Best TV shows and movies about dogs to watch this weekend

Whether you’re looking to laugh out loud or have your heartstrings pulled, watching these TV shows and movies for dogs lovers is the perfect way to spend a weekend.

With classic TV shows featuring some of television’s most famous canine characters to documentaries and family-friendly comedies, there’s plenty of doggy fun to binge-watch!

This is my list of the best TV shows about dogs that are available for viewing on Amazon Prime, Netflix and other platforms.

1. Dog Dynasty

Dark Dynasty K9s specialize in breeding some of the world’s most fearsome guard dogs.

Have your preconceptions of pit bulls turned upside down, celebrate a family living the American dream and have your mind blown by the incredible bond between man and beast.

2. Dog

With a dog named Lulu by his side, Army Ranger Briggs races down the Pacific Coast to make it to a soldier’s funeral on time.

Along the way, Briggs and Lulu drive each other completely crazy, break a handful of laws, narrowly evade death, and learn to let down their guards to have a fighting chance of finding happiness.

3. Canine Intervention

Canine Intervention features Jas working with a variety of dogs and their owners to fix issues ranging from behavior to obedience. 

Featuring 6 action-packed episodes, the stunning transformations these dogs undergo will warm your heart and prove that with care and training, no dog is beyond redemption.

4. Think Like a Dog (Amazon 2020)

After a 12-year-old tech prodigy’s science experiment goes awry, he forges a telepathic connection with his best friend .

Joining forces, this dynamic duo uses their unique perspectives on life to overcome complications at home and at school with hilarious consequences.

5.  A Dog’s Journey (Netflix 2019)

A dog’s extraordinary bond with his human deepens when he befriends the man’s granddaughter, reincarnating to protect and support her as she grows up.

The sequel to A Dog’s Purpose, this film picks up right where the last popular installment left off, with beloved dog Bailey finding a new mission in the form of Ethan’s granddaughter, CJ. 

6. The Healing Powers of Dude (Netflix 2020)

When an 11-year-old boy with social anxiety disorder starts middle school, he finds strength in a scruffy emotional support dog named Dude. 

Together, the pair encounter all the hallmark toe-curling moments from all our school days with only each other to help make it through.