Lucy-Jo Hudson returns later in the series as vet Danny Trevanion’s daughter Rosie
Hayley Mills is back as Danny’s ex mother-in-law and Dup’s wife Caroline
Robert Lyndhurst turns up as Ed Lynch, a vet who provides work for the team after they’ve lost Leopard’s Den
And who’s this? A pregnant Alice (Dawn Steele) is back with Danny
Deon Stewardson is Danny’s right-hand man Dup, but how will he take to his new employer?
Of course, the main stars are the animals, like the rampaging elephant in the first episode
Will the team ever get Leopard’s Den back? Or are they doomed to watch as the mining company destroys their dream? Watch Wild at Heart on ITV1 from Sunday, January 8