Elmer threatens to give his dog a bath if he doesn't stop scratching, but the poor pooch is the victim of a hungry flea whose tools of the trade include pickaxes and dynamite.
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[the flea has detonated some explosive on the dog's rump; he is frantically dragging his butt on the floor
Hey, I better cut this out. I may get to like it.
Followed by A Horsefly Fleas
Under a Strawberry Moon
Music by Mabel Wayne
Played at the beginning when Elmer is reading the comic book
Also played during the flea's entrance
Also played when Elmer shakes flea powder on the dog See more