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Dog Eat Dog
WriterAllen MacDonald,
Dustin Lee Abraham
DirectorDuane Clark
Original AirdateNovember 24, 2005
Previous Episode: A Bullet Runs Through It, Part 2
Next Episode: Still Life

Dog Eat Dog is the ninth episode in season six of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.


When a man is found dead in a dumpster having literally eaten himself to death, the CSIs retrace his steps to find out how it could have happened. Meanwhile, a divorcing couple are found dead together on the floor of their house, where their dog becomes the first suspect.


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Main Cast

Guest Cast

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  • Big Weenie by Eminem
  • I Want it All by Depeche Mode
  • Hung Up by Madonna
  • My Name Is by Eminem
  • Baby's Got a Temper by Prodigy


Catherine: Do you think we may be able to ID the hotdogs through the ingredients?
Hodges: No. Believe it or not most hotdog companies are very proprietary over their recipes.
Catherine: How about though griddle marks?
Hodges: Oh, yeah, I'll run it through the hot dog appliances database.


  • The "Aunt Jackpot's Pretzels" napkin has the logo superimposed on a blank napkin. The logo seamlessly covers the bottom part of the stack of napkins where several napkin layers overlap. The logo is also very bright and reflective.


  • While Hodges is sorting out the stomach contents he labels all the containers with the different types of food: one says "mac & cheese" another "bacon"; etc. And on the last container, the one with the newspaper ad for the buffet (which the victim had swallowed), there's a label that says "WEIRD."
  • During this episode, when they "fade to black" for the commercial breaks, the first time you hear a chomping sound and the second time a dog barking.
  • The Prader-Willi syndrome's characteristics are hypotonia, hypogonadism, hyperphagia, cognitive impairment and difficult behaviors.
  • In this episode, we learn that Brass is cleared by the review board for the shooting of Officer Bell.
  • Hodges can't stand the smell of hot dogs especially hot-dog-breath.
  • This is the last episode where Nick has his mustache.

See Also

CSI:Las Vegas Season 6
Bodies in MotionRoom ServiceBite MeShooting StarsGum DropsSecrets and FliesA Bullet Runs Through It, Part 1A Bullet Runs Through It, Part 2Dog Eat DogStill LifeWerewolvesDaddy's Little GirlKiss-Kiss, Bye-ByeKillerPirates of the Third ReichUp in SmokeI Like to WatchThe Unusual SuspectSpellboundPoppin' TagsRashomamaTime of your DeathBang-BangWay to Go