Animal Encounters II

Animal Encounters II

2 Seasons

Join Gabi, Kezia and Cassila in this 20-part series, as they experience God’s creation first-hand and meet people who help rescue, nurture and preserve animals. Hear the stories of animals that have been orphaned through hunting, injured in the wild, abandoned as pets, or threatened by environmental decline.

Animal Encounters II
  • The Reunion

    Episode 1

    Gabi and Cassila arrive in Costa Rica for another adventure together. While waiting for Kezia, they receive some bad news.

  • The Volcano

    Episode 2

    The girls press on to their first adventure: the crater of Costa Rica's largest and most active volcano.

  • Waterfalls

    Episode 3

    Our three adventurers experience happy and sad childhood memories as they explore the mouth of a roaring waterfall.

  • Butterflies

    Episode 4

    Gabi, Cassila and Caro get unbelievably close to wizzing hummingbirds and breathtaking butterflies.

  • Toucans

    Episode 5

    Cassila checks a major goal off her bucket list, as the girls enter the quirky and messy world of toucans.

  • Frogs

    Episode 6

    Fear can make us more willing to harm animals. Will one of our three adventurers be able to overcome her fear of poisonous frogs?

  • ZooAve

    Episode 7

    Most of the creatures at the ZooAve animal rescue are closed to visitors. But Gabi, Cassila and Caro go behind the scenes to learn about their stories.

  • One Toucan’s Legacy

    Episode 8

    The girls discover how a bird named Grecia changed the way animals are treated in Costa Rica for the better.

  • The Land of Strays

    Episode 9

    Our three adventurers explore how an animal shelter housing hundreds of abandoned stray dogs is a little bit like heaven.

  • The Great Walk

    Episode 10

    Gabi, Cassila and Caro lead hundreds of stray dogs on an epic walk through Costa Rica’s forest and countryside.

  • Pura Vida

    Episode 11

    The girls learn how a mother and daughter searching for a better life founded an effort responsible for helping a highly endangered monkey species.

  • Kids Saving the Rainforest

    Episode 12

    Gabi, Cassila and Caro’s hearts overflow during a rare encounter with a tiny baby three-toed sloth.

  • Hike Through the Clouds

    Episode 13

    Our three adventurers look at life from a different perspective while taking a unique hike 50 meters above the ground.

  • High Flying

    Episode 14

    The adrenaline rush hits Gabi hard as the girls zoom through the trees on a ziplining tour.

  • Macaw Sanctuary

    Episode 15

    Our three adventurers are in for a shock as they visit a macaw sanctuary with some very strict rules, and learn about how to love wild animals in the best way possible.

  • Dream Come True

    Episode 16

    Cassila has been waiting since she was a little girl to meet her favorite animal up close: one of Costa Rica’s most endangered birds.

  • Monkey Heartbreak

    Episode 17

    Gabi, Cassila and Caro visit an animal rescuer named Mike, listening to the stories of abused monkeys, too damaged to return to their natural habitat.

  • Hope
    Episode 18


    Episode 18

    The girls spend more time with Mike, and get a lesson in hope from an orphaned sloth and an injured hawk.

  • Underwater

    Episode 19

    Our three adventurers discover a whole new world under the ocean’s surface, and investigate what is causing coral all over the world to lose its color.

  • Saying Goodbye

    Episode 20

    As their adventure in Costa Rica comes to an end, Gabi, Cassila and Caro reflect on what can be done to preserve nature, and decide what to do next.