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The beastly battle is back this week and we’re putting our top three animal videos in a head to head challenge. Now, it’s time for you to weigh in and tell us who YOU PICK as your favorite.  From a runaway horse hitting the open road, to a carnivorous fish in the Amazon to a backpack…

Nat Geo WILD is gearing up for a weekend of all bark, no bite TV featuring some of the smartest, most unique and cutest canines in the world. There will be surfing dogs, service dogs, games to find out if your dog is a genius, Cesar Millan marathons and much more. Calling all dog lovers!…

Karissa Hadden is the host of the new Nat Geo WILD series, Animal Storm Squad. The show follows a team of dedicated meteorologists, storm chasers and animal experts who rescue trapped and injured pets. Led by Karissa, a vet tech with a heart of gold, this series takes an inside look at the heroes who…

A lot of people have a dog in the game over at wildbarkfest.com.  Animal lovers from all across the internet have been posting pictures of their cute canine companions using #BarkFest, but nothing beats seeing that furry face when you come home at the end of the day. Check out these 11 dogs that are really happy…

Each week, we’re putting three of our most amazing animal videos in a battle of the best.  Now, it’s time for you to weigh in and tell us who YOU PICK as your favorite.  From a big mouth fish with an even bigger appetite, to a mother goose protecting her precious babies and an army of frogs getting…

Need a Mother’s Day gift? Nat Geo WILD has you covered. We are bringing back our popular Safari Live event. A special Mother’s Day weekend treat the whole family can share and enjoy, Safari Live premieres Saturday, May 9, and Sunday, May 10, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. ET on Nat Geo WILD and…

Things are heating up this week over at wildbarkfest.com. When the weather’s warm and that lawn looks so inviting, these cute canines just want to let it all hang out. Nothing makes these guys happier than soaking up the sun during a little outdoor playtime. Check out these 15 dogs living life by one motto…

Each week, we’re putting three of our best animal videos head to head to see who comes out on top.  Now, it’s time for you to weigh in and tell us who YOU PICK as your favorite.  From a dog that comes up a little short on the jump, to a shark that’s spitting out a…

Is your dog ready for its close-up? To celebrate Nat Geo WILD’s inaugural BarkFest–a special weekend of dog programming featuring some of the smartest, most unique, and cutest canines in the world–we want our fans to get in on the fun. We want to feature your pet on television during BarkFest! To submit your pup,…

Today is International Guide Dog Day, so let’s honor and celebrate these incredibly hard working service dogs because of their long-standing dedication.  There are several different organizations that train dogs to assist the visually impaired.  Seeing-eye dogs have been in existence since the time of World War I, when people took notice of how good they were…

On tonight’s episode of Animals Gone Wild, the only way to survive in a world of kill or be killed – is to fight back!  First up, two giraffes shed their docile reputation in a fight for dominance. But beware – underneath their seemingly gentle exterior lives the heart and ferocity of a lion. In…

Last week on Aloha Vet, Dr. Scott Sims had a full workload, tending to a multitude of animals needing care. From trimming hooves, fixing broken wings, and stitching up paws, Scott is used to a busy schedule. However, even with his expertise, it’s hard to not feel the pressure when confronted with emergency visits from distressed…

Tonight, on the season premiere of Animals Gone Wild, a group of people are starting their vacation at Kruger National Park, South Africa.  A place where over one million tourists flock to each year.  They’re here to see some of the world’s most amazing species on their home turf, including the African elephant.  But what happens…

BLOG UPDATE: Happy April Fools’ Day! You just fell for the purrrfect joke. Lions belong in the wild, not in an Uber! While we may not be delivering on-demand lion cubs today, we are supporting National Geographic’s Big Cats Initiative to help protect lions, tigers, and other endangered big cats. With your help, we can make…

The Thomas Family As animal lovers, George and Marri Thomas have always had a home full of pets. After enduring about six months without a canine companion, Marri decided it was time for another dog. However, not long after Tasi’s adoption their black German Shepherd named Tasi, she turned from loving companion to over-protective tyrant. Learn more…

This week on Aloha Vet, Dr. Scott Sims is busy as ever helping his regular clients and finding time to fly over to nearby islands and take care of the many animals in need. Some highlights? A horse with a cracked tooth that has to be extracted, a blind pig who might get the chance to…

Tonight on Cesar 911 two new cases test Cesar Milan’s instincts on rehabilitating dogs and training people. The Jackson Family  First, meet Karen and her dog named Toby. Toby was originally adopted to act as a stress-therapy dog for Karen’s son Tristan. However, Toby’s been casing an incredible amount of trouble in neighborhood, acting out by…

As a Senior Zookeeper working with dangerous animals for nearly a decade, me and my fellow keepers have had our fair share of close calls while working. In this video that has recently been gaining attention around the interwebs, we see an inquisitive lioness open a family’s car door while on safari in South Africa.…

Our favorite pesky friends will have their time to shine as Destination WILD celebrates our backyard bandits with a one-night event this Sunday, with the three premieres of Super Squirrel, Raccoon: Backyard Bandit, and The Secret Life of Mr. Fox. We’ve see them at the park, down alleyways, and in our own backyards. Often overlooked, foxes, raccoons and squirrels aren’t considered rare…

Tonight, on Cesar 911 Cesar Millan is back in his element, rehabilitating a whole new cast of dogs and training their owners.  Emotions are higher than ever this seasons as some of these cases reach their breaking point. Cesar, summoned by a whistle-blower in the community, must come to the aid of these dog owners. If they can’t…

Its been over a month since I left the Djuma & Arathusa Game Reserves in Sabi Sands, South Africa. Wild Safari LIVE was an incredible experience for me and reflecting on it over the past month has allowed me to understand how many different people we connected with. All backgrounds, in all different stages of life…

Get ready to see Dr. Pol like you’ve never seen him before—as the host of his very own backyard variety show! Join Dr. Pol in his first-ever hosted web series as he gives updates on the night’s cases, introduces his own family pets, takes fan questions, and invites special guests to sit down for a…

A young man from the Netherlands falls in love and moves to the United States — the country of opportunity. He lives the American dream by raising a family and starting his own veterinary business in central Michigan, which over the years has become a thriving practice. Little did he know that, at the age…

Wild animals that are in captivity can have many of the same dental conditions as people. On this week’s episode of Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet: Moose on the Loose, Dr. Oakley finds herself with her hands in a few animals’ mouths. Animals can have orthodontic abnormalities, fractured teeth, and even painful cavities just like us.…

There is no such thing as a normal day for Dr. Oakley and this week’s episode, Bull Steam Ahead proves it. It’s the end of the summer in the Yukon and time for many animals to go into rut. For the most part, the process takes care of itself in the wild–but a few of…