Nature Cat

Nature Cat

Designed for kids ages 3-8, this series inspires viewers to get outdoors and develop connections with the natural world. Once his family leaves for the day, Fred, an average house cat, transforms into Nature Cat, "backyard explorer extraordinaire." With the help of his animal friends, Nature Cat embarks on action-packed adventures.

Recent Episodes

The Great Grasshopper Race/Fall for Hal | Sunday, December 8 at 10:00 AM ET / Sunday, December 8 at 9:00 AM CT

Mighty Mountain Climbers/Bug Eating Plants! | Sunday, December 8 at 10:30 PM ET / Sunday, December 8 at 9:30 PM CT

Daisy's Wildflower Round-Up/A Party for Squeeks! | Monday, December 9 at 7:30 AM ET / Monday, December 9 at 6:30 AM CT

Ice is Nice/Bird's Eye View | Tuesday, December 10 at 1:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 10 at 12:30 AM CT

Show all past Nature Cat episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Nature Cat's Nature Stories/Pattern Problema

28:46 | #220 | TV-Y

  • KET: Tuesday, December 10 at 7:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, December 10 at 3:00 PM ET / Tuesday, December 10 at 2:00 PM CT

The Queen of the Night/Space Rocks

28:55 | #131 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Tuesday, December 10 at 5:30 PM ET / Tuesday, December 10 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Wednesday, December 11 at 1:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 11 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Saturday, December 14 at 2:30 PM ET / Saturday, December 14 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Saturday, December 14 at 10:30 PM ET / Saturday, December 14 at 9:30 PM CT

The Deal with Eels/Skip It!

28:46 | #217 | TV-Y

  • KET: Wednesday, December 11 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 11 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Wednesday, December 11 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, December 11 at 2:00 PM CT

Onward and Songward/Why Did the Turtle Cross the Road?

28:55 | #303 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Wednesday, December 11 at 5:30 PM ET / Wednesday, December 11 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Thursday, December 12 at 1:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 12 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Sunday, December 15 at 2:30 PM ET / Sunday, December 15 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Sunday, December 15 at 10:30 PM ET / Sunday, December 15 at 9:30 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 23 at 7:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 23 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 23 at 3:00 PM ET / Thursday, January 23 at 2:00 PM CT

A Prickly Problem/A Shedtime Story

28:46 | #213 | TV-Y

  • KET: Thursday, December 12 at 3:00 PM ET / Thursday, December 12 at 2:00 PM CT

Woodpecker Picks a Place/Here Comes the Sun

28:46 | #118 | TV-Y

  • KET: Friday, December 13 at 7:30 AM ET / Friday, December 13 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Friday, December 13 at 3:00 PM ET / Friday, December 13 at 2:00 PM CT
  • KET: Sunday, December 15 at 10:00 AM ET / Sunday, December 15 at 9:00 AM CT

Flight of the Firefly/Thunderstruck

28:55 | #134 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Friday, December 13 at 5:30 PM ET / Friday, December 13 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Saturday, December 14 at 1:30 AM ET / Saturday, December 14 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, December 31 at 7:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 31 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, December 31 at 3:00 PM ET / Tuesday, December 31 at 2:00 PM CT

The Legend of Gold Gardens/Winter Dance Party

28:55 | #123 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Monday, December 16 at 5:30 PM ET / Monday, December 16 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Tuesday, December 17 at 1:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 17 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Saturday, December 21 at 2:30 PM ET / Saturday, December 21 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Saturday, December 21 at 10:30 PM ET / Saturday, December 21 at 9:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Tuesday, December 24 at 5:30 PM ET / Tuesday, December 24 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Wednesday, December 25 at 1:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 25 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, December 26 at 7:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 26 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, December 26 at 3:00 PM ET / Thursday, December 26 at 2:00 PM CT

The Glow Games/Have a Grape Day

28:55 | #133 | TV-Y

  • KET: Tuesday, December 17 at 7:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 17 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, December 17 at 3:00 PM ET / Tuesday, December 17 at 2:00 PM CT

Heartthrob Hamster/Astronuts

28:55 | #101 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Tuesday, December 17 at 5:30 PM ET / Tuesday, December 17 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Wednesday, December 18 at 1:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 18 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Sunday, December 22 at 2:30 PM ET / Sunday, December 22 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Sunday, December 22 at 10:30 PM ET / Sunday, December 22 at 9:30 PM CT
  • KET: Monday, January 6 at 7:30 AM ET / Monday, January 6 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Monday, January 6 at 3:00 PM ET / Monday, January 6 at 2:00 PM CT

