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My Wild Affair

The Ape Who Went to College

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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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The Elephant Who Found a Mom

Learn how the death of a baby elephant led to the rescue of more than 150 elephant orphans

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The story of a two-day old seal and its caretaker, an arborist.

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Premieres Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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Hear extraordinary stories of the bonds between humans and their animal companions.

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Premieres Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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