Parents' Guide to

Puppy Place

By Ashley Moulton, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Heartwarming family adventures in foster dog parenthood.

TV Apple TV+ Drama 2021
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 9+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 6+
My 8 year old loves this show, and it's one that we can watch together (so many shows I just can't make it through!)
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age 4+

Adorable and smart

Kids will love the puppies. The stories are uncomplicated and the writing is smart for a kids' show. I particularly responded to the healthy and modern feeling relationship between the kids and the parents.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
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Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (3 ):

Kids who love dogs will likely enjoy Puppy Place despite its predictable plots and unrealistic dialogue. Each episode features a foster dog that's a different breed, and the canine stars are super adorable. Kids will like living vicariously through Lizzie and Charles, whose parents give them complete responsibility in taking care of the foster dogs. The show's writing could be better. While the siblings do get in realistic-ish disagreements with each other and their parents, they resolve their problems with trite monologues that fall flat. Kid viewers may not resonate with these siblings who don't quite feel like real, normal kids. Otherwise, the series advocates for treating furry friends with respect, and shows kids that they can help animals in need too.

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