My Wild Affair

February 2017
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Ep4 - The Rhino Who Joined The Family

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The Rhino Who Joined the Family. Rescued from flooding caused by the damming of the Zambezi River, ‘Rupert’ the orphaned black rhinoceros was brought up in the suburban family home of wildlife vet Dr John Condy. The rhino captured the hearts of the vet’s four young children before his eventual release into the wild. Fifty years on, the children are searching for clues to their childhood friend’s fate. (Part 4 of 4) (From the UK) (Documentary) PG CC
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Ep3 - Andre: The Seal Who Came Home

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Andre: The Seal Who Came Home - This four-part series shows how humans opened up their hearts to help nature's finest and discovered some of the most extraordinary personalities in the animal kingdom. This week tells the true story of a two day old wild harbour seal who, in 1961, was rescued from certain death by Harry Goodridge. Over the next 25 years Andre and Harry established a friendship that brought Andre into the world of humans without Andre’s ever having to give up his wildness. This i...
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Ep2 - The Elephant Who Found A Mum

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The Elephant Who Found a Mum - This four-part series shows how humans opened up their hearts to help nature's finest and discovered some of the most extraordinary personalities in the animal kingdom. The heartbreaking story of Aisha, a baby elephant orphan and Daphne Sheldrick, the woman who became her human foster parent. Their intense bond reaches a crisis point when Daphne has to leave Aisha with a babysitter for a few days to attend her daughter's wedding. (Part 2 of 4) (From the UK) (Docum...
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The documentary tells the story of Chantek the orang-utan who lived as a human until the age of nine, as part of a radical language experiment at an American university. He learned sign language and came to describe himself as am “orang-utan person”. He is now in his mid-thirties and lives in Zoo Atlanta. In 1978 Dr. Lyn Miles at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga became the human ‘foster mother’ to Chantek, a baby orang-utan. In a ground breaking study she raised Chantek as if he we...
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