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 Dr. Marsh Tracy / ... (89 episodes, 1966-1969)
Cheryl Miller ...
 Paula Tracy (89 episodes, 1966-1969)
Judy the Chimpanzee ...
 Judy (88 episodes, 1966-1969)
Clarence ...
 Lion / ... (88 episodes, 1966-1969)
Hari Rhodes ...
 Mike Makula / ... (85 episodes, 1966-1969)
Hedley Mattingly ...
 District Officer Hedley / ... (77 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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The jungle's great for adventure. In fact it's wild. (season 3) See more »

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11 January 1966 (USA)  »

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(89 episodes)

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Metrocolor)

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1.33 : 1
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When Ralph Helfer and Marshall Thompson had a guest star in Daktari, they would tell him three things: Don't make a sudden movement, don't make a loud noise and don't approach the animal until someone who knows more than you do has 'read' him and knows what mood he is in." See more »

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Referenced in Me Boss, You Sneakers! (1998) See more »

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Wonderful Series
10 April 2001 | by (London) – 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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