The BEST Episodes of Our Zoo

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 7, 2020

Network: BBC One

Our Zoo' follows the story of George, who is frustrated by memories of fighting in the great war and living with his extended family, he wants to bring more beauty into the world. When he comes across a camel and monkey that are about to be abandoned, he embarks on a plan to set up a zoo.

We Don't Want Your Suburban Safari

#1 - We Don't Want Your Suburban Safari

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 17, 2014

The family confront a barrage of hostility from the residents of Upton.

star 8.60
43 votes
Directors: Andy De Emmony
Writers: Matt Charman
See You in Court

#2 - See You in Court

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 8, 2014

The Mottersheads prepare for the appeal that will decide the fate of the zoo.

star 8.53
43 votes
Directors: Saul Metzstein
Writers: Matt Charman
Monkey Business

#3 - Monkey Business

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 1, 2014

George ventures to London for one last attempt to get planning permission.

star 8.44
50 votes
Directors: Robert McKillop
Writers: Matt Charman
Puttin' on the Ritz

#4 - Puttin' on the Ritz

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 24, 2014

The Mottersheads must hastily organise a benefit to raise money after a bear escape.

star 8.43
40 votes
Directors: Robert McKillop
Writers: Matt Charman
Man Eaters

#5 - Man Eaters

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 10, 2014

George attempts to rescue two Himalayan black bears from a cave in Matlock.

star 8.28
50 votes
Directors: Andy De Emmony
Writers: Matt Charman
Welcome to Our Zoo

#6 - Welcome to Our Zoo

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 3, 2014

George attempts to build his dream - a zoo without bars.

star 8.27
55 votes
Directors: Andy De Emmony
Writers: Matt Charman