Dr. Dee: Alaska Vet

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Vet reality has heart -- and lots of bloody surgeries.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 17+

Based on 1 review

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Community Reviews

age 13+


As an animal lover I did not enjoy this show at all. One episode had multiple bulls restrained while having electrical instruments put up its rear end to collect their seman. The poor bulls were clearly traumatised and it was not nice to watch. The next episode they had to get a baby calf castrated and they used no pain relief and the Mum cow was in distress in the same pen trying to protect her baby. I enjoyed watching the mum cow head butting the doctor as she clearly deserved it.
age 10+

My nieces and nephews range from 8 to 18 and they love Dr Dee. They see the real world through a professionals eyes. The surgeries are real but my boyfriend of 40 + crindged more during surgeries-the kids were inthrawled- She is an inspiration to them.

This is a great show for kids from 8 on up. I was in Fairbanks on business and Dr Dee actually has a 4-H group started from 8 to 18 for pre veterinary medicine - she is wonderful in person as she is on the air and the kids love her. She pads most subjects but encourage 'reality' of life to all of them.

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