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Woof! It’s A Dog’s Life; Woof! It's A Dog's Life 101


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Woof! It’s A Dog’s Life
Woof! It's A Dog's Life 101
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Broadcast 1998 This series provides the definitive guide to living happily with a dog. Host Margolis brings dog owners and animal enthusiasts his lively, sometimes quirky lessons in training and understanding dogs. From choosing the perfect puppy to combating problem behavior, WOOF! covers the spectrum of issues facing dog owners. Each program contains segments on training basics, personality types and a feature with a well-known guest or specially trained dog. Series release date: 1998

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Uncle Matty demonstrates a personality test he uses to help future owners choose their new best pal; getting down to basics, Matty reveals techniques for leash-breaking puppies and gives basic training tips to a group of dogs and their "parents." In his California kennel, Matthew talks about the personality types of specific dog breeds and later transforms Roger Clinton's dog Bear into a "protective pussy cat."

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