Go, Dog. Go!
Season 1 promotional poster
Based onGo, Dog. Go!
by P. D. Eastman
Developed byAdam Peltzman
Directed by
  • Andrew Duncan
  • Kiran Shangherra
Voices of
Theme music composerPaul Buckley
Opening theme"Go, Dog. Go!" by Paul Buckley, Reno Selmser and Zoe D'Andrea
ComposerPaul Buckley
Country of origin
  • United States
  • Canada
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes18 (35 segments)
Production
Executive producers
  • Adam Peltzman
  • Lynn Kestin Sessler
  • Chris Angelilli
  • Josh Scherba
  • Stephanie Betts
  • Amir Nasrabadi
ProducerMorgana Duque
Editors
  • Ken Mackenzie
  • Gina Pacheco
  • Ryan Valade
Running time24 minutes (full)
12 minutes (segments)
Production companies
Release
Original networkNetflix
Picture formatHDTV 1080p
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26) –
present
External links
Website

Go, Dog. Go![1] is an educational computer animated children's streaming television series based on the 1961 children's book of the same name by P. D. Eastman, which was developed for Netflix by Adam Peltzman.

Co-produced by DreamWorks Animation Television and WildBrain Studios, the series premiered on January 26, 2021.[2] A second season was released on December 7, 2021.[3]

Premise

Go, Dog. Go! revolves around the lifestyle of two young canines, Tag Barker and Scooch Pooch, in their town of Pawston.

Voice cast

Episodes

SeasonEpisodesOriginally released
19January 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)
29December 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)

Season 1 (2021)

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date
11"Welcome to Pawston"
"Ruff Day on the Job"
Andrew DuncanAdam PeltzmanJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)

Welcome to Pawston: Tag Barker meets her new neighbor Scooch Pooch, and as she shows him around town, Tag tries everything to get him to the party in a tree. Unfortunately, her impatience ends up stranding the 2 on a mountain far from the party.

Ruff Day on the Job: Tag and Scooch help Gerald, a new mail dog, deliver the mail during his first day. The only problem? They keep getting chased by rowdy dogs!
22"Dark Park Bark Lark"
"The Fast and the Curious"
Andrew DuncanMark BankerJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)

Dark Park Bark Lark: Tag wants her and Scooch to have the best seats before a Barkapella concert at the end of the day, but Scooch has to finish off a long list of chores first. While Tag offers to help, Frank and Beans want the best concert seats, and will stop at nothing to make sure they can't get them.

The Fast and the Curious: Spike Barker has left the Race Cadets, and Tag is ecstatic about filling in his spot. When she employs Scooch as her crew chief during Race Cadet tryouts, however, she doesn't listen to him until it's too late, causing them to lose a point.
33"Old Dog, New Tricks"
"Snoozie-Hullabaloozie"
Andrew Duncan
Kiran Shangherra
Jordana Arkin
Adam Peltzman
January 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)

Old Dog, New Tricks: The Barker family is having a family talent show, and when Tag chooses Grandpaw to be her teammate, they set off to find a new trick to win the show.

Snoozie-Hullabaloozie: On a special day where all of Pawston get to sleep for the entire day, Tag doesn't want to sleep, and she and Scooch try to have fun without waking up the others. When they wake Frank and Beans, however, they find the 2 are far less considerate, especially when they ring a giant doorbell and wake the whole town.
44"Show Dog, Show"
"Keys to Victory"
Kiran ShangherraMatt SmithJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)

Show Dog, Show: Tag has made a new car she wants to show at a one-day only car show. Unfortunately, Cheddar Biscuit brings along several of her clown friends, and they end up being later and later, Which causes Everyone To Miss Tag's car Show.

Keys to Victory: Sam Whippet, the Pawston racing champion, loses the car keys for his race car before a big race. The Race Cadet candidates are therefore needed to find it or Sam will lose for the first time in history.
55"Pupcakes"
"Stink or Swim"
Kiran Shangherra
Andrew Duncan
Alex Ganetakos
Brian Clark
January 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)

Pupcakes: Scooch has made a delicious pupcake and Tag wants everyone in Pawston to try one. Unfortunately, her gusto ends up making an absolute mess of the kitchen.

