Join the dedicated vets around the world pushing animal medicine to the limits.
In Operation Wild, animal lover Clare Balding and vet Steve Leonard join teams around the world as they undertake groundbreaking operations to try and save the lives of wild animals.
They’ll discover how pioneering human medicine is transforming the way we can look after animals in some of the most remote places on Earth.
Join them as they watch experts fit a prosthetic tail to a dolphin in Japan, treat an endangered moon bear with hydrocephalus in Laos, head to India to observe the largest pop-up animal A&E on the planet, and help a rhino in South Africa attacked by poachers for her horn by carrying out a world-first – a rhino skin graft.
These are stories of dedicated vets using the very latest medical techniques to try to save big animals around the world.
This is Operation Wild.
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