Daktari (1966–1969)

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Dr. Marsh Tracy was a veterinarian running an animal study center in Africa. Helping him were his daughter Paula, American Jack Dane and Mike, a local. Also living with the Tracys--and ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Dr. Marsh Tracy / ... (89 episodes, 1966-1969)
Cheryl Miller ...
 Paula Tracy (89 episodes, 1966-1969)
Hari Rhodes ...
 Mike Makula / ... (86 episodes, 1966-1969)
Hedley Mattingly ...
 District Officer Hedley / ... (84 episodes, 1966-1969)
Yale Summers ...
 Jack Dane / ... (74 episodes, 1966-1968)
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Dr. Marsh Tracy was a veterinarian running an animal study center in Africa. Helping him were his daughter Paula, American Jack Dane and Mike, a local. Also living with the Tracys--and equally a part of the show's starring cast--were a crossed-eyed lion named Clarence and a chimp named Judy. The series' storylines were largely centered around protecting the wildlife of the local game preserve from poachers and other threats. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

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11 January 1966 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Viidakkotohtori  »

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Runtime:

(89 episodes)

Sound Mix:

(Westrex Recording System)

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(Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Originally they wanted Ralph Helfer's own daughter Tana to be the little girl in the Pilot because she was able to ride their Zebra Folsom around so well but Tana hated acting. See more »

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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Pod People (1991) See more »

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Wonderful Series
10 April 2001 | by (Slovenia) – See all my reviews

It's been a while since I watched any episodes, but they are unmissable any time they're on TV, you gotta watch it.

Humorous, funny, interesting, learning, and sight seeing - these great adventures of our wild life preservation heroes will keep occupied the youngest & people of all ages.

You gotta love wicked chimp Judy, and cross-eyed lion Clarence in his almost child like form of pet lion.

And there's Jack & wonderful Paula, helping Dr. March in his efforts, it's just great show, many adventures :)


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