One by One

One by One

Series based on the 'Zoovet' collection of books by David Taylor.

Episode Guide

  • One by One - Coming to Terms (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Coming to Terms

    Donald and Challon part as Manford Safari Park closes; Donald flies to Madrid for a panda's birth; Haslam and Ethel wed.

  • One by One - Down Below (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Down Below

    Donald and Reilly try to trap an unknown carnivore in a cave; Liz is hospitalized after contact with a poisonous frog.

  • One by One - A Dying Breed (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    A Dying Breed

    Ethel considers quitting to marry Haslam; importers offer leopards to the zoo; a female gorilla becomes attached to Reilly.

  • One by One - The Elephant & the Kangaroo (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    The Elephant & the Kangaroo

    An elephant and a kangaroo are stolen; someone attempts suicide at the zoo; Haslam proposes to Ethel.

  • One by One - Dangerous Games (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Dangerous Games

    Donald discovers slaughtered animals were used to transport drugs; a keeper overdoses an elephant; Donald treats snakes.

  • One by One - Money In Between (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Money In Between

    An orangutan with hepatitis bites a girl; Donald artificially inseminates a panda; Donald and Maria enjoy Madrid.

  • One by One - Tiger, Tiger (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Tiger, Tiger

    An intruder tries to steal a falcon; two tigers drown; Donald and Challon narrowly escape an accident in the tiger reserve.

  • One by One - First Things First (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    First Things First

    Someone tries to destroy Reilly's animals; Donald and Challon argue over the former's treatment of a dolphin.

  • One by One - Remember the Humble Guinea Pig (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Remember the Humble Guinea Pig

    Maj. Jenks exercises his pet tigers on the golf course; Liz stops schoolboys from abusing an armadillo.

  • One by One - Changing Places (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Changing Places

    Donald picks up an orangutan; a sick eland charges its keeper; schoolteacher Liz Collier helps Donald retrieve a myna.

  • One by One - A Close Run Thing (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    A Close Run Thing

    Disasters, including a fire, endanger the animals and the park; Maggie tells Donald she is leaving for another job.

  • One by One - Thank You, Mr. D.H. Lawrence (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Thank You, Mr. D.H. Lawrence

    A woman claims spirit messages from D.H. Lawrence cured her sick bird and the park's ailing whale.

  • One by One - A Killer Called Cuddles (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    A Killer Called Cuddles

    Dolphin-trainer Sindy arrives to work with the new dolphins; a whale overheats on its journey to the park.

  • One by One - Dangerous Practice (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Dangerous Practice

    An old man dies in the waiting room; the lions contract a disease, and one of them attacks Donald as he treats them.

  • One by One - All Done With Mirrors (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    All Done With Mirrors

    Donald strikes up a friendship with a female trainer as Manford Park is readied for the dolphins' arrival.

  • One by One - Pride of Place (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Pride of Place

    Locals question park security; an eccentric breaks into the lion enclosure; police want to shoot an escaped lion.

  • One by One - You & Whose Army? (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    You & Whose Army?

    Vandals worry the villagers; Donald accidentally doses himself with a deadly anesthetic; the baboons escape the park.

  • One by One - End of an Era (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    End of an Era

    A ruthless executor appointed to close the zoo plans to shoot all unsold animals; an elephant lies down and refuses to move.

  • One by One - To Hear the Sea Maid's Music (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    To Hear the Sea Maid's Music

    Donald and an undertaker embalm a dog; Donald meets now-divorced Maggie at a dolphin operation in France.

  • One by One - Of Babes & Suckings (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Of Babes & Suckings

    Donald treats an armadillo; vital items missing from the zoo turn up in the camp of a quarantined circus act.

  • One by One - Parting of the Ways (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Parting of the Ways

    Work on the safari park continues as Webb and Donald's partnership dissolves; Webb considers retirement.

  • One by One - Blood, Toil, Tears & Spit (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Blood, Toil, Tears & Spit

    Donald treats an arthritic elephant and an ailing camel, and helps a medic extract blood from a lobster.

  • One by One - End & Beginning (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    End & Beginning

    Gran Turner undergoes surgery; Donald tracks a wild puma, removes an elephant's tumor and asks Maggie to marry him.

  • One by One - Woman's Touch (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Woman's Touch

    An anesthetic dart-gun proves helpful; Maggie intervenes when a depressed orangutan refuses to relinquish her dead baby.

  • One by One - Doctor's Orders (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Doctor's Orders

    Donald discovers a local eccentric sharing her medication with a pet monkey; Maggie nurses a lion cub back to health.

  • One by One - A Long Weekend (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    A Long Weekend

    Donald uses hypnosis to treat starving alligators; an elephant with too big an appetite gets a stomach ache.

  • One by One - Time & Motion (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Time & Motion

    The zoo director asks Donald to supervise the breeding of exotic species; Jenny leaves for a job with a national paper.

  • One by One - Pastures New (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Pastures New

    Donald, dissatisfied with his work at the zoo, seeks a new job, but an encounter with the tiger he saved changes his mind.

  • One by One - Silver Linings (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Silver Linings

    Donald and Jenny spend a weekend together; the zoo may close unless Donald can discover why a camel died of anthrax.

  • One by One - They Shoot Tigers in India (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    They Shoot Tigers in India

    A newspaper story on the elephant's death enrages Donald's boss; Donald successfully treats a poisoned tiger.

  • One by One - Nature's Great Masterpiece (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Nature's Great Masterpiece

    An elephant anesthetized for a tooth extraction crushes a lung and dies while Donald and Webb operate on her.

  • One by One - We Called In the Experts (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    We Called In the Experts

    A young veterinary surgeon returning to his hometown learns he must treat exotic animals at the local zoo.