TV Advertising on Animal Planet

Animal Planet is a satellite and cable television channel that launched in America on October 1, 1996. It is distributed by Discovery Communications. As of 2008, Animal Planet pursued a new direction in its programming, exercising a fresh focus on the relationship between human beings and animals in order to reach a new adult audience. Showcasing programmes with a new emphasis on exploring the human condition, the re-launch was designed to instil more bite into the channel’s broadcasts.


Animal Planet +1


Sky 523
549 +1
Virgin Media 216

The grid below highlights the approximate cost to advertise on Animal Planet with rates varying significantly depending on many factors, primarily the size and profile of the viewing audience. The estimated costs for advertising on Animal Planet are based on buying 1 x 30 second advert and should be used as a guide only. For further information, please give us a call on 020 7352 0555, or visit our TV advertising costs form.

Time slot Example programming Est Cost 30"
Breakfast 0600-0930 Safari Park Adventure £10.00
Daytime 0930-1730 Bondi Vet £30.00
Early Peak 1730-2000 My Cat from Hell £40.00
Late Peak 2000-2300 Rhino Wars: Battleground £40.00
Night Time 2300-Close Animal Cops Houston £10.00