Snakes In The City
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Attack of the Black Mambas (Season 1)
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Attack of the Black Mambas (Season 1)
Wednesday 20 October at 19:40 CAT
Attack of the Black Mambas (Season 1)
Catching a black mamba at midnight is only part of Simon and Siouxsie's latest challenge; they also bring 25 baby rock pythons into the world.
Cobra Wedding Crashers+
A hitchhiking forest cobra at a wedding keeps Simon and Siouxsie guessing and an emergency black mamba callout turns into a canine rescue mission.
Simon and Sioux try to secure a black mamba escape artist, wrangle an irate python, and catch a cat killer.
Black Mamba Summer+
Simon has his hands full with a lightning fast mamba and an unidentified snake terrorizes a school, before Siouxsie handles the deadliest of the lot.
The Snake Pit+
Simon has his hands full with a massive black mamba that doesn't want to be caught, a cobra hiding in a room of old sacks, and a snake in a car!
Big Mamma Mamba+
Simon has a close shave with a pregnant black mamba looking to lay her eggs, and she's not the only female mamba that Simon and Sioux have to catch.
Snakes And Sewage+
To catch a deadly Black mamba, Simon must face his biggest fear - heights! And to save a spitting cobra, he deals with his OCD and digs in a poo pit!Next ShowingFriday 5 November at 18:00 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingFriday 5 November at 20:25 CATOn National Geographic WILD
The Dark Night+
Simon has a close call with a deadly black mamba in the middle of the night and finds his first ever Snouted cobra that's hitchhiked to Durban!Next ShowingFriday 5 November at 18:50 CATOn National Geographic WILD
There's A Snake In The Fridge!+
It’s mamba season and these deadly snakes are simply everywhere! In this episode of Snake City, they’re playing hard-to-get in trees, boxes and even a refrigerator as Simon risks his life to save them. There’s also double-trouble when he realizes he’s in a small, dark room with not one, but two highly-venomous Forest cobras!Next ShowingFriday 5 November at 19:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Divide And Conquer+
Simon and Sioux nearly get bitten catching and releasing mating Boomslangs. Teamwork is everything, but sometimes they split up to help all the snakes.Next ShowingFriday 12 November at 19:40 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Sioux comes face-to-face with a Green mamba, Simon is almost bitten by a Black mamba and they catch two bizarre snakes that don't belong in Durban!Next ShowingFriday 19 November at 19:40 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Housing Estate Horror+
A huge black mamba hides under the kitchen sink, Simon rips apart a couch to find a spitter and climbs a tree to catch a highly-venomous vine snake.
Hot & Bothered+
A huge black mamba is trapped inside a dark, cramped roof and Simon has to poke his head into dark holes to find it - risking a bite to the head! Simon also must get over his fear of heights and catch a hot and bothered boomslang in a tree.Next ShowingThursday 18 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Storm of Snakes+
Simon and Siouxsie brave a tropical storm to rescue a black mamba - one slip and they're dead! A green mamba takes the whole crew to new heights, and Simon and Siouxsie play 'pass the python' in creepy crawly heaven.Next ShowingFriday 19 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
A black mamba is trapped inside a couch in a tiny room with Simon and Siouxsie just inches away from being bitten at any time! Simon has his hands full when he realizes a green mamba he's about to rescue is heavily pregnant.
A family is plagued by Mozambique spitting cobras; their 6-year-old girl was bitten in the face by one and now there's another in their house! Sioux gets a nasty surprise as a whip snake bites her on the arm and won't let go.
Tunnel of Doom+
Simon and Sioux mud wrestle a 12ft black mamba trapped inside a storm water drain. A new homeowner has an unwanted visitor and Sioux gets dirty flushing out a forest cobra from a toilet.
Hiss The Night+
Snake City is hammered by summer storms as Simon and Siouxsie hunt for a black mamba in a pile of tiles by torchlight. When the skies clear, Sioux gets tangled up in a deadly game of tug-of-war with a feisty forest cobra.
