Animals in Action was a wildlife documentary series created by Mike Linley for Anglia Television. Originally, the series was only shown in the morning as one of the programmes for schools, but the final series was broadcast on Children's ITV and ran for 10 episodes from 4 September 1986 to 6 November 1986.

Mike appeared with Matthew Kelly as a special guest on the first week of September to see the launch of his new series.