40 Best Animal Podcasts
Here are 40 Best Animal Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. PETA Podcast
The PETA Podcast PETA, the world's largest animal rights organization, is 6.5 million strong and growing. This is the place to find out why. Hear from insiders, thought leaders, activists, investigators, politicians, and others why animals need more than kindness, they have the right not to be abused or exploited in any way.
Play⋅ 5.8M⋅ 1.1M ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 36 min ⋅ Feb 2018 Get Email Contact
2. Animal Radio®
Animal Radio® is America's 'most-listened-to' animal programming; created to educate, reduce surrenders and to help animals live long, healthy and happier lives.
Play⋅ 21.6K⋅ 1.5K ⋅4 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 81 min Get Email Contact
3. Knowing Animals
New South Wales, Australia
Knowing Animals is a weekly podcast about all things related to animals and ethics; animals and the law; animals and politics; and animal advocacy. It features interviews with Animal Studies scholars and animal advocates.
Play⋅ 2.2K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 35 min ⋅ May 2015 Get Email Contact
4. Strange Animals Podcast
A podcast about living, extinct, and imaginary animals.
Also in Prehistoric Life Podcasts
Play⋅ 191⋅ 1.7K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 13 min ⋅ Feb 2017 Get Email Contact
5. Archaeo Animals
This is a show about the connection between animals and humans in the past. Our experts, Alex Fitzpatrick and Simona Falanga will guide you through the interesting world of Zooarchaeology.
Also in Archaeology Podcasts
Play⋅ 2.1K⋅ 4.3K⋅ 1.3K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 54 min ⋅ Jul 2018 Get Email Contact
6. Our Hen House | Animal Law Podcast
New York City, New York, US
Welcome to Animal Law Podcast by Mariann Sullivan. It features news, updates and cases from the burgeoning world of animal law. For more updates on this, follow us..
Also in Law Podcasts
Play⋅ 44.2K⋅ 13.8K⋅ 5.1K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 57 min ⋅ Jul 2015 Get Email Contact
7. All Creatures Podcast
All Creatures covers a species a week, describing the animals natural history, physiology, behavior, mating strategies and more. We also interview conservation experts from around the globe sharing their incredible stories and how they fight for conservation of the planets most endangered animals.
Also in Conservation Podcasts
Play⋅ 1.8K⋅ 430⋅ 1.4K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 74 min ⋅ Nov 2017 Get Email Contact
8. Asshole Animals, with Alice
Join Alice as she dives deeper into the world of animal behaviour, answering the question on everyone's lips: 'Why is this animal SUCH an asshole?'. Each week, she'll be joined by a different expert in the animal industry to discuss the reasons behind this behaviour and to swap hilarious stories and crazy facts about a chosen species. So, otter you waiting for? Tune in to this turtle-y hilarious monkey-business - you'd be a foal to miss it!
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 38 min Get Email Contact
9. Cool Facts About Animals
Portland, Oregon, US
This is a podcast by and for kids giving you the coolest facts about the coolest animals. We research our episodes carefully, distilling the information into manageable segments, focusing on the things that really make these animals unusual.
Play⋅ 225⋅ 752 ⋅2 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 24 min ⋅ Jan 2018 Get Email Contact
10. Zoo Logic
Phoenix, Arizona, US
Zoo Logic with animal trainer, zoo advocate Dr. Grey Stafford, is a weekly conversation with zoo, animal experts about Nature, wildlife, pets, animal training with positive reinforcement, health and welfare, research, conservation, and education, sustainability, zoo politics, and all things animals.
Also in Wildlife Podcasts, Animal Training Podcasts
Play⋅ 3.8K⋅ 1.2K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 32 min ⋅ May 2018 Get Email Contact
11. Animals Central Podcast
Based on the Animals Central book and audiobook series, the Animals Central Podcast will explore weekly the Animal World in conjunction. We will be providing a lot of content with this new educational website including video, audio, illustrations, animals sounds, narrated animal description videos, and so much more.
Play⋅ 119⋅ 406 ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 4 min Get Email Contact
12. Animal Voices
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Animal Voices is Western Canada's only program dedicated solely to animal advocacy and compassionate living. Each week we delve into various issues from agriculture, vivisection, and fashion, to the 'pet' industry, conservation, intersections between animal liberation and other social justice issues, and the vegan lifestyle.
Play⋅ 2.6K⋅ 1.8K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 59 min ⋅ Mar 2010 Get Email Contact
13. Pure Animal Podcast
The Pure Animal Podcast aims to enlighten listeners about an integrative approach to veterinary medicine. Each month, we interview practitioners at the forefront of this field who share their insight and experience with the ultimate goal of benefiting the well-being and health of animals.
Play 1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 49 min Get Email Contact
14. The Animals at Home Network
This show brings all members of the animal community, from pet hobbyists to wildlife experts, together under one roof to discuss anything and everything animal-related. Listen to experts talk about reptiles, mammals, fish, birds, and everything in between with topics ranging from breeding, pet husbandry, scientific research, wildlife conservation, and more!
