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Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 23: Why Lion Roars

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Stories telling how different animals got their distinctive characteristics. Following Flea's advice, Lion goes to the great cave of Tinga Tinga to get his roar back. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 9: Why Monkeys Swing in the Trees

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Stories telling how different animals got their distinctive parts. When Monkey becomes stranded up a mango tree, he asks Crocodile for help. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 1: Why Elephant Has a Trunk

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Stories telling a modern, young audience how different animals got their distinctive parts. The story of how Elephant got his trunk. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 10: Why Tickbird Sits on Hippo's Back

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Stories about how animals got their unique characteristics. Tickbird challenges Hippo to see who can drink the most in a single gulp. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 19: Why Hare Hops

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Stories telling how animals got their unique qualities. Hare was one of the speediest animals in Tinga Tinga and no-one would race him, until Tortoise arrived. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 2

Episode 11: Why Bees Sting

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Stories about how different animals became distinctive. There is a honey shortage in Tinga Tinga and something has to be done. Luckily, Tortoise has a cunning plan. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 2

Episode 12: Why Peacock Struts

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Stories about how different animals became distinctive. Peacock wants to have the biggest and the best tail in Tinga Tinga. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 2

Episode 14: Why Whale Spouts

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Stories about how different animals became distinctive. A storm carries Whale from the ocean to the waterhole, where she gets stuck. How will she get out? Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 3: Why Hippo Has No Hair

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Stories telling a young audience how different animals got their distinctive parts. There was a time when Hippo had lots of hair, and she was always hot. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 2

Episode 3: Why Wildebeest Stampede

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Stories about how different animals became distinctive. Wildebeest never used to stampede, until Tortoise tricked them into running away. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 11: Why Frog Croaks

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Stories telling how different animals got their distinctive parts. The birds trick poor old Frog into a singing duel, and his voice is reduced to a ribbit. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 2

Episode 15: Why Parrot Can't Keep a Secret

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Stories about how different animals became distinctive. Parrot cannot open his beak, until one day when he sees a beast steal Lion's mane. Show more