Next Episode of Taronga: Who's Who in the Zoo is
Every year millions of visitors from around the world pass through Taronga Zoo's gates to get a glimpse of some of the most amazing creatures on the planet. But what people don't see is the incredible and groundbreaking work that goes on behind the animal exhibits – until now.New to Nine in 2020 comes the exciting behind-the-scenes documentary series Taronga: Who's Who in the Zoo. In this series viewers will get to see just what it takes to run one of the world's most famous and magnificent zoos, with no area off limits.
On this episode, vets and keepers work together as they attempt a procedure that is rarely done at Taronga, putting three chimpanzees on the hospital operating table on the same day; Taronga staff teach a badly injured owl how to fly again.
Join us at Taronga Zoo in Sydney for this documentary series narrated by Naomi Watts. The series provides a look behind the scenes at what it takes to run one of the world's most famous and magnificent zoos.
In this episode, a mysterious virus threatens to wipe out an entire species of snapping turtles; An injured fiordland crested penguin arrives from Melbourne Zoo, but will it settle in and call Taronga home?
On this episode, vets have to perform emergency surgery on a Tree Goanna, after a member of the public brought it into the wildlife hospital with a particularly unusual injury.
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