Soil Turmoil/Wisteria Hysteria

28:46 | #219 | TV-Y

  • KET: Wednesday, December 18 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, December 18 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Wednesday, December 18 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, December 18 at 2:00 PM CT

Playground-Palooza/Small But Big

28:46 | #120 | TV-Y

  • KET: Thursday, December 19 at 3:00 PM ET / Thursday, December 19 at 2:00 PM CT

Croak and Swagger/Puddle Pool Party

28:55 | #132 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Thursday, December 19 at 5:30 PM ET / Thursday, December 19 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Friday, December 20 at 1:30 AM ET / Friday, December 20 at 12:30 AM CT

Snow Way to Keep Warm/So You Think You Know Nature

28:46 | #216 | TV-Y

  • KET: Friday, December 20 at 7:30 AM ET / Friday, December 20 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Friday, December 20 at 3:00 PM ET / Friday, December 20 at 2:00 PM CT
  • KET: Sunday, December 22 at 10:00 AM ET / Sunday, December 22 at 9:00 AM CT

Man-Oh-Mangrove/Northern Lights Sights

28:55 | #212 | TV-Y

  • KET: Monday, December 23 at 3:00 PM ET / Monday, December 23 at 2:00 PM CT

Ice is Nice/Bird's Eye View

28:55 | #124 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Wednesday, December 25 at 5:30 PM ET / Wednesday, December 25 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Thursday, December 26 at 1:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 26 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET: Monday, December 30 at 7:30 AM ET / Monday, December 30 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Monday, December 30 at 3:00 PM ET / Monday, December 30 at 2:00 PM CT

Secrets of the Old Prairie/A Sticky Sweet Tree Treat

28:55 | #304 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Thursday, December 26 at 5:30 PM ET / Thursday, December 26 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Friday, December 27 at 1:30 AM ET / Friday, December 27 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Saturday, December 28 at 2:30 PM ET / Saturday, December 28 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Saturday, December 28 at 10:30 PM ET / Saturday, December 28 at 9:30 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, January 31 at 7:30 AM ET / Friday, January 31 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Friday, January 31 at 3:00 PM ET / Friday, January 31 at 2:00 PM CT

Breezy Rider/Swamp Thing

28:55 | #103 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Friday, December 27 at 5:30 PM ET / Friday, December 27 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Saturday, December 28 at 1:30 AM ET / Saturday, December 28 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Sunday, December 29 at 2:30 PM ET / Sunday, December 29 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Sunday, December 29 at 10:30 PM ET / Sunday, December 29 at 9:30 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 30 at 7:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 30 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 30 at 3:00 PM ET / Thursday, January 30 at 2:00 PM CT

Are You My Egg?/SOS (Save Our Salad)

28:55 | #215 | TV-Y

  • KET: Sunday, December 29 at 10:00 AM ET / Sunday, December 29 at 9:00 AM CT

Muck Amok/Follow Those Footprints

28:55 | #102 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Monday, December 30 at 5:30 PM ET / Monday, December 30 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET PBS KIDS: Tuesday, December 31 at 1:30 AM ET / Tuesday, December 31 at 12:30 AM CT
  • KET: Wednesday, January 22 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 22 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Wednesday, January 22 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 22 at 2:00 PM CT

Animal Rescue Crew/Nature of Dreams

28:55 | #301 | TV-Y

  • KET PBS KIDS: Tuesday, December 31 at 5:30 PM ET / Tuesday, December 31 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KET: Friday, January 3 at 7:30 AM ET / Friday, January 3 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Friday, January 3 at 3:00 PM ET / Friday, January 3 at 2:00 PM CT
  • KET: Sunday, January 5 at 10:00 AM ET / Sunday, January 5 at 9:00 AM CT

Flamingo-A-Go-Go/What a Tangled Web

28:46 | #136 | TV-Y

  • KET: Wednesday, January 1 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 1 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Wednesday, January 1 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 1 at 2:00 PM CT

Return to Mighty Mountain/Welcome to the Vernal Pond

28:46 | #138 | TV-Y

  • KET: Thursday, January 2 at 7:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 2 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 2 at 3:00 PM ET / Thursday, January 2 at 2:00 PM CT

