I Live With 5 Tigers And 2 Lions | BEAST BUDDIES

COMM: 68-year-old Remy runs a private rescue centre for big cats in France. COMM: Four years after, Remy decided to make big cats the focus of his life. COMM: So, Remy set about making his property into a place for these animals to live in.

Obese To Beast In Under A Year | BRAND NEW ME

Quantel: My heaviest was 303, everything felt heavy, constantly out of breath. I actually went to the hospital basically they said I was pre diabetic, just constant aches and pains. You just don’t feel good at all. I didn’t like being sad, I really wanted to just get out of that tunnel. Dewyntre: Had a Read more…

Brave Mongoose Tackles Lethal Black Mamba Snake

COMM: In the Kruger National Park, a dwarf mongoose sizes up to a deadly opponent, a black mamba. COMM: Black mamba snakes are the most feared in Africa, growing up to four and a half meters long. WOMAN: Oh, my god! Look at the size of him. COMM: Their bite is known as ‘the kiss Read more…

Petite Woman Is Best Friends With Big Cats | BEAST BUDDIES

ANNEL SNYMAN: My name is Annel Snyman, I’m 35 years old. I’m the owner of Loebies Predator Park and I’m outside of Bela-Bela. ANNEL SNYMAN: I started the park in 2009 with my first servals and now 9 years later, we are now established predator park. ANNEL SNYMAN: To manage the park, it’s really, it’s Read more…

‘Reptile King’ Is Best Friends With Giant Gator | BEAST BUDDIES

Andrew: Probably the most important thing is never forgetting that you’re dealing with a potentially dangerous animal. Andrew: There’s kind of a saying, working with animals, especially dangerous animals, it’s not a matter of if it’s a matter of when. Andrew: Crusher is definitely the largest crocodilian that I work with. He’s about 14 foot Read more…

Angry Hippo Crushes Antelope

COMM: Game ranger Pieter Van Wyk has been tracking a pack of African wild dogs and they’ve cornered a female bushbuck. COMM: As more dogs arrive, things are not looking good for the antelope. Man: Mother, if you start crying… COMM: Initially rescued by the hippo’s unlikely intervention, now the antelope is stuck in the Read more…

Our Big Bear Family

JIM KOWALCZIK: We’re one big bear family! JIM KOWALCZIK: Our bear family is like every other family and stuff, you love them to death, but there’s other times they drive you nuts, right? COMM: Jim and Susan run a centre for orphaned wildlife in Otisville, New York. SUSAN KOWALCZIK: I’m there every day, but he Read more…

Zebra Saved From Deadly Snare Hold

COMM: The KaiNav Conservation Foundation’s S.N.A.R.E. team has been notified by the reserve management of a Zebra with a snare around its neck. COMM: Snares are widely used throughout Asia and Africa by poachers as they are cheap to make, but they are not selective and animals are often unintentionally captured. COMM: The team have Read more…

Our Family Pet Is A Six Foot Croc | BEAST BUDDIES

COMM: For the past 20 years, Irwan has been living with a crocodile. COMM: The crocodile was named Kojek and he now lives in the house with Irwan, his wife and three children. COMM: Kojek is fed 4 or 5 kilos of fresh fish three times a week. COMM: When Irwan first bought the crocodile, Read more…

Love Bite: Couple Handle World’s Deadliest Snakes | BEAST BUDDIES

CHRISTOPHER SHANNON: I think in this collection, I should have around 70 snakes. CHRISTOPHER SHANNON: That’s not counting the tarantulas, centipedes, lizards and frogs. LARA MLINARIC: Chris will definitely be teaching me about how to look after his snakes so, I can always help him with the care of his animals. CHRISTOPHER SHANNON: My family Read more…