Henry’s Amazing Animals is an educational children’s nature program produced by Dorling Kindersley and originally broadcast on the Disney Channel in 1996. Its following program was Audubon’s Animal Adventures. It currently plays in syndication on Treehouse TV in Canada. It is also available on VHS.
The show centres around the interactions of Henry the Lizard, a green CGI gecko with purple spots, and an unseen narrator. Each episode centers on a theme relating to the episode’s subject matter, such as Henry traveling through prehistory in a time machine in an episode about Prehistoric Animals. Henry is usually faced with some kind of predicament or work, always relating to the episode’s theme, which he resolves by the end of the episode, often learning a lesson of some sort in the process.
Original titleHenry's Amazing Animals
First air dateApr. 16, 1996
Last air dateJul. 06, 1999