Episode Archive


Where Are They Now?

When Brandon and his Lucky Dog team join a local parade to raise awareness for animal rescue...

Frankie

A Beagle mix with an aversion to training reveals a troubled past, but if Brandon can earn...

Evie

Surf’s Up! A Chihuahua mix hopes to make a splash with a water-loving family, but before Evie can...

Nikki

Brandon must earn the trust of a Wheaten Terrier Mix who shows difficulty adjusting to life outside of a cage...

Sebastian

In order to prepare a young Husky for life with his new family, Brandon must make sure that this former escape artist can...

Arts & Entertainment

Becoming a photographic model requires special training for a spaniel mix named Bean, the same is true for...

Foxy

A Tennessee Brindle mix is given a unique opportunity to help a young girl who is struggling with anxiety...

Aussie

Before he can find a new home for a Golden Retriever-Collie mix that was surrendered by his previous family, Brandon must...

Bear

Big dogs often present unique training challenges, but the difficulty is compounded for Brandon when...

Cosmo

While a new family transforms their home to welcome a Yorkie mix, Brandon discovers a dark truth....

Dakota

Before a rescued Malamute mix can provide comfort to a teenager with anxiety, Brandon must first help the dog overcome...

Two’s Company

Discover how some of Brandon's rescued pups find additional purpose and extra challenges when they...

Bean

When a Spaniel mix poses a unique opportunity for a high school student to develop her talents, Brandon realizes that...

Lolly

A Maltese mix appears to be an ideal lapdog for a senior, but the dog’s boundless energy makes preparation for...

Best of: Home Improvement

Even during some major construction at the Lucky Dog Ranch, Charlotte, Spirit, and three other dogs undergo...

Pax

A young couple reaches out to Brandon in hopes of finding a playmate for their current dog, but...

Sheela

An Australian cattle dog mix seems like the perfect companion for an adventurous couple looking to embrace...

Teri

A retired couple reaches out to Brandon in hopes of finding a dog that will help them stay active...

Patches

A timid Chihuahua/Min Pin mix presents Brandon with an unexpected obstacle as he works to...

Spirit

A street smart stray could strike the right chord with a rock n’ roll family, but even if Brandon takes Spirit off the street...

Luna

Brandon rescues a fun-loving German Shepherd that was found as a stray, but the dog's boundless energy...

Buddy

A newlywed couple decides to jump-start their new life together by rescuing a puppy, but before..,

Olive

Brandon trains a four-year-old poodle mix to work alongside a child advocate in the Missouri court system...

Charlotte

When an heeler/Chihuahua mix loses her front leg due to neglect, Brandon steps in to give her a second chance...

Ollie

A middle-aged underdog gets a second chance with an empty nester looking to spread her own wings...

Atlas

Brandon thinks a black German shepherd has what it takes to become a service dog, but is one-year-old Atlas...

Special Connections

Being pack animals, dogs possess an instinctual need to bonds, but some bonds run deeper than others...

Otto

When a ranch employee takes a leave of absence to recover from an ongoing medical condition, Brandon trains an...

Dodger

Brandon rescues a calm schnauzer mix in hopes of placing him in a home with two autistic boys, but before...

Dottie

A last minute rescue gives one senior dog the chance to live out her golden years in an exciting new role...

Stewie

Brandon adopts a hand shy dachshund mix with a history of prior abuse, but before Stewie can officially settle into...

Handing Over the Reins

Brandon prepares six shelter dogs for life after the ranch, but before he “hands over the reins...”

Scarlett

Brandon rescues a two-year-old golden retriever that lives life in the fast lane, but when Scarlett’s new family...

Hachi

A homeless dog discovers a second chance with a once-homeless family that also spent time in and out of shelters...

Odie

A standard poodle named Odie could be the emotional support animal one young woman needs to conquer her severe anxiety...

Maverick

A devoted mother reaches out to Brandon in hopes of finding a support animal for her autistic son...

JoJo and Rhi Rhi

Unwilling to separate two lifelong pals, Brandon rescues JoJo and Rhi Rhi in hopes of placing them in the same forever home...

Best of Friendships

They’re called “Man’s Best Friend,"but for these five dogs, companionship defies age, size, gender and even species...

Riley

Brandon transforms an “un-trainable” two-year-old spaniel mix into one of the most talented...

Maggie

A spaniel mix named Maggie could be the perfect companion for a couple that recently lost their beloved golden retriever...

Lola

When conventional training methods fail to pull a timid Welsh terrier mix named Lola out of her shell, Brandon recruits...

Darby

A middle school teacher reaches out to Brandon in hopes of adopting her very first dog. But if nine-month-old Darby...

New Skills

For five lucky shelter dogs, a forever home is right around the corner. But before they can step into their new lives, they...

Jemma

An outgoing German Shepherd/Lab mix could be the perfect canine ambassador for one woman’s bed and breakfast, but...

Skye

With Brandon’s help, a skittish White Shepherd mix learns to embrace the world around her...

Murphy

When a mischievous ten-month-old lab mix proves difficult to train, Brandon turns to toys to get results...

Glory

After the tragic loss of her husband, a grandmother reaches out to Brandon in hopes of finding a furry new companion...

Hazel

Step up! A couple reaches out to Brandon in hopes of finding the perfect companion for their current dog...

Bandit

Brandon hopes to place an intelligent Border Collie mix named Bandit into the home of the Bisaccia family, but...

Kyrie

In this episode, Brandon trains up a German Shepherd for a disabled veteran suffering from PTSD...

Motu

A cancer survivor, Julie, with a passion for the ocean finds a kindred spirit in Motu, a spunky Maltese mix...

Cleo

A Schnauzer mix’s training takes an off-road detour when Brandon discovers her new family members...

