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.
Did You Know?
The gag of the dog stopping from dragging his rear to say, "Hey, I'd better cut this out. I might get to like it," was originally intended to be left out of the final cut and used in the studio's yearly gag reel. Somehow it wasn't, and passed the scrutiny of the Film Board censors to be left in the cartoon. See more
Well... now I've seen everything.
Wiegenlied, Op. 49, No. 4
aka "Brahms' Lullaby"
Music by Johannes Brahms
Sung by the flea into the dog's ear See more