The Secret Life of the Zoo

  

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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]Mon, Sep 16, 12:05 AM4seven65 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooYoung orangutan Tripa is half the size of other orangutans his age. He relies on his mum for everything but can he become independent when she has a new baby? (S5 Ep4/6) [S]Mon, Sep 16, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooYoung orangutan Tripa is half the size of other orangutans his age. He relies on his mum for everything but can he become independent when she has a new baby? (S5 Ep4/6) [S]Tue, Sep 17, 1:10 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooBaby capybara Henry enjoys having the attention of all the female capybaras. Two pregnant naked mole-rat sisters battle for power. Plus: spider monkeys and babirusas. (S5 Ep5/6) [S]Tue, Sep 17, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooBaby capybara Henry enjoys having the attention of all the female capybaras. Two pregnant naked mole-rat sisters battle for power. Plus: spider monkeys and babirusas. (S5 Ep5/6) [S]Wed, Sep 18, 12:10 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe keepers struggle to transport a suspicious warthog and a giraffe. Meanwhile, caiman lizard Gary keeps diving into the pool headfirst, even when it's empty. Plus: gibbons. (S5 Ep6/6) [S]Wed, Sep 18, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe keepers struggle to transport a suspicious warthog and a giraffe. Meanwhile, caiman lizard Gary keeps diving into the pool headfirst, even when it's empty. Plus: gibbons. (S5 Ep6/6) [S]Thu, Sep 19, 12:25 AMMore 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, Sep 19, 4:50 PMMore 465 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]Fri, Sep 20, 1:15 AMMore 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]Fri, Sep 20, 4:50 PMMore 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]Sat, Sep 21, 1:35 AMMore 465 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 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, 2:55 PMChannel 4+160 mins

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The Secret Life of the ZooGiraffe Orla is due to give birth. Orangutan baby Tombol tests his luck with the gibbons. Overconfident ibis chick Professor X gets himself into troubled waters. Plus: sengis. (S5 Ep3/6) [S]Fri, Sep 13, 2:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooAfrican painted dog K'mana is pregnant with Chester's first-ever litter of this endangered species. And can atlas moths Dave and Simon find mates during their five-day lifespan? (S5 Ep2/6) [S]Fri, Sep 13, 1:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooOrangutan sisters Emma and Subis are both expecting babies by male Puluh at the same time. The aardvarks are making the new meerkats anxious. Plus: chameleons and vampire crabs. (S5 Ep1/6) [S]Thu, Sep 12, 2:55 PMMore 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]Thu, Sep 12, 1:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooCritically endangered rhino Zuri gives birth to baby Ike. Otter Annie has three new pups. Camel Shan-shan is unwell. And sun bears Toni and Millie have relationship problems. (S4 Ep9/10) [AD,S]Wed, Sep 11, 2:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooGolden poison frog Pablo has lost interest in his partner Maria, so bad boy El Loco is brought in to shake things up. Baby porcupine Marion faces the meerkat mob. Plus: chimps. (S4 Ep8/10) [AD,S]Wed, Sep 11, 1:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThree-legged chameleon Tripod goes speed-dating. And sloth Tina has been giving her partner Rico a hard time, but the keepers have a plan to bring them closer together. (S4 Ep7/10) [AD,S]Tue, Sep 10, 2:55 PMMore 460 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]Tue, Sep 10, 1:50 PMMore 465 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]Mon, Sep 9, 2:55 PMMore 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]Mon, Sep 9, 1:50 PMMore 465 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)Fri, Sep 6, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooBaby capybara Henry enjoys having the attention of all the female capybaras. Two pregnant naked mole-rat sisters battle for power. Plus: spider monkeys and babirusas. (S5 Ep5/6)Fri, Sep 6, 12:00 PMMore 465 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)Thu, Sep 5, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooYoung orangutan Tripa is