Adelhi, a giant anteater, receives her first checkup since she gave birth. Pebbles and Bam Bam, two lesser anteaters, also pay a visit to the park’s vets. Then a type of falcon called the Crested Caracara has made its way to Busch Gardens’ Animal Care Center and it’s up to The Wildlife Docs to save the life of this rare bird. Sea Rescue and The Wildlife Docs air nationally on ABC on Saturday mornings during the Litton’s Weekend Adventure block and are among the most popular Saturday morning shows. They are part of the #1 rated block on Saturday mornings and are consistently rated #1 in the top ten U.S. markets including the four largest: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Philadelphia.
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“Sea Rescue” and “The Wildlife Docs” are New This Weekend!

Discovering how whales develop these dialects hasn’t been possible in the wild because of the inherent challenges in tracking an individual whale’s vocalizations and behavior regularly and for extended periods of time. The HSWRI study took advantage of the unique habitat at SeaWorld that was outfitted with multichannel video and eight hydrophones. This environment allowed the researchers to record and analyze the calls made by individual whales over a five-year period. Learning whether social association affects the calls of killer whales sheds important light on how wild populations of whales interact. Scientists still don’t know if and how populations of killer whales can merge.
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Scientists Find Experimental Support for Killer Whales’ Ability to Learn New Dialects

Then, the vets head to Busch Gardens’ 65-acre Serengeti Plain for a house call on a gazelle. Sea Rescue and The Wildlife Docs air nationally on ABC on Saturday mornings during “Litton’s Weekend Adventure” and are among the most popular Saturday morning shows. They are part of the #1 rated block on Saturday mornings and are consistently rated #1 in the top ten U.S. markets including the four largest: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Philadelphia. Currently in its third season, Sea Rescue has been seen by more than 120 million viewers.
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