Discovery Networks Bring Powerful Lineup to TCA

Today I have traded Silver Spring for Los Angeles, where I am for the Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour. Journalists today will hear from several of Discovery’s networks, including American Heroes Channel, Animal Planet, Destination America, Discovery Channel and Investigation Discovery and you can follow the links below for more information on some of what’s planned. For live updates from TCA, follow @DiscoveryComm on Twitter and make sure to check…

‘Pit Bulls & Parolees’ Relocates to New Orleans

As we continue to celebrate Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month here at Discovery, it only seems fitting that this Saturday marks the return of Pit Bulls & Parolees on Animal Planet. Pit Bulls & Parolees follows Tia Torres and her efforts to help both the vilified breed of dog and ex-convicts by rehabilitating abused and abandoned pit bulls. We pick up with Tia Torres after she has moved the entire Villalobos operation to New…

‘Watch and Give’ with Animal Planet on Saturday

Want to help pit bulls without leaving your couch? As part of Animal Planet‘s ongoing commitment to make a positive impact in the animal world, the network is asking viewers to tune in to Pit Bulls and Parolees this Saturday night, November 26, to help drive donations to Villalobos Rescue Center, a nonprofit organization featured in the series. The campaign called “You Watch. We Give.” is part of the network’s nonprofit initiative…

Give Back with Animal Planet’s ‘You Watch. We Give.’ This Weekend

If you want to do good this weekend, but you’re feeling lazy after a big Thanksgiving dinner, then we have just the opportunity for you. You can actually make the world a better place just by sitting on your couch and watching TV. Animal Planet has announced that it will donate up to $50,000 to the Villalobos Rescue Center, a nonprofit organization featured in Pit Bulls and Parolees, based on…