Pairing Up

Dogs are social animals that crave connection, but while some bonds come quickly, others take a little effort...

Shelby

In this episode, Shelby, the German Shepherd, doesn’t just need a home,...she needs a purpose...

Leah

A special education teacher hopes to adopt a Golden Corgi mix for his family, but before Leah can...

Tweety

A pint-sized Maltese mix could be the perfect remedy for one family’s heartache, but before Tweety can...

Kobe

Game on! Brandon rescues an “untrainable” terrier mix that was abandoned by his original owner, but if Kobe wants...

Lily

An impassioned mother seeks out Brandon’s assistance in hopes of finding a service dog for her disabled daughter...

Sawyer

A love for Retrievers comes full circle when one mother, whose life was saved by her childhood companion, seeks to adopt...

Stark

Hoping to incorporate a new dog into their upcoming nuptials, Niki and Vien set their sights on a one-year-old Lhasa Apso...

Groot

Follow the leader! When a submissive Dachshund mix proves difficult to train, Brandon seeks out...

Poppi

After months of scouring shelters, Brandon thinks he’s finally ready to cook up the perfect adoption for his Aunt Patti...

Rosie

Brandon helps turn a ten-month-old poodle mix into a therapy dog for a cancer survivor who’s hoping to...

Best of: Transformations

From makeovers to mindsets —every Lucky Dog goes through its own unique metamorphosis...

One Step at a Time

Whether it’s busting bad habits or cultivating news skills, true results require patience, consistency and above all else...

Grover

Diamond in the ruff! Grover, the two-year-old Poodle mix, might just be the perfect gem for an antique jewelry dealer...

Brando

Brando, the nine-month-old Rottweiler mix, gets a job offer he can’t refuse, but preparing this eighty-pound puppy...

Wilson

An LA-based photographer sets his sights on finding the perfect mascot for his photography business...

Overcoming Obstacles

Every dog faces its own unique hurdles in training, but with Brandon’s guidance, they’re all capable of achieving...

Junior

After the sudden passing of his former companion, a retired vet hopes a six-month old Chihuahua mix will mend...

Toto

A West Highland terrier mix catches the eye of a loving family looking to adopt their first dog...

Biscuit

In this episode, a debilitating skin condition leaves a French bulldog mix with little hope for adoption...

Shadow

Living alone for the first time in fifty years, retiree Gary seeks out a new companion in Shadow, a one-year old chihuahua mix...

Cora

Cora, an eight-year-old Dobie mix, gets a new shot at life when potential owner, Nikki, decides to...

Chance

From red collar to white collar! Marketing Executive Christina wants to adopt a puppy...

Sandy

In this special episode, a golden retriever answers the call of duty for a wounded warrior who’s in need...

Pluto

Lucky Dog is blasting off! Brandon rescues Pluto, a Tibetan Terrier mix with gravity defying energy...

Sadie

Brandon faces one of his biggest challenges yet and must find the perfect shelter dog to assist...

Ultimate Tests

From climbing a mountain to resisting temptation to swimming for safety, every dog that Brandon rescues...

Jasmine

Jasmine, the short haired pointer, suffered a tragic injury that takes thousands of dollars to fix. Brandon looks...

Evan

On the verge of a new chapter in their lives, the Sarac family hopes to adopt Evan, a four-year-old black Labrador mix...

Popcorn

In this episode, Brandon rescues Popcorn, a loveable English Bulldog saddled with a history of neglect...

Lucky

After the loss of their beloved family dog, the Levitt family seeks to mend their broken hearts by adopting Lucky...

A Family Affair

Brandon doesn’t just consider the dog when creating a training plan, he also factors in the needs of the forever family...

Jingles

After suffering from a bad case of kennel stress, Jingles the pointer mix must learn to shed his anxiety and...

Charlie

When Mojo the lab gets a case of the “terrible twos,” his family turns to adoption to find him a new playmate...

Out of the Box

Every dog presents its own unique set of challenges, and what works in one situation may require a bit more ingenuity...

Hershey

On this episode Brandon rescues Hershey, a dachshund mix with no training or history on a leash...

Bailey

The Weiss family gets their golden opportunity when Brandon rescues Bailey, a five-month-old pure bred Golden Retriever...

Barnaby

In this episode of Lucky Dog, Brandon rescues Barnaby, a tiny terrier with big-top potential...

Kai

Brandon thinks Kai has what it takes to become a therapy dog, but first he’ll need to teach Kai how to...

Coco

Brandon has his hands full after rescuing Coco, a skittish Border Collie mix from the streets of Los Angeles...

Roxy

In this episode Brandon helps an overwhelmed family narrow the choices to find the perfect rescue dog for them...

A Solution to Every Problem

Every dog has a unique personality made up of wonderful traits and not so great habits. In this episode...

Flash

Excited about passing on their love of adoption to their own adopted son, Tony and BJ set out to rescue Flash...

Oliver

Meanwhile, Oliver, a terrier mix, is found severely underweight, scavenging the streets of Los Angeles...

Randy

A mom can no longer put off delivering on her promise to her son Josh, who has been wanting a dog for years...

Luke

In this episode of Lucky Dog, Brandon rescues Luke, a shy Shepherd/Labrador mix who is full of love...

Daisy

Crystal, her daughter, and her fiancé are hoping to adopt Daisy, a terrier-poodle mix, to help make their new family complete...

Lolita

A single dad and his three young boys adopt Lolita, a smart, sweet Chihuahua, who helps bring new life to the household.

Emmitt

Brandon finds Emmitt an adoring family, but this episode proves that the road to adoption can at times be a tricky one...

Vinnie

Brandon works with Vinnie to overcome his fears and learn what it's like to be truly loved!

Willie

When Brandon McMillan rescues Willie, the Tibetan Terrier makes a big splash with his new family.