Showcasing incredible spectacles of unparalleled proportions alongside individual tales and the fate of distinct characters, A YEAR IN THE WILD is a rollercoaster ride of stories, skillfully put together to paint a colourful and exciting portrait of life on our planet.
An unprecedented look at nature which follows the scavenging and decomposition process that occurs in the carcass of the largest animal on earth – the African elephant. Using a series of remote control cameras and infra-red lights, The After Life captures the feeding frenzy. Lions vie with archenemy hyenas for possession
AFTERLIFE: HIPPO is the most comprehensive illustration to date of nature's food chain in action. This programme shows the events of a fortnight as an entire ecological system including predators, scavengers, birds and insects consume the enormous carcass of an adult hippo.
Scientists go deep into the Amazon to examine the traits of insects with the use hi-tech equipment in Aliens of the Amazon
Carrying one-fifth of the world’s total river flow, home to one-third of all species in the world, and covering about 40 percent of South America, the Amazon basin is the world’s largest drainage area. Teeming with unique flora and fauna, this tropical area is home to a diverse range of human, animal and plant life. Tra…
ANIMAL COPS: HOUSTON offers a unique insight into the field of animal welfare.
ANIMAL COPS MIAMI follows the humane law investigators of the ASD in their battle against animal cruelty as they set out to rescue animals from their predicament before it is too late.
CATCH THE REAL-LIFE ADVENTURES OF ANIMAL COPS AS THEY SAVE, SERVE, AND PROTECT THE ANIMAL POPULATION IN PHOENIX, ARIZONA The city of Phoenix, Arizona has grown rapidly over the past decade to become America's fifth-largest city. As the human population continues to increase, so does the number of pets - and subsequentl…
Animals can’t speak but they can still provide vital evidence and help solve crimes. In ANIMAL WITNESS, science and law enforcement work together to bring criminals to justice. Where there are no human witnesses to a crime, pets are called upon to play a crucial role in the investigations, proving that you don’t need to…
Austin Stevens (a.k.a. "Snakemaster") is gearing up for some of his most challenging adventures to date. Follow Austin as he makes his perilous trips around the world to find and capture the world's rarest and most deadly animals.
BAD DOG! is a hilarious hour of television documenting just how far pets can push their owners and still get unconditional love.
Following the footsteps of her excitable, khaki-clad father's mission to protect wildlife, the new season of BINDI THE JUNGLE GIRL swings into Animal Planet. Join Bindi and her band of eco-friendly Wildlife Warriors, The Crocmen as they hop around kangaroos, lie low with alligators, run amok with big cats, swim alongsid…
Produced and directed by award-winning wildlife filmmaker Tim Liversedge, BOTSWANA'S WILD KINGDOM captures rare, fascinating animal behaviour set against the panoramic backdrop of Botswana's natural habitats.
Love them or hate them, insects are an inescapable fact of life, whether you live in the sunny tropics or the freezing tundra. Insect expert Ruud Kleinpaste helps you discover the good, bad, fascinating and ugly facts about these six-legged creatures that we share our world with. BUGGIN’ WITH RUDD premieres every Thursd…
A giant, tree-living lizard that until recently was believed extinct, the Butaan has never been filmed in the wild. Using camera trap techniques, specialized tree mounts, remote cameras and advanced GPS tracking techniques, Animal Planet uncovers the life and natural history of the lost dragon.
The most extensive - and most endearing - cat encyclopedia on television is back for a fourth season!
This month, find out more about these time-preserved amphibians on Animal Planet's programming special CROCS UNCOVERED.
Once ruled by Buddhist and Hindu kings, the ancient temple city of Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka, is now home to myriad monkey gangs that fight for supremacy. DARK DAYS IN MONKEY CITY blends live-action with graphic novel-style animation and delves into the kingdom of the toque macaques of "Monkey City."
Heroes. Healers. Friends. Confidantes. Animal Planet celebrates the bond between Man and his much-touted "best friend" on DOGS 101.
