Doogie Howser, M.D.

Season 3 Episode 6

Lonesome Doog

Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Oct 30, 1991 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Personal journal of Doogie Howser, M.D.: OCTOBER 24, 1991… Maybe Wanda's right. You can't hold on to the past and still ride off into the future… I'm back in the saddle again.

  • Notes

    • The German episode title is "Wanda ist wieder da", meaning "Wanda's Back".

    • Though credited, Belinda Montgomery, Lawrence Pressman, Kathryn Layng, Markus Redmond, and James B. Sikking do not appear in this episode.

    • TV Rating:
      Canada: PG
      USA: TV-PG

    • Joe Kenworthy, Bill Thiederman, Dean Okrand and Mike Getlin won the 1992 Emmy Award for "Outstanding Individual Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Comedy Series or a Special" for this episode.

  • Allusions

    • The episode title is a play on the title of the 1989 television miniseries Lonesome Dove, nominated for numerous awards and considered one of the finest examples of the Western genre in recent decades.