Tag archives for Pets

It’s Midterm Madness on Vet School

First-day of school jitters are over and students at Cornell’s Vet School are getting into the groove of things, but the road to becoming a vet isn’t always easy. Whiles fourth-years continue their tough rotations, first-year students are studying hard for the biggest test of their Vet School career. Catch all the craziness on a…

Treating Large Animals on Vet School: The Big Rotation

When it comes to being vet, no amount of studying can prepare you for the actual interactions with live animals… especially when they are twice your size. This week on Vet School, we’re all about big rotations and the even bigger job that comes with it. Fourth-year student Aria has already completed 18 rotations, but…

A Dizzying Day of Cases on Vet School

It’s another crazy week at Cornell’s Vet School and students are quickly learning that stepping out of your comfort zone is daily ritual. First-year students must learn the basics of veterinarian care, including learning how to properly milk a cow! However, breaking out of your comfort zone isn’t reserved for those just beginning. In this…

Class Is In Session: Cornell Vet School Day 1

It’s day one at Cornell University’s vet school and first-year students are quickly learning that no day is the same, especially when your patients are animals. Tonight on Vet school, follow the students’ every move–from a difficult heart surgery to the basics of a cat physical. In this preview clip, Dr. Carolyn McDaniel teaches a…

Top 5 Most Heartwarming Moments From “Give Me Shelter”

From Kittenpalooza to Puppy Fashion Shows, Pet Helpers is full of activity on four all-new episodes of Give Me Shelter, premiering tonight on Nat Geo WILD at 7/6c. Have you ever been to a Kittenpalooza? Think cats, cats, and more cats. However, what happens when the event starts running out of these feline friends? The volunteers…

5 Dog Breeds and Their Original Jobs

You’ve got a pug, your neighbor’s got a rottweiler. They don’t act alike and they certainly don’t look alike. So how are these two members of the same species? Tomorrow night, National Geographic Channel premiers the new miniseries “The Wonder of Dogs,” which explores the origins of dogs, and how they were bred and evolved…

Life Below Zero Challenge #1: Can You Make Your Own Pet Food For One Month?

Last night on the season premiere of Life Below Zero: Winter’s Warning, we watched the Arctic residents ready themselves for winter before the freeze takes hold. Living in remote areas, the Alaskans rely on their surrounding natural resources. For Andy and Kate, fishing for chum salmon is the most important thing they do every year—as…

Tiny Pets, Enormous Cuteness: World’s Smallest Pets

Big and small, spiky or hairy, hoofs or paws – our pets come in all shapes and sizes. But what’s life like when your animal friend is the size of your palm? Tonight, World’s Smallest Pets takes a look at pint-sized pets and their owners who care for their not-so-tiny needs. Among the pets we…

Cesar 911 GIF Recap: Attack Dogs

Last time on Cesar 911, Cesar Millan must tackle a major problem: an NFL hopeful’s ferocious dog threatening his owner’s future on the field. The Patient: Shadow First, Cesar travels to meet community college football coach Steven, who’s concerned that his star player Steve’s giant Rottweiler Shadow is placing his future at risk. Even at 6’5”…

Cesar 911 GIF Recap: Dog Fight

This week on Cesar 911, Cesar Millan takes on dogs with serious aggression issues. When a dance studio owner blows the whistle on her business partner’s dog, it’s up to Cesar to crack a tough nut. The Patient: Nuts First, Cesar heads over to the dance studio to meet co-owner Loraine, whose business is terrorized…