This drama chronicles the adventures of George and Joy Adamson, a married couple who serve as game wardens in Kenya. Not only did they care for and keep track of the wildlife, but they sometimes had to deal with poachers or other unsavory humans who were threatening the natural way of life in the jungle.
As Alex the lion yearns to feel the joy of a romantic Valentine's Day in sun-kissed Africa, out of the blue, a heart-shaped bottle of the precious and potent "Love Potion no. 9" falls from the sky on King Julien's head. Undoubtedly, this must be a sign from the heavens, and now, all animals--great or small--will see why this is Alex's favourite holiday. That is if the furry emperor doesn't get greedy. Will everyone in the tawny savannah catch a whiff of love's irresistible elixir?
Nat Geo WILD brings you closer than ever before to the world's most extraordinary big cats in this collection of special programs. Combining visually stunning imagery and powerfully resonant stories, these programs showcase nature's fiercest felines and the people working to save these majestic cats from extinction.
A delivery stork mistakenly delivers Lambert, a lion cub, to a flock of sheep. The mother won't let the stork take him back, so Lambert is raised as a sheep, but he just doesn't fit in. He grows up cowardly, until the day his mother is chased by a wolf.
Hot-tempered Kathleen Maguire enlists the services of a young attorney to help her zookeeper father get his job back after he is fired for political reasons. In the midst of uncovering local political corruption and dealing with a lion that's escaped from the zoo, the two manage to fall in love.
Bomba the Jungle Boy finds a wounded lion dying a slow and painful death, he finds a group on safari trapping lions for sale to zoos, which were unable to obtain such animals during the war. Tom Forbes, accompanied by his daughter Jean, is traveling downstream to join his business partner Marty Martin, who has already captured several beasts for shipment. As Bomba sets out to release the animals as soon as they are captured, he gains an ally in Jean Forbes whom he convinces the capturing and display of animals is wrong. Martin is bent on succeeding however, even if it means killing the Jungle Boy.