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Big Cat Diary

Following the day-to-day life of lions, cheetahs and leopards in Kenya.

Premiered: September 11, 1996

Rating: TV-G

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Episode 8 Season 3, Episode 8 Jan 13, 2001 Free

In the last episode, the female marsh lions reign supreme. Shadow is getting her leopard cub Safi ready to face the world alone. Amber the cheetah's daughter is back in fine form but in a tense 11 hours, Solo the lion cub goes missing.

Episode 7 Season 3, Episode 7 Jan 6, 2001 Free

Jonathan catches up with Safi, the young leopard, now keen to hunt but still young and inexperienced. Solo the lion cub is starting to team up with the big males in the pride and Kimbia the male cheetah meets up with Amber's daughter.

Episode 6 Season 3, Episode 6 Dec 30, 2000 Free

Solo the lion cub is still doing well – this week it's time to take on some jackals. Jonathan Scott fails to find Shadow and her cub Safi, who have gone into hiding, but finds some young hyena pups and Simon King keeps watch on the Marsh pride.

Episode 5 Season 3, Episode 5 Dec 23, 2000 Free

The series continues with Simon King, Jonathan Scott and more than half a million wildebeest back in the maasai Mara, after torrential rain. This is good news for the Marsh lions including Scar, the lion who likes to take things easy.

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Wed Jul 1 7:00am
Benefits of Rain for the Big Cats ANIMAL

The cheetah cubs take shelter from the rain under the camera crew's jeep; the leopard pulls a kill into a tree; the lions deal with aftermath of their encounter with the buffalo.

Wed Jul 1 7:30am
Buffalo Confrontation ANIMAL

Included: filming cheetahs hunting on the Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya.

Thu Jul 2 7:00am
Stealing from Baboons ANIMAL

The Marsh pride of lions suffers from their encounter with the buffalo.