Forget about the sharks, it’s all about the barks as Nickelodeon unleashes the must-see TV event, “Nick Jr.’s Puppy Preschool,” kicking off Mon., March 2.
The week-long puppypalooza is packed with new episodes of “PAW Patrol,” and on-air spots featuring real puppies and kids.
The celebration will culminate with the world premiere of the live-action preschool special, “Mutt & Stuff,” created by children’s TV producers, Sid and Marty Krofft (“H.R. Pufnstuf”), and starring Calvin Millan and featuring the original star of “Dog Whisperer,” Cesar Millan.
The rollout for “Nick Jr.’s Puppy Preschool” week on Nickelodeon is as follows:
--1 p.m. Wed., March 4 – PAW Patrol “Pups’ Adventures in Babysitting”/ “Pups Save the Fireworks”-- Mayor Goodway calls on the PAW Patrol to rescue her twin niece and nephew, Julia and Julius, from a tree. / Mayor Goodway calls in the PAW Patrol to help find her fireworks for Adventure Bay Day and rescue piglets who have escaped.
--1 p.m. Fri., March 6 — PAW Patrol “Pups Save an Elephant Family”/ “Pups and the Mischievous Kittens”-- The PAW Patrol is called into action to find a lost baby elephant’s mom and dad. / Mayor Goodway calls in the PAW Patrol to stop Mayor Humdinger’s Kitten Catastrophe Crew from messing up the town.
--1:30 p.m. Fri., March 6 – Mutt & Stuff -- Set in a doggy day care, the live-action preschool special from creators Sid and Marty Krofft features kids, unbelievable dog tricks and adorable puppies. Guest stars include Calvin Millan and the original star of “Dog Whisperer,” Cesar Millan.