New: The Secret Life of the ZooKeepers are keen to breed some baby eastern bongos, a critically-endangered species of antelope. Pinstripe damba fish George needs an immediate operation to prevent suffocation. (S8 Ep6) [AD,S]Wed, Dec 4, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooRhino Kitani is due to give birth. Jewel wasp Ripley searches for a cockroach to turn into a zombie egg-incubator. And four rare and mysterious tenrecs arrive at Chester Zoo. (S4 Ep1/10)Sun, Dec 1, 2:30 PMChannel 445 mins
New: The Secret Life of the ZooSpotty chocolate poison dart frog Roy faces competition from hunky newcomer Hunter. And keepers hope there may be a first joey on the way for dusky padamelon Styx. (S8 Ep5) [AD,S]Wed, Nov 27, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
New: The Secret Life of the ZooChester's Rothschild's giraffe herd expects another new arrival. A pair of Bactrian camels experience the trauma of separation. Plus, spider monkeys and Cabot's tragopan pheasants. (S8 Ep4) [AD,S]Thu, Nov 21, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooKeepers spot that Asian short-clawed otter pups are developing bald patches, threatening their waterproofing. Plus, Caribbean flamingos, Asian elephants and dik-dik antelopes. (S8 Ep3) [AD,S]Sat, Nov 16, 5:30 PMChannel 460 mins
New: The Secret Life of the ZooKeepers spot that Asian short-clawed otter pups are developing bald patches, threatening their waterproofing. Plus, Caribbean flamingos, Asian elephants and dik-dik antelopes. (S8 Ep3)Thu, Nov 14, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooRothschild's giraffe Dagmar gives birth, but her calf struggles with its first steps. 'Inseparable' blue-throated macaws Lady and Girlie are divided when Girlie goes on the run. (S8 Ep2) [AD,S]Sat, Nov 9, 3:30 PMChannel 460 mins
New: The Secret Life of the ZooRothschild's giraffe Dagmar gives birth, but her calf struggles with its first steps. 'Inseparable' blue-throated macaws Lady and Girlie are divided when Girlie goes on the run. (S8 Ep2)Thu, Nov 7, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooChester Zoo embarks on a treatment to save Asian elephant calf Indali. Feisty Humboldt penguin Almond and her mate Walnut go house-hunting, but an intruder is eyeing up their turf. (S8 Ep1) [AD,S]Sat, Nov 2, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
New: The Secret Life of the ZooChester Zoo embarks on a treatment to save Asian elephant calf Indali. Feisty Humboldt penguin Almond and her mate Walnut go house-hunting, but an intruder is eyeing up their turf. (S8 Ep1) [AD,S]Thu, Oct 31, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooAardvark Koos gets romantic with his sister in this night-time special. Can underdog seahorse Seabiscuit grow the appendage he needs to attract a mate? Plus: bats and mouse deer. (S4 Ep10) [AD,S]Sat, Oct 26, 3:30 PMChannel 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooChester's male lemurs' peaceful life is changed by a female arrival. Can Permata, a young Javan green magpie, impress female Metina and help boost their endangered population? (S4 Ep5/10) [AD,S]Sat, Oct 19, 3:35 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooRhino Kitani is due to give birth. Jewel wasp Ripley searches for a cockroach to turn into a zombie egg-incubator. And four rare and mysterious tenrecs arrive at Chester Zoo. (S4 Ep1/10) [AD,S]Sat, Oct 5, 3:30 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooJaguars Napo and Goshi haven't been breeding. Will training Napo to be more assertive change that? Young elephants Aayu and Nandita are seriously ill. Plus: gibbons and katydids. (S7 Ep7) [AD,S]Sat, Sep 21, 1:55 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThree of Chester Zoo's rare onagers are pregnant at the same time. A flamingo loses interest in mothering her chick. And a baby macaque gets picked on by some older females. (S7 Ep6) [AD,S]Sat, Sep 14, 3:25 PMChannel 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooPregnant rhino Asha goes into labour at night. Mantis Minnie is looking for her first sexual partner, but female mantises have a habit of eating their partners while mating. (S6 Ep3) [AD,S]Sun, Aug 4, 2:20 PMChannel 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThere's a new arrival in the chimp group at Chester, elderly chameleon Mr Parsons has a romantic date, and Gaston the banteng bull has made three females in his herd pregnant. (S6 Ep2) [AD,S]Sun, Jul 28, 2:30 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe keepers think pregnant elephant Thi is three months overdue. Rampant giraffe Meru relentlessly chases the females in his herd. (S6 Ep1) [AD,S]Thu, May 30, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooOtters Diego and Icana have never mated; can new male Tarubu light Icana's fire? Andean bears Lima and Madidi aren't getting on. And two butterflies get drunk on fermented fruit. (S7 Ep5) [AD,S]Sat, Mar 30, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe keepers face the dangerous task of replacing a broken window in the reticulated python habitat. Dusky pandemelon Kai turns shy when he meets a female for the first time. (S7 Ep4) [AD,S]Sat, Mar 23, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooSloths Tina and Rico aren't getting on. Whenever Rico tries to get close to Tina, she fights him off. But Tina starts to put on weight. Is she pregnant? Or just eating too much? (S7 Ep3) [AD,S]Sat, Mar 16, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooCan adolescent orangutan Tuti prove she's responsible enough to hold baby Kesuma? Dangerous turtle Shrek gets a new mate. And tiny babirusa piglet Tomini is struggling to survive. (S7 Ep2) [AD,S]Sat, Mar 9, 5:30 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooGiraffe Narus is being moved to another zoo, but getting him into a horsebox isn't easy. And can the keepers encourage mono-browed fish Noel