Also in Herpetoculture Podcasts, Wildlife Conservation Podcasts
Play⋅ 2.1K⋅ 154⋅ 1.4K ⋅2 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 107 min Get Email Contact
Every week, we talk about a different species of animal. Some weeks, we throw in a bonus episode on an animal-related topic, or have a conversation with an animal expert to mix things up. Our podcast can tell you all sorts of animal facts and stories.
Play⋅ 1.3K⋅ 3.6K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 29 min Get Email Contact
16. Talking Animals
While 'Talking Animals' consists of multiple elements including animal news and announcements, animal songs, animal comedy, and our quick quiz feature, 'Name That Animal Tune' the true heart of the show is the guest interview. 'Talking Animals' guests tend to be prominent figures in the animal world, or notable folks in other fields who have ties to animal welfare.
Play⋅ 3.6K⋅ 821⋅ 187 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Jun 2003 Get Email Contact
17. Animal Rescue Professionals
Pewaukee, Wisconsin, US
The Animal Rescue Professionals Association provides the opportunity for those involved in animal welfare to connect, share, learn and educate. Every week we talk with animal rescues, shelters and professionals in the animal welfare industry to help share their story. We hope that you'll listen in and be inspired by their story and find ways to help save even more animals.
Play⋅ 555⋅ 58⋅ 201 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 25 min Get Email Contact
18. Animals Today Radio
Different than other animal programs whose focus is solely on pets, Animals Today covers and explores the wide range of topics and issues concerning all animals, including animals in agriculture and in the wild, while promoting increased respect, compassion and kindness toward them. Lori, along with husband and Producer Dr. Peter Spiegel, interview animal protectors and rescuers, legislators and lawyers, and filmmakers and authors from around the globe about the latest animal topics and issues.
Also in Animal Rights Podcasts, Animal Welfare Podcasts
Play⋅ 539 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 44 min ⋅ Jan 2011 Get Email Contact
19. The Animal Wellness Podcast
Washington, District of Columbia, US
Dedicated to knowing and supporting laws and lawmakers that benefit animals.
Play⋅ 14.7K⋅ 5.6K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 41 min Get Email Contact
20. Tooth and Claw: True Stories of Animal Attacks
True stories of the most extreme wild animal attacks ever documented, told and explained by Wes Larson, a wildlife biologist and animal behavior expert. Wes is joined by his brother Jeff and their mutual friend Mike, and in each episode the three pour over the details of animals attacks and explain how listeners can avoid these kinds of dangerous encounters, and learn a new appreciation for the wild things of the world
Also in Animal Behavior Podcasts
Play 2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 87 min Get Email Contact
21. Pack Animal Podcast
An open discussion based on experience and knowledge to assist with the understanding of an animals perception of reality. Getting comfortable behind the mic, and addressing a introducing a new animal to your pack.
Play⋅ 1.3K⋅ 10⋅ 73 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Sep 2018 Get Email Contact
22. When We Talk About Animals
New Haven, Connecticut, US
When We Talk About Animals is a Yale University podcast devoted to exploring the big questions animals raise about what it means to be human. On each episode, we bring you a conversation with a leading thinker whose work has furthered human understanding of what animals think and feel, questioned how our society commonly talks about and treats other creatures, and/or challenged us to rethink our place in the animal kingdom.
Play⋅ 1.4M⋅ 473 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 60 min ⋅ Nov 2018 Get Email Contact
23. The Other Animals
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
The Other Animals is a weekly radio show covering all things animal related!
Play⋅ 46⋅ 88 ⋅3 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 55 min Get Email Contact
24. Animal Training Academy
Wellington City, New Zealand
Online content about best practice animal behavior management in order to help improve animal welfare worldwide. High Quality Animal Training Content. Information on techniques that apply to all animals in all situations. Positive un-intrusive training techniques only.
Play⋅ 21.7K⋅ 140⋅ 1.7K ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Jan 2016 Get Email Contact
25. The Fur-Bearers
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
The Fur-Bearers began as a group searching for a humane alternative to the viciously cruel leg-hold traps that were and continue to be popular across Canada. A non-profit society dedicated to stopping trapping cruelty and protecting fur-bearing animals.
Also in Canadian Wildlife & Nature Podcasts
Play⋅ 62.1K⋅ 6.6K⋅ 3.1K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 22 min ⋅ Aug 2020 Get Email Contact
26. Animal Justice
Animal Justice leads the legal fight for animals in Canada. Our lawyers work to pass strong new animal protection legislation, push for the prosecution of animal abusers, and fight for animals in court.
Play⋅ 38.8K⋅ 13K⋅ 17.8K ⋅ Jan 2018 Get Email Contact
27. Weird Animal Facts: Explicit
Weird Animal Facts: Explicit, is dedicated to the weird, odd, unusual, gross, and often times disturbing facts about animals. Join zookeeper Deidre as she shares with you the most interesting animal fact in a fun, sarcastic, and sometimes sexual way. You will not hear any of these facts at the zoo. It says explicit for a reason.
