Andy's Baby Animals

November 2018
14:00

Season 1, Episode 15 (On The Move)

3.0 2 x
The sengi is one of the fastest small mammals on earth - it even has a racetrack! In the Arctic, guillemot chicks leap from clifftop nests. Chacma baboons walk upright to reach the best food.
14:00

Season 1, Episode 14 (Flying)

4.0 4 x
In Antarctica, a wandering albatross chick masters the largest wings of any bird. Swinging through the rainforest, lar gibbons seem to be flying. Great grey owl chicks leap from the top of huge trees.
October 2018
14:00

Season 1, Episode 7 (Hitching A Ride)

4.0 4 x
Andy Day sees how young animals get a ride. In Madagascar, ringtailed lemurs get a piggyback from mum. Kangaroos have a special pouch to hold their babies, while tiny poison-dart frogs carry their tadpoles up into the trees.
14:00

Season 1, Episode 6 (Fishing)

3.0 1 x
Fishing lessons for young animals - Mum finds it easy, but fish slip away from young grizzly bears in Canada. Oriental darters practise with twigs. River otter pups watch Mum's sat nav guide her to the fish in North America.
15:00

Season 1, Episode 5 (Getting Around)

4.0 2 x
Andy looks at baby animals as they learn how to get around. Wildebeest can learn to stand just minutes after they are born. Adelie Penguin chicks must race to catch a parent for food, caiman need to be dug out of their nest.
September 2018
12:00

Season 1, Episode 3 (Too Hot Too Cold)

4.0 5 x
Andy Day looks at a selection of baby animals as they learn how to warm up and cool down. When king penguins are too cold they huddle together, but when they're too warm they cool down with a mud bath.
12:00

Season 1, Episode 2 (Climbing)

3.0 4 x
Black bear - bears make excellent climbers, but that doesn't mean the young don't have to practice this vital skill needed for food, safety and somewhere to rest.
13:00

Season 1, Episode 1 (First Steps)

3.0 1 x
Andy Day looks at baby animals' tricky first steps. Polar bear cubs slip on the arctic snow. In Africa, a baby elephant needs mum's help to stand up. Mandarin ducklings face a huge leap from their tree trunk nest in Russia.
12:00

Season 1, Episode 20 (Lunchtime)

3.0 4 x
Andy Day knows young animals all have favourite meals. For meerkats, a scorpion is a tasty treat. In Finland, raccoon dog pups stock up before winter arrives, and Young capuchin monkeys enjoy shellfish.
13:00

Season 1, Episode 19 (Exploring)

3.0 4 x
In Antarctica, a seal pup takes its first journey under the ice. Leopard cubs must climb as they explore the river bank with mum. A tiny goby fish faces a huge obstacle - getting up a waterfall!
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