What’s Happening This Weekend? Feb. 11-12, 2012

We’ve got an extended “What’s Happening This Weekend?” column today due to The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show presented by Purina® taking place on Monday and Tuesday! Look for a lot of dog coverage on TV over the next few days!

Be sure to check your local listings. All times are Eastern Time Zone.

SATURDAY

9am-10am Dogs 101, Animal Planet

11am-9pm Pit Bulls and Parolees, Animal Planet

8pm-9pm Dog Whisperer, Nat Geo WILD

In this special 150th Valentine-themed episode, Cesar visits newlyweds Justin and Jeanine Buller, whose two dogs, Lucy, a Jack Russell terrier, and Betty, a Chihuahua mix, are wreaking havoc on their love nest. Cesar then lends a hand to Michael Hurwitz and his girlfriend Corey, who met online and feel nervous about introducing their dogs — an aggressive German shepherd named Roxy and a dominant Bouvier des Flandres named Frankie.

9pm-11pm Dog Whisperer, Nat Geo WILD

9pm-10pm Pit Bulls and Parolees, Season 3 Unleashed, Animal Planet

Look back at some season highlights and get updates on several featured dogs.

10pm-11pm Street Dogs of South Central, Animal Planet

This special documentary follows a stray dog on the streets of Los Angeles. Narrated by Queen Latifah.

11pm-midnight Dog Whisperer, Nat Geo WILD [replay of special 150th episode]

SUNDAY

Midnight-1am Street Dogs of South Central, Animal Planet

This special documentary follows a stray dog on the streets of Los Angeles. Narrated by Queen Latifah.

1am-3am Pit Bulls and Parolees, Animal Planet

9am-11am Dogs 101, Animal Planet

7pm-8pm The Rise of Black Wolf, Nat Geo WILD

Follow the journey of a rebel named Black Wolf who breaks from his pack and survives to be one of the oldest wolves in Yellowstone.

MONDAY (times are ET)

8-9 p.m. The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show presented by Purina®, live on USA Network
9-11 p.m. The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show presented by Purina®, live on CNBC

TUESDAY (times are ET)

Tuesday’s coverage features the Sporting, Working and Terrier Groups, and Best In Show.
8-11 p.m. (ET) The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show presented by Purina®, live on USA Network

Note for our readers in Canada:
The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will be aired on Discovery World Feb. 16 and 17 at 8pm,
Discovery Channel on Feb. 18 & 19 at noon


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