By Gerald Durrell
A pot-pourri of animal anecdotes, in line with annoying days at Gerald Durrell's Jersey zoo and his forays to numerous corners of the earth to rescue animal species at risk of extinction.
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Wash and Brush Up 2. simply Jeremy three. A Lion in Labour four. Mr and Mrs D five. Leopards within the bog 6. capture Me a Colobus 7. hold Me a Colobus eight. A festival of Births nine. Digging up Popocatepetl 10.