A dangerous midnight ends with Tia chasing down a dog's mysterious origins. Then, a cat threatens to derail a Villalobos veteran's chance at a forever home. And a favorite parolee puts his neck on the line when he recommends a friend for a job.
A former volunteer returns to adopt a dog she fell in love with, but her Boxer threatens to derail the adoption. And, only days after being released from prison, a parolee is on the wrong path, putting his freedom at risk.
Tia races to save a dog left tied up in the sweltering summer heat. Matt returns home to rescue a pit bull on death row. And, Tania and Perry decide they are ready to open their hearts and home to a new dog.
Tia and Matt find themselves in a heartbreaking situation when called upon to rescue some dogs from the home of their recently deceased owner. Then, a potential adopter comes looking for a dog that will thrive in an unusual living situation: a B&B.
Tania spearheads an effort to find forever homes for their favorite dogs. Meanwhile, Earl rallies the parolees' festive spirits and enlists their help to decorate the Tahyo Tavern and prepare a very special Christmas feast for the Villalobos family.
Tia sends Mariah to California to rescue a former member of the VRC family. A puppy's chance at a forever home is jeopardized by her behavior and Tia jumps into action after receiving an emergency call about an abandoned pit bull.
A veteran makes a heart-breaking plea for help being reunited with his dogs. A shelter overwhelmed by dogs rescued from shocking conditions seeks Tia's assistance. And a former volunteer returns to VRC in search of a new family member.
After spending over 10 years in VRC's kennels, a Hurricane Katrina survivor has a shot at a forever home. And, Louise and Matt search for a loose pit bull on the streets and end up finding more than they bargained for.
After her beloved dog passes away, an adopter comes to VRC hoping to fill the void in her heart. Louise and Matt rescue a dog that was hit by a car. And Tia's appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart is threatened when her dog gets sick.
After risking life and limb to rescue a scared pit bull, Tia finds herself battling with a local shelter over the dog’s fate. And, after a long recovery, a dog that was rescued from the brink of death finally has a shot at a forever home in Boston.
A new season brings new challenges as Villalobos Rescue Center expands beyond New Orleans and into the surrounding swamps, opening a satellite shelter in nearby Assumption Parish.
A challenge comes in the form of a stray dog stuck in the swamp, Tia takes in two sickly puppies from an overwhelmed owner, and one of Villalobos' favorite residents finally finds a chance at a forever home.
Sui, ready for more responsibility, tests himself by taking the lead in a rescue, an adopter looks for a dog that will feel at home around her many chickens, and Tia rescues a pit bull with scars that reveal a painful past.
A New Hampshire family travels south to find a new family companion, a call about an aggressive dog leads to a heartbreaking discovery, and Earl visits a spine specialist to try to put an end to years of pain.
When Tania and Matt try to rescue a frightened stray, Matt gets the scare of a lifetime and Tania takes over. A new recruit working in the swamps quickly learns the heartbreak that comes with a life in dog rescue.
Tia rescues a dog tied up in an abandoned house, but getting him out proves a challenge. And Tania pulls out all the stops to get an unusual resident a home, but a health scare puts the adoption at risk.
This hilarious, heart-warming look at everything puppy is the cure to the holiday blues.
Terry Crews counts down the funniest animal commercials in the world.
Dr. Dee: Alaska Vet follows veterinarian Dee Thornell as she treats everything from sled dogs to reindeer. Dr. Dee and her staff handle extreme cases and unique clients in the Alaskan frontier.
There's no such thing as "a regular day" at Denver's Planned Pethood Plus veterinary clinic. For 80,000-plus clients and their pets, the clinic and its maverick vet Dr. Jeff Young represent one last hope, and possibly the difference, between life and death.
Following the antics of two brothers-in-law as they run the largest aquarium manufacturing company in the nation. Tanked dunks viewers into the high-decibel, family-owned business of Acrylic Tank Manufacturing (ATM) in Las Vegas.
Witness the miracle of cute, from a kitten's first tentative steps, to a puppy's first call to the wild. The first few months of their lives are an adorable adventure. These furry friends are simply too loveable, too curious, too cute!
It's the annual fur-tastic battle on the grand gridiron of Puppy Bowl Stadium. Celebrating all that is right with the world, Puppy Bowl is a competition of cute and a dedication to dogged determination.
The Secret Life of Pets takes a close look at the inner lives of our pets. Using innovative technology, including hidden, night vision, and collar cameras, we'll delve deep into the world as only our pets can see it, and try to understand how they work.
We follow three vets and their families as they begin new lives and careers in Houston. It's a big move to a big sate, but they dream big, and they're determined to make this work -- for their families, and for the animals of Houston.
Armed with more than 15 years of experience, a proven training program and his signature guitar case filled with cat toys, Jackson Galaxy is on a mission to help cat owners find the source of conflict with their furry friends.
Animal Planet, Ace Hardware and Delta Faucets have teamed up to give one lucky shelter a $180,000 renovation. After an extensive online vote, the final winner is Bandit's Adoption and Rescue of K-9's (aka BARK) from Ashland, VA.
Life at Vet U explores the lives of six fourth-year veterinary students at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine as they enter a critical turning point in their lives - the final few months of vet school.
The most comprehensive dog encyclopedia on television is back with all your favorite breeds and a bunch of new tricks.
This Christmas morning Animal Planet is giving everyone the gift of cute with a full hour of super adorable holiday cuteness stocked full of fluffy puppies, cuddly kittens, baby goats and more all frolicking to seasonal tunes across a holiday set.
From wild dogs to loyal companions, this landmark series reveals how dogs have become specialists in every corner of the planet - living with and without man. Whether sniffing out disease in labs or playing fetch in our backyards, dogs have proven instrumental to our survival.
The Guardians are the "guardian angels" of the animal world. They are one of the most effective, but least known animal rescue groups in the U.S. They're a diverse group of fearless and passionate volunteers united in dedication to animal advocacy.