The Pet Shop

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The Pet Shop
Starring Gail Compton (host)
Gay Compton
Country of origin  United States
Running time 30 minutes
Original channel DuMont
Original release December 1, 1951 – March 14, 1953

The Pet Shop was an American television program broadcast on the DuMont Television Network. The series ran from 1951 to 1953, and was a primetime series on pet care hosted by Gail Compton and his young daughter Gay.[1]

The program, produced and distributed by DuMont, aired on Saturdays at 7:30 pm ET on most DuMont affiliates. The series was cancelled in 1953. DuMont replaced the series with local (non-network) programming.

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  1. ^ McNeil, Alex (1980). Total Television (4th ed.). New York: Penguin Books. ISBN 0-14-024916-8.


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