Cable Programming to Commemorate 9/11

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Beginning today, new and returning television documentaries, specials and movies will mark the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on America. Channel Guide Magazine has a lengthy list of programming that will recall the events and their impact on the country.

Included are specials on Animal PlanetHistory and Discovery Channel, which are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Who Will Win the 2014 World Pup?

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While many TV viewers around the world are tuned into the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Animal Planet is offering an alternative to the major sports event. The first ever World Pup competition features 16 breeds representing their respective countries. International canine fans will decide who will be crowned champion.

The single-elimination tournament kicked off Thursday, June 12, and will continue online until Thursday, July 10. Visit AnimalPlanet.com to vote for top dog.

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Monster Week Returns to Animal Planet

Discovery Monster Week 02Animal Planet’s Monster Week is back with an eight day marathon of monsters lurking below water and creeping above land. Scheduled programming explores killer sharks, man-eating zombie cats, river monsters and other mysterious creatures, both real and imagined.

Tonight’s lineup kicks off at 9 (CT) with “Eaten Alive: Killers on the Loose.” One man is attacked at an African chimp sanctuary by an escaped alpha male, and an Idaho Zoo fundraiser takes a bloody turn when a Siberian tiger breaks free.

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Animal Planet is Matching R.O.A.R. Donations

Animal Planet has partnered with several leading animal organizations to create its R.O.A.R. (Reach Out, Act, Respond) initiative. Today through Nov. 12, the network will match R.O.A.R. donations, which help support such efforts as protecting wild chimpanzees, rescuing and training horses for therapy programs, and saving homeless dogs.  Interested donors can contribute online.

‘Finding Bigfoot’ Will Visit Natchitoches

The cast and crew of Animal Planet’s documentary series “Finding Bigfoothope to find one of the elusive, hairy creatures in or around Suddenlink-served Natchitoches, La.

If you live in north or central Louisiana and believe you have experienced a Bigfoot sighting, Animal Planet would like to hear about it. Send details to bigfoot.louisiana@gmail.com.

Shooting in Natchitoches is expected to start early next year.

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

It’s Monster Week on Animal Planet

Animal Planet’s Monster Week is back with all-new stories about the world’s most legendary creatures. Scheduled programming explores mermaids, monster squids, super snakes, mutant pigs and other mysterious creatures, both real and imagined.

Tonight’s lineup includes three hour-long programs, “Monster Squid: It Lives,” “Man-Eating Super Squid,” and “River Monsters: Unhooked (Season 5),” beginning at 7 p.m. (CT).

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

‘Battleground: Rhino Wars’ Starts Tonight

A three-part series, “Battleground: Rhino Wars,” debuts tonight at 8 p.m. CT on Animal Planet. The documentary explores the intense conflict surrounding the commercial demand for rhino horns, an exotic commodity that’s more valuable than gold on the black market. The show follows one of South Africa’s anti-poaching units, which has recruited four current and former members of the U.S. military to help them.

Animal Planet is available to virtually to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Animal Planet’s Puppy Cam Starts Today

On the heels of Animal Planet’s wildly popular Kitten Cam, it’s time for Puppy Cam, a prelude to the network’s Puppy Bowl IX programming, slated for 2 p.m. CT, Feb. 3, several hours before the start of a certain other bowl game that day.

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Cable Offers Full Plate of Thanksgiving Marathons

 

There are viewing marathons aplenty on the menu for Thanksgiving weekend. Channel Guide Magazine’s Jeff Pfeiffer compiled a list of nearly 70 such marathons.

Among the participating cable networks are USA, History Channel, AMC, A&E, TLC, FX, Animal Planet, Food Network, TNT, TBS, TV Land, HGTV, MTV, Nickelodeon and Spike TV. They are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Vote for Best Pet at Animal Planet’s ‘Decision 2012′

Tired of political primaries and debates? Animal Planet is offering an alternative campaign that provides voters a chance to cast a ballot for the best “pet party.” Will you vote Cat, Dog, or Independent? Visit Decision 2012 to be heard, but be sure to watch a few of the site’s ad parodies first.

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic service.