half the size of other orangutans his age. He relies on his mum for everything but can he become independent when she has a new baby? (S5 Ep4/6) [S]Thu, Sep 5, 12:00 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooMr Parsons the chameleon meets a new mate, Daphne from Paris. Young giraffe Murchison faces the great outdoors for the first time. And another baby elephant is born. (S3 Ep7/7) [AD,S]Wed, Sep 4, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooGiraffe Orla is due to give birth. Orangutan baby Tombol tests his luck with the gibbons. Overconfident ibis chick Professor X gets himself into troubled waters. Plus: sengis. (S5 Ep3/6) [S]Wed, Sep 4, 12:00 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooRare okapi Stomp injures K'Tusha with his horn when he tries to mate with her. Two African painted dogs compete to impress two new females. Plus: turtles and cassowaries. (S3 Ep6/7) [AD,S]Tue, Sep 3, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooAfrican painted dog K'mana is pregnant with Chester's first-ever litter of this endangered species. And can atlas moths Dave and Simon find mates during their five-day lifespan? (S5 Ep2/6) [S]Tue, Sep 3, 12:00 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooCan rhino Kifaru - who has arthritic knees - mate with younger, taller and heavier female rhino Malindi? Tapir Jenny falls ill. Widowed porcupine Roxy meets a new, younger mate. (S3 Ep5/7) [AD,S]Mon, Sep 2, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooOrangutan sisters Emma and Subis are both expecting babies by male Puluh at the same time. The aardvarks are making the new meerkats anxious. Plus: chameleons and vampire crabs. (S5 Ep1/6) [S]Mon, Sep 2, 12:00 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooAn elephant calf is born at Chester Zoo. Bush dog Franco has got his sister-in-law pregnant. And rhino beetle Sheldon has a damaged wing case; can he impress female beetle Alice? (S3 Ep4/7) [AD,S]Fri, Aug 30, 5:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe arrival of a new female chimp causes upheaval at Chester Zoo, baby otter Bo goes missing, cheetah mum Kinky Tail is on the operating table, and the meerkats steal food. (S3 Ep3/7) [AD,S]Thu, Aug 29, 5:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooYoung giraffe mum Tula gives birth, while this year's brood of penguin chicks face the ordeal of joining the main pool, where they must compete for fish with the adult penguins. (S3 Ep2/7) [AD,S]Wed, Aug 28, 5:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe series that goes behind the scenes at Chester Zoo. Can mantis Bruce survive mating with deadly Natasha? Rhino couple Beni and Asha are reunited after four years apart. (S3 Ep1/7) [AD,S]Wed, Aug 28, 2:15 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThe series that goes behind the scenes at Chester Zoo. Can mantis Bruce survive mating with deadly Natasha? Rhino couple Beni and Asha are reunited after four years apart. (S3 Ep1/7) [AD,S]Tue, Aug 27, 5:50 PMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooFour of Chester's orangutans vanish. The dominant female meerkat is challenged by her own daughter. Can bull elephant Aung Bo help provide a baby to keep young Nandita company? (S2 Ep5/6) [AD,S]Sat, Aug 24, 2:20 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooFour of Chester's orangutans vanish. The dominant female meerkat is challenged by her own daughter. Can bull elephant Aung Bo help provide a baby to keep young Nandita company? (S2 Ep5/6) [AD,S]Fri, Aug 23, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooOana the anoa and capybara Lochley give birth. Tiger mum Kirana's sons are moved to other zoos to start their own families. Young monkey Rocky won't heed his mum's life lessons. (S2 Ep4/6)Fri, Aug 23, 2:15 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooOana the anoa and capybara Lochley give birth. Tiger mum Kirana's sons are moved to other zoos to start their own families. Young monkey Rocky won't heed his mum's life lessons. (S2 Ep4/6)Thu, Aug 22, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooWhen young male tortoise Football muscles in on 71-year-old Bert's harem of females, the Chester Zoo keepers introduce two Swedish female tortoises to the group. (S2 Ep3/6)Thu, Aug 22, 2:20 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooWhen young male tortoise Football muscles in on 71-year-old Bert's harem of females, the Chester Zoo keepers introduce two Swedish female tortoises to the