The wandering adventures of an intelligent german shepherd dog.

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 The Littlest Hobo / ... (114 episodes, 1979-1985)
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London is an extremely intelligent, wandering German shepherd who walks into a different place in each episode of this long-running television series, and comes upon people down on their luck or in trouble. London always befriends and helps the struggling person or persons. Then, when his job is done at episode's end, London declines to be the pet of the people he has helped and departs to continue his cross-country drifting. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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The series is a present day western. Hobo, whose background is unexplained and his origins, motivation and ultimate destination are also never explained, wanders from town to town and befriends those who need help and at the end of each episode, despite the people he helped whom would attempt to adopt him, he would head off by himself, as he appeared to prefer to be on his own. See more »

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Maybe Tomorrow
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Composed by Terry Bush
Lyrics by John Crossen
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There's a voice keeps on calling me.
27 November 2005 | by See all my reviews

Down the road that's where I'll always be, every stop I make, I make a new friend, I can't stay for long, just turn around, and I'm gone again.

Maybe tomorrow I'll want to settle down. Until tomorrow I'll just keep moving on.

So if you want to join me for a while. Just grab your hat, come travel light, that's hobo style.

Maybe tomorrow I'll want to settle down. Until tomorrow I'll just keep moving on.

Until tomorrow the whole world is my home.

Absolutely one of my favourite shows in the world is the Littlest Hobo. I just adored London from the time I first saw him which was when I was three up until I was nine. I don't think it takes a genius to figure out that they used several dogs for London but this London was very well trained. I hope that if he has any descendants that they're chips off the old block like their dad is.


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