“Bark! The Herald Angels Sing”
Season 1, Episode 6
Dcxmas 111312
Air Date

December 2, 2012

Prod. code



Neal Israel


John Peaselee

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Bark! The Herald Angels Sing is the sixth episode in Season 1 of Dog with a Blog. This episode scored 3.8 million viewers.


With Christmas coming up Avery is getting nervous because Ellen has always given her presents she hates. When Avery finds out that they will make lists she is excited. But Ellen is upset because she likes giving surprise gifts and is able to convince Bennett to do surprise gifts that year to Avery's dismay. Later she gets Tyler and Chloe in her room and tells them of Ellens bad gifts. They are horrified of some of the gifts Ellen has given and decides to find the gifts she has gotten that year so they can get the horror out of their system. However, Avery is surprised when Tyler and Chloe get good gifts. Hoping to get a good gift this year she is disappointed when she gets a Christmas poncho instead. When she starts to say how much she hates the gifts she has gotten Ellen overhears. Avery apologizes to Ellen and Ellen becomes determined to get Avery a good gift. On Christmas morning both Ellen and Avery are nervous about the present. When Avery finds out it is a gift card she is happy because it's what she wanted. The episode ends when they're neighbor Phil Trummer who the family doesn't like goes next door when he believes Bennett wrote him a letter inviting him though Stan is the one who wrote it and teaches the family how to dance.


Main Cast

Guest Cast

  • Jeff Doucette as  Phil Trummer


  • The title, Bark! The Herald Angels Sing, is a reference to the Christmas song, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing.
  • Chloe makes an Up reference when talking to Trummer in a scene.
  • X KUBE is a parody of the Microsoft XBOX, one of The most best-selling game consoles.
  • Stan the dog was played by Kuma (only) in this episode. Kuma did one last episode after this one.
  • This is the last 2012 episode.
  • On the end, Avery got a gift card as a gift.
  • Chloe got a doll and Tyler an X KUBE.
  • First appearance of Phil Trummer.


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