The Secret Life of the Zoo

The Secret Life of the Zoo

Series 2 - Episode 4



Female Sumatran tiger Kirana faces losing her two sons, who are fully grown and being moved to other zoos to start families of their own. Indonesian dwarf buffalo Oana, one of Chester's most sensitive animals, gives birth - only for the new mum's anxiety to threaten her calf's health. Capuchin monkey Maud's eldest son Rocky is causing problems, refusing to listen to his mother's life lessons, and capybara Lochley has to rely on her mum Lilly to look after her newborn babies when she falls ill.

Cast & Crew

Executive Producer Alistair Pegg
Executive Producer Edmund Coulthard
Executive Producer Sarah Spencer
Series Producer Martin Hicks