"When people write me, when they reach out, they want help," Dr. Phil says.
"My viewers hold me to a very high standard, and anything we do on this show, we better do it right. We better do it straight. We better do it honest, and it better meet the standards that they're looking for," Dr. Phil says.
Over the years, Dr. Phil has made quite a few animal references. Here are some of Dr. Phil's favorite animalisms.
"Kickin' and floppin' like a fish."
"She's on me like a duck on a June bug."
"That dog don't hunt with me."
"I'm a pretty good judge of horse flesh."
"Faster than a chicken with his feathers on fire."
"If you can't run with the big dogs, don't get off the porch."
"You'd be better off trying to baptize a cat."
"You haven't got any more idea than a goose on how to get from where you are to there."
"You can put feathers on a dog. That don't make it a chicken."