Australian shepherd Heidi watches Planet Earth in bed

  • Footage shows Heidi the Adorable Australian shepherd watching Planet Earth
  • She waits to fetch her doggy bed before pulling up in excitedly front of the TV
  • Heidi is becoming a social media sensation for her TV watching rituals

Nelson Groom for Daily Mail Australia

They say you cannot teach an old dog new tricks, but it seems they do like to learn about the natural world.

Meet Heidi, the adorable Australian shepherd who loves nothing more than unwinding by watching David Attenborough’s Planet Earth.

And this breed of pooch only kicks her paws up in comfort.

Heidi waited to fetch her doggy bed before pulling up for some quality wildlife TV time.

Heidi the Australian shepherd  loves nothing more than unwinding by watching David Attenborough's Planet Earth

Heidi the Australian shepherd  loves nothing more than unwinding by watching David Attenborough's Planet Earth

Heidi the Australian shepherd loves nothing more than unwinding by watching David Attenborough’s Planet Earth

Heidi is becoming something of a social media sensation for her educated taste in entertainment.

The video of her has drawn some 80,000 views and an outpouring of praise from doting commenters.

‘Watching a dog watch tv….10/10 entertainment ,’ one commenter wrote.

‘My god that’s so cute,’ another wrote.

Other snapshots on her personal Instagram account show her starting the day with a fresh cup of coffee.

Millions of humans have been gripped by the BBC’s Planet Earth II but as they tune in to witness the beauty and power of nature – it seems they are not alone. 

This breed of pooch knows how to relax in comfort: Heidi waited to fetch her doggy bed before pulling up for some quality wildlife TV time

This breed of pooch knows how to relax in comfort: Heidi waited to fetch her doggy bed before pulling up for some quality wildlife TV time

This breed of pooch knows how to relax in comfort: Heidi waited to fetch her doggy bed before pulling up for some quality wildlife TV time

Heidi is becoming something of a social media sensation

Heidi is becoming something of a social media sensation

She is seen here turning towards the camera with her tongue out

She is seen here turning towards the camera with her tongue out

Heidi is becoming something of a social media sensation for her sophisticated taste in entertainment

Other snapshots on her personal Instagram account show her starting the day with a fresh cup of coffee

Other snapshots on her personal Instagram account show her starting the day with a fresh cup of coffee

Other snapshots on her personal Instagram account show her starting the day with a fresh cup of coffee