‘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 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…

‘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…

‘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…

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,…

Employees ‘Creating Change’: Meet Kasey-Dee Gardner

We’re less than a week away from Discovery Impact: Creating Change, our 12-hour marathon event benefiting nonprofits in need of marketing, communications and creative services. Through the Blog, we have introduced you to some of the employees who will be volunteering on December 14, and today we’re highlighting Kasey-Dee Gardner from Discovery Digital Media. Take some time to get to know her, and come back next week for live updates…