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Black Dog was the twelfth story of the fifth season of Big Finish Productions' Short Trips series. It was read by Louise Jameson.

Publisher's summary[]

To dream of the Black Dog is to die in terror within the week. The Doctor thinks it nothing but mindless superstition... but then Leela dreams the dream.

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  • The Earth Empire, which has a seal, is preparing to handover control of Canus Alpha to the native population. The Empire first settled the planet 30 years earlier.
  • Medicinal bugs are used.
  • The Canus Alphans have grey waxy skin and webbed hands. They were polytheistic before the Black Dog came.
  • The TARDIS arrives during the first decade of the Alphan rainy season.
  • There are four benedrillian mines in the system.
  • The Black Dog is a god invading dreams, unaffected by prayers or incantations.
  • The Doctor describes Leela as "the greatest hunter who has ever lived" and says she "hunted god."
  • Psychic energy is mentioned.

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