My Wild Affair

August 2014
53:11

The Seal Who Came Home

3.0 718 x
“The Seal Who Came Home” is the true story of Andre, a two-day-old wild harbor seal who, in 1961, was rescued from certain death by Harry Goodridge, an arborist from Rockport, Maine. 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 sacrifice his wildness.

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3.0 144 x
When a two-day old harbor seal was rescued by an arborist from Maine, the pair established a friendship that would last for the next 25 years.
July 2014
53:41

The Rhino Who Joined the Family

4.0 405 x
Rescued from flooding caused by the damming of the Zambezi River, Rupert, an orphaned black rhinoceros, was brought up in the suburban family home of wildlife vet Dr. John Condy. Rupert captured the hearts of the vet’s four young children before his eventual release into the wild. Fifty years later, the children are searching for clues to their childhood friend’s fate.

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4.0 138 x
Join the search for clues to the fate of an orphaned rhinoceros brought up in a wildlife vet’s home.

The Ape Who Went to College

3.0 113 x
This is the incredible story of Chantek, the orangutan raised as a human child on an American university campus during the 70s and 80s. Taught to speak in sign language, he is now living among his own kind at Zoo Atlanta, although he describes himself as an “orangutan person.”

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4.0 294 x
Delve into the story of an orangutan raised as a human child on an American university campus.

The Elephant Who Found a Mom - Preview

4.0 133 x
Learn how the death of a baby elephant led to the rescue of more than 150 elephant orphans.

The Elephant Who Found a Mom

3.0 342 x
This is the heartbreaking story of Aisha, the baby elephant orphan, and Daphne Sheldrick, the woman who became her human foster parent. Their bond reaches a crisis point when Daphne leaves Aisha with a babysitter for a few days. Aisha believes she has lost Daphne for good and refuses to eat, leading to her death. Daphne uses the lessons learned from Aisha's short life to save over 150 orphans.
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