Dog the Bounty Hunter is an American reality television series on A&E which chronicles Duane "Dog" Chapman's experiences as a bounty hunter. With a few exceptions, the series took place in Hawaii or Dog's home state of Colorado. Dog and Beth have since started a new tv show, Dog and Beth: On the Hunt. On May 21, 2012, A&E canceled the series after eight seasons. The series began airing in syndication on September 16, 2013.