Play⋅ 1 ⋅23 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 31 min ⋅ Oct 2020 Get Email Contact
28. And Justice For Animals
Long Beach, CA
Hosted by celebrity interviewer and animal welfare activist, Jennifer Peterson, And Justice For Animals podcast is a fun, truthful and often provocative conversation with world-renowned animal welfare experts which gives listeners tangible takeaways on what can be done each day to make the world a better place for animals. If you love animals and care about the planet, this is the podcast for you.
Play⋅ 228⋅ 13 ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 52 min Get Email Contact
29. Animal Matters
Animal rights in Aotearoa New Zealand. Animal Matters is SAFE's fortnightly podcast about all things animal rights and the issues impacting animals in Aotearoa. Will Appelbe discusses the latest current affairs impacting animals, the decisions of policymakers and government, and the complexities that surround the exploitation of animals.
Also in New Zealand Podcasts
Play⋅ 178.4K⋅ 4.3K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 23 min ⋅ Mar 2020 Get Email Contact
30. Vital Animal Podcast
Austin, Texas, US
Do you want a wildly healthy, naturally disease-resistant animal who outlives that ever decreasing average life span? Do you want a magnetically attractive Vital Animal that irresistibly draws people to her? One who doesn't cost you a fortune in vet bills because she's so darned healthy? Join Dr. Will Falconer, a vet since 1980, and a fully homeopathic one since 1992 and discover how to make and keep a truly Vital Animal. These animals are changing the world, and yours can join our pack.
Play⋅ 15.3K⋅ 615 ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 32 min Get Email Contact
31. KSCO Pet Radio
Santa Cruz, California, US
KSCO Pet Radio is a wide-ranging live weekly two-hour call-in program about pets and their people. We are on-the-air in Santa Cruz, CA and available streaming or downloadable on the internet
Play⋅ 589 ⋅ Dec 2017 Get Email Contact
32. Vegan Police Podcast
Keep up to date with what is happening in the world of veganism and animal rights by tuning into the Vegan Police Podcast. This is an unapologetic no holds barred commentary on what his happening within the world of veganism and animal rights.
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33. Pet Life Radio | Take Me Home
Take Me Home is an animal & pet adoption and rescue podcast. When you're looking to add a pet into your life, consider adopting a homeless animal. When you adopt a rescued pet, you are giving an animal a second chance at a new life. You also are bringing a new family member into your home, so it's not a decision you should take lightly.
Play⋅ 3.3K⋅ 8.5K Get Email Contact
34. The Brandon McMillan Podcast
The Brandon McMillan Podcast is a weekly podcast that covers training/behavior topics, conversations with guests, and will keep you current with trending animal topics. Brandon McMillan is a professional animal trainer who has spent his entire life learning about and working with all types of animals.
Play⋅ 238.9K Get Email Contact
PetInsider is your direct source for everything you ever wanted to know about pets. Each episode, host Loni Edwards, founder of The Dog Agency, will speak with an exciting new guest to discuss a unique animal-related topic. You'll hear from innovators and experts, animal rights advocates, celebrity pet owners and so much more! Whether you're a pet parent, or just a little pet crazy, PetInsider has you covered.
Play⋅ 13.7K Get Email Contact
36. ARZone (Animal Rights Zone) Podcasts
ARZone exists to help educate vegans and non-vegans alike about the obligations human beings have toward all other animals. By providing a space for a variety of blog posts, forum discussions, notes, videos and more, ARZone fosters a sense of community among its members. Through live online chats as well as through recorded audio podcasts with a diversity of people who work both within and outside of the animal advocacy community, ARZone supports respectful and rational discourse and intelligent dialogue about the most pressing issues facing us today.
Play May 2011 Get Email Contact
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Animal Rescue Professionals Association (ARPA)||animalrescueprofessionals.org||141|
|The Archaeology Podcast Network||archaeologypodcastnetwork.com||75|
|All Creatures Podcast||allcreaturespod.com||61|
|Wes Larson, Jeff Larson, Mike Smith | QCODE||thetoothandclaw.podbean.com||55|
|Dr. Grey Stafford||zoologic.libsyn.com||47|
Animal Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Health & Behavior||14|
|2022 Show Archive||7|
|Animal Law Podcast||6|
|Newsletter — Daily||6|
|Newsletter — Weekly||6|
|Birds, Fish & Reptiles||6|
|Actors & Filmmakers||4|
|When We Talk About Animals||3|
|Excelsior Hog Farm||3|
|Florida Fish And Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC)||3|
|Humane Society Of Tampa Bay||3|
|Assistant Director Of Pasco County Animal Services||2|
|SPCA Tampa Bay||2|
|Certified Professional Dog Trainer||2|
|History Of Life||1|
Animal Podcasts By Category
|Category||No. of Podcasts|
|Animal Welfare Podcasts||18|
|Animal Behavior Podcasts||16|
|Animal Training Podcasts||12|
|Animal Rescue Podcasts||9|
|Animal Rights Podcasts||8|
|Animal Nutrition Podcasts||7|
|Animal Communication Podcasts||7|