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The Animals Roadshow


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with Desmond Morris and Sarah Kennedy
Is the dolphin truly the St Christopher of the sea, capable of developing a real bond with humans? Why has the ancient Persian sport of polo earned such royal approval? How can pets make people healthier?
Desmond and Sarah report from the royal borough of Windsor on some of the remarkable relationships between people and the animals in their lives.
Desmond meets the smiling dog of the Urals and the curly dog from Europe which outsmarts its American opposition. And he discovers a common bond between
Buffalo Bill and Jean Rook of the Daily Express. Sarah welcomes the animal kingdom's version of Esther Rantzen. She also watches the Prince of Wales lead his polo team to victory and learns from his polo manager. Major Ronald Ferguson , of the joys and risks of the sport. Research
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Unknown: Desmond Morris
Unknown: Sarah Kennedy
Unknown: Jean Rook
Unknown: Esther Rantzen.
Unknown: Major Ronald Ferguson
Unknown: Polly Phillips.
Producer: Ian Christie

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