This Thanksgiving week, Nat Geo WILD is taking time to showcase all those who work hard to keep our animals healthy and safe.
Called VETSGIVING, you’ll be able to tune in daily start Monday, November 22-Sunday, November 28th to watch.
Every night brings a new show that you’re going to love! These shows showcase the dedication that they have to love the animals and share that journey with you.
Make sure that you tune in for a sneak peek or their new serious coming out – Pop Goes the Vet with Dr. Joya! This will air on Thursday, November 25th at 10CST and also on Saturday, November 27th at 9CST.
“Veterinarians deserve recognition for the important work they do to care for our pets, livestock, and wildlife,” says Janet Han Vissering, senior vice president of Development and Production at National Geographic Partners. “Nat Geo WILD’s Vetsgiving is our way of showing them how much they are appreciated, especially the dedicated professionals featured in our veterinarian-focused programs.”
Tune in every night starting at 7CST for the shows!
The entire lineup of the weekly shows are as follows:
Monday, Nov. 22:
CRITTER FIXERS: COUNTRY VETS
Find out how they care for over 20,000 patients each and every year! This team travels around Georgia and has some really fun and unique cases!
Tuesday, Nov. 23:
HEARTLAND DOCS, DVM
Located in Nebraska, Drs. Ben & Erin Schroeder travel all over in their truck to help all types of creatures. From herds of cattle to tiny furry friends, they deal with it all.
They work weekends, bring along their kids, and make farm calls in the middle of the night!
Wednesday, Nov. 24:
HATCHER FAMILY DAIRY
Find out how this six-generation dairy farm lives its daily lives. With a variety of animals, a creamery, an a vet clinic, it’s safe to say that this family is busy!
Thursday, Nov. 25:
THE INCREDIBLE DR. POL
You’ll love watching this doctor and team that are literally on call to help out 24/7. When help is needed, they answer the call. You’ll laugh, cry, and love them all as they show why they’ve been in the business for 50 years!
POP GOES THE VET WITH DR. JOYA
Series Sneak Peek at 11/10c and Saturday, Nov. 27, at 10/9c
Talk about an interesting show! From earwax issues to cysts, check out how Dr. Joya and her staff handle some of the most bizarre animal cases!
Friday, Nov. 26, and Sat, Nov 27:
DR. OAKLEY, YUKON VET
House calls are her game, even if those houses are hundreds of miles apart. Having an animal clinic in Alaska takes deviation and time! See how she balances it all while being a mom as well.
Sunday, Nov. 28
VETS ON THE BEACH
This is a great way to see vet care for elephants, kangaroos, and even wallabies! Tune in to see some adorable animals get the care that they need.
About National Geographic Partners
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