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Nature | Jungle Animal Hospital

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Watch Wednesday, May 18 at 8pm & Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 10am on WMHT TV

Witness the day-to-day drama at one of the world’s wildest hospitals deep in the Guatemalan jungle. A vet and his team take on dangerous challenges as they care for endangered animals — from stitching up a rare baby bird to wresting a crocodile.

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Female Lynx Stalks Songbirds

A lone female lynx moves silently through Austrias Kalkalpen National Park. Solitary by nature, this young female now seeks to establish her own territory.  This will...

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Five Reasons to Eat Insects

Save room for bugs! They're the future of green cuisine.