Project Date / May 2010
Format / 10 x 1 hour HD
Vet Adventures follows Dorset vet Luke Gamble as he travels the world treating animals in need. Visiting countries as diverse as Zambia, Peru, Nepal, Costa Rica and Uganda, the series sees Luke do his best to treat any species of animal that needs help, both domestic and wild, in places where they have no one else to turn to and challenging his skills to the limit.
Journeying through the rainforests of South America, jungles of Asia to the plains of Africa, Vet Adventures features a diverse range of animals from dogs, cats and horses through to buffaloes, leopards, chimpanzees and elephants. A veterinary travelogue covering almost every continent, the series sees the British vet visit sanctuaries, charities and animal shelters in each country as well as immersing himself in local culture and traditions.
Covering the sociological, environmental and ethical questions surrounding animal welfare Luke seeks to highlight the pressures facing animals across the planet and do his bit to try to make a difference.
Select Scene from Episode 1, India
Select Scene from Episode 10, Uganda
Select Scene from Episode 8, Nepal