If Loki were to run free and pee on hydrants with a made up crew of canine pop culture icons, the following would be his ideal pack.
Rowlf the Dog Breed: Indeterminite (I'm guessing Spaniel/Chesapeake Bay Retriever/Poodle) Adopted from: Jim Henson's imagination or Discovered at Piano Bar by Kermit the Frog on the way to Hollywood Favourite Treat: playing piano, bad puns, dry jokes, Weezer Known for: being the first true Muppet, face of Purina Dog Chow (1962) Personality: Calm, Easy going, unflustered, to some sources, his character is closest to Jim Henson's personality Trivia: Has solo album entitled "Old Brown Ears"
Barkley (originally named Woof-Woof) Breed: Indeterminite (I'm guessing sheepdog/goldendoodle) Adopted from: Big Bird as a puppy Favourite treat: human food! Known for: being able to use sign language, being Big Bird's bestie, being well travelled (China, Japan) , Ward on Sesame Street Trivia: in 1977 was initially conceived as an acrobatic ape
SPROCKET Breed: Sheepdog (tho I see more Schnauzer) Home: Lives with bestfriend Doc hangs out in his workshop, often catches Gobo, Personality: perplexed by his owner's eccentric behavior and odd inventions, often barks, is very lively, shows facial expression and pantomime to point, often helps with odd jobs and some labour. A great worker dog. Favourite things: Airdales, specifically Marigold, chasing cats. Fluffinella...
Ace Yu from Dog City Breed: shepherd Favourite things: Film Noire, 1930's...that's 13,510 in dog years, his Restaurant, has thrown Sprocket out of his bar Trivia: Several dogs from this special recreated the actual Dogs Playing Poker painting
the Muppet dog cast of "Dog City" with Elliot Shag the german shepherd as writer
Watson Breed: bloodhound Favourite thing: sniffing out clues and solving mysteries before Sherlock does Personality: faithful companion, good communicator using motioning and barks
Cranky the Rottendoodle Adopted on Sesame Street by Oscar Favourite things: love Personality: helpful, polite, playful, fun, energetic (the opposite of what Oscar wanted in a pet, so much that he took her to the vet to find out what's wrong with her)
Brandeis Breed: Labrador Favourite Things: helping people, working Personality: happily accepts the challenge and, after weeks of training, becomes an official service dog. Trivia: newest member of the muppet pack, appeared in 2012
Jake the Dog Breed: Hound Adopted: found roaming the streets, Bear in the Big Blue House took him in on Christmas Eve and eventually adopted him Favourite thing: authority, being in charge Personality: likes to do things for himself and somewhat resists Bear and the others' attempts to help him but then becomes very good friends, speaks with a southern patois
Last but not least, this is an actual muppet i own, and it was made in my likeness from New York. You can design your own through the FAO Shwartz website.
Fank you fank you fank you to the pack over at Hailey Chronicles for the lovely and wonderful mention. I am very new to the dogginbloggin universe, and I'm not sure how to use the "wordless wednesdays" "mischief mondays" as links, but if anyone has any tips I'd really appreciate it so I can pay lovely compliments forward like this one: