Animal Programmes on TV
Which animal programmes are TV?
This is by no means an extensive list, but here are a range of animal programmes on TV this week to get stuck into. Where the programme is on every night, I've put that, because otherwise the list would go on and on and on...! Please note that programmes are subject to change and the list tends to start from Sunday lunch time.
Keep well and keep safe!
|Sunday 9 May 2021|
Sir David Attenborough looks at five endangered species, and today he looks at penguins.
|7:00||BBC2||This Farming Life |
Animals arrive at the croft and there's a calving boon.
|8:00||BBC2||Our Wild Adventures |
This is a new series in which a number of BBC wildlife presenters and crews recall memorable encounters in Africa. Tonight, Gordon Buchanan, Sue Gibson, Liz Bonnin, Steve Backshall, Chris Packham and Vianet Djenguet all look back.
|Monday 10 May2021|
|08:00||BBC2||Inside the Zoo |
Behind the scenes at Edinburgh Zoo and Highland Wildlife Park, both part of the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland. Find out more about the work they do for conservation here.
|4:15||BBC2||Nature's Microworlds |
The programme today is in Australia's Outback. Also on Tuesday
|5:55||More4||The Secret Life of the Zoo. |
This wonderful programme features life for the animals and keepers at Chester Zoo. The keepers are just incredible with their dedication. You must book in advance to visit. Visit Chester Zoo's website here. The programme is also on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, all at 5:55.
|7:00||BBC4||The Penine Way |
Paul Rose explores the beautiful Penine Way. Also on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Thursday (which is is at 7:10pm)
The Great Northern Garden Build
|Tuesday, 11 May 2021|
|8:00||Channel 5|| |
The Yorkshire Vet
|9:00||Channel 5||Our Yorkshire Farm |
Sidney is training his sheepdog, whilst Violet looks after a nine month old calf. Also on Saturday at 7pm
|Wednesday 12 May 2021|
|4:15||BBC2||The Wonder of Animals |
Today the programme looks at the communication skills that dolphins have.
|Thursday 13 May 2021|
|8:00||BBC2||Attenborough's Life in Colour |
The programme looks at the ways in which animals use colour.
|8:00||Channel 4||The Dog House |
This is a new series. Dogs meet prospective new owners. How will things go? Woof, woof! The programme is from Wood Green Animal Shelter
|8:00||Channel 5||Kew Gardens - A Year in Bloom |
This is a new series following a year in the lives of the staff at Kew Gardens and we kick off with winter.
|9:00||Channel 5|| |
Escape to the Farm
|Friday 14 May 2021|
Return of the Giant Killers - Africa's Lion Kings
|Saturday 15 May 2021|
Deadly on a Mission - Pole to Pole