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Wild Dogs of Africa

Season 9 Episode 38 | 56m 13s

A family saga of two wild dog sisters on the plains of the Serengeti and the battle that ensues between them after the birth of each ones puppies. The film also features the dogs use of teamwork, affection, playfulness and the tragic end for this pack.

Aired: 04/06/91
Wild Dogs of Africa
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