On Deputy Dawg

I wouldn’t consider Deputy Dawg as a big star – but he was a character during the golden age of cartoons that I watched. Besides, Fasab requested this post, and I am one who listens to requests from readers.

Points about Deputy Dawg

Created by Terrytunes

Originally aired on CBS from September 8, 1962 to May 25, 1963 (but only with 1 new episode in December 1962) – thus its 34 episodes

Voiced by legendary voice actor Dayton Allen

This was the first professional animation of the Felix the Cat creator

Served as a deputy sheriff in Mississippi who was friendly, loved to fish, and wanted to impress the sheriff

Catfish was his favorite catch

Supporting cast of characters included best friends Muskie Muskrat and Vincent van gopher; plus Moley Mole, Possible Possum, Ty Coon, Pig Newton, Sheriff, and Mrs. Deputy