Gallagher and Frida Kahlo to mate? (S7 Ep1) [AD,S]Sat, Mar 2, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooTortoises Burt and Terrance, who've been best mates for 70 years, compete for the affections of breeding female Smooth Sides. Pregnant okapi K'Tusha is due to give birth. (S6 Ep7) [AD,S]Sat, Feb 23, 5:35 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooJaguars Napo and Goshi haven't been breeding. Will training Napo to be more assertive change that? Young elephants Aayu and Nandita are seriously ill. Plus: gibbons and katydids. (S7 Ep7) [AD,S]Thu, Feb 21, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooBaby meerkat Junior is struggling to get enough food. Red panda Nima's new mate, Koda, chases her up a tree. And a shy penguin isn't socialising with his colony. (S6 Ep6) [AD,S]Sat, Feb 16, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThree of Chester Zoo's rare onagers are pregnant at the same time. A flamingo loses interest in mothering her chick. And a baby macaque gets picked on by some older females. (S7 Ep6) [AD,S]Thu, Feb 14, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThere's a power struggle on chimp island. Otter Wallace is struck down by a mystery illness. Bush dog Mana is pregnant. And is romance in the air for wattled cranes Wilma and Ivan? (S6 Ep5) [AD,S]Sat, Feb 9, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooOtters Diego and Icana have never mated; can new male Tarubu light Icana's fire? Andean bears Lima and Madidi aren't getting on. And two butterflies get drunk on fermented fruit. (S7 Ep5) [AD,S]Thu, Feb 7, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooYoung meerkats Beagle and Huskie become parents for the first time. And can painted dog Ville look after his seven adolescent pups on his own while the vets check up on their mum? (S6 Ep4) [AD,S]Sat, Feb 2, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe keepers face the dangerous task of replacing a broken window in the reticulated python habitat. Dusky pandemelon Kai turns shy when he meets a female for the first time. (S7 Ep4) [AD,S]Thu, Jan 31, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooPregnant rhino Asha goes into labour at night. Mantis Minnie is looking for her first sexual partner, but female mantises have a habit of eating their partners while mating. (S6 Ep3) [AD,S]Sat, Jan 26, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooSloths Tina and Rico aren't getting on. Whenever Rico tries to get close to Tina, she fights him off. But Tina starts to put on weight. Is she pregnant? Or just eating too much? (S7 Ep3)Tue, Jan 22, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooCan adolescent orangutan Tuti prove she's responsible enough to hold baby Kesuma? Dangerous turtle Shrek gets a new mate. And tiny babirusa piglet Tomini is struggling to survive. (S7 Ep2)Tue, Jan 15, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThere's a new arrival in the chimp group at Chester, elderly chameleon Mr Parsons has a romantic date, and Gaston the banteng bull has made three females in his herd pregnant. (S6 Ep2) [AD,S]Sat, Jan 12, 5:35 PMChannel 455 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooGiraffe Narus is being moved to another zoo, but getting him into a horsebox isn't easy. And can the keepers encourage mono-browed fish Noel Gallagher and Frida Kahlo to mate? (S7 Ep1) [AD,S]Tue, Jan 8, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe keepers think pregnant elephant Thi is three months overdue. Rampant giraffe Meru relentlessly chases the females in his herd. (S6 Ep1) [AD,S]Sat, Jan 5, 5:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooMale onager Holmes chases every female in sight - including the camel next door - when he's released into the female paddock in mating season. Plus: tortoises, chimps and more. (S4 Ep4/10) [AD,S]Fri, Jan 4, 4:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooAndean bear cub Madidi goes on an adventure into a neighbouring paddock. Young elephant Nandita is desperate to befriend babies Aayu and Indali but is too boisterous for them. (S4 Ep3/10) [AD,S]Thu, Jan 3, 4:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooMandrill Ludo gets over-friendly with his dad's girlfriend when his dad is at the vet's. Red panda Jung is losing weight and no one knows why. Plus: tigers, and penguins. (S4 Ep2/10) [AD,S]Wed, Jan 2, 4:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooTortoises Burt and Terrance, who've been best mates for 70 years, compete for the affections of breeding female Smooth Sides. Pregnant okapi K'Tusha is due to give birth. (S6 Ep7) [AD,S]Wed, Dec 12, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooBaby meerkat Junior is struggling to get enough food. Red panda Nima's new mate, Koda, chases her up a tree. And a shy penguin isn't socialising with his colony. (S6 Ep6) [AD,S]Wed, Dec 5, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThere's a power struggle on chimp island. Otter Wallace is struck down by a mystery illness. Bush dog Mana is pregnant. And is romance in the air for wattled cranes Wilma and Ivan? (S6 Ep5)Wed, Nov 28, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooYoung meerkats Beagle and Huskie become parents for the first time. And can painted dog Ville look after his seven adolescent pups on his own while the vets check up on their mum? (S6 Ep4) [AD,S]Wed, Nov 21, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooPregnant rhino Asha goes into labour at night. Mantis Minnie is looking for her first sexual partner, but female mantises have a habit of eating their partners while mating. (S6 Ep3)Wed, Nov 14, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThere's a new arrival in the chimp group at Chester, elderly chameleon Mr Parsons has a romantic date, and Gaston the banteng bull has made three females in his herd pregnant. (S6 Ep2)Wed, Nov 7, 8:00 PMChannel 460 mins