What to Watch on Saturday: A Yukon vet, a sea monster and a Lifetime death clique

Posted by Brooke Cain on April 12, 2014 

Dr. Michelle Oakley and horse trainer and owner Luke check out one of his horses on his land near Destruction Bay, YT.


Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet (9pm, Nat Geo Wild) - It’s the premiere of a new reality series about veterinarian Michelle Oakley, who tends to the animals of the Yukon territory of Canada. In the opener, Dr. Oakley performs a check on a team of sled dogs, gives a fertility exam to a dairy cow, aids a dog with a face full of quills and treats an owl with a broken wing. It airs right after Nat Geo Wild’s popular series about a very “old-school” (i.e. “sometimes hard to watch”) rural Michigan vet, “ The Incredible Dr. Pol.”

Also on tonight . . .

Death Clique (8pm, Lifetime) - A Lifetime movie about a jealous rivalry between three high school girls that escalates into a shocking act of violence that leaves one of them dead. The victim’s mother becomes more determined to find her missing child and obtain justice for her daughter.

Bermuda Tentacles (9pm, Syfy) - Oh, if ever a movie title needed an exclamation point at the end . . . Tonight’s stellar Syfy offering is about an elite Navy rescue team dispatched to the Bermuda Triangle after Air Force One goes down the president on board. The efforts to save the commander in chief end up putting the entire country at risk from a vicious sea monster.

Orphan Black: The Cloneversation (8pm, BBC America) - “Orphan Black” cast members, including Tatiana Maslany, Jordan Gavaris, Dylan Bruce and Evelyne Brochu, discuss Season 1 and offer a sneak peek at Season 2, which debuts April 19. Wil Wheaton hosts.

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