The Animals of Farthing Wood (1993–1995)

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A group of animals have to leave their home, the Farthing Wood, which was destroyed by the people. They travel to the famous White Deer Park and want to make a new home there. Fox is their ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Rupert Farley ...
 Fox / ... (39 episodes, 1993-1995)
Stacey Gregg ...
 Adder / ... (39 episodes, 1993-1995)
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 Toad / ... (39 episodes, 1993-1995)
Jeremy Barrett ...
 Mr. Rabbit / ... (38 episodes, 1993-1995)
Sally Grace ...
 Weasel / ... (38 episodes, 1993-1995)
Pamela Keevil Kral ...
 Mrs. Squirrel / ... (37 episodes, 1993-1995)
Jon Glover ...
 Scarface (12 episodes, 1994)
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A group of animals have to leave their home, the Farthing Wood, which was destroyed by the people. They travel to the famous White Deer Park and want to make a new home there. Fox is their leader and Toad their guide. Also with them are Badger, a very old resident of the Farthing Wood, Owl, who is very wise and often helps them, and Mole, the little friend of Badger. Written by Anonymous

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Als die Tiere den Wald verließen  »

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Trivia

In the original book series the characters of Tawny Owl, Adder, Weasel and Kestrel were all male. See more »

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The weasel in the series is greatly oversized, being depicted as similar in size to an otter. In reality, weasels are tiny animals, smaller than rats. See more »

Quotes

Weasel: I'm not your friend. I'm a gorse bush!
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Featured in South Jersey Sam: Top 13 Best Foxes (2011) See more »

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More than just a kids show...
10 February 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I remembered loving (and being disturbed as well) "The Animals of Farthing Wood" as a kid. At 17, I still love it, it is truly a great show for kids and adults that teaches very good life lessons without preaching. I for one liked the animation style, the look of it reminded me of "Watership Down" which is one of my favourite films. The backgrounds are nice and evergreen, the colours are beautiful and the character features were excellent. The music was amazing, I have always loved the main theme. The characters are endearing and all had unique personalities, particularly Fox, Weasel, Toad and Adder, and the story lines are gripping, intelligent and well done. The voice acting is impressive too, Rupert Farley, Susan Jefferson and Ron Moody all do a stellar job. Is there a drawback? Maybe a small one, the third series wasn't as compelling as the first two series, but it was watchable and ended more than decently. All in all, this is a great show, maybe with one or two minor discrepancies but it is definitely worth the look and I recommend it strongly. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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