UK broadcaster Channel 4 has ordered Dogs Behaving Badly from Liberty Bell Productions.
The (1×60) doc follows Graeme Hall, also known as the “The Dogfather”, as he comes to the aid of desperate dog owners who need help with some of the country’s most misbehaving canines.
The dogs included are Addie, a jealous miniature poodle from Weymouth with a huge grudge against his owner’s boyfriend; Rome, an out of control great dane from Southshields; Gus a food stealing, escape artist labrador who can open any door, from Warrington and in Liverpool, Winston a bulldog locked into a battle for territory with Dexter the raging westie.
With over a decade of training, Graeme has helped train over 4,300 dogs and their owners. With his specific approach of combining knowledge and understanding, he helps the owners get a feel for their dogs and the results they are looking for.
Dogs Behaving Badly was commissioned by Channel 4′s head of formats Dominic Bird and will be made by Liberty Bell Productions, makers of Dave Gorman: Modern Life is Goodish, The Three Day Nanny, Scrappers and Nev’s Indian Call Centre. The series producer is Tim Quicke and the executive producer is Jamie Isaacs
Dogs Behaving Badly will air March 2017.