The wandering adventures of an intelligent German shepherd dog.

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Dorrell McGowan
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London ...  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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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 October 1979 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Vagabund - Die Abenteuer eines Schäferhundes See more »

Filming Locations:

Hawkesbury, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The series is a modern day western. Hobo, whose background, origins, motivation, and ultimate destination are never explained, wanders from town to town and befriends those who need help. At the end of each episode, despite the people he helped attempting to adopt him, he would head off by himself, preferring to be on his own. See more »

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Referenced in Moone Boy: Boylé Boylé Boylé (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Maybe Tomorrow
(theme song)
Composed by Terry Bush
Lyrics by John Crossen
Sung by Terry Bush
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It is still being aired on CTV
9 August 2008 | by jasonbenjSee all my reviews

It is still being aired on CTV, at least in the Vancouver area.

CTV-VAN Ch. 9

Saturday, August 16, 2008 7:30 AM Episode: "Snapshot" Hobo helps a young boy (Mark Polley) and his mother to understand each other better.

Saturday, August 23 7:30 AM Episode: "Diamonds are a Dog's Best Friend" An elderly magician (Patrick Macnee) unwittingly assists in a diamond theft and is blamed for the crime.

I also watched it this morning; episode where a guy just gets out of jail... there is a crazy taxi ride, some stolen money, goofy criminals... I was howling.


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