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Monkey LifeJoin the staff at the world's biggest primate sanctuary for joy and drama as they rehabilitate a host of cheeky monkeys. (S8, ep 1) [S,AD]Sun, Nov 18, 2:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeThere's chaos at the capuchin house when Winslow's group have a weigh-in. Meanwhile, there's dissent in the ranks when chimp Tikko appears to challenge Hananya for leadership. (S8, ep 2) [S,AD]Sun, Nov 18, 2:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeFive-year-old Jin leaves home and joins the Orang-utan nursery. Meanwhile, troublemaker chimp Bart is up to his usual mischief when Paddy's group are given sacks full of treats. (S8, ep 3) [S,AD]Sun, Nov 18, 3:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeAlison and Jeremy head to Germany to collect a lonely stumpie called Floh. Back in Dorset, the chimp team suspect Cherri might be pregnant. (S8, ep 4) [S,AD]Sun, Nov 18, 3:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeChimp Tikko goes under the knife when he gets a tooth infection, newcomer Floh meets leader Sam and golden-cheeked gibbon Tien is on the look-out for a mate. (S8, ep 5) [S,AD]Sun, Nov 18, 4:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeAlison agrees to take in a neglected marmoset. Baby Leo is brought to the park by the RSPCA and is in a dreadful state, leaving Alison unsure as to whether he'll survive. (S8, ep 6) [S,AD]Sun, Nov 18, 4:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeGolden-cheeked gibbon Tien finally meets his new mate, Kim. But the course of true love doesn't run smoothly. Meanwhile, naughty chimp Rodders pushes Lulu to the limit. (S8, ep 7) [S,AD]Sun, Nov 18, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeThere's great excitement at Hananya's enclosure when chimp Cherri finally gives birth to twin baby girls. Elsewhere, woolly monkey Pacaja takes a shine to leader Oaska. (S8, ep 8) [S,AD]Sun, Nov 18, 5:30 PMPick30 mins

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New: Monkey LifeIt's an emotional day when the ugly monkeys recently retired from a research facility in Scotland go outside for the first time in their lives. (S5, ep 13)Sun, Nov 11, 2:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 16) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 21, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 15) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 21, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 14) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 21, 4:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 13) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 21, 4:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 12) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 21, 3:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 11) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 21, 3:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 10) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 21, 2:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 9) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 21, 2:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 8) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 14, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 7) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 14, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 6) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 14, 4:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 5) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 14, 4:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 4) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 14, 3:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 3) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 14, 3:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 2) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 14, 2:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries four of the insightful documentary following the day-to-day dramas of looking after over 240 monkeys, chimps, orangutans and other primates. (S4, ep 1) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 14, 2:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeIn a dramatic final episode, Alison springs into action when an adult female chimp in Mexico urgently needs the team's help. Kai tries his hand at being independent. (S3, ep 20) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 7, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeThe park is saddened by the death of alpha male capuchin Tom, and a balding macaque receives protection from his troop's over-enthusiastic grooming. (S3, ep 19) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 7, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeAlison visits Dao Tien island in Vietnam, the site of Monkey World's foreign sanctuary for endangered primates. The team set out to free two rare monkeys, too. (S3, ep 18) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 7, 4:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeA pair of Mueller's gibbons develop a taste for the high life in the treetops, and a specialist doctor is called in when Freddy's bowel complaint fails to improve. (S3, ep 17) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 7, 4:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeEvents take a turn for the worse for chimp Ben, and panic grows when another primate in Hananya's house is struck down by the same illness. (S3, ep 16) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 7, 3:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeUrgent action is taken when an infection threatens to sweep through the park's chimp population. The overweight orangutans, meanwhile, plod on with their diets. (S3, ep 15) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 7, 3:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeAnimal director Jeremy is concerned about chimp Ben, who has a nasty foot injury. Gibbon Tien, meanwhile, undergoes a major transformation. (S3, ep 14) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 7, 2:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeTrouble brews when a fight erupts between the feisty female capuchins. Alison visits baby woolly monkey Paulo for the final time, too. (S3, ep 13) [S,AD]Sun, Oct 7, 2:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeA baby woolly monkey is tempted into the outside world by a banquet