Watch on YouTube TV

Escape to Chimp Eden

Watch live TV from 70+ networks
Free unlimited cloud DVR storage space
6 accounts per household included
$64.99/month.
Cancel anytime.
At the Jane Goodall Institute's Chimp Eden Sanctuary in South Africa, rescue director Eugene Cussons leads sometimes dangerous missions to save abused and neglected chimpanzees and rehabilitate them.

Latest episodes

VOD available
Eugene travels to the Lekedi Reserve in Gabon, where he hopes to create a camp to prepare chimps for returning to the wild.
VOD available
Eugene begins his work with the new family group.
VOD available
The new family leaves quarantine and is released into the empty infant enclosure.
VOD available
Jao's family is moved into the old adult enclosure, which offers more room to explore.
VOD available
A seemingly minor dust up between Josephine and Jinga sparks a major drama.
VOD available
The adult group is moved into a bigger, less controlled enclosure.
VOD available
Gida struggles for her place in the hierarchy.
VOD available
Tony goes in for a cataract operation.
VOD available
Nicky, 12, was expelled from a zoo because he couldn't stay away from an alpha male's favorite females.
VOD available
The success of a new family group depends on its alpha female, Martha.
VOD available
Eugene struggles with food shortages, bureaucratic difficulties and seven unruly baby chimps.
VOD available
Eugene returns to Sudan to pick up seven young chimps at a safe house.
VOD available
Jao faces a challenge for leadership from the number two male, Zac.
VOD available
Josephine escapes from the adult enclosure.
VOD available
Eugene returns to Angola to rescue young females Lily and Suzie; Eugene faces several problems during his efforts to bring the chimps to the sanctuary.
VOD available
The demise of Abu, the adult group's alpha male, has thrown Chimp Eden into turmoil; Amadeus becomes the new alpha; the infant enclosure prepares to welcome Tony and Sampa.
VOD available
The infant enclosure prepares to welcome new members Tony and Sampa, making Jao's family a dozen.
VOD available
Josephine's introduction continues despite the turmoil created by the demise of the group's alpha male.
VOD available
One of the chimps has a bad reaction to darting.
VOD available
One of the chimps has a bad reaction to darting; Josephine gets introduced to the adult chimps.
VOD available
The five baby chimps Eugene rescued join the other chimps in the infant enclosure.

Similar on YouTube TV

Various networks
Field officers of the Michigan Humane Society respond to calls reporting animals in distress. The investigators at the nonprofit agency handle more than 4,000 cases annually, with the crimes relating to everything from dog-fighting, pets exposed to the elements and animal neglect. The program also includes updates on previous perpetrators and their animal victims.
Various networks
Teams dedicate their lives to saving chimpanzee and gorilla populations that are being wiped out in the rainforests of Central Africa.
Various networks
"Pit Bulls and Parolees" follows the work of Tia Torres, a renowned trainer of pit bull terriers and a founder of the Villalobos Rescue Center. The rehabilitation and placement center houses hundreds of abused and abandoned dogs of all breeds, and the center has a crew of paroled felons who help Torres and her daughters Tania and Mariah care for the animals. It is a chance at redemption for both man and man's best friend.
Various networks
CGI animation helps illuminate stories from around the world that recount how someone's life has been changed forever by an unexpected encounter with an animal, sometimes heartwarming, sometimes utterly terrifying.
"Dynasties" is a documentary by Sir David Attenborough as he goes on a journey behind some of the most celebrated and endangered animals on the planet. Follow the stories of penguins, chimpanzees, lions, painted wolves, and tigers. Each of these animals is locked in a heroic struggle against the forces of nature and their rivals -- they face harsh environmental conditions, dangerous predators, and even the greatest threat: humans. They actively seek to fight for their survival and the survival of their families -- their dynasties.
Various networks
Ever owned a cat that would be perfect starring in the feline version of "Psycho"? You know, a pet that wreaks havoc on a household to the point of breaking up relationships, or one whose violent actions sends its owners to the hospital? Cat behaviorist Jackson Galaxy deals with these issues every day, and in this series he lends his expertise to desperate families hoping to rehabilitate their furry companions.
Various networks
The famously tough Mike Tyson cradling a pigeon in the same hands that helped him become an all-time boxing champ is a strange image, indeed. But it's one Tyson cherishes. "The first thing I ever loved in my life was a pigeon," he says. "Pigeons are a part of my life." In "Taking on Tyson," the Brooklyn native goes back to his roots and reconnects with his feathered friends by experiencing the bizarre subculture of pigeon racing. Yes, pigeon racing. Like many aspects of Tyson's complex life, this one is better seen to be believed.
Various networks
Animal Planet expands its family of wildlife law enforcement series, adding to Maine's "North Woods Law" an offering that follows an elite patrol force in Texas. "Lone Star Law" features the men and women of the Texas Game Wardens who protect more than a quarter-million square miles of deserts, lakes, piney woods, bayous, plains and coast in the second-largest state in the U.S. Whether rushing to investigate poaching cases, save flash-flood victims, disrupt illegal smuggling rings, or rescue injured wildlife, the officers are always on the go, defending both animals and citizens.