Animal Planet for iOS
By Discovery Communications
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The Animal Planet app is here!
Get the best of Animal Planet wherever you go with the all-new (and free!) app! Immerse yourself in the full range of life in the animal kingdom with great content from shows like River Monsters, Finding Bigfoot, Pit Bulls and Parolees, and more! Watch thousands of clips and make sure you never miss a show with the schedule viewer!
Now watch Puppy Bowl training in Animal Planet L!VE!
What's New in Version 2.6.6
- Bug fixes
Need full episodes
Animal planet's always been my favorite channel - I usually get sucked in for hours past when I meant to stop being a couch potato due to my infatuation with animals. As for their app; I was ready to DL it to my phone after seeing I'd DL it to my comp a long time ago to move to phone...Until I realized you can't watch full length episodes, or really do anything different then on their website, (btw: anyone w/ a phone that can DL apps can easily access the site too!!). Most networks allow you to view full episodes on their websites - so you guys are already behind there too. Maybe ask whoever's in charge of that to change that then you'll be allowed to change the app... Other then that it needs more shows. Instead of cats 101 how about dogs 101?? Or growing up, or some of those cool night time ones like about the girl who acted like a dog? Or any of the animal cops - bring back philadelphia!!!
Not what I was expecting
I was expecting Animal Planet's app to be kinda like PBS' app with full length episodes and such. But turns out, there are no full length episodes and a very annoying ad bar at the bottom of the page.
Worst of all the videos on there are the same as the ones on their website. Why do we even need an app for videos that are on their website?! I removed it right after I downloaded it and I know the episodes are online because I follow Tanked every week!
Please add full length episodes (Tanked please!) on the app or this app is worthless!
Was a nice app.
When the app was first introduced it was fun. Didn't have full episodes, but it did have lots of fun clips and interviews. Now all it does is crash! The last time the developers had an update was 5 months ago. I'm beginning to wonder if this isn't an "orphan app" in that there is no longer any support for it. If the app is never upgraded, and everyone that experiences it crashing sends an incident report but the "bug" is never fixed, then there is no point in bothering with this app. It's sad that a channel like Animal Planet, with so many hit shows, has to have such a poor app!
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- Category: Entertainment
- Updated: Jan 31, 2014
- Version: 2.6.6
- Size: 22.0 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Discovery Communications
- © Discovery Communications, LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.