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Patrick Aryee's Life: First Steps

Wednesdays 8.30pm

Show Synopsis

Biologist Patrick Aryee takes us on a journey through the dog family – revealing our pets’ surprising history and meeting the weird and wonderful relatives you never knew they had.

Patrick Aryee meets an adorable cast of young animals as they learn the life skills they’ll need to survive in the wild. Heart-warming, heart-wrenching and heart-stopping, this is nature at its best.

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Patrick Aryee's Dogs and Patrick Aryee's Life

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Patrick Aryee's Dogs | Starts Wednesday July 17 at 8.30pm

In this stunning new natural history series, biologist Patrick Aryee takes us on a journey through the dog family – revealing our pets’ surprising history and meeting their weird and wonderful relatives. Dogs are part of the canine group – comprising of thirty-six extraordinary species from tiny desert foxes to majestic wolves. But all share traits with the dogs in our homes. Through nail-biting close encounters, spectacular wildlife photography, and a CGI family tree – Patrick tells the complete story of dogs and reveals how these wild predators became Man’s Best Friend.

Patrick Aryee's Life | Starts Wednesday August 7 at 8.30pm

In this stunning new natural history series we follow Patrick Aryee and an adorable cast of characters as they take their first steps and learn the life skills they’ll need to survive in the wild. From the outback of Australia to the Costa Rican coast we watch as our tiny heroes overcome each new challenge and marvel at the extraordinary lengths some animal parents will go to protect their precious offspring.

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