• Short Summary

    Animals are prepared for Spring tourists at Whipsnade, London and Chessington zoos.

  • Description

    No title. Spring cleaning time at the zoos, Whipsnade (Bedfordshire), London and Chessington.

    C/U rear view of elephant at Whipsnade. M/S elephant in enclosure, elephant's trunk comes right towards camera. M/S zookeeper filing baby elephant's toenails. C/U elephant's foot being cleaned. M/S camels being groomed at Chessington. C/U camel. C/U little monkey being groomed at Whipsnade. Extreme C/U ditto. C/U angora rabbit being groomed. C/U ditto. M/S of a lively donkey being exercised at Whipsnade. C/U donkey jumping about. M/S giraffe looking round corner. M/S of Pipaluk, the baby polar bear, in pool at London Zoo playing with ball. C/U mother polar bear. Top shot showing Pipaluk with mother in pool. Mother jumps towards Pipaluk playfully. M/S keeper grooming young lioness at Chessington. M/S of keeper grooming young lion. Ditto showing the lion being playful with the keeper.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2059.14
    Media URN:
    56705
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:25:00 / 01:20:25:00
    Canister:
    68/31

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