You wouldn’t necessarily think of a television dog show as “interactive.”
But the National Dog Show Thursday on NBC, noon-2 p.m., will show you how, if you have a dog of your own, it could be.
Okay, you can’t drive Rover to the show and expect to come home later that afternoon with a blue ribbon.
But if you have the time and inclination, there’s a good chance Rover could do something even more valuable and rewarding: become a therapy dog.
Read more: National Dog Show backs therapy program with broadcaster David Frei's Angel on a Leash effort – NY Daily News.
“It is difficult to be cynical about Christmas specials that highlight homeless dogs. Difficult, but not impossible. The most heartbreaking aspect of tonight’s programming is that pet lovers with the holiday spirit must choose between two shows with similar premises but vastly different tones.”
Paige Wiser reviews two canine specials airing tonight:
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