In the Field | Apr 20, 2014 | 52:53

Lions and Whales and Bears, Oh My!

An animal-centric hour of documentaries featuring a first-hand encounter with a whale, a lion-saving invention and a Northern Ontario owl prowl. And dogs. Lots of dogs.

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In the Field - The kindness of strangersApr 5, 2015 | 53:58In the Field The kindness of strangers Audio
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