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Walsh's Animals; BIRDWATCH


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Walsh's Animals
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Series Description

Series Description An animal show for grown-ups as well as kids. For the last ten years, first with the Massachusetts SPCA and since then with the London-based International Society for the Protection of Animals (whose American office he then headed), John Walsh has been point man in the effort to control the natural and man caused horrors menacing the plantet’s wildlife. Every week on “Walsh’s Animals” deals with both domestic and wild animals, in an effort to provide people with information to help save endangered wildlife and to correct domestic abuses. Footage of the ways animals live in the wild combined with tips on animal care are a regular feature of each show.

See October 1973 Prime Time for cover story. Series release date: 10/1/1973

Program Description

Series hosted John Walsh, animal rescue expert with the World Society for the Protection of Animals.



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Broadcast program

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Chicago: “Walsh's Animals; BIRDWATCH,” 09/28/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 23, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB200C1E0D1B40B0BC41C2A307BF8B62.
MLA: “Walsh's Animals; BIRDWATCH.” 09/28/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 23, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB200C1E0D1B40B0BC41C2A307BF8B62>.
APA: Walsh's Animals; BIRDWATCH. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB200C1E0D1B40B0BC41C2A307BF8B62
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