Watchdog

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Watchdog or watch dog may refer to:

Animals[edit]

Computing[edit]

  • Watchdog timer, a device that detects faults and initiates corrective actions

Public oversight[edit]

An individual or group that monitors the activities of another entity (such as an individual, corporation, non-profit group, or governmental organization) on behalf of the public to ensure that entity does not behave illegally or unethically:

Books[edit]

  • Watchdog, a novel by Laurien Berenson from her Melanie Travis Mysteries series
  • Watch Dogs: Dark Clouds, a novel by John Shirley, based on the video game

Comics[edit]

Music[edit]

Film and television[edit]

Video games[edit]

Watch Dogs is a video game franchise published by Ubisoft, comprising the following games:

Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]

  • Dog watch, a work shift in a maritime watch system that is half the length of a standard watch period