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Global pet trade in wild cats is a threat to their survival

Super Cats: Episode 1 | Extreme Lives

Global pet trade in wild cats is a threat to their survival

In the wake of our recent program Super Cats: A NATURE Miniseries, we wanted to address concerns about the exotic pet trade.  Dr. Niki Rust, Technical Advisor in Wildlife for WWF-UK, gives us her views on the issues.

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Is That Skunk?

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Beneath a skunk's coat of black and white lies a much more colorful creature than we imagine. Skunks seem to know their power as they navigate the margins of our world. As a few brave experts take a deeper look at this familiar but little-known animal, they are painting a surprising portrait of this intrepid member of the night shift.

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Why We Love Cats and Dogs

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Americans own 73 million dogs and 90 million cats. They become best friends, soul mates, family members -- even surrogate children. Relationships with cats and dogs are some of the longest and most intimate of our lives. Why are we so attached? Animal behavior experts, evolutionary biologists, veterinarians, and pet owners share insights and observations about these animals and their impact on us.

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The Joy of Pigs

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There are little pink pigs, ferocious hairy tuskers, and all manner of pigs in-between. There are pigs in steamy rainforests, dry savannas, and snowy woodlands. From humble beginnings in the jungles of Asia, pigs have become one of the most successful mammals on earth. Our film travels the globe to celebrate their fascinating lives.