While searching for what the department hopes is a missing woman, Monk takes in her dog.
Did You Know?
While tending to Shelby, Monk uses the Sha-Poopie, a catch-in-action pooper scooper. The device was invented by Tony Shalhoub's brother Dan. See more
The entire plot turns on a completely erroneous "fact" - that Australian shepherd puppies are born without tails. This is not true. Their tails are removed, or "docked", when they are a few days old. See more
This dog is really, really smart. I've been teaching her tricks.
Lt. Randall Disher
Oh, like not to lick me, not to drool, not to roll over, not to, you know, discharge anything.