IsTyler the dog on swamp people still alive

Yes! But it's reported that Tyler's been put on a strict diet and is being taken to the vet regularly to ensure he stays healthy.

Of interest, Tyler was actually rescued from a local shelter as a gift for Janice, owner Bruce's youngest daughter.

Tyler is out and about on tour! Event organizers of Covington County, Alabama's Sportsman Expo (June 28-30) report that Swamp People's Bruce Mitchell and his dog Tyler will be one of the headliners.

Swamp People rules! The Robertson men of "Duck Dynasty" recently lost to the Landry clan from "Swamp People" in Katie Couric's version of the family feud game on her "Katie" TV show.

Updated on Wednesday, May 22 2013 at 10:54PM EDT