This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! Spring is on its way here in Washington, DC – and it’s making its first appearance this weekend, with temps hovering around 60 degrees both days. The warmth is a welcome reprieve from the biting cold we had last weekend, that’s for sure! Been busy this week? So have we! Here is some news you may have missed: ‘Killing Fields’ Season Finale Clocks 2.5 Million Viewers On Discovery Channel…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Welcome back! For those in the U.S., hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend. For those in the UK, hope you had an equally enjoyable holiday yesterday! Here is some news you may have missed last week – including a few great reviews that came through for new Animal Planet and Velocity shows: ‘The Last Alaskans’: A Reality Show with a Heart as Big as its Subject (The Washington Post)…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday from Discovery HQ! It’s been a week full of pet news – from Jackson Galaxy sharing how he uses his charisma to calm troubled cats to Animal Planet announcing it has picked up Disney’s “Howl-O-Ween” special, complete with 101 dogs in costume! Meanwhile, Shark Week’s record-breaking success this past summer was the focus of an article that discusses how millennials took part in the annual celebration. And speaking…

This Week in Discovery Buzz…

After great Independence Day celebrations in Union Beach, NJ and Fayettesville, NC, we returned to the office this week, excited to host some of our southern family members – the Shannon/Thompson family! Amid the excitement for the return of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo,  other members of the Discovery family celebrated big Shark Week announcements and Jackson Galaxy voiced his commitment to rescue pets. We shared a few stories below, as…

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…

Howdy from SXSW!

Before I get flack for the headline, I must confirm that I’m an Okie (born and raised), so I still reserve the right to use an occasional “howdy” or “y’all” periodically…as in when I’ve just landed in Austin for SXSW Interactive! Saturday is Discovery Communications’ big day – with a panel, Animal Planet’s Cats Live Here! party with friends from the CatVidFest & our own Jackson Galaxy and The Captains’…

Have a Cat From Hell? Jackson Galaxy Can Help

Is your cat driving you up the wall? Enter Jackson Galaxy, also known as the “Cat Daddy”. On Animal Planet’s very aptly named My Cat From Hell, Jackson works with pet owners whose feline friends are making their lives miserable. These aren’t run of the mill pets behaving badly – on Saturday’s season premiere, Justin and Susanne’s Bengal cat continually attacks Susan and Emile and Mike’s feline duo constantly get…