of tasty bugs. The keepers, meanwhile, plan a third meeting between Ben and Hananya. (S3, ep 12) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 30, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeNerves jangle as pregnant woolly monkey Piquita approaches her due date. The life of ruffed lemur Blue, however, hangs in the balance. (S3, ep 11) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 30, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeA shock is in store for chimps Ben and Pip when they have another encounter with Hananya. Piquita, meanwhile, is the centre of attention in the woolly monkey enclosure. (S3, ep 10) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 30, 4:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeBaby woolly monkey Paulo meets his new family for the first time, and pregnant orangutan Amy gets to grips with a breast pump. (S3, ep 9) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 30, 4:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeCelebrations are in order when golden-cheeked gibbon Zoey introduces a new member of the family. The mood sours, though, after a fight breaks out among the capuchins. (S3, ep 8) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 30, 3:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeA baby chimp tries to prove he is grown up enough to go it alone. The Bachelor Boys' reputation, meanwhile, takes a hit when they become frightened of a new toy. (S3, ep 7) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 30, 3:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeA big decision must be made when alpha male Hananya continues to exhibit violent behaviour. Chimps Simon and Eveline, meanwhile, compete in a swing-off. (S3, ep 6) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 30, 2:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeResident capuchin TJ stirs up trouble when he joins the new Chilean arrivals. The chimps from Hananya's group, meanwhile, get their teeth cleaned. (S3, ep 5) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 30, 2:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeA four-month-old woolly monkey is hand-reared and, in the endangered golden-cheeked gibbons' enclosure, excitement bubbles when news breaks that Zoey may be pregnant. (S3, ep 4) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 23, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeThe team step in when Ben is injured by the alpha male during the chimp introduction. Orangutan Hsiao-Quai struggles with her ever-growing son, too. (S3, ep 3) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 23, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeWildlife vet John Lewis is given a run for his money when he tries to sedate two excitable chimps. Plus, the male capuchins get used to life together. (S3, ep 2) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 23, 4:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeSeries three begins with 88 capuchin monkeys waking up to their first morning at Monkey World. The park's naughtiest resident, meanwhile, butts heads with an alpha male. (S3, ep 1) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 23, 4:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeTempers flare in the final episode of the series as the alpha male chimps assert their authority amid signs of a brewing coup. The baby woolly monkey is given a name, too. (S2, ep 20) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 23, 3:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeThe Chilean capuchins arrive safe and sound in the UK, but there is bad news in the orangutan house. Concerns grow for Aris, too, in the aftermath of his knee operation. (S2, ep 19) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 23, 3:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeMilitary aircraft are dispatched to transport 88 capuchin monkeys from their Chilean home to their new abode at Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre. (S2, ep 18) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 23, 2:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeAris's knee injury turns out to be worse than expected during a trip to the vet. Chimp Patricia, meanwhile, is starting to get along with alpha male Hananya. (S2, ep 17) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 23, 2:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeOld habit dies hard as Seamus's period of calm comes to an abrupt end. Problems arise, meanwhile, when the team make arrangements for their trip to Chile. (S2, ep 14) [S,AD]Thu, Sep 20, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeChimp Seamus surprises staff by managing to control his wild side, and the newborn woolly monkey meets other members of its species for the first time. (S2, ep 13) [S,AD]Thu, Sep 20, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeA tense day of introductions is in store for Monkey World's chimpanzees and gibbons. Plus, the team embark on their biggest and most ambitious mission yet. (S2, ep 12) [S,AD]Wed, Sep 19, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeThe first primates arrive at the Vietnam rescue centre to begin their rehabilitation. Back on home soil, Paddy's chimpanzee group welcome a new addition into the fold. (S2, ep 11) [S,AD]Wed, Sep 19, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeWork gets under way on Monkey World's first foreign sanctuary, a rescue centre in Vietnam that aims to provide future protection for endangered gibbons. (S2, ep 10) [S,AD]Tue, Sep 18, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeThings are looking up when chimp toddler Bryan makes his peace with bad boy of the group, Seamus - however, it's not long before they fall out again. (S2, ep 9) [S,AD]Tue, Sep 18, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeThe life of a baby woolly monkey hangs in the balance just 24 hours after its birth. Charlie's bachelor pad days, meanwhile, could be over when he's bullied by the other chimps. (S2, ep 8) [S,AD]Mon, Sep 17, 5:30 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeStaff members worry about the health of a newborn monkey, while orangutan Dinda gets to grips with life in the outside enclosure. (S2, ep 7) [S,AD]Mon, Sep 17, 5:00 PMPick30 mins
Monkey LifeCheeky chimp Seamus makes the jump from the nursery to the bachelor pad. Trouble looms for toddler orangutan Aris, too, when he's drawn into a fight. (S2, ep 16) [S,AD]Sun, Sep 16, 6:30 PMPick30 mins