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I don't beg (all that often), but please watch "Downward Dog" (8:30 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4). It's a very charming, highly amusing new half-hour comedy about a dog and his owner.
Yes, the dog Martin talks. But only sort of. We hear his thoughts. He occasionally speaks to the camera (like on "Modern Family"). But he doesn't talk to people. Or cats. Or other dogs.
Elsewhere on TV ...
• "Survivor" (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Only six castaways will still be in the game after two shocking tribal councils; castaways pour their hearts into a challenge that could be the key to their safety. A winner will be declared in next week's season finale.
• "The Goldbergs" (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Erica feels like she's not ready to graduate; Barry's plans with Lainey fall apart; Dana surprises Adam. (Season finale)
• "Blindspot" (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): The FBI copes with a tragedy; Jane faces an uncertain future. (Season finale)
• "Shots Fired" (7 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): There's a shocking discovery about the Auxiliary Deputy program; a ruling is made in Ashe's custody case; Gov. Eamons makes a tough decision.
• "Arrow" (7 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Black Siren returns to help Chase.
• MLS (7 p.m., KMYU): New York City FC at Real Salt Lake
• "Speechless" (7:30 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): The family prepares for their flight to J.J.'s camp. (Season finale)
• "Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders" (8 and 9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): A woman is murdered while on a yoga retreat in Nepal; an American ballerina is kidnapped in Russia. (Series finale it's been canceled)
• "Modern Family" (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Luke and Manny graduate from high school. (Season finale)
• "Law & Order: SVU" (8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): A young woman is raped by a member of her church group.
• "NOVA" (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): "Chinese Chariot Revealed" looks at design secrets that made chariots a war machine for hundreds of years.
• "Empire" (8 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): Cookie seeks revenge on Giuliana.
• "The 100" (8 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Jaha and Kane disagree; Clarke tries to save a friend.
• "Brockmire" (8 p.m., IFC): Brockmire must choose between staying in Morristown or returning to the major leagues. (Season finale)
• "Designated Survivor" (9 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Hannah Wells tries to prevent a final attack; Kirkman authorizes a nationwide manhunt for the mastermind behind the conspiracy. (Season finale)
• "Chicago P.D." (9 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Lindsay's mother, Bunny, becomes a murder suspect when her boyfriend is shot; high school students overdose on drugs; Lindsay finds herself up against the review board.
• "Food Delicious Science" (9 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): How the chemistry in food affects the brain and creates cravings.
• "Fargo" (11 p.m., FX): Nikki and Ray's retaliation has consequences for Emmit; Gloria and Winnie start connecting the dots.
• "Archer" (11 p.m, FXX): Archer and Trexler try to escape a rampaging Dutch.
• "Gomorrah" (11 p.m., Sundance): Pietro decides to target O'Principe, the most respected boss.
• "Nobodies" (11 p.m., TV Land): Hugh's romance with Sam heats up, which annoys Rachel.
• "Lopez" (11:30 p.m., TV Land): George appears on a Latino talk show hosted by a clown.