A pit bull is trapped at the bottom of a pumping station near a New Orleans levee. Rescuers joined by a Louisiana prison inmate out on work release are frantically seeking to pull the dog to safety. This is real-life drama and the television cameras are rolling.
People’s fascination with mermaids — hoax be damned — continues. Animal Planet’s mermaids sequel “Mermaids: The New Evidence” netted record ratings for the network. Sunday’s “Mermaids” special delivered 3.6 million viewers, making it the most-watched telecast in the channel’s 17-year history, even beating the popular Super Bowl Sunday annual event, the Puppy Bowl. The “mockumentary” […]
It’s a Super Bowl matchup for the ages: cats vs. dogs. The Puppy Bowl, a fixture on Animal Planet during the Super Bowl for nearly a decade, will have new competition next year from the Kitten Bowl, the Hallmark Channel announced this month.
The rivalry on Super Bowl Sunday is already shaping up as a battle between puppies and kittens.
Animal Planet wants to help you tap into your inner wild. That’s the network’s message as it unveils 11 new shows along with 20 returning favorites in the season ahead.
War is hell – except for reality shows. Americans may be exhausted by the real wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. But we unwind with no fewer than 17 reality shows with “wars” in their titles. They depict so-called wars waged over whiskers, parking spots and cupcakes.
It’s been almost seven months since a bomb exploded on a strip of dirt in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Leonard Anderson can only remember a reassuring voice.
There will be a winner and a loser every Super Bowl Sunday. But at the “Puppy Bowl,” it’s always a win for animal shelters.
Animal Planet has a menagerie of new shows for the season ahead that promise real-life drama, monstrous mystery, unusual human creatures and a new breed of cute.
Japanese whalers on Thursday were to ask a U.S. judge to freeze the bank accounts of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, arguing that the Washington state-based anti-whaling activist group finances terrorism.