The Wedding Crasher+
Snake-catchers Simon and Siouxsie rush across Snake City to capture Africa's largest cobra in a pool, a python gatecrashes a wedding and an enormous black mamba terrorizes a neighborhood.Next ShowingMonday 8 November at 12:30 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSaturday 13 November at 09:25 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Trailer Park Terror+
Simon and Siouxsie get called to remove an angry black mamba from a huge wood pile. After 5 hours of searching they eventually find it, and it is seriously angry. A vicious spitting cobra spits venom like mad when Simon tries to get it out of a tree cavity, and it takes them almost a month to trap an elusive forest cobra that's been terrorizing trailer park residents!Next ShowingTuesday 9 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSunday 14 November at 09:30 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Streetwise snake-catcher Simon Keys and his sassy herpetologist girlfriend, Siouxsie Gillett, rush around Snake City to save snakes that have ventured into human territory. They hunt down a frighteningly fast black mamba in a cluttered kitchen, and a Mozambique spitting cobra under a bath that's showering Simon with venom. All before he has to face his irrational fear of heights while trying to retrieve a green mamba from a tree.Next ShowingWednesday 10 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSaturday 13 November at 10:10 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Ride shotgun with streetwise snake-catcher Simon Keys and sassy herpetologist girlfriend Siouxsie Gillett as they race across Snake City to save an office on lockdown after staff spot a green snake disappear under a door. Simon makes a gruesome discovery inside a shipping container after construction workers stumble upon a ten-foot black mamba, and Siouxsie handles a snake so lethal it can make you bleed from every orifice.Next ShowingThursday 11 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSunday 14 November at 10:15 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Monster Under the Bed+
It could be scene straight out of a horror show: a 9ft black mamba in a child's bed! Streetwise snake-catcher Simon Keys and sassy herpetologist girlfriend Siouxsie Gillett race across Snake City to save the child's life. Siouxsie gets spat by a deadly Mozambique spitting cobra and Simon rescues a night adder with a penis injury. All in a day's work for this couple living on the edge.Next ShowingFriday 12 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSaturday 13 November at 11:00 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Simon and Siouxsie save an angry, and badly injured spitting cobra from someone's house and must take it to the vet for an amputation. They get called to the university where a black mamba has eaten two kittens, and both nearly get bitten while trying to catch the monster. They also rescue a mystery green snake and a black mamba from two separate cars!Next ShowingMonday 15 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Say Your Prayers+
A large black mamba hides inside a TV, a nun is on the run from a spitting cobra and a baby python is stuck inside an air-con unit.Next ShowingTuesday 16 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Simon and Siouxsie chase down mambas all over the city and they call in the fire brigade to help Simon with one of his most dangerous captures yet! Simon and Siouxsie chase down mambas all over the city and they call in the fire brigade to help Simon with one of his most dangerous captures yet!Next ShowingWednesday 17 November at 12:40 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Cobra In The Kitchen+
In this episode of Snake City, Simon and Siouxsie receive a terrified call after a large Black Mamba is spotted inside a potting shed. On arrival they are escorted into a dark room, filled with clay pots and paints. Hidden behind a large heavy cupboard is Africa's most feared snake - the Black Mamba. Simon and Siouxsie are at a severe disadvantage - they can't see the snake but the snake can see them! Simon and Siouxsie put their life on the line every day in their obsession to save snakes. It's a risk they are prepared to take.Next ShowingFriday 29 October at 07:55 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingFriday 29 October at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Hiss of Death+
Face to face with some of the world's deadliest snakes is all in a day's work for snake catcher Simon Keys and herpetologist girlfriend, Siouxsie Gillett. It is silly season in snake city. A cobra sprays its venom on target, an elusive mamba lies hidden within strike range and a rat nest causes a stir.Next ShowingMonday 1 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSaturday 6 November at 09:25 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Country Club Killer+
Snake catchers Simon Keys and Siouxsie Gillett race across Snake City to fish out a massive Black mamba from a pool, hand wrestle the largest cobra in Africa and face off against an angry neighbor to retrieve an exotic Boa constrictor.Next ShowingTuesday 2 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSunday 7 November at 09:25 CATOn National Geographic WILD
The Cape Crusaders+
It's a typical day of chasing deadly reptiles for snake catcher Simon Keys and herpetologist, Siouxsie Gillett, until they receive a distressed phone call. Snake catchers in the city of Cape Town are inundated as cobras seek refuge from blazing fires.Next ShowingWednesday 3 November at 12:30 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSaturday 6 November at 10:15 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Recipe For Disaster+
