Intimate stories of people who sacrifice relationships, finances and even their homes to save the animals they love. From the couple who live with 40 wombats, to the woman who took on an entire zoo and the man whose best friend is an alligator. We’re all Animals is a heartfelt Australian feature documentary series, told by journalist and animal lover, Tracey Preston.
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My best mate is an alligator
Wildlife ranger Mick Tate gives host and animal lover, Tracey Preston, a backstage tour of the Australian Reptile Park. Mick opens up about raising his favourite reptile, Rosie, in his living room and that time he once jumped into the alligator dam to save a baby – or so he thought.For more on Australian Reptile Park: https://reptilepark.com.auSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
It’s a zoo out there!
Sally has a tiger in her backyard, some lions, some gorillas…in fact, she has a whole zoo out there. Host and animal lover, Tracey Preston, meets the matriarch of Mogo Zoo, Sally Padey. Sally’s special connection with animals has led her to dedicate her life (and home!) to creating a relaxed, safe space for endangered animals.For more on Mogo Zoo: http://mogozoo.com.auSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A wildlife war zone
Dr Howard Ralph is as rare as the species he treats. Host and animal lover Tracey Preston visits the dedicated veterinarian and doctor of human medicine in surgery at Southern Cross Wildlife Care, as he attempts to save the life of one of Australia’s most iconic animals.For more on Southern Cross Wildlife Care: www.southerncrosswildlifecare.org.auSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Letting go of the reigns
Tracey undergoes horse therapy. Nerves run high as host and animal lover, Tracey Preston, meets her counsellor for the day Sue Spence, from Horses Helping Humans. Sue explains the profound healing effects horses can have on people – but can Tracey overcome her fear of these animals?For more on Horses Helping Humans: www.horseshelpinghumansaustralia.comSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Animals with attitude
A rescued wombat may play it cool but it will never forget. Host and animal lover Tracey Preston travels to Cedar Creek Wombat Rescue to catch up with Roz and Kev Holme, a couple who’ve built Australia’s only specialty hospital for these cheeky little marsupials - in their backyard.For more on Cedar Creek Wombat Rescue: https://www.cedarcreekwombatrescue.com/See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
She’s laid an egg
Laughter really is the best medicine. Krissy Stanley lives with 12 doves, 5 chickens, 4 parrots, a lorikeet, 2 cats, a husband, a son - and a bottle of fizz in the fridge! Host and animal lover Tracey Preston gets a front row seat to watch Krissy and her flock of colourful, feathered friends perform at a nursing home in Sydney.For more on Krissy Stanley: krisstanley.comSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Listening to all these for the second time. Please tell us there will be another season soon??!! 😍👍🏼🐍🐢🐥🐔🐺🐦🐜🐌🦋🦅🦂🦞🐬🐠
Beautiful stories for animal lovers!
I love this podcast because it is educational and heartwarming!
I hope that Tracey continues these podcasts because I’m sure there are many more amazing stories to cover. :D
These are great Tracey. Even my son is enjoying the stories. A nice way to spend some time together, listening then discussing. Keep them coming!