Teacher's Pet (also know as Disney's Teacher's Pet) is a American Disney animated television series about a dog who lives like a little boy. Created by Gary Baseman and directed by Timothy Björklund. Broadcast on Disney's One Saturday Morning on ABC and later Toon Disney, a feature film version was released in 2004 (with most of the cast from the show reprising their roles). The show ran from 2000 to 2002. The show was influenced by Gary Baseman's dog, Hubcaps. He would wonder what the dog would do while he was gone. He made this show in honor of him, with Spot portraying Hubcaps. Hubcaps died in 2002.