Stink or Swim: A competition is in progress to clean the beach, and the winners get the entire beach to themselves for one day. Unfortunately, Frank and Beans have no interest in cleaning the mess, and they set out to make the place an absolute pigsty.
66"A Ball for All"Andrew DuncanMark BankerJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)
Tag and Scooch forget to give balls to their mothers on Ballentines day, and they set off to a legendary island full of balls to correct their big mistake where they meet a dog named Fetcher, who has been stranded on the island ever since he was a pup.
77"Ding Dong Day"
"Grand Sam"
Kiran ShangherraNicole BelisleJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)

Ding Dong Day: Paw Barker brings Tag to his doorbell store for Take Your Child to Work Day, but although she means well, Tag finds that she has yet to develop to required skills to sell doorbells.

Grand Sam: The Race Cadet candidates are undertaking an obstacle course to further their chances to become official Race Cadets, but while Gilber and Cheddar Biscuit get a paw on teamwork, Tag and Frank are determined to beat each other, and they end up losing points for abandoning their teammates.
88"Clucky Day"
"Take Me Out to the Fetch Game"
Kiran ShangherraAdam PeltzmanJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)

Clucky Day: Scooch is feeling down as he is missing a special day about chickens on his old farm. While Lady Lydia distracts him, Tag sets out to bring the holiday to Pawston, and sets out to get chickens with Beans's help.

Take Me Out to the Fetch Game: When Pawston's local fetch coach mixes up game days, Tag and Scooch must find the players for the day's big fetch game before the team automatically loses, but one particular player is proving hard to find.
99"Dog the Right Thing"Andrew DuncanMark BankerJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)
On the final challenge to become Race Cadets, Tag is giving it her all, but she succeeds in a way she never expects.

Season 2 (2021)

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date
101"Snow Dog, Snow"Kiran SangherraAdam PeltzmanDecember 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)
Sniffmas is headed for a disaster when Sandra Paws crash lands and her sleigh can't be fixed. While Tag and Scooch head off to save the holiday, Beans tries hard to get local scrooge Frank to understand the true meaning of the holidays.
112"All Paws on Deck"
"Bonestand and Deliver"
Andrew DuncanMatt Smith
Nicole Belisle
December 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)

All Paws on Deck: A thoughtful Tag tries to re-create the first time her parents met for their anniversary, but her attempts only send the family towards chaos.

Bonestand and Deliver: Tag rallies a crew to rebuild the Bonestand for Pawston's 100th anniversary, but Frank and Beans make things difficult as the days go by.
123"Catch Me If You Sam"
"Toy Driver"
Kiran SangherraNicole Belisle
Matt Smith
December 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)

Catch Me If You Sam: On Tag's first day as a race cadet, she tries to break the rules to win, but learns a lesson when her actions rack up guilt and almost cause harm.

Toy Driver: Ma accidentally donates Tag's old toys to puppies, and Tag hurries to get them back, but quickly learns how hurtful it can be to swipe something from a young one.
134"Frank and Beans with Chili"
"Little Hound on the Prairie"
Kiran SangherraBrittany AshleyDecember 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)

Frank and Beans with Chili: Beans fells left out when his stunt-dog cousin, Chili, comes to town and spends time with Frank, and is determined to get his best friend back. However, he takes some questionable risks doing so.

Little Hound on the Prairie: Tag learns all about her ancestors, and how they named -and built- the town of Pawston 100 years in the past.
145"Chaser and Chewer"
"Recipe for Adventure"
Andrew DuncanAdam PeltzmanDecember 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)

Chaser and Chewer: Tag and Scooch play heroes Chaser and Chewer while waiting for their next issue, but they have to stop Frank and Beans as the bad guys.

Recipe for Adventure: Grandmaw and Tag try to gather ingredients for a famous family recipe for some delicious cookies (which have never been made successfully in the past), but Tag finds that they may be biting off more than they can chew.
156"Raiders of the Lost Bark"
"Slow Dog Slow"
Andrew DuncanNicole BelisleDecember 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)

Raiders of the Lost Bark: Gilbert finds an ancient golden slipper, but despite his warnings Tag and Scooch touch it and it breaks, and go on an adventure to find the other one, before Gilbert figures out the truth.

Slow Dog Slow: The Race Cadets pair up with senior dogs they have to take care of them on a relaxing day, but Tag and Scooch's senior is anything but relaxing. In fact, he's still full of youthful energy and refuses to sit around or go slow.
167"Board Silly"
"Sing for the Fences"
Kiran SangherraMatt SmithDecember 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)

Board Silly: Tag and her friends turn the streets of Pawston into an interactive board game, but Frank and Beans keep cheating, wanting to win more than have fun.

Sing for the Fences: The dogs compete to write an anthem for pop star Kelly Korgi to sing at the town's anniversary bash. However, they have tough competition.
178"Fast Frank's Fixit"
"Tail-kwondo"
Kiran SangherraLucas MillsDecember 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)

Fast Frank's Fixit: The Pawtomotive Garage (The Barker family's garage) has some competition when Frank builds a new car fixing shop nearby in an effort to get treats. Unfortunately for Frank, his fixes focus on efficiency rather than quality, and the cars he repairs fall apart not long after.

Tail-kwondo: The mysterious Master Wag (which happens to be Manhole Dog) invites Scooch to train at his secret cave to help him become a Tail-kwondo master, but Tag first tries a method that doesn't involve the typical training régime.
189"Happy Birthday Pawston"Kiran SangherraMatt SmithDecember 7, 2021 (2021-12-07)
It's the day of the big party (Pawston's 100 anniversary bash), but Tag doesn't know if Kelly Korgi is coming to perform. Can she and Scooch fetch her in time, or will it be too late?

Production

The series was first announced back in 2019 as part of seven Netflix Original Preschool shows targeted at 2-6 year olds.[6] It was originally going to be released late 2020, but was delayed until January the following year. The first season consists of nine episodes, each 24 minutes in length.[1] All episodes featured 2 11-12 minute stories, though episodes 6, 9 and 18 are 2-parters and episode 10 is a full length episode.

Release

Go, Dog. Go! premiered on January 26, 2021, globally on Netflix.[2] A trailer was released on January 6, along with an array of teaser clips released by different publications.[7][8]

References

  1. ^ a b "NETFLIX TO LAUNCH DIVERSE SLATE OF ORIGINAL PRESCHOOL SERIES FROM AWARD-WINNING KIDS PROGRAMMING CREATORS". Netflix Media Center. Retrieved July 23, 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Milligan, Mercedes (January 6, 2021). "Trailer: DreamWorks' 'Go, Dog, Go!' Speeds to Netflix Jan. 26". Animation Magazine. Retrieved January 6, 2021.
  3. ^ "Season 2 of 'Go, Dog. Go!' Debuts on Netflix December 7". Animation World Network. November 11, 2021. Retrieved November 11, 2021.
  4. ^ "James Cast As A Leading Voice In New Netflix Series". 4 January 2021. Retrieved 4 January 2021.
  5. ^ "Go, Dog, Go Review 2021 Tv Show Series Season Cast Crew Online". Entertaining Movies. Retrieved 26 January 2021.
  6. ^ Patrick, Hipes. "Netflix Boosts Preschool Slate With Seven New Series". Deadline. Deadline. Retrieved 26 January 2021.
  7. ^ Britt, Ryan. "Beloved 'Go Dog. Go!' Book Is Coming To Netflix — Watch an Exclusive Clip". Fatherly. Retrieved 26 January 2021.
  8. ^ Gabby & Friends (January 6, 2021). GO, DOG. GO! | Season 1 Trailer | NETFLIX. YouTube. Retrieved January 6, 2021.