Animal Planet is a popular American pay television channel. This network brings you series and documentaries about wild animals and domestic pets. You can access all the content Animal Planet network on its official streaming app Animal Planet GO. With your TV provider subscription, you can watch the shows for free. You can catch up with your favorite shows at any time from the app. In addition, you can also stream live programs too and new content is added on regular basis. The most popular shows available on the app are The Zoo, Extinct or Alive, Little Giants, The Vet Life, Monster Favorites, Animal Cribs, Scaled, and more. Animal Planet GO app is available on many platforms including Firestick. Now, let’s get to know the procedure to watch Animal Planet on Firestick.

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Features of Animal Planet GO

  • The app allows you to download the shows to stream offline.
  • You can search for the content easily with different genres.
  • It brings you 3000+ full episodes to watch from current hits to classic favorites.
  • With the closed captioning support, you can understand the content in the best possible way.
  • By adding your favorites to the watchlist, you can access them quickly.
  • You can continue watching the episodes from where you left.
  • With the TV provider subscription get access to unlimited content.
  • New episodes are available on the same day it airs on the TV.

How to Watch Animal Planet on Firestick

Animal Planet GO app is available on Amazon Appstore, so you can install the app directly from the store.

1. Turn on your Firestick and navigate to the Home screen.

2. Click on the Find menu and select the Search option.

click on search menu to install animal planet on firestick

3. Using the on-screen keyboard, type Animal Planet and click the Search icon.

4. Pick the Animal Planet GO app from the search results.

5. Click Install to download the app on Firestick.

6. After installing, click Open to launch the Animal Planet GO app.

7. Now, the app will display an Activation Code on the TV screen.

8. Visit the Animal Planet activation link https://auth.animalplanet.com/link.

9. Enter the Activation Code and click on Activate.

enter the activation code to activate animal planet on firestick

10. The app will be activated on the Firestick device.

11. Further, Sign In with your TV provider subscription and stream the shows on your Firestick.

Alternative Way

As of now, the Animal Planet GO app is available only in the US, so if you want to access it outside the US you have to sideload the app on the device. And make sure that you use a VPN service when you want to access the unofficial app.

1. Launch your Firestick and go to the Home screen.

2. Click on the Find menu and select the Search option.

3. Type and search for the Downloader app and select the app from the search results.

search for downloader app to install it on the device

4. Click on Get or Download to install the Downloader app.

5. Return back to the home screen and click the Gear icon.

6. From that scroll down and select the My Fire TV option.

click my fire tv to watch animal planet on firestick

7. Proceed with the Developer Options on the next screen.

click on developer options

8. Go ahead and click on the Install Unknown Apps option.

click install unknown apps from the screen

9. Next, select the Downloader option and turn it on.

turn on the unknown apps aceess for downloader app

10. Launch the Downloader app from the home screen.

11. Select the URL field and type the link (https://bit.ly/35Wjs9j) to download Animal Planet on Firestick.

enter the download link to download animal planet on firestick

12. After typing click on the Go button.

13. When the file is downloaded, click Install to install the app.

14. Further, click Open to launch the app.

15. Sign In with your TV subscription and start streaming from the app.

Winding Up

If you love to stream animal-related shows, then you must use the Animal Planet GO app. Other than the given methods you can stream Animal Planet live using streaming providers like fuboTV, Philo TV, Hulu, PlayStation Vue, and AT&T TV Now. The TV providers like DirecTV, Dish, YouTube TV, and Spectrum offer Animal Planet channels. Install the Animal Planet GO app on your Firestick and enjoy streaming both live and on-demand titles. Was this article useful to you? Comment below.