Snake catchers Simon and Siouxsie destroy a kitchen for a harmless house snake, but find an 8-foot black mamba instead. Africa's largest cobra is loose in a shopping mall and a mechanic finds a deadly snake in his toolbox.Next ShowingThursday 4 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSunday 7 November at 10:15 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Snake catcher Simon Keys and herpetologist, Siouxsie Gillett's business poses life and death situations. Every capture has its dangers, from an almost fatal mamba attack to the risks of being buried under a collapsing house with a snake.Next ShowingFriday 5 November at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSaturday 6 November at 11:00 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Mamba In My Closet!+
In this episode, Siouxsie's job is to watch Simon's back to keep him alive, but it's an emotional roller coaster for Siouxsie. They've just arrived at a suburban home, Simon spots a forest cobra in the garden, but it flees. The phone rings again and the dreaded words of the caller are clear: black mamba!Next ShowingThursday 21 October at 07:55 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingThursday 21 October at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
In this episode, Simon and Sousxie travel from one side of the city to the other responding to the cries for help as snakes wonder into the wrong places. From multi millionaires to low income rural areas, the snakes are everywhere. Simon and Siouxsie take risks everyday as they come face to face with some of the world's most dangerous snakes.Next ShowingFriday 22 October at 07:55 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingFriday 22 October at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Panic In The Streets+
In this episode, Simon and Siouxsie are woken up in the early hours of the morning with a call from a panicked community as a very large snake is slithering around their village eating their livestock. There is only one snake that is capable of taking on large mammals in this area, the Southern African Python. A big snake like that, capable of killing a small child, is considered to be a huge threat to a community.Next ShowingMonday 25 October at 07:55 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingMonday 25 October at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Snakes On A Train+
The first call comes in an hour before sunrise and it's their most unusual call-out yet: Snake on a train! Armed with grabsticks and flashlights, Simon and Siouxsie run alongside the train in the dark, jumping over trenches and signaling gear.Next ShowingTuesday 26 October at 07:55 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingTuesday 26 October at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Bed of Snakes+
In this episode, the calls are coming in thick and fast. A giant lizard enters a garden and gets into a fight with a dog. By the time Simon and Siouxise get there, the battle is lost for this monitor lizard, and it has suffered severe injuries. Simon and Siouxsie are in the business of saving the lives of animals, no exceptions.Next ShowingWednesday 27 October at 07:55 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingWednesday 27 October at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Into The Snake Pit+
In this episode, Simon and Siouxsie will be challenged in ways that will test the faith and trust they need to be a successful snake catching team. They encounter one of the most venomous snakes on earth, a very large black mamba. Capturing and bagging this deadly snake is about timing and precision.Next ShowingThursday 28 October at 07:55 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingThursday 28 October at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Spitting Mad Cobra+
After a quiet winter, snake bounty hunters, Simon and Nadine Keys are desperate for work. Its a shaky start to the snake season as Simon is attacked by a cobra and wrestles with a huge Black MambaNext ShowingSaturday 23 October at 11:45 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSaturday 23 October at 21:25 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Simon, Nadine and snake-catcher in training Mike struggle through a sea of trash to rescue a deadly Black mamba, go for a pool party with a Burmese python and saves a rare, pregnant Green mamba from laying her eggs where they are not wanted.Next ShowingSunday 24 October at 11:45 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingSunday 24 October at 21:25 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Attack of the Black Mambas+
Summer is in full swing and snake bounty hunters, Simon and Nadine Keys face the largest Black Mamba theyve ever seen. Simon gets a new tattoo but before its fully healed hes attacked by a spitting cobra. Then, Simon and Nadine both are invited by friends to witness the birth of 15 baby Green MambasNext ShowingWednesday 20 October at 07:55 CATOn National Geographic WILDNext ShowingWednesday 20 October at 12:35 CATOn National Geographic WILD
Snakes In The City: Snake Charmer+
Wild woman Siouxsie Gillet is a true snake charmer. Together with boyfriend Simon Keys, she rescues snakes from sticky situations. With an ever-growing tattoo collection, sporting her signature pink hair; it's hard not to notice that Siouxsie rocks! This program features the drama and humour of the series while highlighting some of Siouxsie's most epic captures. We'll witness one of her first calls to catch a speeding forest cobra, experience her love of pythons, and feel the tension when she bags her first Black Mamba!
It's snake season in Durban city, South Africa. Streetwise snake-catcher Simon Keys and sassy herpetologist girlfriend, Siouxsie Gillett, rush across this city every summer in response to screams of terror. From deadly black mambas in wardrobes to spitting cobras in factories, Simon and Siouxsie haven't finished a cup of coffee in days - every time they sit down to rest, another call comes in.