Secrets of the Zoo: North Carolina

Secrets of the Zoo: North Carolina

  • 2020
  • 1 Season
  • 7.0  (9)

North Carolina is home to the world's largest zoo, with 2,600 acres, large natural habitats and more than 1,800 animals in its care. The show features several Zoo staff, including keepers and veterinarians, and highlight stories, including routine animal husbandry, emergency procedures and the Zoo's work in conservation and rescue and release of injured wildlife

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Running Otter Time
8. Running Otter Time
December 19, 2020
North Carolina Zoos Wildlife Rehabilitation Center is busier than ever. Orphaned otter pups are nearly ready to be released into the wild, but first, they need to pass fish school. Meanwhile, the vets are called to rescue seven huge pythons that need urgent medical treatment. Finally, keepers rush to help of a pair of Arctic foxes with mysterious injuries.
Puffin But Trouble
7. Puffin But Trouble
December 12, 2020
The animals at the North Carolina Zoo are living their best lives. Keepers hope for a long-awaited sand cat kitten from a first-time mom, and a nervous puffin chick must learn how to swim before it can join the puffin colony. Finally, the wildlife rehab team needs to ensure three rescued black bear cubs have the skills to survive in the wild.
Much Ado About Puffin
6. Much Ado About Puffin
December 5, 2020
Zoo vets are swamped with a gator blood draw and a lion tooth pull.
Giraffic Park
5. Giraffic Park
November 28, 2020
All creatures great and small live their best life at the North Carolina Zoo. A timid, young giraffe is welcomed into its new home, but there is a long way to go before its ready to meet the herd. Meanwhile, a pregnant vampire bat prepares to give birth, and devoted keepers give an epileptic chimp a better life.
Polar Bear Opposites
4. Polar Bear Opposites
November 21, 2020
After several years of trying, the zoo is hoping for a polar-bear pregnancy as mating season approaches. Meanwhile, two critically endangered red wolves go on a blind date, and a much-loved elderly porcupine needs radical dental work. Plus, a young elephant receives some unusual medical treatment.
Hiss and Hers
3. Hiss and Hers
November 14, 2020
Its baby season at the North Carolina Zoo. A white rhino is due to give birth, but first, the zookeepers must separate the mother from the rest of the animals. Meanwhile, two lions leave the pride, and a pair of cannibalistic snakes go on some risky dates!
Dr. Zoo-little
2. Dr. Zoo-little
November 7, 2020
A gorilla has emergency surgery, while zoo keepers try to take blood from a lion's tail.
Chimp Off the Old Block
1. Chimp Off the Old Block
October 31, 2020
Zoo keepers prepare for a chimp birth, vets investigate a bear's mystery illness and a dangerous antelope is darted on the zoo's grasslands habitat.
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North Carolina is home to the world's largest zoo, with 2,600 acres, large natural habitats and more than 1,800 animals in its care. The show features several Zoo staff, including keepers and veterinarians, and highlight stories, including routine animal husbandry, emergency procedures and the Zoo's work in conservation and rescue and release of injured wildlifeSecrets of the Zoo: North Carolina is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on October 31, 2020.

Secrets of the Zoo: North Carolina is available for streaming on the National Geographic WILD website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Secrets of the Zoo: North Carolina on demand at Amazon, Apple TV and National Geographic.

  • Premiere Date
    October 31, 2020
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (9)