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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 Subscription

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 Subscription

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 Subscription

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 Subscription

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 Aug 5 7:00am
Wildebeest Move into the Marsh ANIMAL

As wildebeest cross the Mara River, they're observed by nature photographers and lions. Also studied: leopards.

Wed Aug 5 7:30am
Half Tail's New Cubs ANIMAL

A family of servals, small wild felines, is observed.

Thu Aug 6 7:00am
Overly Ambitious Cheetah Cubs ANIMAL

The lion prides clash while stalking zebras; the cheetah cubs suffer separation anxiety; a pack of mongooses harass a leopard.