This Week in Discovery Buzz…

You’ve made it… it’s Friday! This week, we announced our first quarter earnings, celebrated Mama June’s wedding and enjoyed a new EP from Pit Boss star, Shorty Rossi (rock out with Shorty’s video below) and more: Discovery Communications 1st-Quarter Net Up 4.5% on Stronger International Revenue  Animal Planet’s ‘Pit Boss’ stars release EP for the Dogs (Video) Bill Goodwyn Recognized as Member of 2013 Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame  ‘Cat Daddy’ Jackson…

‘Pit Boss’ Returns to Animal Planet This Saturday

Whenever I attend cross-company events, like our Upfront, TCA, etc., I’m always amazed (and proud) of the range of talent across our networks. From gold miners to fashion gurus, it’s always great to see worlds colliding; however, I have to admit that one of my favorite talent to see has four legs, a blingy collar and calls Animal Planet his home. I’m of course referring to Hercules, companion to Pit…

‘Pit Boss’ Returns to Animal Planet with New Episodes on Saturday

We’ve all heard stories (or seen the YouTube videos) of pets fascinated by TV programs. My dog Bea’s new favorite happens to be Animal Planet‘s Pit Boss (as I discovered on Saturday as she recuperated from surgery). If you’re a fan as well, you’ll be happy to know that six new episodes begin on Saturday, January 14 (at 9pm ET/PT). And, if you haven’t tuned into Pit Boss, I invite…

The Boss Is Back! Another Season of ‘Pit Boss’ Kicks Off Tomorrow

If you’ve been missing Shorty, Animal Planet‘s pit bull rescuer and entertainment guru, never fear: he returns to TV tomorow night, Saturday July 16 at 10pm ET/PT, for another season of Pit Boss. This season delves deeper into the lives of Shorty, his crew and the pit bulls they save. In  upcoming episodes, Shorty pushes his staff hard to keep afloat both Shortywood Inc., a talent management group for little people, and Shorty’s Rescue,…