Elmer Fudd spots Bugs in a pet shop window, but after he takes him home Bugs heckles him and complains about having to eat carrots.

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Bugs Bunny (voice) (uncredited)
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Elmer Fudd spots Bugs in a pet shop window, but after he takes him home Bugs heckles him and complains about having to eat carrots.

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4 January 1941 (USA)  »

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Bugs has a different voice than usual in this cartoon. See more »

Quotes

Elmer Fudd: That was weawwy an awfuwwy good weg of wamb.
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Referenced in Behind the Tunes: Bugs - A Rabbit for All Seasonings (2003) See more »

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The Fountain in the Park
(1884) (uncredited)
aka "While Strolling Through the Park One Day"
Written by Ed Haley
Sung by Arthur Q. Bryan as Elmer Fudd
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Of course you realize, this means more cartoons!
8 July 2007 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

Probably the two main significances of "Elmer's Pet Rabbit" are that the wacky leporid featured in "A Wild Hare" now has a name, and that he utters his famous "Of course you realize this means war!" for the first time. Mostly, the Termite Terrace crowd was still trying to figure out what exactly to do with this long-eared rascal. It's certainly a must-see for hard-core fans of this genre, but others will probably have little reason to take interest.

But make no mistake, it's quite hilarious what Bugs Bunny does to the eternally gullible Elmer Fudd. Clear shades of things to come abound throughout the cartoon. I recommend it.


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