The Treasure of Bad Dog Bart/Pet Sounds

28:46 | #104 | TV-Y

  • KET: Tuesday, January 7 at 7:30 AM ET / Tuesday, January 7 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, January 7 at 3:00 PM ET / Tuesday, January 7 at 2:00 PM CT

Stop and Hear the Cicadas/Cold-Blooded

28:46 | #202 | TV-Y

  • KET: Wednesday, January 8 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 8 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Wednesday, January 8 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 8 at 2:00 PM CT

Plants Got the Moves/Magnet Mania

28:46 | #135 | TV-Y

  • KET: Thursday, January 9 at 7:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 9 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 9 at 3:00 PM ET / Thursday, January 9 at 2:00 PM CT

There's Gold in Them Thar Hills/Nature Cat and Mr. Hide

28:46 | #106 | TV-Y

  • KET: Friday, January 10 at 7:30 AM ET / Friday, January 10 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Friday, January 10 at 3:00 PM ET / Friday, January 10 at 2:00 PM CT
  • KET: Sunday, January 12 at 10:00 AM ET / Sunday, January 12 at 9:00 AM CT

The Shellersons/Only the Shadow Knows

28:46 | #137 | TV-Y

  • KET: Monday, January 13 at 7:30 AM ET / Monday, January 13 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Monday, January 13 at 3:00 PM ET / Monday, January 13 at 2:00 PM CT

Lights Out for Sea Turtles/Nature Art

28:46 | #203 | TV-Y

  • KET: Tuesday, January 14 at 7:30 AM ET / Tuesday, January 14 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, January 14 at 3:00 PM ET / Tuesday, January 14 at 2:00 PM CT

Freezin' in the Summer Season/Total Eclipse of the Sun

28:55 | #302 | TV-Y

  • KET: Wednesday, January 15 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 15 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Wednesday, January 15 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 15 at 2:00 PM CT

Stream and Shout/Hal's Day Off

28:46 | #109 | TV-Y

  • KET: Thursday, January 16 at 7:30 AM ET / Thursday, January 16 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Thursday, January 16 at 3:00 PM ET / Thursday, January 16 at 2:00 PM CT

Where Have All the Butterflies Gone?!/For the Birdies!

28:46 | #107 | TV-Y

  • KET: Friday, January 17 at 7:30 AM ET / Friday, January 17 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Friday, January 17 at 3:00 PM ET / Friday, January 17 at 2:00 PM CT
  • KET: Sunday, January 19 at 10:00 AM ET / Sunday, January 19 at 9:00 AM CT

Ocean Commotion - Part 1

28:46 | #139 | TV-Y

  • KET: Monday, January 20 at 7:30 AM ET / Monday, January 20 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Monday, January 20 at 3:00 PM ET / Monday, January 20 at 2:00 PM CT

Ocean Commotion - Part 2

28:46 | #140 | TV-Y

  • KET: Tuesday, January 21 at 3:00 PM ET / Tuesday, January 21 at 2:00 PM CT

Moth Frolic-Fest/Dune Patrol

28:46 | #201 | TV-Y

  • KET: Friday, January 24 at 7:30 AM ET / Friday, January 24 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Friday, January 24 at 3:00 PM ET / Friday, January 24 at 2:00 PM CT
  • KET: Sunday, January 26 at 10:00 AM ET / Sunday, January 26 at 9:00 AM CT

Ants Revolution/Tide Pool Tough

28:46 | #108 | TV-Y

  • KET: Monday, January 27 at 7:30 AM ET / Monday, January 27 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Monday, January 27 at 3:00 PM ET / Monday, January 27 at 2:00 PM CT

Cave Conundrum/Daisy's Colossal Fossil

28:46 | #105 | TV-Y

  • KET: Tuesday, January 28 at 7:30 AM ET / Tuesday, January 28 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Tuesday, January 28 at 3:00 PM ET / Tuesday, January 28 at 2:00 PM CT

Houston's Outdoor Adventure/Hotel Hal

28:46 | #204 | TV-Y

  • KET: Wednesday, January 29 at 7:30 AM ET / Wednesday, January 29 at 6:30 AM CT
  • KET: Wednesday, January 29 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 29 at 2:00 PM CT