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The biggest animal kingdom battle is back tonight and we’re facing off the top three craziest videos.  Now, it’s time for you to weigh in and tell us who YOU PICK as your favorite.  From some balancing goats, to giraffe that fights back and a sure-footed dog.  Let us know below and tune in tonight at 9/8c…

June 25th is National Catfish Day so we’re shining the spotlight on one of the most impressive creatures of the monster fish family. With its diverse make-up ranging from the walking catfish to the massive Mekong, the catfish class is full of unexpected surprises. There’s something in the water, and it’s a force to be reckoned with.…

The most insane animal moments in the world are back and we are facing the best of the best off in a top three challenge.  Now, it’s time for you to weigh in and tell us who YOU PICK as your favorite.  From a snow-loving crow, to some daredevil ducks crossing a busy highway and monkey unwilling to…

Every week, we’re putting the best of the best animal videos against each other in an all out battle.  Now, it’s time for you to weigh in and tell us who YOU PICK as your favorite.  From a snatch-and-grab primate to deer and dog chase to a beer loving crab. Can you guess which of these…

The battle of the animal titans is back and this week we’re putting our top three video up against each other in an all-out challenge.  Now, it’s time for you to weigh in and tell us who YOU PICK as your favorite.  From some balancing goats, to giraffe that fights back and a sure-footed dog.  Can…

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…

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…

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…

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.…

This week on Building Wild, the Cabin Kings were faced with one their toughest builds yet on top of a remote mountain with a million dollar view.  Managing steep terrain and a site that includes straddling a ravine, there is no question that they are looking at a challenge. Owners Jamie and April Meracle have…

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…

Tired of not having enough control over your cable? Have you ever wanted to choose the programming you watch on TV? Well, now you can! Nat Geo WILD is letting you pick your entire evening of Wednesday night prime-time programming for the month of February—because let’s face it—we could all use a Wednesday-night pick-me-up! So cast your…

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…

Dr. Oakley and the Wild Life Preserve team try to corral four lynx kittens for their first vaccinations on this week’s episode of Yukon Vet. Dr. Oakley’s love for animals and desire to keep them healthy extends not just to the animals in our homes, but to the animals that need extra care in the…

For wildlife filmmakers, the only way to safely explore the startling powers of the African lion has been at the end of a mighty long lens — until now. Man v. Lion follows veteran big cat expert Boone Smith across the Nambiti Game Reserve, tracking three male lions searching for their next meal. We follow along…

Dr. Oakley’s job often takes her into wild, dangerous places, and requires her to perform hair-raising tasks. Some of these tasks require having a keen shot with a dart gun and the sharp mind of a pharmacist working on the fly. Many of the animals that Dr. Oakley treats are wild and very large, which…

This week on Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet: When Coyotes Attack, wildlife becomes a challenge for several pet owners, including Dr. Oakley’s family. Living in the Yukon means finding ways to live with wild animals, even the predators that are in your own backyard. This isn’t just a challenge for those who live in remote areas,…

This week on Yukon Vet, Dr. Oakley travels over 3,000 miles outside her normal stomping grounds to Val-d’Or, a far-flung corner of Quebec where she helps to save a herd of boreal caribou that is in danger of dying out. Dr. Oakley has a great deal of experience catching wild caribou. So Guylaine Seguin, a…

On this week’s episode of Dr. K, a few of the animal clients are a little more wild than usual. A red-shouldered hawk is brought in by a local raptor rehabilitator, a brown pelican is treated for frostbite and a blue jay is treated for injuries from a cat. While these animals are not pets,…

Getting Caught Up With Dr. K

The Broward Avian & Exotic Animal Hospital has been teeming with cute, wild and sometimes unusual creatures this season on Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER. Prepared to talk all things small and scaly, Dr. K herself logged onto Facebook to answer some viewer’s most need-to-know questions. Q: What is the most interesting animal you have had to…

On Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet viewers get to experience what it means to be the only all-species vet for hundreds of square miles in the Yukon Territory of Northern Canada. Michelle Oakley is a little different than your average city veterinarian. Like all vets, she is dedicated to the health and care of all animals…

On this week’s episode of Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER: Pot-Bellied Pig Out, Dr. Kelleher has two appointments to spay pot-bellied pigs. Dr. K notes that, “The reason for spaying pot-bellied pigs is to adjust behavior problems and to prevent uterine disease later in life.” Preventative medicine is an important component of our pets’ health.…

Running a veterinary hospital is no easy task. Veterinarians and their staff are required to understand and meet the medical needs of a variety of species. This is hard enough with domestic animals, but what if your practice that treats nothing but exotic animals? That’s when things get a little wild! On Dr. K’s Exotic…

The Pond Stars have had a busy season, and tonight their skills are challenged by wolves. If the team can build a pond that withstands a pack of water-loving wolves at the Lincoln Park Zoo, then surely they can build just about anywhere. Wondering if you should have a water feature at your home? Greg…