Wild Moms

Come along with Jungle Jack as he honors the hard-working moms of all species, like Brown Bears, Chimpanzees, Elephants, Nyala Antelope and more!

This cheetah grooms her cub at the Ann Van Dyk Cheetah Centre in South Africa. A mother cheetah will care for and guide her cubs until they are about eighteen months old.

A young chimpanzee sits in the grass at Lekedi Park in Gabon. The orphaned chimps here were confiscated from the bushmeat trade, and are taught how to act like monkeys thanks to surrogate human moms.

A mother nyala cleans off her newborn at the Zulu Nyala Game Reserve in South Africa. This clever mom came to the lodge to give birth to hide her baby from predators.