Using a mix of animal experts, pop-culture footage and stylized dog photography, DOGS 101 is an unprecedented look at man's best friend.
The most comprehensive and endearing dog encyclopedia on television is back for a fourth series.
You are about to witness history as an age old feud is brought to a dramatic close. At the heart of the dispute, a single question dividing countries, even families. For millennia, the debate has been fueled by blind devotion - which is better dogs or cats? Get ready for one of the most anticipated fights in histo…
This is what happens when some animals have too much of a good thing. Indulged by loving but misguided owners, many pets suffer from obesity problems. They need to go on a diet to counter problems such as heart disease, diabetes and cancer. But like humans, change is difficult. How will these spoilt pets cope with chang…
DRUG KINGPIN HIPPOS explores cocaine king Pablo Escobar's decades-long stronghold on Colombia and the lasting threat his hippos continue to pose to the country today.
See how a special bond is formed between a young boy and one of the world’s rarest, shyest creatures – the dugong. Follow their growing friendship from meeting to parting, and discover the secret life of the enigmatic dugong and his friend Din. Uncover the incredible natural diversity of their home - a remote island sur…
A show that reveals the downside of exotic excursions and introduces the more infectious side of international travel. First-hand accounts, macro-photography, internal body graphics and close-up dramatic reconstructions brings to life the horrific experiences of some seriously unfortunate travellers. Uncovering the wrigg
Animal Planet' programming special ELEPHANTS UNCOVERED takes you into the world of the elephant to witness their social behaviour, their significance to society, how they live, and the threats they face including habitat destruction and poaching.
Animal Planet's EUROPE UNCOVERED sheds light on some of Europe's creatures that thrive beyond the fences of an average zoo.
EXTINCTIONS uses state-of-the-art techniques to show the dramatic last days of the Asian elephant, polar bear and orangutan and the loss of the big cats: the jaguar, cheetah and tiger.
On a remote fjord in Spitzberg (Arctic Norway), filmmaker Jerome Bouvier spent one year following the incredible destiny of a polar bear family in a rapidly changing environment. The result is a universal and dramatic tale of survival.
From small towns in the South to remote areas of the Pacific Northwest and Alaska, four eccentric but passionate members of the Bigfoot Field Research Organization (BFRO) embark on one single-minded mission - to find the elusive "creature" known as Bigfoot or the Sasquatch. Comprised of a former roadie (Bobo), a high sc
The investigative team from the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization continues their pursuit of Sasquatches in North America’s most notorious Bigfoot hot spots.
The ocean has its stars: dolphins, sharks, Manta rays, whales; and then there are the others, the humble and the discreet, which can only get the limelight thanks to a Disney movie.
Animal Planet's new series FOOLED BY NATURE brings you some of the most extraordinary stories from the wild, and out of five fascinating specimens showcased in each episode, one is absolutely fake!
GOING APE is the story of 50 chimpanzees, 26 gorillas, seven baboons and four mandrills who have been orphaned by the bush meat trade in the West African country of Cameroon.
Animal Planet's THE GREAT RIFT takes you on a breathtaking journey to explore its incredible array of wildlife and the people who inhabit one of the world's most diverse landscapes.
Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who is the best groomer of them all? The canine and human judges will decide. Pitting talent, wit and patience in tests ranging from basic clipping skills to operating a mobile grooming business, the groomers clean up dirty dogs, test dog food, design doggie fashionwear, learn canine first a…
Hosted by Emmy award winner, Jai Rodriguez, GROOMER HAS IT sniffs out 12 of America's most passionate and skilled dog groomers to compete against each other in a test of desire, creativity and affinity for animals.
Experience real-life human and animal drama when Earthly beings meet the supernatural on THE HAUNTED.
Animals are commonly thought to be more sensitive to the spirit world than humans are. This chilling series delves into the frightening true stories of animal hauntings.
The fear of being attacked and eaten alive by a wild animal is a primeval, deeply rooted, universal dread. Tune into Animal Planet's new series HUMAN PREY, and hear the harrowing stories of individuals who have been viciously attacked by wild animals and lived to tell the tale.
