Monkey Life

Series 5 - Episode 7

Episode 7

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Tensions are high as Sammy, one of the park’s most popular chimps, goes under the knife. Wildlife vet John Lewis has been called in to drain Sammy’s enlarged throat sac, but back at the enclosure his buddies are agitated. Alison hears news of another group of stumpies soon to be retired, as meanwhile the ugly monkey house gets a makeover to accommodate its elderly residents.

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  • Sandra

    over 1 year ago


    i am fed up with trying to catch up on four episodes of monkey life which did not record on my cd player, its constantly sticking.

  • Sandra

    over 1 year ago


    Fed up with trying to watch this programme, its also annoying because i am missing 4 episodes that did not record on my cd recorder so i am trying to catch up.

  • Linda

    over 1 year ago


    Linda Given up trying to watch this is very dissappointing and frustrating!

  • Barbara Stewart

    over 1 year ago

    Barbara Stewart

    Taken me over half an hour to watch 20 mins of Monkey World,driving me mad,PLEASE do something to improve the sticking.

  • Abi

    over 1 year ago


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  • Elaine

    over 1 year ago


    demand 5 - one of the worst websites ever to catch up on tv programmes - get your act together. Constantly sticking or not loading, happens every single time without fail.