My Pet Shame
Got an embarrassing pet problem? The My Pet Shame clinic is open for business. Resident vet Marc Abraham is taking on some of the nation’s most humiliating and cringeworthy animal issues one by one. From flatulent felines to anti-social alpacas, stinky terrapins to pet pigs with halitosis - each episode sees a menagerie of shameful ills checked in, treated and cured. Along the way there is plenty of pet care advice and take home tips. The series is presented by actress and animal lover Joanna Page from successful comedy series Gavin and Stacey who is always there with a sympathetic ear and a word of encouragement for those blushing animal owners.
S01:E01 - Episode 1
The Pet Shame clinic is open for business helping embarrassed owners across the Nation with their awkward animal issues. Vet Marc Abraham is at the helm with advice whilst presenter Joanna Page offers a sympathetic ear. Tonight we meet Dillon the dalmation who constantly behaves like a nervous wreck; Millie a very destructive house bunny; Moog a flatulent feline; and Lulu a Bull Mastiff who is struggling to have puppies. Plus, there’s more pet medical and behavioural advice for a pug that won’t stop licking thin air and an aggressive iguana in the Pet Shame gallery.
S01:E02 - Episode 2
Presenter Joanna Page and vet Marc Abraham welcome a fresh batch of embarrassing pets to the Pet Shame clinic. Tonight they tackle JD, a Jack Russell with a taste for other dog’s poo and his owner’s knickers – he’s even had to have a pair surgically removed from his gut. Also booking in for treatment is Tigerlily a Siamese who picks fights with the rest of her feline family; Honky a cockatoo whose love for her owner is sending her into jealous rages; and Ralph a bully boy rabbit who bites children. Plus the Pet Shame gallery features a chronically humping Maltese terrier and a pygmy goat with abandonment issues.
S01:E03 - Episode 3
It’s time to tackle a fresh raft of embarrassing pet problems at the Pet Shame clinic. The cases facing vet Marc Abraham tonight are Clouseau the cat who constantly urinates all over his owner’s beautiful home, including a brand new sofa; Toby a horse failing to be rehomed from a rescue centre due to a nasty condition that means he is drooling green slime; Columbo a pug with excess wind; and Whisper a ferret with an overzealous killer instinct. There are more pet care tips and advice in the Pet Shame gallery which features a toilet seat chewing terrier and a parrot that’s plucking it’s feathers out.
S01:E04 - Episode 4
The doors of the clinic are open once more to embarrassed pet owners from across the UK. This time vet Marc gives advice to the owners of George, an African Grey with severe mealtime tantrums; then there’s Lexi a Staffordshire bull terrier who likes to lick visitors from top to toe; Whalid is a tegu lizard who’s having trouble shedding his skin; Domingo is an alpaca causing trouble in the herd with his alpha male antics; and Jasmine the cat is driving her owner mad with a constant stream of live mice brought back to the house in the dead of night. Plus the Pet Shame gallery features an obese cat and a snoring spaniel.
S01:E05 - Episode 5
Presenter Joanna Page and vet Marc Abraham meet more embarrassed pet owners and their animals seeking help from the Pet Shame clinic. Tonight’s cases are Rupert, a micro pig with bad breath; Ninja a cat who constantly claws and bites her owner and anyone bold enough to go near her; Hope a Great Dane suffering from constant itching; and Dick and Phil a pair of very smelly terrapins. Plus , this week’s Pet Shame gallery features a urinating wolf dog and a cat that steals from the neighbour’s clothes lines.
S01:E06 - Episode 6
A cat that likes to lick male human nipples; a miniature horse who thinks he’s a dog; a potty mouthed parrot; a weimeraner with an embarrassing self-licking habit; and a Jack Russell terrier with blocked anal sacs all come through the doors of the Pet Shame clinic tonight. Presenter Joanna Page visits a chinchilla rescue centre and there are more tips and advice in the Pet Shame gallery for a poo-eating Labrador and a toe-chasing tortoise.