It's hunting season, and all the ducks are wisely staying undercover - apart from this freshly-hatched little duckling, who turns out to be more than a match for two inept would-be hunters....

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It's hunting season, and all the ducks are wisely staying undercover - apart from this freshly-hatched little duckling, who turns out to be more than a match for two inept would-be hunters... Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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Title Card: Dedicated to those duck hunters who leave at dawn with loaded gun
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Title Card: and come home late loaded.
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More Deranged Fun From Tex Avery
4 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Tex Avery knew what his audience/fan base liked:fast paced cartoons with a surreal twist. Here's further proof. Two dog duck hunters (no names,but you know it has to be Lenny & Junior)are trying to bag a duck, despite the fact that they can't shoot ducks before six a.m. When the right time arrives, they manage to shoot down a freshly hatched baby duck right out of the sky. This is no every day duck. This is a duck with an evil agenda. The duck manages to terrorize those two hunters through out the short with a non stop grab bag of dirty tricks. Some more sadistic fun from the crew at MGM. No dialog here (unless you count the little duck's silly laugh as dialog).


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