From a wild elephant attack in China to bull shark assault in the Bahamas, it is 'Holiday from Hell' meets 'Animals Gone Wild' on Animal Planet's I'M ALIVE.
Over 100,000 people are killed each year by wild animals, but equally as astounding is the fact that hundreds of people beat the odds and survive the most brutal of maulings, most poisonous bites and deadly stings. The question is - why do some people live and others die? Why do some people overcome and others succumb?
Featuring a special line-up of four programmes, INDONESIA UNDISCOVERED goes on a journey through the Indonesian archipelago - from the heart of the rainforest to the tops of the volcanoes, from a primate power struggle to the plight of the great Mola-Mola.
Animal Planet goes INTO THE LION'S DEN with Dave as he spends three months deep within the no-go zone of a pride of wild lions in South Africa - armed with only a stick and a miniature camera.
INTO THE PRIDE takes Dave Salmoni deep into the Namibian bush where he spends six months - ALONE - among a pride of lions.
AND THEY'RE OFF! ANIMAL PLANET'S NEW HORSE RACING DOCU-DRAMA JOCKEYS EXPOSES THE MOST DANGEROUS TWO MINUTES IN SPORTS Get ready for the ride of your life. Nearly 10 times a day during the famous 30-day Oak Tree Meet at the Santa Anita Race Track, the world's most skilled JOCKEYS and the boldest thoroughbreds line up at…
Animal Planet finds out what it takes to battle KILLER ALIENS in a one-hour special.
In a world where global travel is the norm, the Earth's most devastating diseases are never more than a plane ride away. Killer pathogens constantly are evolving, increasing in strength and numbers.
THE LIONESS & THE LEOPARD witnesses the unprecedented story of two wild queens of the savannah and their most uncommon friendship.
Journey into the heart of the Luangwa Valley in Africa and follow the struggles of a pride of lions threatened by a river infested with crocodiles that have taken every litter of cubs - and a rival male, bent on taking over the pride.
This first-person, immersive series blurs the line between fact and fiction as it explores deadly encounters with the mysterious creatures that science refuses to recognize, and reveals facts about real-life insects and animals that have otherworldly biological and behavioral attributes.
LUKE GAMBLE’S VET ADVENTURES take viewers on a voyage across the world as the English vet ventures to places where animal welfare is low on the agenda and vets are often non-existent.
South Florida is under siege from a new invasive species: African Rock Pythons. Currently confined to an area west of Miami, if these predators make it to the everglades and interbreed with another invasive behemoth - Burmese Pythons - it could give birth to a terrifying hybrid man-eating super snake.
A prequel to Animal Planet's hit series, MEERKAT MANOR: THE STORY BEGINS tells of the real-life adventures of a unique family of meerkats known as the Whiskers and their most beloved member, Flower. Follow the saga in the latest season of MEERKAT MANOR: THE STORY BEGINS and witness the bitter rivalry between the two pow…
MICHAEL JACKSON AND BUBBLES - THE UNTOLD STORY chronicles the unseen footage and untold stories of Michael Jackson and Bubbles, revealed through those who witnessed their friendship throughout the years.
Each day bugs battle it out in nature and Monster Bug Wars! will show you these battles up close and personal. Discover the Preying Mantis, Redback Spider, Giant Centipede, King Cricket, and more - as they battle each other for a fight to the death!
MONSTERS INSIDE ME reveals the drama and stories of people whose lives were forever altered by an encounter with a parasite.
MONSTERS INSIDE ME reveals the drama and stories of people whose lives were forever altered by an encounter with a parasite.
In this unique one-hour feature, witness what happens when these usually mild creatures are provoked or feel threatened on MOOSE ATTACK!.
Explore the fun and crazy lifestyle of Alabama mud bogging through the trials and tribulations of two redneck couples that are learning the hard way what it takes to turn a profit in this unpredictable business.
A globe-trotting adventure that packs wild, wonderful, and heartwarming encounters with the cat-world into a journey to the center of the feline universe.
