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Pluto spots Dinah the dachshund and is smitten, but she ignores him. He uses a giant bone to steal a kiss, and hides behind a mirror, but still no luck. Then Dinah is nabbed by the ... See full summary »

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Pluto spots Dinah the dachshund and is smitten, but she ignores him. He uses a giant bone to steal a kiss, and hides behind a mirror, but still no luck. Then Dinah is nabbed by the dogcatcher, and Pluto goes in to free her. Their thrilling escape finally gets Pluto another kiss. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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27 July 1945 (USA)  »

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The label on Dinah's cage at the pound reads "Dinah" in long shots and "Dachshund" and a street address on close-ups. See more »

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Edited into Donald and His Duckling Gang (1977) See more »

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Not a favourite, but a nice Pluto short
20 September 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Canine Casanova doesn't really do much fresh with its premise, some of it is predictable, and the climax could have had much more tension than it had. Dinah is charming and adorable if little more than a plot device. Pluto however is his cute and energetic self, and the short still manages to be sweet and funny. The animation is bright and colourful, with everything drawn very nicely and the music is lush and characterful, synchronising with the action wonderfully(that always was one of the biggest strengths of the Disney shorts).

Overall, not a favourite and somewhat unexceptional, but nice and solid stuff that still manages to entertain and charm. 7/10 Bethany Cox


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