Television Pets; How Many Do You Remember?


Pets have been around on TV for as long as I can remember (which is quite a while). Various pets have been featured on many television shows over the years. Some of them have even carried the entire show. They entertain, amuse and amaze with their tricks and talent. Here are some I actually remembered and some I found looking around the internet. As I was thinking and looking so many memories of these beloved pets returned. Go ahead and read through them and see how many of them you remember.

Mr. Ed – Mr. Ed, the horse, of course
Lassie – Lassie, the dog, of course
Flintstones – Dino the dinosaur
The Brady Bunch – Tiger the dog
Married with Children – Buck the dog
The Beverly Hillbillies – Duke the Hound dog
Topper – Neil the St Bernard
Full House – Comet the dog
Baretta’s – Fred the Cockatoo
Lost in Space -Vincent the dog
Sabrina the Teenage Witch – Salem Saberhagen the cat
Green Acres – Arnold the pig
Gentle Ben – Ben the bear
Skippy – Skippy the kangaroo
Flipper – Flipper the dolphin
The Addams Family – Kitty Kat the lion
Friends -Marcel the monkey
Columbo – Fang (or Dog) the dog
Dharma and Greg – Stinky and Nunzio the dogs
The Dukes of Hazzard – Flash the dog
Frasier – Eddie the dog
Hart to Hart – Freeway the dog
Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood – Bob the dog
Empty Nest – Dreyfus the dog
Saving Grace – Gus the dog
South Park – Jimmy the dog
The Bionic Woman – Maximillian the dog
Pee Wee’s Playhouse – Roosevelt the dog
That 70s Show – Schotzie the dog
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir – Scruffy the dog
Hazel -Smiley the dog
Mad about You – Murray the dog
Magnum PI – Apollo and Zeus the dogs
My Three Sons -Tramp the dog
Petticoat Junction – Dog the dog
Spin City – Rags the dog
Punky Bruster – Brandon the dog
The Roy Rogers Show – Bullet the dog
Mr Ed – Mr Ed the talking horse
7th Heaven – Happy the dog
Miami Vice – Elvis the Alligator
The Jetsons – Astro the dog
The Simpsons – Santa’s Little Helper the dog, Snowballs II the cat
Family Guy – Seabreeze the dog
Scrubs – Rowdy the dog
Honey West – Bruce the ocelot
Dukes of Hazzard – Flash the dog
The Munsters – Igor the bat
BJ & the Bear – Bear the chimp
The Cosby Show – Lamont the fish
Little House on the Prairie – Jack the dog
The Nanny – Chester the dog

If you remember any that are not listed, please let us know.


About Author

Devoted pet owner and now, devoted pet editor, Judi worked in traditional offices, keeping the books and the day-to-day operations organized. Taking her dog to work every day for over a decade never seemed odd. Neither did having an office cat. She knows what it's like to train a new puppy and she's experienced the heartache of losing beloved companions. Retired, she currently lives with her spoiled dog and four chickens (who are, interestingly enough, also spoiled).


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