The Mighty Weasel

Discover the truth about the infamous weasel family. Do these critters deserve their bad reputation?

  • Fred Vigeant

On Nature discover the truth about the infamous weasel family, often portrayed as villains and associated with unsavory behavior.

Do these critters deserve their bad reputation? To find out, follow the adventures of first-time weasel mom Bandita, raising her kits in a unique garden, and meet tiny but mighty orphan weasel Twiz on her journey back to the wild.

New, ground-breaking science uncovers the problem-solving abilities of the honey badger, the secrets behind the ferret’s legendary flexibility and the wolverine’s remarkable sense of smell. Step into the world of weasels as Nature reveals their real lives.

Learn about The Mighty Weasel on Nature February 19 at 8pm on WITF and through the PBS Video app.

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