Best Animal YouTube Channels to Melt your Heart

Internet and social media users have shown that they like to watch animals. Both funny videos with pets and inspiring stories with wild animals are among the most-watched videos on YouTube. Channels that upload this type of content get a lot of real YouTube subscribers and views.

In this list, you will find the best animal channels on YouTube to inspire you and melt your heart.

YouTube Competiton

#1 Brave Wilderness

  • Subscribers: 17.4 million

The Brave Wilderness Channel is one of the most popular animal channels on the platform. Its videos bring wildlife closer to you as you can get a more detailed look at every animal. Over the years, its videos have gained more than 3 billion views.

Brave Wilderness

#2 Maymo

  • Subscribers: 9.71 million

Maymo is a beagle dog with its own YouTube channel. The videos on the channel are all funny, quirky, and entertaining. Recently, the channel has also added Potpie, another dog. Pets are always fun to watch, and so this channel always gets real YouTube subscribers.


#3 BBC Earth

  • Subscribers: 7.81 million

BBC Earth brings you quality videos on nature and wildlife. Among the videos, you will find documentaries, animal features, lists, and even VR 360 videos. BBC Earth’s videos will both entertain and educate you.

BBC Earth

#4 The Dodo

  • Subscribers: 6.83 million

The Dodo features heartwarming stories of animals that beat the odds and manage to obtain a happy life. The channel aims to make viewers care about the wellbeing of animals. The stories are all inspiring and millions of real YouTube subscribers watch them.


#5 Animal Aid Unlimited, India

  • Subscribers: 5.69 million

Animal Aid Unlimited is an animal rescue center in India. In their videos, you will watch inspiring stories of rescue animals. Moreover, you can watch their transformation from mistreated and hurt into healthy and happy animals.

Animal Aid Unlimited, India

#6 Hope For Paws – Official Rescue Channel

  • Subscribers: 4.91 million

Hope For Paws is another animal rescue center. All of their videos show stories from animals that have been abandoned or hurt and needed rescue. The results are all heart-warming and restore faith in humanity.

Hope for Paws

#7 Animal Planet

  • Subscribers: 4.62 million

With Animal Planet, you can explore nature and all life forms. Through their videos, you get a closer look at wild animals and watch stories with pets and other animals.

Animal Planet

#8 funnyplox

  • Subscribers: 4.04 million

Funnyplox is all about the entertaining side of pets. This channel is full is very popular funny compilations of pet and baby videos. The results are hilarious and real YouTube subscribers have given them more than 1 billion views.

Funny Plox

#9 Kritter Klub

  • Subscribers: 3.59 million

In Kritter Klub’s YouTube channel, you can find adorable, funny, and inspiring pet stories. This channel is the international version of the South Korean channel “SBS Animals” and its videos have over 1 billion views.

Kritter Klub

#10 Nat Geo WILD

  • Subscribers: 3.31 million

National Geographic Wild is a channel dedicated to animals, both domesticated and wild. The videos are all high in production value and they are based on scientific research. These videos are entertaining and educational and are for the whole family.

Net Geo Wild

Real YouTube subscribers like animal channels that will warm their hearts and inspire them. All of the above animal channels are worth checking out for their wonderful content.

Disha Verma is a Mass Media student from International School of Business & Media (ISBM). She lives in Maharastra, India and loves to write articles about Internet & Social Media. When she is not writing, you can find her hanging out with friends in the coffee shop downstreet or reading novels in the society park.