Monkey Life

Series 5 - Episode 2

Episode 2

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Alison and the team are in South Africa on a special mission to bring an overweight orang-utan back to the UK. 13-year-old Oshine has been thoroughly spoilt growing up in the lap of luxury. She’s been treated like a human child and even walks upright. Owner Brenda has decided the time’s come for her to live with her own kind, and she's asked Alison to re-home her at the park. But how do you transport such an overweight orang-utan safely? It will be up to Animal Director Jeremy to work his magic and gain Oshine’s trust.

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Comments (5)

  • susan

    over 1 year ago


    love this program, so interesting , they do such a great job at monkey world :} :}

  • melanie2

    over 1 year ago


    Love monkey life. Have been there once and it's brill. Thank you channel 5 for bringing a new series back. :-)

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  • ben1949

    over 1 year ago


    back on line thank you!!

  • ben1949

    over 1 year ago


    would love to watch my favorite series ,if channel5 would let me!!!!!