group. (S2 Ep3/6)Wed, Aug 21, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooKendari the babirusa is pregnant, but otters Wallace and Annie keep throwing stones at her house. Next door, orangutan Willie is struggling to impress females Sarikei and Leia. (S2 Ep2/6) [AD,S]Wed, Aug 21, 2:15 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooKendari the babirusa is pregnant, but otters Wallace and Annie keep throwing stones at her house. Next door, orangutan Willie is struggling to impress females Sarikei and Leia. (S2 Ep2/6) [AD,S]Tue, Aug 20, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooTwo of Chester Zoo's Grevy's zebras are about to give birth. Meanwhile, Asiatic lioness Kumari seems to be losing interest in her partner Iblis. Plus: warthogs and sloths. (S2 Ep1/6) [AD,S]Tue, Aug 20, 2:15 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooTwo of Chester Zoo's Grevy's zebras are about to give birth. Meanwhile, Asiatic lioness Kumari seems to be losing interest in her partner Iblis. Plus: warthogs and sloths. (S2 Ep1/6) [AD,S]Mon, Aug 19, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooFemale rhino Kitani meets her new mate, Magadi. But rhino mating is a risky business. There's a surprise birth in the orangutan house. Plus: bats, macaques and jaguars. (S1 Ep6/6)Sat, Aug 17, 2:15 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooFemale rhino Kitani meets her new mate, Magadi. But rhino mating is a risky business. There's a surprise birth in the orangutan house. Plus: bats, macaques and jaguars. (S1 Ep6/6)Fri, Aug 16, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooFri, Aug 16, 2:15 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThu, Aug 15, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooA potentially deadly virus hits the elephant house. Will Chester's female zebras be interested in new stallion Mac? Plus, the bizarre world of the naked mole rat. (S1 Ep4/6)Thu, Aug 15, 2:50 AMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooA potentially deadly virus hits the elephant house. Will Chester's female zebras be interested in new stallion Mac? Plus, the bizarre world of the naked mole rat. (S1 Ep4/6)Wed, Aug 14, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooChester Zoo's giraffe family have a new arrival. Frog keeper Pip creates a love den to get some endangered frogs in the mood to lay eggs. And the aardvarks wreak havoc by night. (S1 Ep3/6)Wed, Aug 14, 2:15 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooChester Zoo's giraffe family have a new arrival. Frog keeper Pip creates a love den to get some endangered frogs in the mood to lay eggs. And the aardvarks wreak havoc by night. (S1 Ep3/6)Tue, Aug 13, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooPenguins Rud and Spike have been a couple for 15 years and are inseparable. But Rud's arthritic hip may be affecting his quality of life. Meanwhile, the tigers are moving house. (S1 Ep2/6)Tue, Aug 13, 2:15 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooPenguins Rud and Spike have been a couple for 15 years and are inseparable. But Rud's arthritic hip may be affecting his quality of life. Meanwhile, the tigers are moving house. (S1 Ep2/6)Mon, Aug 12, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThis series captures in detail the behaviour of the animals at Chester Zoo. Grumpy elephant Thi is expecting a baby. Red panda Jung gets the cold shoulder from his partner Nima. (S1 Ep1/6)Sat, Aug 10, 2:20 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooThis series captures in detail the behaviour of the animals at Chester Zoo. Grumpy elephant Thi is expecting a baby. Red panda Jung gets the cold shoulder from his partner Nima. (S1 Ep1/6)Fri, Aug 9, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooBaby capybara Henry enjoys having the attention of all the female capybaras. Two pregnant naked mole-rat sisters battle for power. Plus: spider monkeys and babirusas. (S5 Ep5/6)Fri, Aug 9, 2:10 AMMore 465 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooBaby capybara Henry enjoys having the attention of all the female capybaras. Two pregnant naked mole-rat sisters battle for power. Plus: spider monkeys and babirusas. (S5 Ep5/6)Thu, Aug 8, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
The Secret Life of the ZooYoung orangutan Tripa is half the size of other orangutans his age. He relies on his mum for everything but can he become independent when she has a new baby? (S5 Ep4/6)Thu, Aug 8, 2:20 AMMore 465 mins