Why is our planet filled with such a bewildering diversity of mammals, reptiles, fish, birds, insects and plants? We reveal why nature allows strange and eccentric animals and their patterns of behavior to flourish through the miracle of natural selection. Each episode focuses on key animals in six very special regions o
He's seen everything from spastic cats that break up relationships to violent felines that put their owners in the hospital. In Animal Planet's newest series MY CAT FROM HELL, Cat behaviourist Jackson Galaxy tackles the most catastrophic cat cases he's ever encountered.
Three peope face their most terrifying animal fears during five days of intense exposure therapy at the hands of clinicial psychologist and phobia expert Dr Robin Zasio.
The four-part series explores how these killers strike, what they can do to human prey and why they are called NATURE’S DEADLIEST.
Animal Planet brings viewers closer to the natural world with NIGEL SPECIALS, a selection of four wildlife programmes in which Nigel encounters some of the world's most interesting and sometimes misunderstood creatures.
Animal Planet's new series NIGHT, is a shocking and sometimes terrifying journey into the depths of night's darkness - and an up-close look at the creatures that lurk there.
Whether it’s Louisiana, United States’ snapping turtle (whose jaws can easily crush a person’s hand), the tree-climbing Santa Catalina rattlesnake of Baja, Mexico, or the Splendid leaf frog of the Costa Rican rainforest (so rare that it only comes out once a year), there is only one man with the expertise, instincts and…
Whether it's rescuing distressed boaters, wrangling defiant alligators or even hunting down night-time poachers, it's never a typical day for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) officers in Animal Planet's new series, OPERATION WILD.
Animal Planet takes viewers on an epic journey across the Australian Outback into the world of Australia's cattle workers in OUTBACK COWBOYS - THE GREAT AUSTRALIAN CATTLE DRIVE.
Animal Planet takes you on THE PATH OF THE CONDOR to gain insight into the life of this majestic bird and understand the secrets of its flight.
The pet world is not just about cats and dogs. Millions of homes welcome a menagerie of furry, feathery, scaly critters in as pets.
The makers of The Blue Planet present the epic story of life on Earth. Five years in production, over 2000 days in the field, using 40 cameramen filming across 200 locations, this is the ultimate portrait of our planet.
A love-bite from a stingray or feeding a hummingbird by hand – hosts Michaela Strachan and Chris Packham find out just how hard, or easy, it is to have an intimate wildlife experience as an average tourist in the Animal Planet premiere series POSTCARDS FROM THE WILD. Premieres every Saturday at 21:00 (Taipei/Manila time…
From underrated predators to those top of the food chain, PREDATION! turns the spotlight on deadly predators who are out there prowling on a daily basis.
Featuring a line-up of teeth-gnashing programmes such as Swamp Cats, Killer Ants, Fur Seals: The Dark Side and Africa's Super Seven, PREDATORS UNCOVERED offers a close-up, fast paced look at the brutal raw nature of the animal kingdom.
Delve into the world of our closest animal relatives with a compelling line-up of programmes in Primates Uncovered.
Animal Planet's RAPTORS UNCOVERED swoops in with a special line-up featuring premiere programmes SEA EAGLES: BIRD WITH THE GOLDEN EYE, INCREDIBLE JOURNEYS WITH STEVE LEONARD: OSPREY ODYSSEY, EAGLE ISLAND and CORWIN'S QUEST: FALCON'S SWOOP.
Jeremy Wade has to survive alongside some of the world’s best fishermen, using spears, bows and arrows and even spiders webs to catch his prey.
Animal Planet takes a look at this RIVER WITHOUT FRONTIERS, which is a stepping stone for east-west migrations of many land animals and a stop-over for numerous birds on their annual migrations from northern Europe to Africa and back.
Actress Natalie Portman of Star Wars fame journeys deep into Rwanda's rainforest, searching for the rare mountain gorilla. Their survival depends on a committed conservation effort.
