Taxidermy TV: Animal Planet Introduces ‘American Stuffers’

America: we’re full of “Pickers,” “Chopper’s,” “Loggers,” and now – “Suffers.” Premiering on Animal Planet on Thursday, Jan. 5 at 10/9c, “American Stuffers” follows Daniel Ross, the owner of an Arkansas-based taxidermy shop specializing in pet preservation. (Or more specifically, as detailed on the Xtreme Taxidermy website, “freeze dry preservation.” Shudder.)  Daniel and his “sassy” […]

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Man Vs. Critters: TV Swamped By Animal-Pursuit Shows

Can we please just leave these poor fish alone? Our concern for innocent fish arises on the occasion of this weekend’s premiere of “Hillbilly Handfishin’ ” – Sunday (Aug. 7) at 10/9c on Animal Planet. This unscripted series sheds light on the obscure sport of “noodling,” which has nothing at all to do with pasta. […]

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Animal Planet Hooks a Spin-Off to ‘Whale Wars’

Taking care of whales can be a pretty life-consuming task, as Capt. Ahab would gladly tell you. Which is why, as EW.com is reporting, Animal Planet is diving back into the water following the success of its series “Whale Wars.” That show chronicled the work of the marine conservation group Sea Shepherd as it battled […]

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