Lyndal Davies lives the African safari dream every day. Her home is right in the middle of a wildlife reserve and the electric fence is the only thing keeping the rhinos out. A giraffe giving birth, airlifting lions to a new reserve, battling angry elephants, dodging stampeding wildebeest during game capture its a regular day at Shamwari.
S01:E01 - Season 1, Episode 1
Vet Johan helps a young elephant tangled in wire; teaching a newborn giraffe to drink.
S01:E02 - Season 1, Episode 2
Two leopards get a second chance at life when they're rescued from a zoo in Monaco.
S01:E03 - Season 1, Episode 3
The wildlife team is attacked by a rhino after releasing it from its crate. Things go wrong when the game capture team bring in a herd of wildebeest.
S01:E04 - Season 1, Episode 4
Tranquilized lion wakes up early; baby elephant won't drink milk; game capture team tracks a hippo.
S01:E05 - Season 1, Episode 5
Its a race against time to bring in the worlds biggest animal the elephant. Its gone down in a bad position and has stopped breathing the team need to push it onto its side or it will die. Theres a baby boom out on the reserve we are lucky enough to watch the birth of a giraffe. High flying action as the wildlife team tries to bring in a herd of antelope. The fight is on to save a severely dehydrated baby warthog. They might be the ugliest babies in the world but these pigs are seriously entertaining and that makes them incredibly cute. An uninvited and extremely deadly houseguest has to be removed from our home. And Themba our orphaned elephant takes his first steps back into the bush with his new herd us!
S01:E06 - Season 1, Episode 6
A bull elephant causes havoc; a hyena almost locks its jaws around a vets arm.
S01:E07 - Season 1, Episode 7
The perfect present for Siobhan turns out to be an adventure to find black wildebeest.
S01:E08 - Season 1, Episode 8
Johan tackles an adult cheetah; baby elephant takes a dust bath; poachers kill a rhino.
S01:E09 - Season 1, Episode 9
Five lions are being relocated; baby rhino feeding; rescuing baby wildebeest; walking with a hippo.
S01:E10 - Season 1, Episode 10
Teaching lions about snakes; getting a rhino into crate; relocating tranquilized lions.
S01:E11 - Season 1, Episode 11
Capturing a bull elephant; white lion cubs are born; Siohban is caught in a herd of gemsbok.
S01:E12 - Season 1, Episode 12
Johan has a rather sensitive procedure to perform. He needs to operate on a rhinos penis. It appears to have gotten in a fight with another rhino and suffered a pretty serious injury. The wild dogs have escaped from Shamwari and the team must now battle to get them back before they start killing livestock on the neighboring farms. A tic infestation is causing major problems with the buffalo herd and the wildlife department need to become inventive if they are going to treat the animals. We witness a world first an elephant and sheep playing together Themba and Albert are building a strong friendship and have become inseparable. And our vet Johan ends up with egg on his face while trying to solve a mystery surrounding some ostrich eggs that havent hatched.
S01:E13 - Season 1, Episode 13
A white lion cub breaks a leg; new rangers arrive for camouflage training; elephant hit by a train.