A jackpot in Finnish television industry

The second season of Love of the Wild was a jackpot in Finnish television industry. The series won the Golden Venla Award for Best Program of the Year 2017 by public vote, the main prize of the most most valued gala in Finnish TV industry.

The audience loved the authenticity of the main characters, and Äijä the dog became the most famous dog in Finland. He even went to the Golden Venla gala to receive the trophy for Best Program.

The second season introduced a new main character, and the series was sold worldwide to over 30 countries. In autumn 2017, the Love of the Wild book written by Mika Kulju was published by Gummerus publishing house.

Premiered in autumn 2017
Best program of the Year, Golden Venla Gala
12 x 28 min
Full HD
Language: Finnish, English subtitles
Broadcaster: YLE

Yle Areena, Love of the Wild