From the deep blue waters of Hawaii, United States, to the teeming coastline of Jervis Bay, Australia, Ian Gordon dives into dangerous waters for an aquatic adventure unlike any other. SHARK GORDON air Mondays from 21:30 to 22:00 (Taipei/Manila Time) and encore the following day at 03:30 and 14:00.
Spanning from the Antarctic to the Equator, South America is a land of great extremes and until very recently, largely impenetrable. Animal Planet's 5-part special SOUTH AMERICA UNCOVERED traverses this vast continent to uncover the exciting and unique biodiversity that inhabits its dramatic landscapes.
STRANGER AMONG BEARS reveals the isolated life of retired Anchorage science teacher and Bear Whisperer Charlie Vandergaw, who has received national attention for his unique but controversial relationship with Alaska's black grizzly bears.
Too lazy to get off the couch for the pizza delivery guy? Too busy to take out the trash? Need some help finding the TV remote? Don't worry, your pet's got you covered!
Meet Robbie and Stephen Keszey, an unlikely pair of brothers who run one of the most unique family businesses in the country - working with wild and dangerous animals deep in the swamps of Florida.
From the rooftops of Jersey City to the streets of Brooklyn, TAKING ON TYSON profiles the enigmatic Mike Tyson as the boxing legend reconnects with his roots and returns to his childhood neighborhood to the pigeons that have provided him with tranquility and escape throughout his tumultuous life.
TANKED! brings the secrets of the underwater world to the surface with a comedic twist leaving viewers amazed and enthralled with each project from conception to final reveal.
When a tragic turn of events leaves an adorable baby rhino, a tiny warthog and a hyper hyena orphaned, native Zimbabwean Judy Travers takes on the mammoth task of raising all three - in her home.
TOAD’S LIFE takes viewers to Taegu city in South Korea, home to the largest downtown breeding ground for toads. Examining the delicate lives of these toads, the documentary looks at how we can protect nature and save these creatures from the brink of extinction.
The Wonderteam takes their dramatic canine rescues to a new level. Desperate and abandoned dogs who are running out of time get one last chance to find a home with a loving family.
Animal Planet's THE UPRISING explores the possibility of an animal uprising with dramatic reenactments, first hand accounts, and commentary by animal experts.
Animal Planet's VENOM IN VEGAS follows Donald's dice with death - starting with 50 snakes, with five new snakes added daily until the total count reaches 100.
With a line-up of four special programmes, VENOM UNCOVERED takes a look at the intriguing ways animals use venom, and how dedicated individuals are risking their lives to research and understand the unknown properties of animal venom.
Discover the interconnectivity between prey and predator, host and parasite, and other seemingly unrelated species in this fascinating showcase that illustrates the often incredible relationships between species that compose the drama of life on Earth.
Captain Paul Watson and the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society return for a new adrenaline-fueled season of WHALE WARS, waging a life-and-death battle to find and stop Japanese ships from hunting whales in the name of research.
Scott Lope is one of America’s premier exotic animal repossessors. He puts his life on the line to rescue extraordinary and endangered creatures from unfit owners, illegal trade and harmful environments.
WILD RECON is a new 10-part series featuring Donald Schultz - world adventurer, animal expert and adrenaline junkie who is willing to do a job no one else dares.
Animal Planet takes viewers on an exotic journey through India, from the epic Himalayan Mountains, down the mighty River Ganges, and across to the lost world of the North East, to explore its iconic wildlife, secret locations and grand terrains.
We were always told that male animals are the strongest, most seductive and protective, and most handsome in nature... in short, they rule. But not on WILDWIVES OF SAVANNAH LANE.
In conjunction with International Women’s Day on March 8, Animal Planet celebrates women of the world with WOMEN IN THE WILD. This special programming event showcases the spirit, dedication, and amazing achievements of some women – including Natalie Portman, Lyndal Davies and Charlotte Uhlenbroek – who have dedicated th…
Animal trainer and animal behaviour authority Dave Salmoni takes us to the last places on earth where people and animals are still locked in mortal conflict.