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I remember few details, TV show for kids probably educative featuring an old man and his dog, I think they were in the old man's workshop. If i recall correctly the dog was one of those hairy dogs like the one in the picture. The only episode I remember they were working with nails and they drop them, so the man takes a magnet and put it inside a jar in a way he could lift the nails and release them from the magnet easily. I watched this in the 80s and the origin of the show is probably European or American.

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Was the dog real or a puppet?

Latter case, I immediately had to think of The Fraggles, similar to the Muppets, but from the UK. Go to the page and scroll down a bit to see the old Doc Crystal (an inventor) and his dog Sprocket.

I'm not 100% sure on that since it's been soo long (only seen it a few times in the 80's) and I don't really remember any real educational elements, although I might have been too young to really notice them.

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Yes, it is. Thanks –  S182 Mar 29 at 9:53

It sounds like you are describing Doc and Einstein in Back to the Future, but that was a trilogy of movies.

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