via press release:
SEASON FINALE OF THE INCREDIBLE DR. POL GIVES NAT GEO WILD ITS BEST-RATED TELECAST EVER … AGAIN!
Season Ends by Trumping Last Week’s Season High with a
HH 1.0 and P25–54 0.5 Rating
(WASHINGTON, D.C. — September 23, 2013) Nat Geo WILD’s #1 series The Incredible Dr. Pol ended its season on Saturday, September 21, at 9 p.m. ET with the highest- rated and most watched telecast ever in Nat Geo WILD’s history in all the key demos — including a 1.0 HH and 0.5 P25-54. It’s the second time in two weeks that the series has propelled the network to record ratings.
An average of 847,000 viewers over age 2, including 304,000 viewers in the key P25–54 demo, tuned in on Saturday — an increase of 9% and 13% from the previous record set on Saturday September 14, 2013.
Charming audiences and animal lovers everywhere, The Incredible Dr. Pol averaged a P25–54 0.3 rating over 6 episodes since kicking off season four on Saturday, August 17, at 9 p.m. ET.
Each episode of The Incredible Dr. Pol follows Dr. Jan Pol and his old-school approach to veterinary medicine, bringing us closer to cows, chickens, horses and countless other animals. Dr. Pol travels across rural Michigan to care for every family pet and head of livestock in need of his expertise and kindness … and no health insurance is required!