R'coon Dawg

A Mickey Mouse Cartoon

Release Date : August 10, 1951

Synopsis

The racoon Mickey and Pluto hunt fools Mickey into thinking that she's got a family - but Pluto knows her "child" is really Mickey's coonskin cap.

Characters

Mickey Mouse
Pluto
Racoon

Credits

Director
Charles Nichols
Animation
Norm Ferguson
Marvin Woodward
Fred Moore
Backgrounds
Art Riley
Effects Animation
Jack Boyd
Layout
Lance Nolley
Story
Ralph Wright
Al Bertino
Music
Paul J. Smith

Video

United States
Cartoon Classics : Limited Gold Editions II : Life With Mickey
Germany
Pluto auf der Jagd
Donald Superstar and Co.
Italy
Video Parade 7
Cartoon Classics : Limited Gold Editions II : La Vita con Toplolino

Laserdiscs

United States
Cartoon Classics : Limited Gold Editions II : Life With Mickey
Japan
The Hunting Instinct
I Love Mickey
Disney Cartoon Festival 5

DVD

United States
Disney Treasures : Wave 3 : Mickey Mouse in Living Color (Volume 2)
Walt Disney's Funny Factory with Mickey
Germany
Disney Treasures : Wave 3 : Mickey Mouse in Living Color (Volume 2)
Italy
Disney Treasures : Wave 3 : Mickey Mouse in Living Color (Volume 2)
Canada
Walt Disney's Funny Factory with Mickey
Sweden
Disney Treasures : Wave 3 : Mickey Mouse in Living Color (Volume 2)
United Kingdom
Disney Treasures : Wave 3 : Mickey Mouse in Living Color (Volume 2)

Television

The Ink and Paint Club: Episode 16: Escapees From the Ark
Mickey's Mouse Tracks: Episode 76
Donald's Quack Attack: Episode 2

Original Animator's Drafts


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Technical Specification

Color Type: Technicolor
Animation Type: Standard animation
Sound Mix: Mono
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Negative Format: 35mm
Print Format: 35mm
Cinematographic Process: Spherical
Original Language: English

Comments

From Baruch Weiss : In this short Mickey plays the role of Elmer Fudd, but Mickey is not hunting for a rabbit; he's coon huntin'! Anyway good short. I enjoy the music over the main titles.