Animal hierarchies are examined. Included: an orphaned chimpanzee gains power in his group; archerfish lose their prey to larger adults; a bald eagle fights for its dinner; Meerkats work together against a cobra; and honey ants participate in regicide.
Juvenile animals learn the skills they need to survive on their own. Included: an Arctic fox goes hunting for lemmings; tiger cubs are separated from their mother unexpectedly; and a veined octopus is pursued by a flounder.
Young animals take on the challenges of the wild world that surrounds them in this series. Included in the opener: Meerkat pups leave their burrows for the first time; barnacle geese learn to fly; humpback whales protect their young from sharks.