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Air Date: Fri, Mar 27, 2020 11:00 PM
“Shelter Me: In Times of Need” is hosted by two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank and features an innovative program where Alzheimer’s facilities foster orphaned kittens. This not only provides the kittens the 24-hour care they need to survive but also engages the seniors at the memory care facilities in profound ways.
Air Date: Wed, Feb 19, 2020 9:00 PM
Worshiped as a goddess, condemned as satanic and spun into a stunning array of breeds, cats have long fascinated humans.
Air Date: Wed, Feb 12, 2020 9:00 PM
Dogs have long been dependable companions by our sides. But it wasn’t always that way-and a look at their closest living relative, the wolf, makes it clear why. Researchers reveal how humans tamed fearsome canines over tens of thousands of years, and how modern dog intelligence and behaviors have made them indispensable companions.
Air Date: Sat, Nov 9, 2019 9:00 PM
A NEW LEASH ON LIFE: THE K9s FOR WARRIORS STORY highlights the journeys of three United States veterans struggling to adapt to life back home.
Air Date: Thu, Feb 7, 2019 8:00 PM
Dogs in a yard. Dogs at the park. Dogs at the beach. Dogs in restaurants? It’s possible. State lawmakers are considering bills that would give restaurants the option of allowing dogs in dining areas, under certain conditions. It’s a move fully supported by the Hawaiian Humane Society. State health officials have concerns.
Air Date: Wed, May 16, 2018 9:00 PM
Decode the latest advances in artificial intelligence. AI can interpret emotions, play games and even act as personal companions.
Air Date: Sun, Jun 11, 2017 8:30 PM
This is the story of the educated but penniless Emily (Lydia Wilson). During her duties as a lady’s companion for Lady Maria (Joanna Lumley), she meets her employer’s wealthy widower nephew, Lord James Walderhurst (Linus Roache).
Air Date: Thu, Jun 9, 2016 8:00 PM
Service animals provide essential support for those with disabilities, and the law says all establishments must allow them access. But what about comfort animals that provide emotional support? INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I discusses both types of working animals, and whether comfort animals have a place alongside service animals.