Wishbone, a little dog with a BIG imaginationis is bridge between life and literature as he embarks on exciting journeys. He's escapades with kids of the fictional town Oakdale, trigger a series of daydreams. In these daydreams, he imagines himself as a character in modern-day scenes that parallel the storylines from classic literature, emphasizing universal themes explored in classic tales.
Last Episode01x18 Hot Diggety Dawg Aired: Nov. 01, 1995
Wishbone digs for Wanda, turning the day into the pages of Jules Verne's Journey to the Center of the Earth.
Series Fun Facts
- There were actually five "Wishbones". One dog named Soccer, the main actor, and four "stunt" dogs named Phoebe, Bear, Slugger, and Shiner.
- Larry Brantley, the voice of Wishbone, made an appearance in the episode "Rushin' to the Bone". He played the character Larry Brinkley, the man providing the voice to Wishbone's Scottish…
[show]Larry Brantley, the voice of Wishbone, made an appearance in the episode "Rushin' to the Bone". He played the character Larry Brinkley, the man providing the voice to Wishbone's Scottish character "Mr. MacPooch" for a dog food commercial.
- Every episode was shot on two interior soundstages, and one exterior backlot. There was a "contemporary" set, and a "fantasy" set built for each episode.