Fictional Puppies: These Are Some Memorable Animated Dogs

Dogs are often called “man’s best friend,” and it is easy to see why. With their wagging tails, furry coats, and adorable personalities, dogs are the perfect companions for any adventure! But what about fictional dogs? When we watch animated movies or TV shows, it can be hard not to fall in love with the adorable dogs that grace the screen. Here are some of the most memorable animated dogs that have made us laugh, cry, and feel all the emotions in between.


One of the most famous animated dogs of all time is undoubtedly Pluto, the loyal pet of Mickey Mouse. Pluto first appeared in 1930 in the short film The Picnic and has been a staple of the Disney universe ever since!

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In this film, Pluto is actually called “Rover,” and he is Minnie’s dog, not Mickey’s. However, Walt Disney decided to change his name to Pluto to capitalize on the popularity of the newly discovered planet. What do you think of this change?

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