Some talk, some sing, and some only screech but parrots are super intelligent pets that can be very demanding. Be prepared if you want a parrot.
Curious, energetic, and mischievous, the ferret is considered the clown of the animal world and they were even kept as pets by royalty.
Soft, fluffy, with a twitchy nose, rabbits make great companions. They are interactive and playful. They can even be trained to use a litter-box.
If you're not squeamish, geckos are a cool and exotic pet that is neither fuzzy or feathery. But, you do have to feed them live insects.
Descendants of giant South American rodents, the guinea pig is now a sweet, cuddly critter that is perfect, even for a small child. Just make sure they have good pellets to eat and their bedding is kept clean.
Cute, fuzzy, and small enough to fit in your pocket, the hamster makes a great first pet.
Capybaras are really giant rodents! It sounds a little daunting, but they are very loyal and as long as you have a place for them to swim they stay extremely happy.
Shows Recommended For You
Witness the miracle of cute, from a kitten's first tentative steps, to a puppy's first call to the wild. The first few months of their lives are an adorable adventure. These furry friends are simply too loveable, too curious, too cute!
My Cat From Hell
Armed with more than 15 years of experience, a proven training program and his signature guitar case filled with cat toys, Jackson Galaxy is on a mission to help cat owners find the source of conflict with their furry friends.
Treetop Cat Rescue
Every day in Western Washington State, wily felines scale massive trees, only to find themselves stranded high off the ground. Skilled tree climbers Shaun Sears and Tom Otto are prepared to do whatever it takes to get these cats down and reunite them with their owners.
Puppies vs. Babies
Sixteen of the most popular and most adorable clips of animals and infants posted on the Internet battle it out. We answer the question once and for all: which is truly cuter - puppies or babies (or even kittens)?
Meet eccentric individuals and their unusual pets including a man whose lions are starting to outgrow their home, a Texan couple obsessed with the buffalo who roam their home, and an Internet sensation whose best friend is a polar bear.
Pet Nation Renovation
Animal Planet, Ace Hardware and Delta Faucets have teamed up to give one lucky shelter a $180,000 renovation. After an extensive online vote, the final winner is Bandit's Adoption and Rescue of K-9's (aka BARK) from Ashland, VA.
Super Cute Yule Log
This Christmas morning Animal Planet is giving everyone the gift of cute with a full hour of super adorable holiday cuteness stocked full of fluffy puppies, cuddly kittens, baby goats and more all frolicking to seasonal tunes across a holiday set.
We Love Puppies
This hilarious, heart-warming look at everything puppy is the cure to the holiday blues.
Stars to the Rescue
Meet stars and pet lovers like David Backes of the Boston Bruins, actress Selma Blair, Olympian Aly Raisman, Baltimore Raven Ronnie Stanley, plus other celebs and learn their heartwarming pet adoption and rescue stories. Narrated by SNL's Cecily Strong.
Animal Planet Presents
Watch the latest and greatest videos of new and exciting Animal Planet shows. We've got too-cute moments and sneak peeks of all the Animal Planet content you love to watch.
Watch the Whiskers Family -- Flower, Rocket Dog, Maybelline, and more -- fight to keep their clan together. While facing predators, harsh desert weather and their archenemies, the Commandos, these 'kats prove that the animal kingdom is, in fact, wild!
Can't get enough cats? Enjoy this feline-friendly programming that covers sweet, friendly kittens as well as cats that are more, um, temperamental. From your favorite shows to viral videos, don't miss a moment.
Must Love Cats
Celebrate fascinating felines and the fascinating people who love them. From cats that saved their owners' lives to swanky cat-only hotels, the series spans the realm of all things "cat." Host/musician John Fulton combines his love for music and all things cats!
Raised Human reveals the extraordinary truth behind stories of wild animals that have formed inseparable bonds with human families, and the heartbreak that often comes with such relationships.
Rescue Dog to Super Dog
Professional Dog Trainers Nate Schoemer and Laura London are on a mission to match rescue dogs from shelters with people who have disabilities in order to enable them to train their own dogs to become service dogs in training.
Surviving Harvey: Animals After the Storm
Wondering about the animals affected by Hurricane Harvey? Meet the pets and owners, the wildlife and livestock the many lives hit by the storm. Witness the daring rescues, dramatic reunions and inspiring adoptions that leave hope after Harvey.