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  • Episode 1

  • In his most difficult night in the clinic, Dr Chris is forced to deliver Bella's six pups by caesarean.

  • Episode 2

  • Two kooky cousins are worried their spoilt Pomeranian, who is vomiting and in severe pain, has swallowed some string from a bikini.

  • Episode 3

  • A mother duck has decided to hatch her nine babies on a high rise balcony. It’s a terrible choice – there’s no food, no water and no way of getting out. Can Dr Chris save her hatchlings?

  • Episode 4

  • Dr Chris heads to the bush to help Schnitzel, a 16-month-old daschund with a crazy obsession that’s putting her life in danger.

  • Episode 5

  • Dr Chris gets an emergency night call when a dog is hit by a taxi. The animal is traumatised and suffering from a punctured lung.

  • Episode 6

  • When an alligator swallows a plastic bottle, Dr Chris must catch it and put his hand down the reptile's throat to clear any obstructions.

  • Episode 7

  • When a Labrador is brought in suffering seizures and uncontrollable shakes, the vets think it has swallowed a harmful toxin.

  • Episode 8

  • Dr Chris treats a four-week old lamb with a broken leg that has been dumped at an animal farm.

  • Episode 9

  • Dr Chris treats a tiny penguin that has been washed up on Bondi Beach during a huge storm.

  • Episode 10

  • Dr Chris leads an Australian vet team overseas to help the animal victims of Fiji’s devastating cyclone.

  • Episode 11

  • Dr Chris comes to the rescue when a seven-year-old husky becomes the victim of a hit-and-run.

  • Episode 12

  • Dr Chris is called in to deliver a terrier's first litter of pups, but it’s a tough job as he tries to save the puppies and keep the mother alive.

  • Episode 13

  • Dr Chris must identify the sex of a bearded dragon, which turns out to be not nearly as easy as it sounds.

  • Episode 14

  • Dr Chris helps a malnourished platypus with hundreds of tick bites that has been found wandering on a suburban road.

  • Episode 15

  • Dr Chris treats Cheeky, a mischievous bird with an obsession for putting his life endanger.

  • Episode 16

  • A Labrador puppy has been raced into the clinic suffering uncontrollable convulsions after eating snail bait. Has Dr Chris got to him in time or will the poison shut down his system?

About the Show

Dr. Chris, who lives and works in the world-famous beachside suburb of Bondi, shows us first hand what a day in the life of Sydney's busiest vets is like and the animals he devotes his days to caring for and treating.

Watch the unusual, unexpected and extraordinary "tails" of animals, and of course their owners. 

From cats to crustaceans to canaries, Dr. Chris saves the lives of animals from all walks of life.


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