Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures

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Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
GenreNature documentary
Written byTom Horn
Renne Leatto
Presented byJack Hanna
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Production
Production locationsBusch Gardens Tampa
Tampa, Florida, United States
Running time30 minutes
Production companiesVideoTours
Litton Entertainment
DistributorVideoTours
Litton Entertainment
Trifecta Entertainment & Media
Release
Original networkSyndication
Original releaseOctober 2, 1993 (1993-10-02) –
May 24, 2008 (2008-05-24)
Chronology
Related showsJack Hanna's Into the Wild
Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown

Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures is a nature documentary video/television series that ran in first-run syndication from 1993 to 2008, and remains in active distribution. The series was hosted by Jack Hanna, Director Emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. It is shown daily and weekly in syndication worldwide on numerous stations and networks, especially in the United States.

It is particularly popular in part because of Hanna's mainstream name recognition as an animal expert, but also because the show meets programming criteria for the U.S.'s federally mandated educational and informational requirements which all stations must follow. Because of this, the program is available for syndication up to five days per week, thus covering all but a half hour of the three-hour E/I mandate.

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