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Six ordinary school kids have been chosen from a thousand applicants to find out if they've got what it takes to be a vet. Wannabe surgeon Sam is due to operate on Stella the dog.

Six ordinary school kids have been chosen from a thousand applicants to find out if they've got what it takes to be a vet. They all want to help injured animals and poorly pets. But will they impress their mentor - top vet Paul Manktelow? And who'll stand out in the competition to be named head vet?

The junior vets have got one day's experience under their belts. Wannabe surgeon Sam is due to operate on Stella the dog after she was injured in a car crash. But is he really ready to take part in urgent surgery? Also, the junior vets join the emergency response team at the races and help heal hurt hooves down on the vet school farm.

First shown: 5.45pm 28 Jan 2013
Available for 16 days Duration 30 mins

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