Animal Planet Italy
|Launched||May 1, 2005|
|Owned by||Discovery Networks Northern Europe|
|Audience share||0.03% (2008, )|
|Sister channel(s)||Discovery Channel
Discovery Travel & Living
Discovery Real Time
|SKY Italia||Channel 421|
Animal Planet Italy is an Italian television channel broadcasting programmes about animals. All content is adapted for an Italian audience.
The channel launched on May 1, 2005, exclusively available on Sky Italia. It was the fifth channel launched by Discovery Networks in Italy after Discovery Channel, Discovery Science, Discovery Civilisation and Discovery Travel & Adventure.
In October 2008, the channel adopted a new logo and a new look, previously adopted by the channel's American counterpart.