Nat Geo WILD’s Safari Live Showcases Baby Animals Behaving Badly

Nat Geo WILD’s Live Broadcast Finds Mischievous Hyena Cub and Elephant Calf in Real Time

Part of Nat Geo WILD’s Sixth Annual Big Cat Week, Safari Live Is Broadcasting Live on Nat Geo WILD at 9/8c AM

WASHINGTON--()--You never know what’s around the corner on a live safari. Sometimes you see big cats on the hunt and sometimes you see the most adorable African animal babies at play. Nat Geo WILD’s viewers are being treated to some incredible infant sightings including a hyena cub and elephant calf play fighting with relatives.

Friday, December 4 is the last live broadcast of Safari Live on Nat Geo WILD at 9/8c AM, but the show will continue to stream live online at WILDSafariLive.com at 9/8c AM and 10/9c PM.

Downloadable Clips:

Hyena Cub: http://files.natgeonetworks.com/_Uxk4ruGCl9F4HR

Elephant Calf: http://files.natgeonetworks.com/_dkkHXv1xL9i4MR

Safari Live has been streaming on WILDSafariLive.com for the past year and periodically broadcasts on Nat Geo WILD. This year’s Big Cat Week marks the first time the show was broadcast in primetime. Viewers have seen a leopard hunt down a warthog, impala lambs taking their first shaky steps, wildebeest herds basking in the sun and much more.

Safari Live is produced by WildEarth for Nat Geo WILD. WildEarth executive producer is Graham Wallington. For Nat Geo WILD, executive producer is Susie Ryan; senior vice president of programming and planning is Brad Dancer; vice president of scheduling is Dan Salerno; and executive vice president and general manager is Geoff Daniels.

About Nat Geo WILD

Experience the best, most intimate encounters with wildlife ever seen on television. Backed by its unparalleled reputation for quality and blue-chip programming, Nat Geo WILD is dedicated to providing a unique insight into the natural world, the environment and the amazing creatures that inhabit it. From the most remote environments, to the forbidding depths of our oceans, to the protected parks on our doorsteps, Nat Geo WILD will use spectacular cinematography and compelling storytelling to take viewers on unforgettable journeys into the wild world. Launched in 2006, Nat Geo WILD is part of National Geographic Channels International (NGCI) and is available in more than 90 countries and 100 million homes. Nat Geo WILD HD launched in the U.K. in March 2009, and is also available in Greece, Latin America, Poland, Spain and Russia. Further expansion is expected globally. For more information, please visit www.natgeotv.com.

Contacts

Nat Geo WILD
Kate Hawken, 571-451-6330
kate.hawken@bullseyecomm.com

Release Summary

You never know what’s around the corner on a live safari. Sometimes you see big cats on the hunt and sometimes you see the most adorable African animal babies at play.

Contacts

Nat Geo WILD
Kate Hawken, 571-451-6330
kate.hawken@bullseyecomm.com