How to Install Animal Planet on Chromecast with Google TV

Animal Planet on Google TV

Animal Planet is an American multinational TV channel that was launched on October 1, 1996. You can watch the lifestyle and habitat of wild animals and domestic pets in documentaries in Animal Planet Go. Animal Planet has an educational gaming app where you can play games by finding the names of wild and pet animals. Animal Planet GO can be installed and used on most streaming devices, including Google TV.

Though Google TV is a new device, you can install the app with ease. By using the Play Store, you can get the Animal Planet GO app on your Chromecast with Google TV.

Steps to Install Animal Planet on Google TV

[1] Switch on your Google TV to get the home screen.

[2] Navigate to the Search option.

Animal Planet on Google TV- search bar

[3] Using the on-screen keyboard, type Animal Planet.

Animal Planet on Google TV- Type Animal planet

[4] Select the Animal Planet app.

[5] Then, tap the Install option, and it will start its downloading process.

[6] After the download, click Open to launch the Animal Planet app.

[7] Log in to the Animal Planet account and start to access the content on your TV.

Steps to Cast Animal Planet on Google TV

[1] Connect your smartphone (Android or iPhone) and Google TV to the same WiFi connection.

[2] Open the Play Store or App Store and install Animal Planet GO on your smartphone.

[3] Open the Animal Planet GO app, and log in with your account.

[4] Then, select the Cast icon.

[5] The screen will list the nearby devices. From that, choose your Google TV.

[6] Choose any content and it will begin to cast on your Google TV.


1. Is there an app for Animal Planet?

Yes, you can install the Animal Planet Go app to stream the content.

2. What is the most popular show on Animal Planet?

Growing Up Wild, Dogs 101, The Jeff Corwin Experience, Untamed & Uncut, Big Cat Diary, Weird, True & Freaky, and Meerkat Manor are some of the popular shows on Animal Planet.