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A dog named Rover explains to a black, down-on-his-luck shaggy dog named Andy how he got his master. He went into a hotel room and bothered someone taking a bath--Porky Pig. Porky doesn't ... See full summary »

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Porky Pig / Rover / Sandy (voice) (uncredited)
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A dog named Rover explains to a black, down-on-his-luck shaggy dog named Andy how he got his master. He went into a hotel room and bothered someone taking a bath--Porky Pig. Porky doesn't want Rover as a pet, no matter how many times Rover tries to make Porky adopt him. Written by Ondre Lombard <olombard@artist-bros.org>

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Remade as Little Orphan Airedale (1947) See more »

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Singin' in the Bathtub
Music by Michael Cleary
Played when Porky is taking a bath
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Loved Mel's Scottish Impression
12 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Basically, this is a tale in flashback of one dog, who now is well-fed and happy, telling a hungry, lonesome dog how he got a master to take care of him.

I wish we had more of him (the hungry dog) in this cartoon. Mel Blanc is just awesome with his different voices in this one: First, he's that lonesome mutt: a Scottish dog "Rover," who Mel exaggerates the way Scot's roll their "r's." Then he's another dog: "Sandy," the now-fed dog who tells the story. He has a strong NYC accent which is right up Mel's alley. And, of course, he's Porky Pig. I laughed at the Scot more than anything and wish his role had been bigger.

The artwork with the New York city buildings, inside and out, the sidewalks and streets is fantastic. Note: Porky's residence is "Termite Terrace," the place the Looney Tunes creators called their place of work.


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